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The isthmus includes the part of Mexico lying between the 94th and 96t...

wikipedia - 13 Sep 2016
The isthmus includes the part of Mexico lying between the 94th and 96th meridians west longitude, or the southeastern parts of Veracruz and Oaxaca, including small areas of Chiapas and Tabasco. The states of Tabasco and Chiapas are east of the isthmus, with Veracruz and Oaxaca on the west.
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Mexico's president-elect aims to avert energy crisis

Xinhua - 10 Jul 2018
Reduction in the income tax and the value-added tax rate in several parts of the country, such as border areas and the southwest Isthmus of Tehuantepec, is too on the way. To stimulate growth in outlying regions, Lopez Obrador aims to decentralize the ...
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Mexico Investment Overview After 2018 Elections

Lexology - 13 Jul 2018
The modernization of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, which includes a new port in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, which will be one of the infrastructure megaprojects of the next administration and it is planned to allocate 25,000 million pesos of public resources ...
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Mexico-Queretaro train back on drawing board in new transport plan

Mexico News Daily - 10 Jul 2018
In a separate interview with the newspaper Milenio, Jiménez said that the next federal government will continue practically all the infrastructure projects that have already been started but added that the development of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec ...
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Go on a Visual Tour of Juchitán, a Mexican Matriarchal Society

Tasting Table - 03 Jul 2018
But outside of the bucket list destinations of Oaxaca City and the beaches of Puerto Escondido lies a little-visited town far down the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region—where the land pinches together before funneling off into Chiapas and the Yucatan ...
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Mexico: 15 fake transgender candidates disqualified from election

The Guardian - 22 Jun 2018
The indigenous Zapotec community of the isthmus of Tehuantepec has long recognized a third gender of transgender people known as muxes – who are born with male bodies, but identify as neither male or female. Electoral rules in Oaxaca allow muxes to ...
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Don't Get Too Excited About The Mexican Silk Road - 03 Jul 2018
There's no better moment than now for Mexico to embrace multipolarity by teaming up with China and possibly constructing a Pacific-Caribbean rail corridor across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, but such a project has its limitations and isn't anything to ...
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Another oil leak after vessel strikes wharf at Oaxaca refinery

Mexico News Daily - 05 Jul 2018
Pemex said its personnel responded immediately to retrieve the spilled oil but has offered no information regarding the amount of fuel that leaked into the waters of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Inspectors from the Navy and the environmental agency ...
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Promises to the Electorate by Mexican Presidential Candidates

The Yucatan Times - 27 Jun 2018
To only earn half the presidential salary of current president Peña Nieto; to not have as president a fleet of planes and helicopters. In the southern state of Oaxaca, to finish turnpikes to the coast and the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, and to give ...
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How Andrés Manuel López Obrador will remake Mexico

The Economist - 21 Jun 2018
He has plans for new infrastructure in the south, vowing to pave every road in Oaxaca, a mountainous state with a poverty rate of 70%. He also promises a railway from Quintana Roo to Chiapas, and a road and rail corridor across the Isthmus of ...
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Three reasons why it's time for Mexico to pivot to China

Mexico News Daily - 05 Jul 2018
The new Mexican president has ambitions to revitalize a rail corridor across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, where the Atlantic and Pacific oceans are just 200 kilometers apart. In theory, this would serve as a Panama Canal-lite, opening up a short cut to ...
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AMLO promising like BO?

American Thinker (blog) - 28 Jun 2018
In the southern state of Oaxaca, to finish turnpikes to the coast and the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, and to give teachers a pay raise[.] AMLO says he won't live in Los Pinos, he will sell the federal government's planes and helicopters, and that high ...
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Frida Kahlo Artist or Cult Figure? Making Her Self Up at V&A

ArtLyst - 18 Jun 2018
One example is the replandor, a lace headdress worn by the women of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Oaxaca, southern Mexico paired with a self-portrait of Kahlo wearing it. Kahlo notably identified with the culture and clothing of these women with their ...
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Marichuy: Weaving Resistance Beyond the Mexican Elections

NACLA - 11 Jul 2018
Marichuy eventually arrived, flanked by Espino and Bettina Cruz, an Indigenous Binnizá human rights activist from the Tehuantepec Isthmus in Oaxaca. In the parking lot, a small group of reporters pressed Marichuy to comment on the upcoming election.
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Mexican 'Silk Road' trade corridor is set to spice up US tension

Financial Times - 06 Jun 2018
In the crook of Mexico's elbow lies the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the country's skinniest strip of land, where the Atlantic and Pacific are just 200km apart. Winds from the west power electricity-generating turbines, the lush soil supports lemon, mango ...

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