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May 13, 2014
Following two very busy weeks in China and another in Mexico this past week, the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) will now see a week off from competition in its 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour. Last week’s double-gender US$150,000 FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open was filled with sunshine and medals as Latvia, Italy and host...
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Mexico welcomed 3.7 million foreign tourists in the first quarter, a figure that was up 10.1 percent from the same period in 2013, the Tourism Secretariat said. Some 3.4 million foreign visitors arrived in Mexico during the January-March 2013 period, the secretariat said, citing National Migration Institute, or INM, figures. The number of tourists from...
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Chevron Corp., the world’s third-largest energy company by market value, became the first major international oil producer to reveal partnership plans with state-run Petroleos Mexicanos since Mexico signed landmark legislation to reopen its doors to foreign producers. Chevron, (CVX) which operates several rigs on the U.S. side of the Gulf of Mexico, is in talks...
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Mexico was crowned as the winner of the World University Championship in American football after defeating Japan 14-6 to win the first-time tournament. Both teams entered the game undefeated and they had scored a combined 356 points leading up to the championship game. China, Finland and Sweden were the other countries participating in the event....
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