• Xala, a US$1 billion development in an unspoilt part of Mexico, will include luxury hotels and estate-style holiday homes, all next door to a new airport
  • The price tag places it among Mexico’s most expensive tourism projects. A nearby luxury hideaway draws A-listers Cara Delevingne, Gwyneth Paltrow and Madonna

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told reporters she does not want to preclude China from injecting funds into Mexico or the United States when there are no national security concerns.


In meeting with Mexican minister Alicia Barcena in Beijing, China’s foreign minister says two sides should expand exchanges and cooperation in several areas


Flamingos hotel, bought by Johnny Weissmuller and John Wayne and a refuge for Hollywood stars like Elizabeth Taylor, Orson Welles and Errol Flynn, was badly damaged by Category 5 Hurricane Otis.

Judge Alia Moses barred the cutting or removing of wire until November 13 while she considers a lawsuit that accuses the government of illegally destroying state property.

Hurricane Otis has battered the Mexican Pacific resort city of Acapulco since making landfall on Wednesday. Residents in still-flooded areas have criticised the lack of government help.

‘Acapulco is a total disaster … the park was totally destroyed, the buildings, all the streets’, said a resident, as over 8,000 members of the nation’s army, air force and national guard were deployed to help clean up.


Tacos, nachos, burritos? No – chef Colibri Jimenez wants to bring ‘real Mexican food’, using indigenous ingredients, to the world. The chef is coming to Hong Kong for a pop-up.

After Tesla missed Wall Street expectations in the third quarter, Musk pointed to macroeconomic conditions, a reversal from a year ago he said the firm was ‘recession resilient’.


An umami Mexican food staple, chapulines – grasshoppers – are being added to food and drinks in Hong Kong. We learn how, and find about their rise in popularity.

In October, 1962, at the height of the Cold War, Mexican then-president Adolfo Lopez Mateos landed at Hong Kong’s Kai Tak Airport, where he refused to talk to the press about the ‘build-up’ in Cuba.

Lingong Machinery Group (LGMG) will establish an industrial estate in Mexico’s northern Nuevo Leon state and aims to create three industrial clusters.

US President Joe Biden defended plans to extend the border wall with Mexico, saying he didn’t think such barriers worked but that he was bound by laws introduced under Donald Trump.

The roof appeared to be made of relatively thin poured concrete, and photos distributed by state authorities showed the roof slab resting on the top of pews in some parts of the church.

Billionaire Elon Musk visited Eagle Pass, Texas, to meet with local politicians and law enforcement and obtain what he called an ‘unfiltered’ view of the situation.

The incident occurred on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico as Silvia Macías was celebrating the 15th birthday of her son, Santiago, who has Down syndrome.

Eight children were among 13 people still missing after a sewage-polluted river swollen by heavy rains swept away homes in the Guatemalan capital. In Mexico, at least 7 people died and 9 were missing.

While too early to know the impact of tariff changes introduced in August, trade lawyer warns Chinese companies to expect more trade-related costs in Mexico.


Ovidio Guzman, one of the sons of imprisoned Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, pleaded not guilty to US fentanyl trafficking charges on Monday in a Chicago court.


The alleged bodies of two ‘non-human’ beings were presented during a congressional hearing in Mexico, generating a mixture of surprise, disbelief and ridicule on social media.

Didi posted a 52.6 per cent year-on-year jump in second-quarter revenue to US$6.6 billion on the back of strong demand at both its core mainland China and international operations.

A Mexican Supreme Court ruling that national laws prohibiting the procedure are unconstitutional and violate women’s rights extended Latin American’s trend of widening abortion access.