Veracruz, Mexico Newswire

Veracruz, Mexico Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Veracruz, Mexico.

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  1. Mexican Mayors in the Firing Line: Killings Prompt Appeals for Federal ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Mexico City Four sitting mayors in Mexico have been assassinated during the course of this year adding to a total of 40 over the past ten years prompting an urgent call by the national mayors' association for federal protection measures. The association's president and a security expert both blamed the killings on corruption, organized crime and the intimidation of local officials by drug cartels aimed at ensuring that the officials don't interfere with criminal activity.

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  2. Molli simmer sauces offer Americans 'true Mexican flavors' with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FoodNavigator

    While Americans may increasingly want to cook authentic, ethnic cuisine in their kitchens, most do not have the time track down hard-to-find ingredients or master unfamiliar culinary techniques that are needed to properly prepare a dish from another culture. But thanks to a rise in cooking sauces, these are no longer significant hurdles to preparing globally inspired meal at home, says Leticia Castellano, chief marketing officer for Kaulli Foods, Inc., which makes Molli cooking sauces and marinades that "bring true Mexican flavors to American tables."

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  3. Pacheco's homer leads Veracruz to 3-1 win over Quintana RooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Blue Jays rallied for three runs in the 12th inning to beat the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Tuesday night. VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) -- Jonel Pacheco hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, leading the Rojos del Aguila de Veracruz to a 3-1 win over the ...

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  4. Mexican indigenous groups form co-op phone company to serve 356 municipalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Boing Boing

    Telecomunicaciones Indigenas Comunitarias A.C. -- a nonprofit telcoms company operated by and for indigenous groups in Chiapas, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Puebla, and Veracruz -- has received a license to operate cellular services in at least 356 municipalities. It's the first time the Mexican telcoms regulator has given a operations license to an indigenous social group.

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  5. Damen ASD Tug for MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Marine News

    ... via Japan to Dutch Harbor in Alaska, through the Panama Canal, all under her own keel, finally arriving Veracruz, Mexico on 9 June. Following her arrival, the vessel was named Jesus on 18 July. The well organized and festive ceremony took place in ...

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  6. A journalist was murdered in one of Mexico's most corrupt statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A Mexican journalist who covered crime for a local newspaper has become the 17th journalist killed in the southern state of Veracruz in the last six years. Attackers shot 48-year-old Pedro Tamayo multiple times in front of his wife and two children, just steps away from his home.

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  7. Oil & Gas Sector in Mexico: The Mexican Government Announces Round Two | PublicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | jdsupra.com

    On July 20, 2016, the Mexican government, through the Comisin Nacional de Hidrocarburos , published in the Diario Oficial de la Federacin the Bidding Guidelines in connection with a Tender Process for the Granting of Shallow Waters Oil and Gas Exploration and Extraction Production Sharing Agreements, addressed to domestic and foreign companies. The tender process is identified as CNH-R02-L01/2016 and additional information on this process is available at .

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  8. Another journalist killed in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Yahoo!

    A Mexican journalist was shot dead in front of his wife and two adult children outside his home in a crime-ridden eastern state where 18 other reporters have been murdered since 2010. Pedro Tamayo Rosas, a 45-year-old who covered the police beat for two online dailies in Veracruz state, was killed late Wednesday in the town of Tierra Blanca, prosecutors said.

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  9. ODEBRECHT wins Global Engineering AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, July 21, GNA - Odebrecht Engineering & Construction International, a global construction and engineering firm, has won the world acclaimed Engineering News-Record's award. The Award of Merit in the Airport/Port and Power/Industrial Categories of the 2016 Annual Global Best Projects Competition, was won with the company's Nacala International Airport construction in Nacala, Mozambique and the Etileno XXI, located in Nanchital, Veracruz, Mexico.

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  10. Police testify over Mexican journalist's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Yahoo!

