Teachers protest yesterday in Oaxaca.

No return to classes Monday, says union

The dissident CNTE teachers’ union today rejected the official school calendar and announced its members would return to classes Friday, September 1 rather than next Monday. The announcement came after FULL STORY


IMSS makes record medicine purchase

The Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) is set to buy over 55 billion pesos (almost US $3.07 billion) worth of medicines and other medical supplies, the largest such purchase in FULL STORY