Mexico City Bureau

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
Reporting Hate
Discrimination takes on many forms. It can be blatant and degrading. This is the story of what happens to two sisters from a small town when they go to the big city.
September 28, 2017
Reporting Hate
Mexico’s capital has legalized gay marriage and promotes tolerance, but homophobic jokes and slurs still prevail. So what do you do when the situation plays against you — and within your closest circle?
September 27, 2017
Tec de Monterrey, Mexico City Campus
Mexico is struggling with the aftermath of last week’s earthquakes. Official reports say the death toll has risen to 325 people; 186 in Mexico City alone.
September 25, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
After the devastating earthquake in Mexico, the trade offices of Arizona and Phoenix in Mexico City are trying to help the affected communities.
September 22, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
There’s been sadness and grief in Mexico City, but also an amazing display of benevolence and kindness.
September 21, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
After an earthquake struck Mexico City, thousands volunteered to help. Ordinary citizens volunteered to dig through rubble for survivors while others delivered supplies to disaster areas.
September 21, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.
September 19, 2017
Benjamin Netanyahu
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Mexico this week — the first-ever such visit.
September 15, 2017
Favorable views of the United States have sharply declined in Mexico, amid deep disapproval of President Trump’s policies toward the neighboring country.
September 14, 2017
A National Seismologic Service monitor
Mexico is still facing the devastation left by last Thursday’s earthquake, its strongest recorded so far.
September 12, 2017
Earthquake damage in Tabasco, Mexico
A powerful earthquake struck just off the coast of Mexico late Thursday night. Mexico’s president Enrique Peña Nieto called the magnitude 8.2 earthquake the strongest in a century.
September 08, 2017
Shrimp boat
Mexico is investing in a major energy deal that could represent billions of dollars in trade with the U.S. It’s a massive construction project from Texas to Central Mexico. But the project is leaving one group of Mexican workers on the sideline of the economic boom.
September 08, 2017
Veracruz Gulf
International oil corporations are rushing to the Mexican side of the Gulf of Mexico. For the first time in decades, the country is opening up its energy sector. And the interest in its deep-water reserves has come from global big guns like ExxonMobil and even the Chinese government to the tune of an expected $60 billion in investment.
September 07, 2017
While politicians debate the North American Free Trade Agreement, companies from states like Arizona visit Mexico to spread their wings, as the aerospace segment works to grow while avoiding politics.
September 06, 2017
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “deep regret” following the White House’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded young people living in the state illegally from deportation.
September 05, 2017
The U.S., Mexico and Canada will enter the second round of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday.
August 31, 2017
mexican secretary of foreign affairs
Last Sunday, President Donald Trump criticized Mexico again. And the neighboring country replied — by offering support.
August 28, 2017
President Donald Trump said Tuesday in Phoenix his administration will probably end up terminating NAFTA. But, at the same time, other prominent Arizonans were arriving in Mexico City to pursue the opposite.
August 24, 2017

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