Mexico City Bureau

U.S. Chamber: AZ Would Be 9th-Worst Hit State In NAFTA Withdraw
As top trade representatives from the U.S., Mexico and Canada are wrapping up the latest round of negotiations over NAFTA, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is saying withdrawing from the agreement would especially hit hard Midwestern industrial states and southern border states, including Arizona.
Nov. 21, 2017
 Mexico, U.S. Plan To Create Energy Block
Mexico and the U.S. are planning to create a cross border energy relationship that ultimately will eliminate both countries dependence on the rest of the world for oil, electricity and natural gas.
Nov. 20, 2017
NAFTA Negotiators Resume Talks Under Tight Deadline
Negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement will resume on Wednesday in Mexico City, as representatives from the U.S, Canada and Mexico are racing to wrap up talks by March.
Nov. 14, 2017
Mexico and Arizona Prepare To ‘Watch The Stars’ Together
Northern Mexico and Arizona share the same star-sparkled sky... as well as the interest to explore it. That’s why institutions from both sides are partnering to build a new telescope in Baja California, hoping to learn more about space.
Nov. 13, 2017
The American government wants to help Mexico assess the damage of the devastating earthquake that hit the country almost two months ago.
Nov. 9, 2017
Elections Endanger Arizona And Sonora´s
Arizona and the Mexican state of Sonora have built a strong relationship during their current administrations, known as "The Megaregion." But next year’s elections in both states endanger their political and economical ties.
Nov. 8, 2017
Mexico Earthquake Victim’s Families Sue Top University, Claim Negligence
Relatives of two students killed on the campus of a prestigious university in Mexico City during last month’s earthquake are calling on local authorities to seek criminal charges against school administrators.
Nov. 1, 2017
Mexican Mining Safety Raises Opportunities For Arizona Companies
Mining is one of the top industries in Mexico and Arizona. But some Arizona companies are looking for new opportunities outside the state. On the other side of the border, mining safety and security are becoming more relevant than ever.
Oct. 30, 2017
Profit Rises Despite Storms, Quakes For Concrete Maker Cemex
Mexican construction materials maker Cemex posted a small increase in profits over the last three months, thanks to higher sales and lower financial costs that helped offset the impact of natural disasters in Mexico and the U.S.
Oct. 26, 2017
With ‘Coco,’ Disney Returns To Mexico And Bets On Latinos
The Walt Disney Company is revisiting south of the border with a new digital animation. The film is called “Coco,” produced by Pixar Studios, and it marks the first time in nearly a century that Disney is returning to film a movie about Mexico.
Oct. 24, 2017
Auto Industry Groups Lobby Trump To Not Scrap NAFTA
Lobby groups representing automakers, suppliers and dealerships began a campaign on Tuesday aimed at convincing President Donald Trump that the North American Free Trade Agreement is worth keeping.
Oct. 24, 2017
Mexico Supports Lawsuit Challenging Texas
The Mexican government is weighing in on a lawsuit in which a handful of Texas cities are challenging their state’s new law.
Oct. 23, 2017
American And Mexican Car Makers Oppose NAFTA Proposals
Auto manufacturers in Mexico are balking at the Trump administration’s proposed changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement, but they’re not the only industry group resisting.
Oct. 23, 2017
Canadian Prime Minister Visits Mexico Amidst NAFTA Discussions
Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau is visiting Mexico City, where he plans to meet with Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto and other top officials for two days.
Oct. 13, 2017
Almost 50 years ago, Mexico City celebrated its Olympic games. A group of citizens decided to recover an important part of its cultural legacy: a forgotten sculpture trail from prominent world artists, like Alexander Calder.
Oct. 12, 2017
A Lesson From Mexico On How To Cope With Tragedies
Shootings, earthquakes, hurricanes, fires - all of these catastrophic experiences affect many in the world. In Mexico City, where a massive quake killed hundreds, plenty of people are learning to cope emotionally with tragedies.
Oct. 9, 2017
Last Known Body Rescued From Rubble After Mexico Earthquake
The last body known to be trapped under rubble after the earthquake was recovered from a collapsed office building in central Mexico City.
Oct. 5, 2017
 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