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Mexico Abandons Crucial International Education Testing

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS Three years after Mexican students were ranked last among 38 Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries in math, science and reading by the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), the country has apparently suspended the tests altogether. Tue Halgreen, a senior analyst at PISA headquarters in France, confirmed the suspension of field tests in Mexico

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Mexico News Roundup

By RICARDO CASTILLO Reverse Remittances While the Central Bank of Mexico has already begun whining about the potential drop in dollar-denominated remittances from the roughly 36 million Mexican workers in the United States, down to $29 billion in 2020, its U.S. counterpart, the Federal Reserve (Fed) is reporting that as of last January and through Thursday, April 2, Mexican investors

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International Book Fair Opens at Palacio de Minería

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF     The 39th edition of the 12-day International Book Fair at Mexico City’s Palacio de Minería opened on Thursday, Feb. 22. The fair, which is designed to encourage reading, includes more than 1,000 book-oriented activities and 800 titles. The fair’s 2018 edition showcases the Mexican state of Campeche and the works of Mexican short story writer Juan

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