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Mexico's President wants private energy firms not to hike electricity prices

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he wants to revise the contracts that private energy companies have with state-run power utility CFE and reach an agreement with those firms so they do not hike electricity prices. "We are looking to achieve a voluntary restructuring of agreements and commitments within the framework of the law ... The Mexican government is committed to not increase electricity prices for consumers, but we want private comp...
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Mexico's business chiefs praise Lopez Obrador after prickly campaign

By Anthony Esposito and Stefanie Eschenbacher MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's business elite had warm words for President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Wednesday after he assured them he respected private enterprise, a contrast to jibes in his campaign that some tycoons belonged to a "mafia of power." The encounter between the powerful CCE business lobby and Lopez Obrador comes as markets took the election of the self-styled radical in stride. At a news conference, CCE director Juan ...
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Mexican peso rallies as exit polls show Lopez Obrador win

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's peso firmed sharply after exit polls showed leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador handily won Mexico's presidential election on Sunday, as widely expected by financial markets.
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Needing one point, Osorio says Mexico to go for three v Sweden

Mexico Sweden Fox 2:00 PM UTC Match 44 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats By Mark TrevelyanYEKATERINBURG, Russia, June 25 (Reuters) - Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said his team would stick to its attacking style and play for...
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Mexico keen to keep winning run going against Sweden

Mexico Sweden Fox 2:00 PM UTC Match 44 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats By Shrivathsa SridharYEKATERINBURG, Russia, June 25 (Reuters) - Mexico will look to add gloss to their World Cup campaign when they face Sweden in their ...
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PREVIEW-Soccer-Mexicans wait to see what Osorio will pull out of the hat

South Korea Mexico Fox 6:00 PM UTC Match 28 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia, June 21 (Reuters) - Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio will take charge of his side for the 50th time when they side face South ...
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Eye on Trump strongholds, Mexico hits back with pork, bourbon tariffs

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico put tariffs on American products ranging from steel to pork and bourbon on Tuesday, retaliating against import duties on metals imposed by President Donald Trump and taking aim at Republican strongholds ahead of U.S. congressional elections in November.
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Exclusive: Mexico set to impose 20 percent tariff on U.S. pork legs - sources

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will impose a 20 percent tariff on U.S. pork imports, two industry officials with direct knowledge of the plan told Reuters on Monday, for the first time providing details of the country's retaliatory measures to U.S. President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum.
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Mexico says time running out for quick NAFTA deal, Canada upbeat

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexico on Thursday indicated time was running out to see whether NAFTA nations could agree a new deal in the short term while Canada struck a upbeat tone, saying top-level talks this week had achieved a great deal.
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Mexico's Lower House of Congress Votes to Strip Politicians of Immunity

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's lower house of Congress on Thursday approved changes to the constitution to eliminate immunity from prosecution...
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Mexican Ministers Head to Washington Amid NAFTA Talks: Mexico Government

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's foreign minister and economy minister will meet U.S. officials in Washington on Thursday and Friday, the Mexican...
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Mexico Regulator Fines America Movil $5.4 Million in Antitrust Case

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's telecom regulator IFT said on Wednesday that it has fined billionaire Carlos Slim's flagship company America Movil...
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Mexico Bans Government Business With Builder Odebrecht for Two-And-A-Half Years

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico has banned federal entities and state governments from doing business with Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht SA...
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Mexico Election Front-Runner Blames Country's Graft for Trump's Negative View

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's left-wing presidential front-runner said on Sunday that corrupt governments in the country were to blame for U.S....
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Mexico's President to Meet U.S. VP Pence in Peru

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto will meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence at the Summit of the Americas in Peru on...
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Mexico Data Protection Body to Investigate Possible Links to Cambridge Analytica

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's data protection body said on Monday it had opened an investigation into whether companies possibly linked to...
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No New NAFTA Deal This Week, but 80 Pct Chance for Early May: Mexico Minister

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's economy minister on Monday said he saw an 80 percent chance of a new NAFTA deal by the first week of May, and said...
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Mexico Senate Rebukes Trump Over Border Deployment Plans

By Julia LoveMEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's Senate issued a stern rebuke to U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday, urging its government to...
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Mexican Government Says Discussed Migrants With U.S. Homeland Security Secretary

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's interior minister said on Monday that he spoke to the U.S. homeland security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, agreeing...
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Factbox: Mexico's Presidential Candidates at the Start of Campaigning

(Reuters) - Mexico's presidential front-runner launches his campaign near the U.S. border on Sunday, amid tension over U.S. President Donald...
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Mexico Finance Ministry Holds 2018 Growth Outlook, Sees Stronger 2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's finance ministry on Wednesday maintained its forecast that the country's economy will expand between 2.0 percent...
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Mexico, U.S. Sign Accords on Customs, Border Cooperation

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico and the United States have signed three accords to improve bilateral customs procedures and expedite the flow of...
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Mexican President Defends Energy Reform From Leftist's Attacks

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's president on Thursday defended his decision to open the energy sector against attacks from the man currently...
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Mexico's Wholesale Mobile Network Launches Without Major Carriers

By Julia LoveMEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's landmark wholesale national mobile network launched this week, but without a single major wireless...
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Mexico Leftist Says He Would Try to Halt Energy Auctions if President-Elect

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's leftist presidential front-runner said on Sunday that if he wins the July election, he will ask President Enrique...
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Mexican minister ramps up pressure for speedy NAFTA deal

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Mexico's economy minister on Thursday urged officials to push for a speedy renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), saying his country and Canada must be ready to go it alone if the United States pulls out.
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Exclusive: Mexico regulator hopes for first shale auction by end 2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico hopes to hold its first shale oil and gas auction by the end of 2018, the head of the country's oil regulator told Reuters on Wednesday, potentially opening up one of the world's top reserves of unconventional energy to foreign investors.
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As NAFTA talks drag, Mexico suggests timeline could be extended

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Mexico on Friday suggested talks to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement could be extended to give officials more time to address disagreements threatening to undermine the $1.2 trillion trade pact.
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Mexican finance minister calls U.S. tax overhaul 'regressive'

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's finance minister on Thursday labelled the U.S. tax law overhaul passed by Congress in December as "regressive" and said the Mexican economy would remain competitive without sweeping cuts to corporate tax rates.
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Mexico will leave NAFTA talks if Trump triggers process to withdraw

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will leave the NAFTA negotiating table if U.S. President Donald Trump decides to trigger a 6-month process to withdraw from the trade pact, three Mexican sources with knowledge of the talks told Reuters on Wednesday.
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