Mexico City Bureau

 Mexico To Send Aid To Puerto Rico For Hurricane Relief
Mexican officials say they plan to send aid, including bottled water and electricity experts, to Puerto Rico as the U.S. territory reels from widespread damage left by Hurricane Maria.
Oct. 5, 2017
AZ Businesses Continue To Collect, Donate For Mexico Earthquake
Arizona businesses and individuals are continuing to donate toward relief for the earthquake that struck central Mexico last month.
Oct. 2, 2017
Rescuers Return To U.S. After Earthquake In Mexico
Twenty-three countries sent help after the quake, including the United States. Last weekend, after more than a week of assistance, the U.S. rescue team returned home.
Oct. 2, 2017
Reporting Hate: Clothes, Language Lead To Discrimination For Native Indigenous People In Mexico
Discrimination takes on many forms. It can be blatant and degrading. This is the story of what happens to two sisters from a small town when they go to the big city.
Sep. 28, 2017
Mexico’s capital has legalized gay marriage and promotes tolerance, but homophobic jokes and slurs still prevail. So what do you do when the situation plays against you — and within your closest circle?
Sep. 27, 2017
Grief In Mexico City While It Recovers From Earthquake
Mexico is struggling with the aftermath of last week’s earthquakes. Official reports say the death toll has risen to 325 people; 186 in Mexico City alone.
Sep. 25, 2017
Arizona, Phoenix Offices In Mexico Offer Help After Earthquake
After the devastating earthquake in Mexico, the trade offices of Arizona and Phoenix in Mexico City are trying to help the affected communities.
Sep. 22, 2017
After Earthquake, Volunteers Unify To Confront Horror In Mexico City
There’s been sadness and grief in Mexico City, but also an amazing display of benevolence and kindness.
Sep. 21, 2017
Thousands Volunteer After Mexico
After an earthquake struck Mexico City, thousands volunteered to help. Ordinary citizens volunteered to dig through rubble for survivors while others delivered supplies to disaster areas.
Sep. 21, 2017
Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Sways Buildings In Mexico City
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.
Sep. 19, 2017
For 1st Time Ever, An Israeli Prime Minister Visits Mexico
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Mexico this week — the first-ever such visit.
Sep. 15, 2017
Survey: 65 Percent Of Mexicans View U.S. Negatively
Favorable views of the United States have sharply declined in Mexico, amid deep disapproval of President Trump’s policies toward the neighboring country.
Sep. 14, 2017
 Mexico Faces Earthquake Aftermath; Cancels Help To Texas
Mexico is still facing the devastation left by last Thursday’s earthquake, its strongest recorded so far.
Sep. 12, 2017
8.2 Earthquake Strikes Off Coast Of Mexico, Felt In Mexico City
A powerful earthquake struck just off the coast of Mexico late Thursday night. Mexico’s president Enrique Peña Nieto called the magnitude 8.2 earthquake the strongest in a century.
Sep. 8, 2017
Mexico Fishermen Concerned About Impact Of Natural Gas Pipeline On Livelihood
Mexico is investing in a major energy deal that could represent billions of dollars in trade with the U.S. It’s a massive construction project from Texas to Central Mexico. But the project is leaving one group of Mexican workers on the sideline of the economic boom.
Sep. 8, 2017
Struggling Veracruz Hopes To Capitalize On Black Gold Rush
International oil corporations are rushing to the Mexican side of the Gulf of Mexico. For the first time in decades, the country is opening up its energy sector. And the interest in its deep-water reserves has come from global big guns like ExxonMobil and even the Chinese government to the tune of an expected $60 billion in investment.
Sep. 7, 2017
Aerospace Industry Takes Flight Despite NAFTA Turbulence
While politicians debate the North American Free Trade Agreement, companies from states like Arizona visit Mexico to spread their wings, as the aerospace segment works to grow while avoiding politics.
Sep. 6, 2017
Mexico Responds To Trump
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “deep regret” following the White House’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded young people living in the state illegally from deportation.
Sep. 5, 2017
NAFTA Negotiators Wade Turbulent Waters In Talks
The U.S., Mexico and Canada will enter the second round of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday.
Aug. 31, 2017
Mexico Responds To Trump
Last Sunday, President Donald Trump criticized Mexico again. And the neighboring country replied — by offering support.
Aug. 28, 2017