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Construction of Mexico City's new airport starts Construction of the new Mexico City international airport has started, Grupo Aeroportuario corporate infrastructure director Raul Gonzalez Apaolaza said. Financing via bond sales and bank loans has already been arranged for the project, which will not … Read more on Fox News Latino

Modern Tower Shelters a Piece of Mexico City's Past to Counter Critics MEXICO CITY — As a symbol of heritage and change, the Reforma Tower is a striking affair: a modern 800-foot skyscraper fused at its base with a pink Venetian-style mansion from the 1920s. It is the latest and arguably most blatant effort to…

The tragedies of Mexico City's Tlatelolco housing complex – a history of … Today a district of Mexico City, Tlatelolco began as a city-state on the shore of Lake Texcoco, eventually overtaken by the ascendant Aztecs, who made it a part of their empire. During the brutal conquest of Mexico by Hernán Cortés, in 1521…

Development threatens to dry up Mexico City's floating market gardens A squadron of pelicans plunges into the waters of Lake Xochimilco, south of Mexico City. Standing in the shallows a pair of elegant white herons gaze at a group of tourists on a garish, flat-bottomed boat. The carefree bucolic atmosphere of this 7,500 … Read…

Champions League: How the Montreal Impact plan on dealing with Mexico City's … Located at an altitude of around 7,500 feet, there's far less oxygen in Mexico City than there is at sea-level in Montreal. The Impact have already been to Mexico once this season, for the CCL quarterfinals at Pachuca. For two-and-a-half weeks, they…

Fitch: Mexico City's Stabilization Fund Structure Could Spread NEW YORK & MONTERREY, Mexico–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A fund created by Mexico City Federal District could effectively shield its project investments from operating budget pressures attributable to the decline in oil and potential future federal budget cuts, … Read more on Business Wire (press release)

The Traveling Theater Shining Light On Mexico City's Darkest Corner MEXICO CITY — It was an unlikely scene: A convoy of motorcycles carrying wide-eyed theatergoers swerved around cars and revved onto sidewalks in Tepito, Mexico City's biggest contraband hub and a virtual no-go zone for many in the capital. Actor Noé … Read more on BuzzFeed…

The stunning ancient canals of Mexico City's Xochimilco The opening last December of Xoximilco — the first foray into Cancun for the Experiencas Group, which operates Xcaret and three other theme parks in the Riviera Maya — brought an approximation of one of Mexico's most historic treasures to Mexico's … Read more on SFGate

Charles Rosa vs. Yair Rodriguez joins Mexico City's UFC 188 lineup UFC officials recently announced the bout following an initial report from CombatPress.com. UFC 188 takes place June 13 at Mexico City Arena in Mexico. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass, though the … Read more…

Why Do US and European Galleries Flock to Mexico City's Zona MACO? MEXICO CITY — Zona MACO, Mexico City's, and arguably Latin America's, biggest art fair opened here Wednesday night at the massive Centro Banamex convention center on the outskirts of the city. The twelfth edition of the fair features 120 galleries … Read more…