Sunday, April 5, 2020

Tag: mexico

Why No One Is Discussing the Rise...

An increasing number of African and Haitian migrants are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and seeking asylum in the United...

Why a GoFundMe That Raised Over $20M...

A viral GoFundMe campaign launched to help raise $1 billion for the government to build a border wall between the U.S. and Mexico has...

Jamaica Nears A Multi-Destination Deal With Cuba,...

Minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is close to finalizing a multi-destination marketing arrangement with Cuba, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Speaking in a...

Mexico Officially Recognizes 1.38 Million Afro-Mexicans in...

In what is being hailed as a step forward for people of African descent, Mexico has for the first time recognized its Afro-Mexican population. ...

Mexico Invests Millions of Dollars into Jamaican...

Tourism interests from Mexico have been eyeing Jamaica as a great place to do business, investing millions of dollars into the economy and employing...

Guyana Government Says Mexico May be Willing...

The Guyana government says Mexico has indicated a willingness to fast track an agreement to purchase paddy rice from the Caribbean country. A statement released...

Immigrants From Latin America, Africa Squeezed as...

 As government regulators crack down on the financing of terrorists and drug traffickers, many big banks are abandoning the business of transferring money from...

Mexico Pledges Greater Collaboration With Caribbean Nations

MEXICO CITY, Mexico  — Mexico yesterday reiterated its commitment to the socio-economic development of the Caribbean and pledged to help in the further integration...

Los Zetas: Mexico’s Feared Drug Lord Miguel...

Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, head of the Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in northern Mexico, the Mexican government has confirmed. According to the LA...

World Cup: U.S. Manages Scoreless Tie With...

With Brad Guzan defending America's goal with a fervor, the United States pulled out a scoreless tie against heavily favored Mexico Tuesday night, earning...

After Another Tie, Reggae Boyz Need Win...

The Reggae Boyz  must recalibrate before Tuesday’s CONCACAF Final Round World Cup Qualifying match against Costa Rica after a weekend of lamenting a 1-1...

There Are Still Plenty of Great Reasons...

During a recent visit to Mexico, a woman on a bus in Cancun told me she was puzzled that  anyone would choose to travel...

Mark Kamins, DJ/Producer Who Discovered Madonna, Dead

Pioneering DJ and producer Mark Kamins, who was instrumental in facilitating the signing of Madonna to Sire Records in 1982, has died. According to BlackBook,...

Los Cabos, A Celebrity-Favorite Safe Haven in...

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico -- Under the thatched roof of open-air Cabo Blue bar, sunburned tourists are pounding margaritas as if there's no mañana...

Yahoo! Caught in $2.7 Billion Mexican Stand-Off

Something of a surprise as Yahoo is hit with a $2.7 billion judgement over an old business deal in Mexico. Yahoo itself of course...

Hilton Opens its First All-Inclusive Mexico Property...

If you like the hassle-free nature of all-inclusive vacations and also are a fan of Hilton Hotels & Resorts, you’ll love the newest addition...

Tulum, Mexico: The Riviera Maya

Tulum is a laid-back beach town on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, situated some 80 miles south of Cancun. It marks the southernmost boundary of the...

Visit Mexico to Experience the Rich Variety...

Mexicans love food, especially their own. Visit Mexico and you will soon get a sense of how important food is in their lives: ask...

The Coronado Islands: A World Away Off...

The warm Mexican sun kissed our shoulders, as we looked out into the horizon. A trail followed the boat as it skimmed the surface...

The Maya’s Cultural Influence Extends Well Beyond...

When most people think of the Maya, their minds jump immediately to Mexico, but this ancient civilization exerted profound influence throughout Central America. As a...

Erik Morales Suffers Fourth Round K.O. to...

Brooklyn and boxing fans around the world did not have to wait long to see Erik Morales get knocked out in the fourth round by...