Mexico's president-elect thanks Trump for being respectful

Mexico's president-elect thanks Trump for being respectful

The team of leftist Mexican president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has resisted enshrining the 2013-14 opening of the oil and gas sector enacted by outgoing president Enrique Pena Nieto in the new NAFTA, people close to the talks say.

The president wrote in a tweet Saturday morning that a "big Trade Agreement with Mexico could be happening soon", adding that his administration's relationship with Mexico's new left-wing president is "getting closer by the hour".

The Mexican peso rose almost 1% on Friday after reports that the USA and Mexico were nearing a preliminary breakthrough on NAFTA, which would bring the two countries and Canada closer to resolving back-and-forth trade negotiations that have dragged on for more than a year. Mexican and USA representatives are meeting in Washington.

Meanwhile, Lopez Obrador said on Friday that progress was indeed being made in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, which Trump had dubbed a "disaster" for U.S. workers and industry.

Former Lakers Star Nick Young Arrested In Hollywood
Reports state that the National Basketball Association star was involved in an incident with police during a traffic stop. He averaged 7.3 points per game in limited minutes off the bench, while shooting 37.7 percent from 3-point land.

Kim Kardashian Brags About Her Weight Loss, Down To 116 Pounds
Looks like there will be more to this mystery we assumed was already wrapped up after Kris' water passed the test. Kim did 1,000 squats on August 22, which she posted on Instagram! She said: "No, I am not going to answer, ".

Manchester City players not fit, says Pep Guardiola
For all of their possession, City were unable to create many meaningful attacks, and were held firm by a resilient Wolves side. The Premier (League ) will decide when VAR will be here, ' he told Sky Sports after the game.

Nafta talks are poised to spill into next week, pushing up against the goal for a deal by the end of the month, as the countries work out their issues before Canada is expected to rejoin the talks to update the three-nation agreement.

"We've adjusted very well the focus, but without changing the content, the substance, and we've arrived at a solution that should be satisfactory for everyone", Seade said.

"Nothing is done until everything is truly done", he said.

Trump prompted the NAFTA revamp more than a year ago, complaining the pact has benefited Mexico to the detriment of US workers and manufacturing. He hopes to reduce the U.S. trade deficit with lower-cost Mexico and claw back jobs, particularly in the automotive industry.

Related News:



Most liked

Eye exam may predict Alzheimer's
It is commonly used to shine light into the eye so that a doctor can measure the thickness of the retina and optic nerve. The study did not, however, reveal if the participants with thinning retinas went on to develop Alzheimer's or not.

Wolves 1 Manchester City 1: Laporte rescues point after controversial opener
The Premier League's defending champions Manchester City are off to the their title's defence in the ideal manner. In the end, it's City who are predicted to come out as comfortable winners against Wolves .

Supreme Court won't hear appeal in real estate data case
If the Supreme Court decides not to grant TREB's application for leave to appeal, the board would have 60 days to follow that order.

AK-47 maker Kalashnikov to produce electric cars to rival Tesla
TechCrunch says the vehicle can travel a whopping 350 kilometers on a single charge (217 miles), courtesy of its 90kwh battery. The electric motor will allegedly make 295 horsepower and the CV-1 will dash from 0-62 miles per hour in about 6.0 seconds.

West Ham improving despite 3-1 Arsenal defeat - Pellegrini
Arsenal's defence, on the other hand, would be hoping to be less leaky and most importantly execute Emery's tactics to precision. Maybe it's time to deploy this partnership from the beginning of the game, not when Arsenal are already losing.

Manchester City given reality check by Wolves in 1-1 draw
Manchester City head to the Molineux Stadium to take on Wolverhampton Wanderers in pursuit of three more points. Wolves also have the attacking quality to hurt defences and could end up scoring themselves.

Hawaii residents brace themselves as hurricane strengthens
Storm warnings have been issued for Hawaii, with Hurricane Lane forecast to move to the state's south by the middle of the week. However one model, from the Global Forecast System, predicts the storm will take a hard north turn toward the Big Island.

England's Ashton given seven-week ban for Kockott tackle
A "poor disciplinary record" also went against Ashton, who had an extra week added on to the suspension due to this. But Thursday's panel found that while there was an act of foul play, it did not meet the red card threshold.

Van Dijk shows different side to Liverpool's title challenge
However, Van Dijk insists Liverpool is not underestimating their upcoming opponents. "That's why we paid it". However it could have been different had Klopp chose to pursue other options.

Amazon hired a Twitter army to defend warehouse work
Just like Jeff I can use the restroom anytime I want! That's especially good news for me being that I drink water like a camel. One account responded to a Twitter user who complained that "a good number of Amazon employees are on food stamps".

Chicago Bears HC Nagy gives most starters day off vs. Chiefs
The Bears met the Baltimore Ravens in the Hall of Fame Game and those teams have practiced more than all others in the NFL . However, even with the risk of injury, the Bears need experience and practice that only live game reps can provide.

Water ice found at the moon's poles, scientists say
NASA boss Jim Bridenstine has laid out his grand vision to use the water on the Moon to power the space exploration of the future. Scientists used data from the spectrometer Moon Mineralogy Mapper onboard the Indian spacecraft Chandrayaan-1.

Prince’s family sues doctor who prescribed him pain pills
Schulenberg paid $30,000 to settle a federal civil violation alleging that the drugs that killed Prince were prescribed illegally. The court documents reveal that the family claimed the doctor's failure played a major role in Prince's untimely death.

Woods barely survives cut in NJ
Tiger opened with an even-par performance in Thursday's round after he shot 71 with two birdies and two bogeys. Johnson fought back and nearly had a hole in one at the par-three sixth where his ball lipped out of the hole.

Trump's finance chief Allen Weisselberg is granted immunity from prosecution
The testimony implicated Trump in the crime, legal analysts said, although few believe the sitting president could be indicted. The White House official insisted that West Wing staffers continue to keep their heads down and do their jobs.