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An overweight woman walks along a street in Mexico City. Mexico has one of the highest obesity rates in the world, according to the OECD.

How Mexico is fighting obesity

May 18, 2015
The obesity rate in Mexican children has reportedly tripled in the past decade.
Posted In: obesity, Mexico, junk food, public health

In Mexico, things go better with...water

Apr 10, 2015
Mexico is fighting obesity by urging people to drink less soda and more water.
Posted In: Mexico, obesity, soda tax, water
An increasing number of English-speaking Mexicans that return home from the U.S. are working in call centers where the pay is better than any other typical Mexican job for those without formal qualifications.

For returnees to Mexico, English is a lucrative skill

Mar 10, 2015
Mexicans who have lived in the U.S. are finding good-paying jobs in call centers.
Posted In: Mexico, Immigration, outsourcing
The Maytag plant in Reynosa, Mexico.

Inside the migration of the Maytag factory

Jan 28, 2015
Author Chad Broughton’s “Boom, Bust, Exodus” looks at globalization from both sides of the border.
Posted In: Mexico, factories, Maytag
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto speaks during closing of the XXIV Ibero-American Summit in the Mexican port city of Veracruz, on Dec. 9

Mexico's president to visit Washington on Tuesday

Jan 5, 2015
Enrique Peña Nieto will engage in talks with President Obama.
Posted In: Mexico, President Obama, Enrique Peña Nieto

Avocado sales ripen around the world

Oct 15, 2014
Avocado growers in Mexico are eyeing a larger market in Asia.
Posted In: avocado, Food, Mexico
Mexican sugar

US sugar policy leaves sour taste for candy makers

Aug 27, 2014
New tariffs are another policy win for U.S. growers, and prices will stay high.
Posted In: tariffs, Mexico, sugar

'Las Patronas' and the journey north

Aug 15, 2014
A group of Mexican women, "Las Patronas," are helping migrants on their journey north.
Posted In: migrants, Immigration, Mexico

Mexico ends Pemex's 75-year monopoly on oil

Aug 7, 2014
More on one of the biggest business and policy stories of the decade.
Posted In: Mexico, big oil

Netflix goes global. Will it pay off?

Jul 23, 2014
Netflix will expand into Europe this fall, but the move could be expensive.
Posted In: netflix, Mexico, Blockbuster

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