Tag Archives: Mexico

31Jan/17

Brady, Ryan talk to media at Super Bowl opening night

Members of the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, who will clash on Sunday to decide the National Football League championship, kick off Super Bowl week

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30Jan/17

Starbucks CEO Schultz plans to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump ban

Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz says the company plans to hire 10,000 refugees over five years in 75 countries, two days after U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from certain countries.

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23Jan/17
European stock markets

Trump reality rattles markets

European stocks and bond yields tumble and the dollar hits a six-week low after U.S. President Donald Trump began his term in office with a protectionist speech that pushed a nervous market into safe-haven assets. Ciara Lee reports Continue reading

21Jan/17

Mexicans build makeshift wall around US embassy in Trump protest

Demonstrators in Mexico City use boxes to build a makeshift wall outside the US embassy to protest new US President Donald Trump. Continue reading

17Jan/17

Trump Commerce nominee Ross outsourced 2700 jobs

Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to run the Department of Commerce, has a long record of outsourcing American jobs, counter to Trump’s message o protecting US jobs as a candidate. Andy Sullivan reports. Continue reading

16Jan/17

At least 4 dead, 12 hurt in gunfight at Mexico music festival -organizers

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, QUINTANA ROO, MEXICO (JANUARY 16, 2017) (MARCOS A. VAZQUEZ) At least four people were killed and 12 were injured early on Monday (January 16) when a gunman opened fire outside the Blue Parrot nightclub in Mexico’s Playa del Carmen resort during the BPM electronic music festival, organizers said in a statement.
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16Jan/17

U.S. should build better cars, says German economy minister

Germany’s economy minister tells Americans to ‘build better cars’ in response to Trump assertions he will hit German carmakers with a 35 percent U.S. import tariff.
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09Jan/17

Fiat Chrysler CEO says U.S. expansion plan predates Trump, expresses concern about tariffs

CEO Sergio Marchionne says he has not met with Donald Trump and that the company’s plans to expand in Michigan and Ohio have been years in the making, hours after the U.S. President-elect tweeted his thanks to Fiat.

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09Jan/17

Donald Trump’s quest for the White House, from announcing his run through his victory tour

Supercharging the bluster, hyperbole and media mastery that made him one of the world’s best-known businessmen, Donald Trump upended the U.S. democratic traditions on a headline-making quest that ultimately led him to the White House.
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08Jan/17

The rise of the greenback: unstoppable?

The U.S. dollar has been at 14-year peaks on an abundance of upbeat global economic data and signs of quickening inflation, and a new Reuters polls shows most analysts expect the rally to continue through 2017. David Pollard reports on the winners and the losers of the greenback’s surge. Continue reading