112. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico

Episode 12 August 21, 2020 01:05:04
112. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico
The Contreras Report: Business México
112. The Contreras Report: Business Mexico
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Mexican Riviera opens up for business...Maya Train switches from 100% diesel to 50% electric...Yaqui Indians of Sonora tangle with government...Former Pemex head under arrest and is telling stories about previous Presidents being corrupt...Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan wonders if "corruption" deflects from President's failure on handling Pandemic in Mexico...Experts noting charges of corruption haven't been proven...Constellation Brands, with legal backing from Mexican Bar Association, preparing to fight President Lopez Obrador's campaign to shut down the 1.4 billion dollar Mexicali brewery the Bar says was illegal...AMLO is having a fit over the challenge...AMLO says the fight is coming from "neoliberals" he will defeat...AMLO says President Felipe Calderon (2006-2012) ran a "narco-state"...Mexico seeking companies to abandon China and come to Mexico...

The host is Raoul Lowery-Contreras.

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