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A billion-barrel crude discovery in Mexico could be just the lure the country needs to boost investment from oil…
07.24 / 04:32
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Jonathan Barrantes walks between the rows of shoots, naming one by one each species in the tree nursery that he manages, in the south of Costa Rica’s Caribbean coastal region. There are fruit trees, ceibas that will take decades to grow to full size. and timber species for forestry plantations. The tree nursery run by […]The post Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast Pools Efforts Against Climate Change appeared first on Inter Press Ser…
07.24 / 03:56
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Statoil Brasil Oleo e Gas Ltda has awarded Seadrill two service contracts for exploration drilling in the BM-S-8 license in Brazil's Santos…
07.24 / 00:35
worldoil.com
Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — More than 40,000 tourists per day are expected during the Riviera Maya summer holiday season which began July 8. The figures were reported by the General Directorate of  Solidarity …
07.24 / 00:22
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Cancún, Q.R. — A new tourist tax is expected to be put into place soon for those arriving to the region by air. Officials are expecting the additional fee of $20 USD per person …
07.24 / 00:22
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Riviera Maya, Q.R. — Oscar winning actress Lupita Amondi Nyong’o spent some of her free time this past week enjoying Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The actress chose to stay at Hotel Esencia in Riviera Maya (halfway be…
07.24 / 00:22
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32 MURDERS A DAY eldiario.ec /(machine translated) affected by the lack of job opportunities, José traveled with his family from Haycopungo, north of Otavalo, to Colombia. He was selling clothes and crafts. Carmen was in the eighth month of pregnancy and therefore planned to return to Ecuador to give birth in Otavalo. Jose had told …
minuto30.com / In the afternoon hours of Saturday, July 22, the corpse of a US citizen was found in a house in the San Joaquin neighborhood. According to preliminary information, the man, who was 68 years old, had arrived at that residence last Thursday, and precisely since that day at night, they had no report…
BRAZIL: Nordex has completed the deal to supply 65 turbines to a project in Piaui, northern Brazil, being developed by Atlantic Renewable…
07.23 / 06:29
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AT LEAST 300 VICTIMS OF FACEBOOK SCAM / HEAD OF CRIMINAL GROUP IS FOREIGNER EL TELÉGRAFO / MACHINE TRANSLATED/ The offer was very attractive: loans between $ 1,000 and $ 100,000 at 1% interest. The announcement circulated on Facebook and there were those who risked to participate, despite the same route appear warnings from the …
Riviera Maya, Q.R. — Mexico has officially increased a notch on the UN World Tourism scale as it takes over eighth place from Turkey. According to figures from the UN World Tourism Organization, Mexico passed Turkey f…
07.23 / 00:26
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Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Local chambers and government bodies of the state emphasize the importance of dealing only with licensed real estate agents in Quintana Roo. In a joint press conference, the Chamber of …
07.23 / 00:26
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An organization protesting the construction of a brewery in Mexicali, Baja California, clashed with police last night resulting in the arrests of at least three protesters in yet another chapter FULL STORY The post Brewery protesters clash with police appeared first on Mexico News…
07.22 / 23:19
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A Mexican student was among 60 from around the world who were chosen to attend Global Youth Summit 2017 during the past week and discuss ideas to change the world. Eric FULL STORY The post Mexican student is Global Changemaker appeared first on Mexico News …
07.22 / 22:11
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Investigators of sexual abuse in a Jalisco kindergarten are pursuing a possible link between the school’s English teacher and a United States citizen wanted for the production of child pornography. FULL STORY The post Child pornographer link probed in Chapala appeared first on Mexico News…
07.22 / 21:09
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Counting porpoises is doubtless a challenging task but the federal environmental attorney declared this week that the number of remaining vaquita porpoises is higher than estimated earlier this year. The FULL STORY The post More vaquitas remain than thought: Profepa appeared first on Mexico News…
07.22 / 20:11
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A Catholic priest who admitted in an interview that he engages in sex has caused a stir in the church and brought an apology from the archdiocese of Hermosillo. Tomás FULL STORY The post Priest creates stir with sex life revelations appeared first on Mexico News …
07.22 / 19:13
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Authorities in Jalisco have discovered and shut down a cartel training camp where recruits were held against their will while they received instruction in the use of firearms, attack skills FULL STORY The post Cartel training camp shut down in Jalisco appeared first on Mexico News…
07.22 / 18:12
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Nayarit this week became the third state in Mexico to allow modifications to birth certificates for gender identity reasons, acknowledging the right to legal equality for transgender people. The modification FULL STORY The post State allows changes to birth certificates appeared first on Mexico News…
07.22 / 17:13
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The Tamaulipas state prosecutor has released a composite sketch of one of the suspects in the case of a Spanish woman’s disappearance July 2. The drawing depicts a young man FULL STORY The post Sketch released of abduction suspect appeared first on Mexico News D…
07.22 / 15:15
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