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    Jan 16, 2020:
    • Free eBook: Mexico Cost of Living Guide 2020,
    • Zeferino Gutierrez Park will host Candelaria Fair,
    • Hoteliers ask Alvar for security at SMA,
    • They warn queretanos to take precaution when visiting San Miguel de Allende,
    • InSight Crime’s Criminal GameChangers 2019,
    • US Freight Shipments Plunge at Fastest Rate since 2009,
    • Cat walk.

    Peso: 1 USD = 18.79 MXN.
    Weather: 51F - 73F - 50F; 11C - 23C - 10C; 0%.
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    Free eBook: Mexico Cost of Living Guide 2020
    People considering a move to Mexico —part-time, full-time, or for a defined period— usually want to know what their cost of living is likely be here, so that they can assess the affordability of the move and plan accordingly. Our guide to the cost of living in Mexico —updated annually— enables you to do just that.
    Free eBook: Mexico Cost of Living Guide 2020.

    Zeferino Gutierrez Park will host Candelaria Fair
    Due to the remodeling work of Benito Juárez Park, this year the @GobSMA will carry out the 64th edition of the traditional 'Feria de la Candelaria' of SanMiguelDeAllende at the facilities of the Zeferino Gutiérrez park.
    Due to the remodeling work of the Benito Juárez Park, this year the Municipal Government will hold the 64th edition of the traditional 'Feria de la Candelaria' in the facilities of the Zeferino Gutiérrez park.

    The Candelaria Fair will take place from January 30 to February 16, 2020, where more than 110 nurseries from different municipalities and states of the Mexican Republic will participate, in addition to more than 28 cultural events, workshops and concerts coordinated by the Directorate of Culture and Traditions.

    This fair will offer the sale of plants, flowers, pots, fertilizer, humus and implants for gardening in more than 300 linear meters of tents. The schedule will be from 8 in the morning to 9 at night, while the inauguration will take place on Friday, January 31, at 5 in the afternoon, by the municipal president Luis Alberto Villarreal.
    Zeferino Gutierrez Park will host Candelaria Fair (sp).
    See also: Zeferino Gutiérrez park will host Candelaria Fair (sp).

    Hoteliers ask Alvar for security at SMA
    Alvar Cabeza de Vaca and Luis Ernesto Ayala Torres met , with representatives of the services sector in San Miguel de Allende, requested road safety and requested surveillance fences for vehicles between jurisdictions. The surprise guests were Silao's C5 .

    "One of the things that the citizens most requested from the state, is greater presence and greater vigilance on state roads, particularly that which comes from Guanajuato and which goes to Celaya, " said Luis Alberto Villarreal García.

    There were two meetings that were held in San Miguel de Allende on security, the first was within C4 of the municipality of San Miguel de Allende and the second in municipal presidency with the presence of municipal president Luis Alberto Villarreal García and members of the Prosecutor's Office, the consul of the United States, NGOs like Patronato pro children, cameras such as Canirac, restaurants, hoteliers, owners of spas, members of the business estate, wedding representatives, owners of tourist attractions, etc.
    Hoteliers ask Alvar for security at SMA (sp).

    They warn queretanos to take precaution when visiting San Miguel de Allende
    The Secretary of Tourism in the State, Hugo Burgos García, called on the Queretans who visit San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato to take precautions against the acts of violence that are recorded in this entity.

    This was mentioned in reference to the fact that some days ago, two families of tourists were stripped of their vehicles when they went to this tourist destination.

    He recalled that authorities in the municipality of Querétaro take measures in this regard so that tourists in the state are not victims of any crime.
    They warn queretanos to take precaution when visiting San Miguel de Allende (sp).

    InSight Crime’s Criminal GameChangers 2019
    Few incidents illustrated this dizzying feeling of déjà vu more than an October operation in Culiacán, Sinaloa, the historic heart of Mexico’s drug trafficking world. Some ten months into his presidency, Andrés Manuel López Obrador finally seemed ready to send a message to the country’s criminal organizations. But after soldiers arrested Ovidio Guzmán López — the son of the legendary drug trafficker, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán — his brothers mobilized, overwhelmed security forces and forced his release.

    In the process, El Chapo’s sons, known as “Los Chapitos,” made their strongest claim yet to his father’s vacated throne following El Chapo’s conviction in a US courtroom earlier in the year. The stunning display of power neutered López Obrador’s counter-crime initiative and seemed to put an exclamation point on what emerged as the central narrative of El Chapo’s trial: victories in the drug war are ephemeral, but drug trafficking is everlasting.
    InSight Crime’s Criminal GameChangers 2019.

    US Freight Shipments Plunge at Fastest Rate since 2009, Hit 2011 Level: This is Getting Surprisingly Ugly
    Shipment volume in the US by truck, rail, air, and barge plunged 7.9% in December 2019 compared to a year earlier, according to the Cass Freight Index for Shipments. It was the 13th month in a row of year-over-year declines, and the steepest year-over-year decline since November 2009, during the Financial Crisis ...
    US Freight Shipments Plunge at Fastest Rate since 2009, Hit 2011 Level: This is Getting Surprisingly Ugly.

    Cat walk

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