Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Where do I put my freaking car?

Few challenges in Mexico are as great as the day-to-day struggle to drive... or even worse - park your car.
From left to right: Mexican soccer star Rafa Marquez and coach Javier Aguirre on a soccer pitch in a previous World Cup

A former head coach and a former star player return to save ‘El Tri’

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Mexican fans hope Javier Aguirre — who coached the men's national team in two World Cups — and Rafa Márquez can end El Tri's losing streak.
A bird flies over the wetlands with the city skyline in the background

Director says Lake Texcoco Ecological Park will be inaugurated in August

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The huge recreational park and reserve covers an area 17 times larger than Mexico City's Chapultepec Park.
Sofía Bassi)

Sofía Bassi: Mexico’s first and most murderous surrealist

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A talented and creative painter, her long and successful career was tarnished by her involvement in the murder of her son-in-law in Acapulco.
From left to right: Mexican soccer star Rafa Marquez and coach Javier Aguirre on a soccer pitch in a previous World Cup

A former head coach and a former star player return to save ‘El Tri’

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Mexican fans hope Javier Aguirre — who coached the men's national team in two World Cups — and Rafa Márquez can end El Tri's losing streak.
A bird flies over the wetlands with the city skyline in the background

Director says Lake Texcoco Ecological Park will be inaugurated in August

0
The huge recreational park and reserve covers an area 17 times larger than Mexico City's Chapultepec Park.
Sofía Bassi)

Sofía Bassi: Mexico’s first and most murderous surrealist

1
A talented and creative painter, her long and successful career was tarnished by her involvement in the murder of her son-in-law in Acapulco.
The authorities confiscated 3,920 kilograms of material presumed to be methamphetamine, along with precursor chemicals and lab materials.

Authorities shut down second-largest drug lab found during AMLO’s term

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The bust is the second significant blow to drug cartels this month after the Navy seized nearly 90 tonnes of a precursor chemical in Colima.
Aeromexico plane on display at an event where visitors are walking around a large tarmac near the plane

New daily Aeroméxico flight will connect Mexico City to Newark

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Starting in October, a new Aeroméxico daily flight will connect Mexico City International Airport and Newark Liberty Airport.
Inland Mexico should prepare for heavy to intense rainfall throughout the rest of the week.

The week starts off wet and windy across Mexico

1
Some areas will see over 100 millimeters of accumulated rainfall as two new tropical waves move over Mexico.
A migrant caravan arriving in Tapachula, Chiapas on Sunday

Migrant caravan of at least 1,000 heads north from Chiapas

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Many of the migrants are fearful that a Donald Trump victory in the U.S. presidential election could bring tighter border restrictions.
UPS truck in Mexico

UPS to buy Mexican delivery firm Estafeta ‘as the shift to nearshoring continues’

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UPS CEO Carol Tomé noted that "Mexico's role in global trade is growing" in a statement about the acquisition, which is expected to be finalized this year.
Street in Cuernavaca

Where do I put my freaking car?

5
Few challenges in Mexico are as great as the day-to-day struggle to drive... or even worse - park your car.
Marcelo Ebrard looks over his glasses

Say what? A jumbled story from Trump sparks outrage among Mexican politicians

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An insult combined with a vague antecedent led to a minor diplomatic incident.
statue of the Goddess Ixchel at the Isla Mujeres Temazcal

Bathing with a goddess on Cozumel

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A ceremony on the southern tip of the island offers visitors a chance to meet a Mayan deity in an ancient and mystical ritual.
An aerial view of the ArcelorMittal steel plant in Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán.

ArcelorMittal steelworks strike in Michoacán ends after 55 days

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Union workers began blocking the steel plant on May 28 due to disagreements over profit-sharing payments.
The authorities confiscated 3,920 kilograms of material presumed to be methamphetamine, along with precursor chemicals and lab materials.

