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May 25, 2015
Mexico’s oil sector regulator, CNH, voted on Monday to push back the publication of the final production-sharing contract and bid terms for its initial shallow-water tenders to June 9. The final contract and bid terms for the initial package of 14 shallow water exploration blocks that will kick off Mexico’s historic oil sector opening were...
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Hundreds of taxi drivers marched through Mexico City Monday chanting “Uber Out!” and demanding city authorities ban the online ride service. Some drove their pink-and-white cabs in ranks, snarling traffic along the city’s main boulevard. The drivers say that Uber and other ride-sharing services evade the tax, registration and safety laws that regular cabs are...
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A huge sculpture called “Coloring Book” by American artist Jeff Koons sold for 12 million euros ($13.2 million) at a star-studded charity auction near Cannes that raised more than 33 million euros for AIDS research. Sienna Miller, Jake Gyllenhaal, Diane Kruger, Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard were among the celebrities and millionaires at the annual...
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One body was missing an eye and had bruises on its face. Another had its teeth knocked inward. One had a gunshot in the top of the head. Relatives of some of the people killed in what authorities say was a shootout with drug cartel gunmen in Michoacan state told The Associated Press on Sunday...
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The Jalisco Mountain Bike Sports League (Liga Deportiva de Ciclismo de Montaña Jalisco) and the Club Velo Bike—with the support of the Riviera Nayarit CVB’s Groups and Events department—invite riders to the 2nd Annual Riviera Nayarit Mountain Bike Race in Punta de Mita on Saturday, May 30th. “This mountain biking event will be quite sui...
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