Mexico’s crackdown on migrants sends some heading south

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:49:29 +0000

Mexico's crackdown on migrants sends some heading south

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico – Mexico’s efforts to slow Central American migration across its territory showed some bite Monday as some people turned around to head south in the face of increased enforcement, while government officials said they would target human smuggling rings.

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Mexico steps up revisions amid US pressure over migrant flow

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:29:54 +0000

Mexico steps up revisions amid US pressure over migrant flow

COMITAN, Mexico – Mexican authorities stepped up revisions along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants.

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Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:44:26 +0000

Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown

MEXICO CITY – Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his country must help Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence.

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The POWER Interview: Technology Helps Integrate Renewables to the Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:31:15 +0000

Patrick Lee, who founded and leads PXiSE Energy Solutions, a subsidiary of San Diego, California-based Sempra Energy, is a proponent of energy sharing. His company builds enhanced grid management systems, using data, insights, and algorithms “to maximize efficiency and reliability of all DERs [distributed energy resources] as one system.” In other words, a PXiSE-supported microgrid […]

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Mexico migration chief resigns, prisons director tapped

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 02:46:52 +0000

Mexico migration chief resigns, prisons director tapped

Mexico’s immigration chief resigned Friday and the country’s prisons director was swiftly nominated to replace him.

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Mexico publishes Trump’s ‘secret deal’ on migration

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:41:04 +0000

Mexico publishes Trump's 'secret deal' on migration

  MEXICO CITY — Mexico published the document Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump fleetingly showed the press this week as evidence he had extracted tough new concessions on migration from the neighboring country. Trump theatrically waved the one-page document in front of reporters Tuesday, fending off critics who said his use of tariff threats […]

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Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 05:09:38 +0000

Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

TOKYO  — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as investor jitters over trade eased after U.S. President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexican imports and said he expects to meet with the Chinese leader.

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Mexico denies Trump’s claim of secret concessions in deal

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 22:53:07 +0000

Mexico denies Trump's claim of secret concessions in deal

STERLING, Va.  — Three days after U.S. President Donald Trump announced a deal with Mexico to stem the flow of migrants at the southern border, the two countries appear unable to agree on exactly what’s in it.

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Trump still hangs tariff threat over Mexico despite deal

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 09 Jun 2019 23:07:06 +0000

Trump still hangs tariff threat over Mexico despite deal

STERLING, Va.  – President Donald Trump on Sunday dangled the prospect of renewing his tariff threat against Mexico if the U.S. ally doesn’t cooperate on border issues, while some of his Democratic challengers for the White House said the last-minute deal to avert trade penalties was overblown.

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