Authorities shut down second-largest drug lab found during AMLO’s term

2
The bust is the second significant blow to drug cartels this month after the Navy seized nearly 90 tonnes of a precursor chemical in Colima.
Aeromexico plane on display at an event where visitors are walking around a large tarmac near the plane

New daily Aeroméxico flight will connect Mexico City to Newark

0
Starting in October, a new Aeroméxico daily flight will connect Mexico City International Airport and Newark Liberty Airport.
Inland Mexico should prepare for heavy to intense rainfall throughout the rest of the week.

The week starts off wet and windy across Mexico

1
Some areas will see over 100 millimeters of accumulated rainfall as two new tropical waves move over Mexico.
A migrant caravan arriving in Tapachula, Chiapas on Sunday

Migrant caravan of at least 1,000 heads north from Chiapas

0
Many of the migrants are fearful that a Donald Trump victory in the U.S. presidential election could bring tighter border restrictions.
UPS truck in Mexico

UPS to buy Mexican delivery firm Estafeta ‘as the shift to nearshoring continues’

3
UPS CEO Carol Tomé noted that "Mexico's role in global trade is growing" in a statement about the acquisition, which is expected to be finalized this year.
Street in Cuernavaca

Where do I put my freaking car?

5
Few challenges in Mexico are as great as the day-to-day struggle to drive... or even worse - park your car.
Mugshots of eight people who won in Michoacan's 2024 local elections. as trans women. They all appear conventionally male.

Michoacán investigates 8 male political candidates who posed as trans women

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Controversy surrounds the fraudulent actions of eight candidates who registered as trans women — and won — in various municipalities of Michoacán.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum with six newly announced cabinet members

Claudia Sheinbaum announces first 6 cabinet appointments

6
President-elect Sheinbaum announced who will serve as ministers of economy, foreign affairs, environment, agriculture, science and legal counsel.
Claudia Sheinbaum at a meeting with legislators

Polls on Morena’s judicial reform show the majority of Mexicans support it

9
The polls were commissioned by Morena and surveyed over 3,800 people on topics related to the proposed judicial reform.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

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Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.
UPS truck in Mexico

UPS to buy Mexican delivery firm Estafeta ‘as the shift to nearshoring continues’

3
UPS CEO Carol Tomé noted that "Mexico's role in global trade is growing" in a statement about the acquisition, which is expected to be finalized this year.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

12
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

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Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
MXN - Mexican Peso
USD
18.19
CAD
13.20
UPS truck in Mexico

UPS to buy Mexican delivery firm Estafeta ‘as the shift to nearshoring continues’

3
UPS CEO Carol Tomé noted that "Mexico's role in global trade is growing" in a statement about the acquisition, which is expected to be finalized this year.
An aerial view of the ArcelorMittal steel plant in Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán.

ArcelorMittal steelworks strike in Michoacán ends after 55 days

0
Union workers began blocking the steel plant on May 28 due to disagreements over profit-sharing payments.
MXN - Mexican Peso
USD
18.19
CAD
13.20
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend Donald’ a letter

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"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
Claudia Sheinbuam stands with her new cabinet appointees on a stage with the words "Claudia Sheinbaum, Presidenta."

Claudia Sheinbaum names ministers of culture, tourism and labor

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With the appointment of the three officials, only the army and navy ministries remain to be announced.
Street in Cuernavaca

Where do I put my freaking car?

5
Few challenges in Mexico are as great as the day-to-day struggle to drive... or even worse - park your car.
Holbox Island, Mexico

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Quintana Roo

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Mexico's tourism treasure could be the perfect place for a new home in the latest installation of our Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide - if you can brave the masses and the urban development.
For rent sign

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

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From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
Aeromexico plane on display at an event where visitors are walking around a large tarmac near the plane

New daily Aeroméxico flight will connect Mexico City to Newark

0
Starting in October, a new Aeroméxico daily flight will connect Mexico City International Airport and Newark Liberty Airport.

