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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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Canada, Mexico officials: trade pluses should outweigh fear

mySanAntonio.com - 21 Feb 2018
Television footage from parts of Oaxaca showed small homes and buildings completely leveled by the quake, which struck the narrowest portion of Mexico on the isthmus of Tehuantepec. Aftershocks continued into Sunday, and scores of people were wary ...
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Comixcal: Deeply Oaxacan

Culinary Backstreets - 20 Feb 2018
“There are two Oaxacan foods – what is served for tourists, and what people really eat,” says Marahí López, the chef at Comixcal, an Oaxacan restaurant in Mexico City's Santa Maria La Ribera neighborhood. “There is a way that Oaxacan food is sold that ...
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Union announces end to month-long strike

Mexico News Daily - 19 Feb 2018
But several hospitals in the cities of Oaxaca and Tlacolula and in the Coast, Mixtec and Isthmus of Tehuantepec regions will continue under a partial strike because staff believe their most important demands have not been met. According to one report ...
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Mexicans hold mournful procession for endangered porpoise

mySanAntonio.com - 17 Feb 2018
Television footage from parts of Oaxaca showed small homes and buildings completely leveled by the quake, which struck the narrowest portion of Mexico on the isthmus of Tehuantepec. Aftershocks continued into Sunday, and scores of people were wary ...
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Urban artists helping bring city back to life

Mexico News Daily - 07 Feb 2018
His work on the façade of the city's theater features the hands of three children and one adult working to put together a jigsaw puzzle whose pieces collectively form a map of the isthmus. The metaphor is powerful: together we can rebuild. Artists have ...
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Oaxaca highways still far from completion

Mexico News Daily - 13 Feb 2018
A public works director at the SCT Oaxaca office told the newspaper NVI Noticias that there is no scheduled finishing date for the Oaxaca-Isthmus highway, while an upgrade to a leg of the coastal highway 200 between Puerto Escondido and Pochutla will ...
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Front closes schools, delights snow lovers

Mexico News Daily - 31 Jan 2018
In the neighboring state of Oaxaca, slides have been reported on the highway between the cities of Oaxaca and Tuxtepec. In the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region strong northerly winds overturned three cargo trucks, bringing the total of wind-related ...
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Film Falmouth Screens 'I Dream In Another Language'

CapeNews.net - 08 Feb 2018
Born in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico, his grandmother spoke the indigenous language, Zapoteco. As a child Mr. Contreras did not like hearing her speak this ancient language, preferring that she speak Spanish instead. At the time he did not ...
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Murat: sensors work; Mancera: they don't

Mexico News Daily - 03 Feb 2018
A further four sensors located in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region have been faulty since April 2017 due to a lack of regular maintenance, Cires said. Its personnel are working in conjunction with state Civil Protection authorities to reestablish ...
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Adopt an oven one of two aid initiatives

Mexico News Daily - 06 Oct 2017
The other initiative — canasta básica istmeña (basic Isthmus food basket) — is also led by the Melendre Committee and consists of putting together food aid packages made up of local products. Some of those included are corn-based items made in the ...
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Oaxaca wakeup call: 6.1 tremor in Isthmus

Mexico News Daily - 23 Sep 2017
The National Seismological System said there were actually three tremors over 5.0 on the Richter scale this morning, all of which were in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca. The epicenter of the 6.1 shaker was seven kilometers west of Unión ...
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Isthmus mayor found hoarding aid supplies

Mexico News Daily - 10 Oct 2017
A mayor in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region has been found hoarding relief supplies while victims of the powerful September 7 earthquake are left arguing over the limited provisions that are available across the devastated area. The newspaper Reforma ...
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Why seismologists didn't see Mexico's deadly earthquake coming

The Conversation US - 15 Sep 2017
19, 1985, which registered 8.1. This recent quake killed nearly 100 people, most of them in Oaxaca, and the death toll is rising as locals continue to dig out from the rubble. Beyond the devastation, it was the earthquake's location that took ...
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Local officials accused of hoarding quake aid

Mexico News Daily - 15 Sep 2017
Apart from shortages and distribution difficulties, infuriated local residents have accused local officials of hoarding aid, leading the federal government to order the military to take charge of the unfolding humanitarian crisis. Two-hundred military ...
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Court orders halt to Juchitán wind farm

Mexico News Daily - 11 Jan 2018
The company plans to build 132 wind turbines on 5,300 hectares of land in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region, one of Mexico's windiest. The Japanese firm Mitsubishi is an investor in the US $1.2-billion farm, which was 22% complete in November. The case ...
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Tehuantepec Isthmus wants to compete with the Panama Canal

The Bulletin Panama - 21 Mar 2017
The state's Environment and Sustainable Development Secretary said last week that 90% of the money invested in Oaxaca has gone into wind farms in the isthmus. There are now 24 in operation, containing 1,765 turbines, making the state the country's ...

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