MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Thursday shifted Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade into a key ministry in a cabinet reshuffle that could provide Meade with a platform to mount a presidential bid in 2018.
As Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto prepares to deliver his third State of the Union message, a new Pew Research Center survey shows he has become increasingly unpopular over alleged corruption scandals and the poor performance of the economy.
Eight months ago, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto tapped an old party hand and confessed "friend" of his finance minister to investigate conflict of interest allegations against his administration. The president, First Lady Angelica...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A government investigation found no evidence of wrongdoing by President Enrique Pena Nieto or Finance Minister Luis Videgaray in a scandal surrounding homes they purchased from government contractors, a senior official said on Friday.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto’s administration said there’s no truth to Donald Trump’s assertion that the nation would pay for a wall along the border between the countries, Bloomberg reports. Said a spokesman: “Of course it’s false. It reflects an [...]
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto may have been much more involved in steering government contracts to businesses owned by his friends than previously thought, The New York Times reports. Newly released documents reveal that the companies...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Approval ratings for Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto have fallen to a new low, a newspaper poll showed on Friday amid a weak economy and after the escape of the country's most notorious criminal from a maximum-security prison.
Several recent scandals have tainted the legacy of President Enrique Peña Nieto and further eroded the public’s faith in the country’s governing institutions.
Mexico: Is the July 11th prison escape of drug capo Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman a major embarrassment for Presient Enrique Peña Nieto and the Mexican justice system or much ado about nothing? U.S.: “I would like you to actually see meShow More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An independent Mexican commission said on Thursday it found serious flaws in an investigation into the apparent massacre of 43 students last year, dealing a fresh blow to President Enrique Pena Nieto over a scandal that has battered his administration.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An independent Mexican commission said on Thursday it found serious flaws in an investigation into the apparent massacre of 43 students last year, dealing a fresh blow to President Enrique Pena Nieto over a scandal...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Humiliated by the escape of Mexico's most wanted criminal from a maximum security prison, President Enrique Pena Nieto is under pressure from across the political spectrum to replace his interior minister. But party considerations may stay his hand.
It's been a long road to notoriety for Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín Guzmán Loera, aka "El Chapo" or "Shorty." Having embarrassed Mexico's incumbent President Enrique Peña Nieto and triggered a massive manhunt, the world's most notorious...Show More Summary
After years of proposals, protests, popular resistance, and a constitutional reform law passed under President Enrique Peña Nieto, Mexico this week finally opened up its nationalized oil industry to private money. But once the auctioning for new exploration began on Wednesday, it turned out to be a resounding flop. Show More Summary
The increasingly unpopular leader put his foot in his mouth when he promised to keep “El Chapo” in jail. Presidencia de la República Mexicana (CC BY-SA 2.0) The current president of Mexico has been putting nail after nail in theShow More Summary
… But because moronic French President François Holland had the “brilliant” idea of inviting Enrique Peña Nieto as guest of honor at the military parade and other ceremonies marking France’s July 14 national holiday. I don’t know you but I feel … Continue reading ?
In the context of Mexico's violent drug war, incumbent President Enrique Peña Nieto's " worst failure " is the recent escape pulled off by the world's most powerful drug cartel leader, Joaquín "El Chapo" or "Shorty" Guzmán Loera. A little...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The dramatic escape on Saturday of the world's most notorious drug lord has raised pressure on Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to curb corruption and the drug gangs that play an outsized and violent role in his country.
The breakout of Joaquín Guzmán Loera from a maximum security prison was the latest blow to the country’s political establishment and President Enrique Peña Nieto.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The capture of drug lord Joaquin Guzman was the crowning achievement of President Enrique Pena Nieto's government in its war against drug cartels, a beacon of success amid domestic woes. That makes the bold escape by "El Chapo" from a maximum security prison all the more devastating.