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Tlacolula Distillery, a company dedicated to the production of mezcal in Oaxaca, received from the National Export Prize 2018 from President Enrique Peña Nieto, in the Agroindustrial Enterprise category, at the XXV National Congress of Foreign Trade held in the City of Toluca, State of Mexico. The Secretary of Economy, Juan Pablo Guzmán Cobián, expressed...
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After more than 18 hours of a blockade, drivers of the “Libertad” Union reopened federal roads 190 and 175 in the capital of Oaxaca and the metropolitan area, after negotiating with the State Government over arrest warrants issued for protest organizers. Yesterday and today, in interviews on radio newscasts of the capital, the head of...
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This year, Oaxaca exported 36,617.20 tons of mango to the United States. This volume shipped was the result of the 2018 Mango Export Program that is being carried out in the eastern zone of the Isthmus, where 63 thousand orchards were registered. The delegate of the Sagarpa in Oaxaca, Adolfo Toledo Infanzon, stated in an...
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On September 19, Oaxaca will join the nation in remembrance of the devastating 1985 earthquake, which last year was marked by the 2017 earthquake on the same day. September 19 is considered National Day of Civil Protection and serves as a reminder to the government, civil protection, and the citizens to always maintain an emergency...
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With an illiteracy rate of 13.3%, higher than the national average of 5.5%, Oaxaca commemorates National Day of Literacy as one of the priority states of the federal government to reduce the rate of people who can not read or write. Educational authorities of the state government pointed out that Oaxaca has a great challenge...
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It was simply spectacular … riders from 16 nations showed their expertise in man dominating machine during the presentation of the Moto Trail Up Oaxaca 2018, which was witnessed by more than four thousand spectators who packed Plaza de la Danza in downtown. The motorcycle acrobatic contest was presented by the company Altius Events, in...
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For their creativity and traditional designs, seven Oaxacan artisans were winners in the National Contest of Textiles and Rebozos 2018, who won the award for the best work, as well as the first, second and third places. and an honorable mention. With the support of the Oaxacan Institute of Handicrafts (IOA), the Oaxacans participated in...
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A new blow to the pocket of the Oaxacans was announced yesterday when Caminos y Puentes Federales (Capufe) reported on its website an increase of $33 pesos in the rate of the Tehuacán-Oaxaca highway. According to information published by the Capufe, the toll for cars will be $233 pesos, up from $200 pesos for the...
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The drought that prevented producers from sowing seasonal maize “on time” will impact up to 20 percent of Oaxaca’s annual production. The preliminary calculation was made by the president of the Basic Corn-Bean Product System of the State of Oaxaca, Raúl Narváez Labastida, who assured that the final figure will be in December. With the...
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On the first anniversary of the 8.2-magnitude earthquake that hit the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, the head of the Secretariat of Territorial and Urban Development (Sedatu), Rosario Robles Berlanga, said that of the damaged homes in Oaxaca and Chiapas, they have an 80 percent progress in the reconstruction process. In addition, she said that one in...
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