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January 24, 2020
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Mexico’s economy fell 1.2% in November, higher than expected

This Friday, the global economy indicator (IGAE ) was released in Mexico which, in November 2019, experienced a 1.2% drop at the annual rate. This fall is higher than expectations, as the market expected a 0.7% drop; Banorte (MX: GFNORTEO ), for example, expected a contraction of 0.2%. The importance of this indicator is that...
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Critics warn sweeping Mexican judicial reform threatens human rights

Mexican rights groups and leftist President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s opponents are pushing back against a sweeping new judicial reform designed to combat soaring crime, warning that the proposed changes threaten individual freedoms. The reform is a cornerstone of Mexico’s attempts to get a grip on its unwieldy judicial system after a previous overhaul in...
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