Tuesday, December 5, 2023
Salazar CDMX guns

US Ambassador Salazar acknowledges scale of illegal arms trafficking to Mexico

President López Obrador hailed Salazar's statement that 7 in 10 weapons used in violent crime in Mexico come from the U.S. as "extremely important."
Busy Cancun airport

Over 17 million tourists have flown into Mexico this year

The number of international visitors who arrived by air in the first 10 months of this year is higher than those recorded in the same period of 2019.
Alfredo Ramírez Bedolla

Michoacán governor announces European investments in the state

Alfredo Ramírez Bedolla visited several European countries to meet with businesses interested in investing in Michoacán, including in green energy.
Alicia Bárcena in China

Foreign Affairs Minister Bárcena visits China to purchase supplies for Acapulco

Alicia Bárcena visited Beijing, and will next stop in South Korea. The two Asian countries are Mexico's biggest trading partners after the United States.

10 best art and history exhibits to see in Mexico City in December

Looking to round out 2023 with a dose of culture? Here are 10 of the best exhibitions open this month in Mexico City.
Sam Garcia

Nuevo León political crisis abates, interim governor steps down

As the dust settles from the state's political crisis, Samuel García officially withdraws from the 2024 presidential race.

Bodies of 5 young men found in an abandoned car in Celaya

The victims were reportedly medical students at Celaya's Universidad Latina de México and had been shot; the motive is unknown.
President López Obrador, dressed in a white guayabera, shakes the hand of a supporter while others crowd around and take pictures.

What is President López Obrador’s approval rating at the 5-year mark?

Despite lower ratings on corruption and public security, AMLO's approval rating has yet to dip below 50%.

Sonora governor calls on US to reopen Arizona border crossing

The governors of Sonora and Arizona criticized the closure and called on the United States government to find a better solution at the crossing.

Valuable 16th-century document repatriated from Spain to Mexico

A Spanish citizen additionally returned to the Mexican government three pre-Columbian statuettes that originally taken from Nayarit.

Wet and cold weather in the forecast across Mexico

It continues to be a wet winter in Mexico, with heavy rainfall forecast throughout the first week of December.