Tampico (Mexico)

Type: City
Name: Tampico (Mexico)
Country: Mexico
Latitude: 22.219999
Longitude: -97.849998
population: 309,015
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Mexican forces rescue 224 kidnap victims, mostly CentAm migrants

Mexican federal forces rescued 224 kidnap victims - mostly undocumented Central American migrants - and arrested nine suspects in two operations in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas, officials said.Authorities freed 205 migrants, including two Mexicans, ... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - 165 Migrants Rescued from Kidnappers in Northern Mexico

MEXICO CITY Police rescued 165 Central American and Cuban migrants from kidnappers in the northern border state of Tamaulipas, Mexican authorities said Thursday.The migrants were being held at two residences in the Gulf port city of Tampico, according ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

Mexico’s cartel-fighting vigilantes get closer to the Texas border

/div>!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> by Ioan Grillo for GlobalPost . Armed residents are taking on the feared Zetas cartel in Tamaulipas state. One desperate town’s mayor applauds them.   Mayor Guerrero of Hidalgo. (Tamaulipas government ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jul 08 2014]
Entities: Vigilantism, Cartel, Mexico
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

OMA Reports a 9.0% Increase in June 2014 Passenger Traffic

(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA ( Nasdaq:OMAB ) (BMV:OMA), reports that terminal passenger traffic at its 13 airports increased 9.0% in June 2014, as compared to June 2013. ... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Community columnist: Friends beyond borders

We came together in McAllen, Texas, and for two days we sorted and repacked over a hundred tons of donated humanitarian aid. Then, in the still-dark early morning of July 23, 2007, we were poised to cross the border.We were a Friendshipment Caravan organized ... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 05 2014]
Entities: Cuba, Embargo, Havana
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

An acid test for Mexican oil

  TAMPICO, Mexico —  During Mexico's first oil boom, Tampico was such a magnet for foreign capital that it became the biggest oil-exporting port in the Americas and home to grandiose architecture that inspired comparisons to Venice ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Economy - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Shootings leave 2 dead, 3 wounded in northeast Mexico

Two people were killed and three others, including two children, wounded in three shootings in the cities of Madero and Tampico, both located in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, prosecutors said Thursday.The first shootout occurred on Wednesday ... [Published EFE - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 2 reports

Mexico's Energy Reform

The Mexican Congress has just opened an Extraordinary Session to discuss the energy reform and its secondary, or implementing legislation. One political and four technical issues need to be addressed: the capacity of new regulatory agencies to act independently ... [Published Brookings Institution - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Crime-Ridden State Poses Acid Test For Mexic...

TAMPICO, Mexico, June 25 (Reuters) - During Mexico's first oil boom, Tampico was such a magnet for foreign capital that it became the biggest oil-exporting port in the Americas and home to grandiose architecture that inspired comparisons to Venice and ... [Published Rigzone - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

FEATURE-Crime-ridden state poses acid test for Mexican oil reform

7:32pm BSTBy TAMPICO, Mexico, June 25 (Reuters) - During Mexico's first oil boom, Tampico was such a magnet for foreign capital that it became the biggest oil-exporting port in the Americas and home to grandiose architecture that inspired comparisons ... [Published Reuters UK - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

CDG Tampico: "Los Dragones" Leader La Sheyla's Capture Confirmed

Chivis Martinez For Borderland Beat The ministry of the Interior confirmed the capture,  by the Marina of Mexico, of  Juan Zarate Martin Chavez aka La Sheyla.   Zárate Chavez is the leader of the CDG group called Dragones operating in the town of Tampico, ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

The tragedy of Tampico, Mexico: a city of violence, abandoned to the trees

After a mass exodus of Tampico's middle class, some of its most majestic buildings, such as the Edificio Maza, lie abandoned. Photograph: Kurt Hollander Thousands of people dressed in white, carrying white balloons and waving white handkerchiefs, have ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 02 2014]

