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Mexican Public Debt to Rise by 30 Percent in 2023

PULSE NEWS MEXICO By the year 2023, Mexico’s public debt is expected to reach 1.08 trillion pesos, representing an increase of 29.9 percent compared to the 2022 budget, according to a breakdown of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s (AMLO) new proposed annual economic package. The 2023 package, which was presented by the AMLO administration to Congress on Thursday, Sept. 8,

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Former Banxico Head Warns of New Inflationary Era

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS Former Central Bank of Mexico (Banxico) Governor and current General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) Agustín Carstens said Tuesday, April 5, that, like it or not, inflation is here to stay, at least for the foreseeable future. Speaking before the International Center for Monetary and Banking Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, Carstens, who served as

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Banxico Raises Interest Rates for Sixth Straight Time amid Soaring Inflation

XINHUA Mexico’s Central Bank (Banxico) on Thursday, Feb. 10, raised its key interest rate for the sixth consecutive time in response to what it called greater and longer-than-expected inflationary pressures. B Banxico said in a statement that its governing board had decided by majority vote to raise the target for the overnight interbank interest rate by 50 basis points, to

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