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April 23, 2014
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim struck an 11th-hour deal with the Austrian government on Wednesday to pool their stakes in Telekom Austria, paving the way for Slim to take control of the Austrian phone company. Slim’s telecoms giant, America Movil (AMXL.MX), agreed to vote in favor of a 1 billion euro capital increase for Telekom Austria...
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Femicides, domestic violence, human trafficking and sexual crimes are investigated by the Policewomen’s Criminal Investigation Model Unit of the state of Morelos, a 26-member squad launched in November. “The main goal is to investigate and pursue crimes against women and in this way, improve their quality of life,” Morelos State Attorney General Rodrigo Dorantes Salgado...
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Mexico’s veteran World Cup captain Rafael Marquez made an unhappy exit from this year’s Libertadores Cup when he was sent off in Leon’s 1-1 draw with Bolivar in the second leg of their last 16 tie in La Paz on Tuesday. The Bolivian champions, who held Leon to a 2-2 draw in Mexico in last...
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A new documentary examines the links between soccer and Mexican life during El Tri’s rise to international prominence. “In every failure there is a victory. For every day of pain there is a day of glory,” proclaims Mexican soccer documentary Ilusión Nacional. A look back at the nation’s participation in the World Cup and other...
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When you drink a Pisco sour do the ruins of Machu Picchu come to mind? Or does the aroma of a mole poblano bring you to a leisurely dinner on a plaza in Mexico? If this happens then you are experiencing what experts are now calling culinary nation branding. For quite some time nation branding...
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