Wednesday , 26 November 2014

Chinese firm wins Mexican high-speed rail contract

Chinese firm wins Mexican high-speed rail contract

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A consortium headed by China Railway Construction Corp. Ltd. has won the contract to build a high-speed inter-city rail line in central Mexico after submi ...

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Barack Obama nominates US envoys to Mexico, India

Barack Obama nominates US envoys to Mexico, India

U.S. President Barack Obama. Pic: AP. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is nominating a former Clinton White House deputy chief of staff as ambassador to Mexico and a ...

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Study: Global trash burning even more polluting than expected

Study: Global trash burning even more polluting than expected

Garbage set on fire slowly burns at a dump on the outskirts of New Delhi, India. Pic: AP. NEW DELHI (AP) — A new study shows that rampant trash-burning is releasing more pol ...

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China bladder trade sending Mexican porpoise to extinction

China bladder trade sending Mexican porpoise to extinction

A porpoiese trapped in a fishing net in the Gulf of California. Pic: AP. MEXICO CITY (AP) — An environmental panel says fewer than 100 of Mexico’s vaquita marina porpo ...

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At 38th Tianguis show, signs that Mexico is back in the groove

At 38th Tianguis show, signs that Mexico is back in the groove

PUEBLA, Mexico -- The staccato of drumbeats emanating from the aisles of the massive Exposition Center here was an appropriate metaphor for the tenor of this year##Q##s Tianguis T ...

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