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Inspired by migrant caravans, new wave of Cubans seek U.S. asylum

09 Apr 2019

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico Isel Rojas put his dream of leaving Cuba on hold when the United States ended a generous immigration policy for island residents. But watching coverage of migrant caravans heading from Central America towards the United States on Cuban television last year, he began to see a new path. | Video

Televisa shares in dramatic fall after CEO 'no spinoff' comments

22 Feb 2019

MEXICO CITY Shares in Mexican broadcaster Televisa plunged the most in more than 17 years on Friday after weak earnings and comments by Co-Chief Executive Alfonso de Angoitia that a spinoff of business units would not benefit shareholders.

UPDATE 2-Televisa shares in dramatic fall after CEO 'no spinoff' comments

22 Feb 2019

MEXICO CITY, Feb 22 Shares in Mexican broadcaster Televisa plunged the most in more than 17 years on Friday after weak earnings and comments by Co-Chief Executive Alfonso de Angoitia that a spinoff of business units would not benefit shareholders.

U.S. set to send first group of asylum seekers back to Mexico

26 Jan 2019

TIJUANA/MEXICO CITY, Mexico The United States was expected to send a first group of 20 Central American asylum seekers back to Mexico through the border city of Tijuana on Friday as part of President Donald Trump's hardening of longstanding U.S. immigration policy.

Mexicans embrace bikes, scooters as fuel shortage drags on

11 Jan 2019

MEXICO CITY Mexicans faced with a fuel shortage are turning to bikes and scooters, generating business for startups that rent those alternative rides, but straining operations for ride-hailing service Uber in some cities.

Mexican president owns no cars or real estate, but his wife does

05 Jan 2019

MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday he owns no real estate, vehicles or personal property, echoing what experts say is a pattern among the country's politicians of shifting assets to relatives.

U.S. activists helped migrants in Mexico during border clash

04 Jan 2019

(This December 3rd story has been refilled to correct reference activists in paragraphs 4 and 20, making clear some from outside the Border Support Network)

America Movil fined $128 million by Mexican telecoms regulator

21 Dec 2018

MEXICO CITY America Movil, the telecoms giant controlled by the family of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, said on Thursday that it had been fined nearly $128 million by the country's telecoms regulator, a decision it vowed to fight.

America Movil fined $128 million by Mexican telecoms regulator

21 Dec 2018

MEXICO CITY, Dec 20 America Movil, the telecoms giant controlled by the family of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, said on Thursday that it had been fined nearly $128 million by the country's telecoms regulator, a decision it vowed to fight.

Uber begins accepting cash in Mexico City, tapping key market

01 Nov 2018

MEXICO CITY Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that it would begin accepting cash fares in Mexico City, seizing on a recent Supreme Court decision, though local government has yet to approve the form of payment.

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