I’m a Mexico City tour guide: These are the questions I get asked again and again

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From drinking the water to how best to dodge Montezuma's revenge, here are some of the most frequent enquiries.
Tenacatita, Costalegre best beaches

An insider’s guide to the 5 best beaches along Costalegre, Jalisco

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If Puerto Vallarta seems too busy, Costalegre offers sun, sea sand and tranquility to those seeking paradise.
Holbox Island, Mexico

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Quintana Roo

4
Mexico's tourism treasure could be the perfect place for a new home in the latest installation of our Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide - if you can brave the masses and the urban development.
For rent sign

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

2
From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
The authorities confiscated 3,920 kilograms of material presumed to be methamphetamine, along with precursor chemicals and lab materials.

Authorities shut down second-largest drug lab found during AMLO’s term

2
The bust is the second significant blow to drug cartels this month after the Navy seized nearly 90 tonnes of a precursor chemical in Colima.
Inland Mexico should prepare for heavy to intense rainfall throughout the rest of the week.

The week starts off wet and windy across Mexico

1
Some areas will see over 100 millimeters of accumulated rainfall as two new tropical waves move over Mexico.
Pioneer Bacalar

Why Bacalar, The Maldives of Mexico, is the perfect place to invest

3
Brought to you together with Pioneer Bacalar: Find tranquility and luxury in the perfect surroundings of the Bacalar Lagoon and escape to Mexico's most exciting new development.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.
El Chavo del 8 and La Chilindrina

The story of ‘Little Shakespeare’ and a generation of Mexican comedy

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Who was the man behind Mexican TV's most iconic characters and what was the complicated legacy he left behind?
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

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The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
statue of the Goddess Ixchel at the Isla Mujeres Temazcal

Bathing with a goddess on Cozumel

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A ceremony on the southern tip of the island offers visitors a chance to meet a Mayan deity in an ancient and mystical ritual.
A date skipping through the street

Choose your own adventure: A lover’s guide to 10 Mexico City date ideas

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They call Paris the "City of Love" but that's because they haven't tried dating in the Mexican capital yet - send sparks flying at once of these amazing (and romantic) locations.

I’m a Mexico City tour guide: These are the questions I get asked again...

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From drinking the water to how best to dodge Montezuma's revenge, here are some of the most frequent enquiries.
Tenacatita, Costalegre best beaches

An insider’s guide to the 5 best beaches along Costalegre, Jalisco

1
If Puerto Vallarta seems too busy, Costalegre offers sun, sea sand and tranquility to those seeking paradise.
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

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A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
Jalapeños poppers recipe

Get your jalapeños popping with this cheese stuffed recipe

1
What happens when jalapeños spice meets melted cheese and smoked bacon? Try this recipe and find out.

What do I need to know before undergoing laser skin treatment in Mexico?

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Medical expert Dr. Lara returns to share her advice on how to find the best laser skin treatments in Mexico.

Beauty and wellness apps to help you look and feel great anywhere, any time

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From destination wedding makeup to relaxing couples massages, these apps let you pamper yourself in style, anytime or anywhere.
Sofía Bassi)

Sofía Bassi: Mexico’s first and most murderous surrealist

1
A talented and creative painter, her long and successful career was tarnished by her involvement in the murder of her son-in-law in Acapulco.
El Chavo del 8 and La Chilindrina

The story of ‘Little Shakespeare’ and a generation of Mexican comedy

0
Who was the man behind Mexican TV's most iconic characters and what was the complicated legacy he left behind?
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

0
The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
A bird flies over the wetlands with the city skyline in the background

Director says Lake Texcoco Ecological Park will be inaugurated in August

0
The huge recreational park and reserve covers an area 17 times larger than Mexico City's Chapultepec Park.
The authorities confiscated 3,920 kilograms of material presumed to be methamphetamine, along with precursor chemicals and lab materials.

