Argentina's lower house concludes pro-choice debate, law to be passed on Friday

Argentina's lower house concludes pro-choice debate, law to be passed on Friday

05/12/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
It will be on the premises and with the risk groups excepted, according to a protocol agreed by Deputies leader Massa and the heads of the Cambiemos caucus. The session will start on Thursday, although it would last for 36 hours.
Mexico's Covid Czar: "The country is starting to turn red more intensely"

Mexico's Covid Czar: "The country is starting to turn red more intensely"

05/12/2020LPO (Mexico City)
Mexico reached 108,863 deaths due to coronavirus, and the number of infections rose to 1,156,770 people.
Argentina to give Russian vaccine to 300,000 people before end of year

Argentina to give Russian vaccine to 300,000 people before end of year

05/12/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
During January and February, 5 million doses of Sputnik V will be applied and from March onwards, doses from Pfizer and AstraZeneca will enter into circulation.
Exclusive: Biden staff looks into ordering Covid tests for travelers arriving from Mexico

Exclusive: Biden staff looks into ordering Covid tests for travelers arriving from Mexico

05/12/2020LPO (Mexico City)
It is being considered by the incoming Secretary of Homeland Security, Alejandro Mayorkas. Flight suspensions ruled out. Doubts about the distribution of vaccines.
Juan Verde could be Joe Biden's advisor for Latin America

Juan Verde could be Joe Biden's advisor for Latin America

05/12/2020LPO (Mexico City)
A former Obama official, his role would be to liaise between the new administration and the governments of the region, Spain and Portugal.
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Mexican Ministry of Energy recognizes that it will not reach government's oil goal, market sees opportunities for new farmout agreements

Mexican Ministry of Energy recognizes that it will not reach government's oil goal, market sees opportunities for new farmout agreements

13/11/2020Por Nadia Luna
According to the five-year plan, the peak would not be reached until 2031. Market alerts regarding changes in strategy to boost production.
Mexican President defends his decision not to congratulate Biden yet: "We are not wimps of any foreign government".

Mexican President defends his decision not to congratulate Biden yet: "We are not wimps of any foreign government".

13/11/2020LPO (Mexico City)
He said that in the US it is understood that he has not recognized the president-elect and that criticism only comes from his adversaries and "pseudo diplomats".
Argentine oil company YPF reduced losses by less than half and shares rose 14.9% on Wall Street

Argentine oil company YPF reduced losses by less than half and shares rose 14.9% on Wall Street

12/11/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
During the third quarter the company's revenues increased by 19.5% in dollar and costs were reduced by 19%. The net loss was $35.332 million.

Exclusive: Mexican government believes Jimmy Gomez will be Biden's US Trade Representative

Exclusive: Mexican government believes Jimmy Gomez will be Biden's US Trade Representative

12/11/2020Por Hernán Sarquis
The California congressman is one of the names being considered for this key cabinet position. Biden would send a powerful message by selecting a progressive Democrat.

 Spain steps up surveillance of jihadist forums after Nice, Vienna attacks

Spain steps up surveillance of jihadist forums after Nice, Vienna attacks

06/11/2020Por Jesús Ortega (Madrid)
The General Commissariat of Information is doing an exhaustive analysis of radical Islamist websites and chats.