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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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New classrooms are well behind schedule

Mexico News Daily - 31 Oct 2017
Thousands of students in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca are unlikely to go back to school before December because most of the temporary classrooms intended to replace earthquake-damaged buildings either haven't been built yet or were ...
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Network to monitor Guerrero seismic gap

Mexico News Daily - 15 Nov 2017
Scientists from Mexico and Japan have collaborated to develop a new network to monitor the Guerrero seismic gap, an area where two tectonic plates are grinding together and generating stored-up energy that has the potential to cause a massive ...
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Cloned cards leave victims without cash

Mexico News Daily - 11 Nov 2017
One victim of the presumed swindle was 65-year-old Adán López, a resident of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region which took the brunt of the powerful 8.2-magnitude quake. He had planned to spend the money on cement, rebar and other building supplies to ...
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'Not a great hotel but service from the heart'

Mexico News Daily - 13 Nov 2017
Economic activity in Juchitán plummeted by 85% in the aftermath of the earthquake and rebuilding and recovery across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region is likely to take some time yet, meaning that the patience prioritized by Luz Pineda will indeed be a ...
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Costly classrooms collapse in high winds

Mexico News Daily - 26 Oct 2017
The classrooms were intended to help house students who would otherwise be attending one of the 67 schools that were razed in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the region that suffered most from the 8.2-magnitude quake. The temporary classrooms are being ...
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Chaos in Oaxaca after union boss's arrest

Mexico News Daily - 07 Nov 2017
Roadblocks were also reported in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region. The CTM-affiliated transport workers are protesting last night's arrest of confederation leader Marco Antonio Sánchez on suspicion of murder. Sánchez has been linked to the killing of ...
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Proposed Mexican coastal rail bridge faces steep grade - 09 Nov 2017
In 1995, Mexico studied the idea of creating a proposed landbridge on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the same area as the current proposal, and did not pursue it. Still, some Mexican analysts believe that a landbridge could bolster the freight railroad ...
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'Juchitán is screwed:' businessman's lament

Mexico News Daily - 25 Oct 2017
That's the opinion of one resident of the largely indigenous city located in the south of Oaxaca that bore the brunt of the September 7 earthquake, one of the most powerful ever recorded in Mexico. Almost seven weeks since the devastating disaster ...
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More instant houses for earthquake victims

Mexico News Daily - 21 Oct 2017
Mexico's Mennonite community has brought its know-how and work force to bear on earthquake relief, sending volunteers from all over the country to construct instant houses for victims in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca. ADVERTISEMENT.
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New air connections for holiday destination

Mexico News Daily - 30 Oct 2017
Rivera also said 5 million pesos was being invested in a marketing campaign to counteract the effects of the September earthquakes, one of which did severe damage in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region, but had little effect on tourism destinations ...
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120000 pesos in aid means downsizing

Mexico News Daily - 24 Oct 2017
Rebuilding thousands of homes after last month's two devastating earthquakes was never going to be easy, but adding to the difficulty is that some victims are discovering that the financial aid offered by the federal government doesn't go very far.
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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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Local officials accused of hoarding quake aid

Mexico News Daily - 15 Sep 2017
But while aid has been flowing into the affected areas, reports indicate that it is insufficient to meet the needs of the affected population. The mayor of Santa María Xadani, a small town in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca, said that aid ...
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Why seismologists didn't see Mexico's deadly earthquake coming

The Conversation US - 15 Sep 2017
Until last week, seismologists believed that its epicentral area – near the old Zapotec city of Juchitán, Oaxaca, in Mexico's poor southeastern region – was an “aseismic gap.” In other words, we thought this zone, the Tehuantepec gap, was unlikely to ...
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Tehuantepec Isthmus wants to compete with the Panama Canal

The Bulletin Panama - 21 Mar 2017 rencontres celtiques saint laurent de la prée Now it is the turn of Mexico, which is investing $153 million to spur economic development in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec interoceanic corridor through a comprehensive project that ...
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Matriarchs are feeding the people of Juchitán

Mexico News Daily - 30 Sep 2017
Society in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca has long been matriarchal. Today, it is the women who have taken up the challenge of healing the soul of the people after the September 7 earthquake. ADVERTISEMENT. In Juchitán de Zaragoza ...

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