Friday, June 14, 2024
Mexican pesos

Let’s talk about money: How to ‘pichar un baro’ in Mexico

Language expert Paulina Gerez is back to teach you all about how to talk about money (and spend it) in Mexico.
PCB board

Mexico looks to prioritize development of semiconductor industry

The country is further solidifying efforts to promote the semiconductor industry as part of the North American supply chain.
A smiling girl with clean water

How one nonprofit is cleaning up Mexico’s drinking water

Caminos de Agua is bringing safe, drinkable water back to vulnerable communities in Guanajuato.
Jaguar surrounded by furniture and junk on a backyard patio at night in Cancun

Video of jaguar sighting in Cancún backyard goes viral

The video on social media shows the jaguar prowling a Cancún backyard patio at night and rummaging through the homeowner's belongings.
Mexican flag

Opinion: The risks to liberal democracy and an effective state in Mexico

Former Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan thinks Claudia Sheinbaum needs to repair damage to Mexico's democracy and reputation abroad.

As heat breaks records in Mexico’s north, torrential rains pummel the south

Emergency officials across Mexico are dealing with both a northern heat wave with 50-degree-Celsius temps and heavy rains in the southeast.
Claudia Sheinbaum and AMLO hold their hands in the air in the door of Mexico's National Palace.

Peso still reels from Mexico’s elections, starting the week at over 18 to the US dollar

The peso fell to as low as 18.65 to the dollar on Monday before recouping some of its losses, Bloomberg data shows.

Foreign and multinational companies announce plans to invest over US $39B in Mexico

Amazon Web Services, DHL, Evergo and Daikin are a few of the companies that have announced major investments so far this year.
A model of Saguaro Energía, Mexico Pacific's planned natural gas liquefaction plant.

US-based Mexico Pacific announces plans to invest another US $15B in Mexico

It's one of the largest-ever investments in Mexico from a single company.
Blue cables, like those manufactured by Chinese telecoms manufacturer YOFC, plug into a computer.

Chinese telecoms supplier YOFC opens first plant in Mexico

The Jalisco plant will manufacture optical fiber, cables and other accessories for the Mexican telecommunications industry.
mexican money in a cash register

Annual headline inflation rate went up for third consecutive month in May

However, the annual core inflation rate, which excludes volatile food and energy prices, has maintained its 16-month decline to reach 4.21%.
BYD's initial float on the Mexican Stock Exchange will be 1.1 billion shares.

Chinese EV manufacturer BYD to be listed on Mexican Stock Exchange

If approved by the BMV, the price for BYD shares will be 230.6 Hong Kong dollars (about US $30), starting on Monday.
Mexico City aerial view

Mexico is ‘a country on the rise’ says head of Oxford Business Group, Andrew Jeffreys

In a recent interview, Jeffreys said Mexicans "shouldn't lose sight" of the economic progress that's been made in the last 30 years.
Press conference with Morena congressional leader

Peso falls after Morena congressional leader announces reform approval plans

The peso declined rapidly by over 2.7% to the US dollar on Thursday afternoon in response to the statements from Deputy Ignacio Mier.
Shipping containers at Manzanillo port

April was Mexico’s best month ever for US export revenue as bilateral trade booms

Mexico's total share of the U.S. import market was up to nearly 16% in the first four months of 2024, continuing to surpass both Canada and China.
Rogelio Ramírez de la O and Claudia Sheinbaum

Sheinbaum and Finance Minister try to calm markets with economic commitments

The peso and the Mexican Stock Exchange both fell after the electoral victory of Sheinbaum and the Morena coalition, but have started to recover today.