Violence Follows Path Of Mexican Oil Speculation

People living in the Juárez Valley southeast of Ciudad Juárez and El Paso, Texas allege that land speculators preparing for the start of oil and gas production have spurred a land grab that’s forced what some claim is an exodus of local residents. People interviewed for this story say that they or neighbors have been […]

Moody’s Warning Rebuffed as Pemex’s Mexico Backing Here to Stay

Moody’s Investors Service is warning Mexico may not be able to provide its struggling state-oil company with the financial support it’ll need as soon as next year. To Standard Life Investments Ltd. and Actinver Casa de Bolsa SA, there’s little chance the government turns its back on Petroleos Mexicanos. While Mexico — which ended Pemex’s monopoly […]

Successful Mexico Drilling Rights Auction

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Mexico Successful Oil Block Auction

The Gist: Mexico surprises with successful oil block auction. Full Story: