109. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico

Episode 9 July 03, 2020 00:40:17
109. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico
The Contreras Report: Business México
109. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico
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Show Notes

Mexico elected to U.S. Security Council...USMCA Trade agreement starts...Lopez Obrador visits U.S...Lopez Obrador disapproval rates spike upward...President AMLO takes baby steps towards controlling elections...MX City Mayor announces multi-billion dollar spending...Remittances hit $15 billion...Is there child labor in Mexico?... Maya Train derailed...U.S. Trade organizations complain about Lopez Obrador's hamfisted policies...IMF predicts 10.5% GDP shrinkage...Mexico drought forces Mexico to import 100,000 tons of beans...Former Pemex CEO charged with massive crimes is being extradited from Spain...Arrest warrants for suspects in the disappearance of 43 students...Mexico City Police Chief attacked and wounded by pistoleros... Mexican resorts begin to open...Mexico ranks 6th in pandemic deaths...

The host is Raoul Lowery-Contreras.

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