MEXICO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MEXICO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Mexico authorities stage midnight migrant raid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353089-68/migrants-mexico-border-train.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353089-68/migrants-mexico-border-train.html.csp">Mexico authorities stage midnight migrant raid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK STEVENSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Ramon, Mexico •Mexico’s largest crackdown in decades on illegal migration has decreased the flow of Central Americans trying to reach the United States, and has dramatically cut the number of child migrants and families, according to officials and eyewitness accounts along the perilous route. Convoys of Mexican federal police and immigration service employees in southern Mexico have begun scouring the tracks of the infamous freight train known as “La Bestia,” or The Beast, that has long car...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583530892014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353089@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:55:51 MDT Mexico’s Pemex says production to increase in 2015 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352854-79/mexico-production-says-2015.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352854-79/mexico-production-says-2015.html.csp">Mexico’s Pemex says production to increase in 2015</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T16:25:02.099-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Mexico’s state-owned oil company is estimating its crude production will increase to 2.4 million barrels per day in 2015, compared with the 2.35 million barrels per day it expects to output this year. Petroleos Mexicanos official Gustavo Hernandez says the upward estimate is based on the company’s plans to re-activate hundreds of matures oil fields and start production in recently discovered reserves. Hernandez said Friday more than a third of the country’s production will come fro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583528542014-08-29T16:25:02.099-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T16:25:02.099-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352854@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:25:02 MDT South Korea’s Kia to invest $1 billion in Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344728-79/mexico-car-kia-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344728-79/mexico-car-kia-billion.html.csp">South Korea’s Kia to invest $1 billion in Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • South Korea’s Kia Motors Corp. said Wednesday it will invest more than $1 billion to build a car factory in northern Mexico that is expected to begin production in 2016. The company said the new plant in Nuevo Leon state, across the border from Texas, will have the capacity to make 300,000 cars a year. Kia’s announcement follows several by other car companies planning to expand or build new factories in Mexico. Last month, Germany’s BMW said it will spend $1 billion to build a new ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583447282014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344728@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:46:02 MDT Analysts betting interest rates will rise in Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343974-79/mexico-percent-economy-growth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343974-79/mexico-percent-economy-growth.html.csp">Analysts betting interest rates will rise in Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Martin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T14:39:01.924-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 02:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • After Mexico’s economy failed to gain much traction during President Enrique Pena Nieto’s first two years in office, growth is finally starting to pick up. That’s prompted traders to predict the first interest-rate increase since 2008. The odds that Banco de Mexico will lift its benchmark rate in the next year have jumped to 32 percent, from zero two weeks ago, after an Aug. 21 report showed the economy grew faster than analysts’ estimates in the second quarter. The central bank ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343974@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:39:01 MDT Grupo Mexico goes from first to worst on mine spill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58340383-79/mexico-grupo-aug-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58340383-79/mexico-grupo-aug-company.html.csp">Grupo Mexico goes from first to worst on mine spill</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Adam Williams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T19:37:02.063-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Spilling chemicals into two rivers near the U.S. border is making Grupo Mexico the country’s worst performing major stock. The shares have lost 5.3 percent, the most among 35 companies on the benchmark IPC index, since an Aug. 6 copper sulfate solution spill at its Buenavista del Cobre mining operation that the company says contains the world’s largest copper reserves. In the preceding month, it led gains among the index’s materials stock to a 16-month high. Mexican congressional c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58340383@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:37:02 MDT Keating: Terrorists are not swarming into the U.S. from Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338843-82/terrorists-mexican-mexico-states.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338843-82/terrorists-mexican-mexico-states.html.csp">Keating: Terrorists are not swarming into the U.S. from Mexico</a></h4>