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-- The New York Times 1 Ned said to me at the dinner table, "Mama we could be awfully happy if we were poor couldn't we?" I asked him "Dear, dear little tot, why?" He said "Because Papa wouldn't go away so often."
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We Shall Never Know: Murder, Money and the Endu... [Published KCET - Jul 26 2014]
ELIZABETH HALL BECTON [Published Beaches Leader - Jul 24 2014]
Mexican forces rescue 224 kidnap victims, mostl... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 12 2014]
Latin American Herald Tribune - 165 Migrants Re... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 11 2014]
165 Migrants Rescued from Kidnappers in Norther... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - Jul 11 2014]
Mexico’s cartel-fighting vigilantes get closer ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jul 08 2014]
Mexico’s gang-slaying vigilantes get closer to ... [Published GlobalPost - Jul 08 2014]
OMA Reports a 9.0% Increase in June 2014 Passen... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - Jul 07 2014]
Community columnist: Friends beyond borders [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 05 2014]
Ryanair owned airline horrify passengers by fix... [Published Daily Star - Jul 03 2014]
Addison Gibson Foundation restructures to focus... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 02 2014]
30,000th Liebherr mobile crane [Published Vertikal.net - Jun 30 2014]
Pioneering vascular surgeon founded Vein Insti... [Published U-T San Diego - Jun 28 2014]
Smedley Butler and the Racket That Is War [Published Antiwar.com - Jun 28 2014]
Kansas City Southern Names Gary W. Jarboe Vice ... [Published The CW11 - Jun 27 2014]
Mexico Has Vast Untapped Oil Reserves — In A Pa... [Published Business Insider - Jun 26 2014]
An acid test for Mexican oil [Published Saudi Gazette - Economy - Jun 26 2014]
Shootings leave 2 dead, 3 wounded in northeast ... [Published EFE - Jun 26 2014]
Crime-Ridden State Poses Acid Test For Mexic... [Published Rigzone - Jun 25 2014]
Mexico's Energy Reform [Published Brookings Institution - Jun 25 2014]
Mexico's Energy Reform [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jun 25 2014]
FEATURE-Crime-ridden state poses acid test for ... [Published Reuters UK - Jun 25 2014]
Big win for port software firm [Published Car and SUV - Jun 25 2014]
CDG Tampico: "Los Dragones" Leader La Sheyla's ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 21 2014]
Tamaluipas: Déjà vu [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 07 2014]
The tragedy of Tampico, Mexico: a city of viole... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 02 2014]
Tampico: Two Additional Businesses Torched, and... [Published Borderland Beat - May 23 2014]
Tampico Tamaulipas :Dismembered Bodies WIth Nar... [Published Borderland Beat - May 21 2014]
16 Bodies Discovered in Tampico and Hidalgo Tam... [Published Borderland Beat - May 20 2014]
Conference provides a peek at the future [Published Packaging World - Apr 29 2014]
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Mexico’s cartel-fighting vigilantes get closer ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jul 08 2014]
/div>!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> by Ioan Grillo for GlobalPost . Armed residents are taking on the feared Zetas cartel in Tamaulipas state. One desperate town’s mayor applauds them.   Mayor Guerrero of Hidalgo. (Tamaulipas government ...
Mexico's Energy Reform [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jun 25 2014]
The Mexican Congress has just opened an Extraordinary Session to discuss the energy reform and its secondary, or implementing legislation. One political and four technical issues need to be addressed: the capacity of new regulatory agencies to act ...
CDG Tampico: "Los Dragones" Leader La Sheyla's ... [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 21 2014]
Chivis Martinez For Borderland Beat The ministry of the Interior confirmed the capture,  by the Marina of Mexico, of  Juan Zarate Martin Chavez aka La Sheyla.   Zárate Chavez is the leader of the CDG group called Dragones operating in the town of Tampico, ...
Tamaluipas: Déjà vu [Published Borderland Beat - Jun 07 2014]
Borderland Beat Reforma: Eduardo Guerrero Gutiérrez Translated by Leila English In Tamaulipas, it seems, history is indeed condemned to repeat itself. The violent episodes that have shaken the state over the last two months—shoot-outs, narcotic blockades, ...
Tampico: Two Additional Businesses Torched, and... [Published Borderland Beat - May 23 2014]
Chivís Martínez for Borderland BeatIn less than one week, four Tampico Tamaulipas businesses have been torched.  All four were CDG’s  Dragones de Sheyla controlled businesses.Outbreaks of violence has been scattered throughout Tamaulipas, with Tampico ...
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