Authorities shut down second-largest drug lab found during AMLO’s term

2
The bust is the second significant blow to drug cartels this month after the Navy seized nearly 90 tonnes of a precursor chemical in Colima.
Inland Mexico should prepare for heavy to intense rainfall throughout the rest of the week.

The week starts off wet and windy across Mexico

1
Some areas will see over 100 millimeters of accumulated rainfall as two new tropical waves move over Mexico.
Strawberry pie

Celebrate Mexico’s strawberry capital with this whipped cream pie

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Nothing makes summers better than fresh fruit and tequila, so why not try both in this incredible recipe?
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

2
A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
Jalapeños poppers recipe

Get your jalapeños popping with this cheese stuffed recipe

1
What happens when jalapeños spice meets melted cheese and smoked bacon? Try this recipe and find out.
The Quintana Roo municipalities of Tulum and Felipe Carrillo Puerto are projected to see their populations increase by 447%.

Can Quintana Roo keep up with the coming population explosion?

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With a new international airport, a new train and thriving tourism, Quintana Roo is undergoing a major transformation.
Pioneer Bacalar

Why Bacalar, The Maldives of Mexico, is the perfect place to invest

3
Brought to you together with Pioneer Bacalar: Find tranquility and luxury in the perfect surroundings of the Bacalar Lagoon and escape to Mexico's most exciting new development.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.
An eco home

3 easy ways to make your Mexican home more sustainable

2
From saving water to harnessing the power of the sun, there are plenty of ways to help the environment while enjoying your dream home in the Mexican sun.

All you need to know about Eastern medicine in Mexico

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Traditional Chinese medicine in Mexico is bigger than ever, with licensed practitioners all over the country offering a variety of techniques.

What do I need to know before undergoing laser skin treatment in Mexico?

0
Medical expert Dr. Lara returns to share her advice on how to find the best laser skin treatments in Mexico.

Beauty and wellness apps to help you look and feel great anywhere, any time

0
From destination wedding makeup to relaxing couples massages, these apps let you pamper yourself in style, anytime or anywhere.
UPS truck in Mexico

UPS to buy Mexican delivery firm Estafeta ‘as the shift to nearshoring continues’

3
UPS CEO Carol Tomé noted that "Mexico's role in global trade is growing" in a statement about the acquisition, which is expected to be finalized this year.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

12
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

1
Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
Mugshots of eight people who won in Michoacan's 2024 local elections. as trans women. They all appear conventionally male.

Michoacán investigates 8 male political candidates who posed as trans women

1
Controversy surrounds the fraudulent actions of eight candidates who registered as trans women — and won — in various municipalities of Michoacán.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum with six newly announced cabinet members

Claudia Sheinbaum announces first 6 cabinet appointments

6
President-elect Sheinbaum announced who will serve as ministers of economy, foreign affairs, environment, agriculture, science and legal counsel.
Claudia Sheinbaum at a meeting with legislators

Polls on Morena’s judicial reform show the majority of Mexicans support it

9
The polls were commissioned by Morena and surveyed over 3,800 people on topics related to the proposed judicial reform.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

12
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Oscar del Cueto Cuevas of CPKC de México

Our CEO interviews CPKC de México president, Oscar Del Cueto Cuevas

4
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares insights from his conversation with Del Cueto about how railways connect North America.
Mexican flag and papel picado

Where to live in Mexico 2024 ratings from Mexico News Daily

53
Mexico News Daily introduces a new series of articles for expats looking to move to Mexico and help them make a match with their ideal place to live.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

12
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Oscar del Cueto Cuevas of CPKC de México

Our CEO interviews CPKC de México president, Oscar Del Cueto Cuevas

4
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares insights from his conversation with Del Cueto about how railways connect North America.
Mexican flag and papel picado

Where to live in Mexico 2024 ratings from Mexico News Daily

53
Mexico News Daily introduces a new series of articles for expats looking to move to Mexico and help them make a match with their ideal place to live.