Day

September 7, 2017
baby wall
A photo of a giant toddler stands in Mexico and peers over a steel wall dividing the country from the U.S. The boy appears to grip the barrier with his fingers, leaving the impression the entire thing could be toppled with a giggle. A French artist who goes by the moniker “JR” erected the cut-out...
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Hurricane Katia
Hurricane Katia is very dangerous for Mexico because it remains parked on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, so it will continue to cause rains in the southeast and central part of the country, according to the National Meteorological System (SMN) . In an interview with EL UNIVERSAL, Jesús Carachure, SMN meteorologist, said that...
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chef Isabella Dorantes
The International Academy of Gastronomy recognized the work of Mexican chef Isabella Dorantes, making her the first Latin American woman to receive this mention. The president of the Mexican Academy of Gastronomy, Alfonso de Robina, said that “spreading and enhancing Mexican gastronomy is an honor, and what better’s than doing it by supporting and recognizing...
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north korea
The Mexican government on Thursday said it had declared the North Korean ambassador to Mexico, Kim Hyong Gil, persona non grata in protest at the Asian nation’s recent nuclear activity. In a statement, the government said it had given the ambassador 72 hours to leave Mexico in a step meant to express its “absolute rejection”...
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Through the UNETE organization, Google.org will donate $2.1 million dollars to incorporate the use of technology in Mexican classrooms, in order to give to the teachers, the access to new contents and practices for their teaching . According to a statement, the intervention model contemplates the equipping of classrooms and the teachers training with educational...
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mexico canada trade
Mexican exports to Canada increased 13.8 percent last July, from $1.84 billion US dollars in January to $2.10 billion US dollars in the seventh month of this year, according to Canada Statistics report released today. While Canadian exports to Mexico grew 6.8 percent in the same period, moving from $430,578,000 US dollars in January to...
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puerto vallarta airbnb
Puerto Vallarta would generate $33.2 million pesos if the internet application Airbnb would impose the 3% lodging tax required by law. Deputy Juan Carlos Anguiano presented the bill on the lodging tax of 3%, which will be analyzed at the congress of Jalisco this Thursday. The Mexican state of Quintana Roo, home to the country’s...
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irma
Hurricane Irma lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rain and powerful winds late Wednesday, leaving nearly 900,000 people without power as authorities struggled to get aid to small Caribbean islands already devastated by the historic storm. Florida rushed to prepare for a possible direct hit on the Miami area by the Category 5 storm with potentially...
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aprils daughter
Puerto Vallarta returns to the theater thanks to the latest film by director Michel Franco, ‘April’s Daughter’. The filmmaker chose this location because it is a place that fascinates him by “its charm” and that generates an ideal atmosphere to tell the story. April’s Daughter, starring actress Emma Suárez, was recognized at the Cannes Film...
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