Hispanic Caucus Condemns Trump over López Obrador Visit: "It is a blatant attempt to politicize U.S.-Mexico relationship"

Hispanic Caucus Condemns Trump over López Obrador Visit: "It is a blatant attempt to politicize U.S.-Mexico relationship"

Hace 13 minutosLPO (Mexico City)
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus published a scathing letter criticizing the planned visit. Trump invited the Mexican President during the worst crisis in recent memory.

League of United Latin American Citizens joins Facebook boycott: "Zuckerberg is a liar"

League of United Latin American Citizens joins Facebook boycott: "Zuckerberg is a liar"

Hace 38 minutosLPO (Mexico City)
David Cruz, spokesperson for LULAC, talked to LPO about the Stop Hate for Profit initiative. Coca-Cola, Starbucks, Unilever and at least 400 major brands joined the project.
Jalisco New Generation Cartel ambushes Mexico City police chief in brazen attack with military-grade weapons

Jalisco New Generation Cartel ambushes Mexico City police chief in brazen attack with military-grade weapons

Hace 4 horasLPO (Mexico City)
Omar García Harfuch barely survived the attempt on his life in which two bodyguards and a passerby were killed. It was the most violent incident in the country's capital since the beginning of the war on drugs.
Debt crisis: Argentina breaks negotiations stalemate and compromises BlackRock position

Debt crisis: Argentina breaks negotiations stalemate and compromises BlackRock position

03/07/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
Larry Fink's BlackRock issued a statement condemning the government's position after it came to light that some of the creditors had accepted the government's offer.
Personal assistant to former Argentine president, along with his counterinteligence director arrested on espionage charges

Personal assistant to former Argentine president, along with his counterinteligence director arrested on espionage charges

02/07/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
Twenty four members of the Macri administration have been arrested of spying on politicians, executives, union leaders, and journalists.
This week
Due to industrial paralysis in the U.S., steel production plummet in North America

Due to industrial paralysis in the U.S., steel production plummet in North America

26/06/2020LPO (Monterrey)
In May, sales of steel products to the United States dropped by 10.28 per cent. The U.S. and Canada also saw an alarming decline in production.

Hard lockdown returns to Argentina July 1st

Hard lockdown returns to Argentina July 1st

26/06/2020LPO (Buenos Aires)
After a three-hour meeting, President Fernández, Buenos Aires Mayor Larreta, and Buenos Aires Province Governor Kicillof, agreed to return to phase 1 in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area.

 Spanish energy company cancels $1.2 billion investment in Mexico due to President's attacks

Spanish energy company cancels $1.2 billion investment in Mexico due to President's attacks

26/06/2020LPO (Mexico City)
"Mexico is not a land to be conquered, don't come and plunder us," the president had said.

Democratic Party Hispanic Media Director: "I don't think a visit from Mexican President López Obrador would benefit Trump"

Democratic Party Hispanic Media Director: "I don't think a visit from Mexican President López Obrador would benefit Trump"

26/06/2020LPO (Mexico City)
In conversation with LPO, four specialists comment on AMLO's upcoming Washington visit.

Mark Sobel: "It would set a damaging precedent for other countries if Argentina were to accept the indenture requested by creditors"

Mark Sobel: "It would set a damaging precedent for other countries if Argentina were to accept the indenture requested by creditors"

25/06/2020Por Marcia Dell'Oca (Buenos Aires)
The former IMF US representative backed up the "Enhanced CACs" and warned about a global wave of restructurings in the wake of the pandemic.