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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.
November 21, 2017
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.
November 20, 2017
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.
November 14, 2017
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.
November 13, 2017
Earthquake damage in Tabasco, Mexico
The American government wants to help Mexico assess the damage of the devastating earthquake that hit the country almost two months ago.
November 09, 2017
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.
November 08, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
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.
November 01, 2017
arizona commerce authority
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.
October 30, 2017
Cemex bridge
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.
October 26, 2017
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.
October 24, 2017
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.
October 24, 2017
The Mexican government is weighing in on a lawsuit in which a handful of Texas cities are challenging their state’s new law.
October 23, 2017
parked cars
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.
October 23, 2017
Justin Trudeau
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.
October 13, 2017
Route of Friendship
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.
October 12, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
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.
October 09, 2017
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.
October 05, 2017
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.
October 05, 2017
Earthquake damage in Tabasco, Mexico
Arizona businesses and individuals are continuing to donate toward relief for the earthquake that struck central Mexico last month.
October 02, 2017
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.
October 02, 2017