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Brazil, Mexico settle dispute over auto exports


March 17th, 2012 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 17 (IANS/EFE) Mexico and Brazil have modified their accord regulating bilateral trade in automobiles, including agreeing to cap the value of their vehicle exports over next three ... Read more...

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Mexico’s 2011 growth outlook improves


December 2nd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 2 (IANS/EFE) Analysts have raised their growth outlook for the Mexican economy, the central bank said Thursday.According to Banco de Mexico's November survey of financial service firms, ... Read more...

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Mexican central bank warns of risks arising from Europe, US


October 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 27 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's central bank said the greatest risks to the country's economy and financial system stem from the debt crisis in Europe and its possible contagion ... Read more...

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Mexican economy may slow down on US woes


August 5th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 5 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's manufacturing activity has started to reflect the economic slowdown in the US, with a further drop in activity likely if the US economy remains ... Read more...

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Mexico’s central bank raises growth forecast


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 10 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's central bank has announced it has revised upward its forecast for economic growth this year, from a range of 3.2 percent to 4.2 percent to one ... Read more...

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IMF likely to expand credit line for Mexico


December 15th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is likely to approve Mexico's request to increase to $73 billion the flexible credit line the institution created last year for Latin ... Read more...

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38 percent of Mexican women suffer gender violence


July 21st, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 21 (IANS/EFE) Thirtyeight percent of Mexican women suffer physical, sexual or psychological aggression, and nearly 75 percent of victims don't report the abuse, according to a report from industrial-safety ... Read more...

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Bankers expect Mexico’s economy to grow 5 percent


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Acapulco (Mexico), April 23 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's economy, which contracted by 6.5 percent in 2009, will grow 5 percent this year, thanks to the solid recovery that is underway, a bankers' association said ... Read more...

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Mexican GDP fell 6.5 percent in 2009


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 23 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's gross domestic product (GDP) shrank by 6.5 percent last year amid the global recession, authorities said. The figure was at the less severe end of the range ... Read more...

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Mexico raises 2010 GDP forecast


February 19th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 19 (IANS/EFE) Finance officials raised Mexico's growth forecast for 2010 from 3 percent to 3.9 percent following the release of new figures suggesting an economic recovery is in progress. The ... Read more...

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Mexico’s economy contracts 6.2 percent in third quarter


November 22nd, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 22 (EFE) Mexico's gross domestic product fell by 6.2 percent in the third quarter relative to the same period of 2008, beating analysts' expectations, authorities said. Inegi statistics institute said ... Read more...

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Mexico no longer in recession, says president


November 6th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 6 (EFE) The Mexican economy grew 2.7 percent in the third quarter and has therefore climbed out of its worst recession in decades, President Felipe Calderon has said. "This result ... Read more...

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Mexican government to raise taxes, cut spending


September 10th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 10 (EFE) The Mexican government has proposed a 2010 budget that includes deep cuts in public spending and increased taxes on income and consumption to cover an expected revenue ... Read more...

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‘Besame mucho’: Mexico reaches out after swine flu


May 21st, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Andrea Sosa Cabrios Mexico City, May 21 (DPA) Now that Mexico seems to have weathered the worst of the public health storm from the new influenza virus A(H1N1), Mexican authorities have launched ... Read more...

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Mexican economy shrinks 8.2 percent in first quarter


May 21st, 2009 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 21 (EFE) Mexico's gross domestic product fell 8.2 percent during the first quarter compared with the same period last year, the country's statistics agency INEGI said Wednesday. As recently ... Read more...

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Swine flu epidemic hits Mexican economy


April 30th, 2009 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
By Nelson Keiman Mexico City, April 30 (DPA) The ongoing swine flu epidemic is hitting Mexico City's economy hard and is starting to hurt business in other parts of Mexico, according to official ... Read more...

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Mexico publishes list of US imports subject to punitive tariffs


March 19th, 2009 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 18 (EFE) Mexico Wednesday released a list of nearly 90 US products that will face import tariffs of up to 20 percent in reprisal for US Congress' cancellation ... Read more...

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