    Eight Mexican police officers appeared before investigators Thursday to testify over the murder of a journalist, as his family accused agents present during the homicide of letting the killers flee. Pedro Tamayo Rosas, a 45-year-old newspaper reporter who covered crime, was gunned down late Wednesday in front of his wife and two grown sons in the town of Tierra Blanca, eastern Veracruz state.

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  11. Homicides rise 15.4 percent in Mexico in 1st half of 2016 - Thu, 21 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    Mexican government figures released Thursday say homicides rose 15.4 percent in the first half of 2016 from the same period of last year. The 9,413 killings committed from January through June were also 6 percent higher than the number of homicides in the last six months MEXICO CITY - Mexican government figures released Thursday say homicides rose 15.4 percent in the first half of 2016 from the same period of last year.

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  12. Mexican musician decapitated, wife and son killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Yahoo!

    Gunmen burst into a musician's home in southern Mexico before dawn on Thursday, decapitated him and killed his wife and son, police said. The armed group entered the family's home in Juchitan, Oaxaca state, at 2:30 am and killed Victor Sanchez, 40, the singer of the tropical band Sensacion Caribu, the police said in a statement.

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  13. Mexican Activists Praise Historic Disclosure Laws Forcing Politicians ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Cybercast News Service

    Mexico City Anti-corruption activists vigorously applauded new laws signed by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto this week that will require public servants to disclose their financial assets, interests and tax payments for the first time in the nation's history. "Public servants in Mexico have never been required by law to make financial disclosures regarding their assets," said Rafael Garcia Aceves, a project coordinator with the anti-corruption citizens' activist group Transparency Mexico.

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  14. Mexico: Another journalist killed in Veracruz stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Mexican authorities said Thursday a local journalist was shot to death outside his home in the Gulf Coast state of Veracruz, the country's deadliest for reporters in recent years. The state prosecutor's office said in a statement that 43-year-old Pedro Tamayo was gunned down by two attackers Wednesday night in the municipality of Tierra Blanca.

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  15. Mexican power Pachuca to play San Jose EarthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Paradise Post

    The Earthquakes will play host to Mexican champion Pachuca in an exhibition Sept. 3 at Avaya Stadium when both clubs have two-week breaks from their respective seasons, the team announced Tuesday.

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  16. UPDATE 2-Mexico approves auction terms for 15 offshore oil areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Reuters

    Mexico's oil regulator on Tuesday approved contracts and auction terms for 15 shallow water areas in the southern Gulf of Mexico, to be bid out early next year as part of a series of tenders following a sweeping energy overhaul. The first phase of the so-called Round Two tender will feature 30-year production sharing contracts, the regulator known as CNH said.

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  17. NOAA looking for comment on proposed Garden Banks sanctuary expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    ... places, such as the Mardi Gras Wrasse, which are only found in the Flower Garden Banks and the reefs near Veracruz, Mexico, according to NOAA. Extensive research on the hundreds of hard-surface banks in the northern Gulf of Mexico along the ...

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  18. Flotsam and JetsamRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Fiji Times

    A Mexican taxidriver has jumped on the Pokemon GO craze sweeping the world by driving smartphone-armed customers around in search of the augmented reality game's target creatures. The mobile phone game has become an instant hit with more users in the US than Twitter a week after launch.

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  19. Cab Driver Attempts To Ride Pokemon Go Craze In MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Switched

    A cab driver in Veracruz, Mexico, has jumped on the Pokemon GO craze sweeping the world by driving smartphone-armed customers around in search of the augmented reality game's target creatures. A Mexican taxi driver has jumped on the Pokemon GO craze sweeping the world by driving smartphone-armed customers around in search of the augmented reality game's target creatures.

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  20. Wanna a catch a em all?a Take a taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    A Mexican taxi driver has jumped on the Pokemon GO craze sweeping the world by driving smartphone-armed customers around in search of the augmented reality game's target creatures. The mobile phone game has become an instant hit with more users in the United States than Twitter a week after launch.

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