PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 10:32 AM IST
Lopez Obrador, known as AMLO, has generally held a lax approach to the virus, refusing to impose mandatory lockdowns.
Mexico City | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2020 05:08 AM IST
Authorities said the shooting deaths happened in Huetamo, roughly 250 miles (400 kilometers) southeast of Jiquilpan, where the president celebrated the guard’s new deployment on Valentine’s Day.
Mexico city | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 11:49 AM IST
Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador wants dialogue, not a Twitter spat, and much less a trade war with the country that buys 80 percent of Mexican exports.
Washington | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2019 09:24 AM IST
The attacks came despite efforts at conciliation by Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who said Sunday that “the president of Mexico wants to keep being a friend of President Donald Trump; but above all, we Mexicans are friends of the American people.”
Mexico | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2018 09:04 AM IST
Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tackled a case that cast a long shadow over the previous government, signing a presidential decree creating a truth commission to investigate the 2014 disappearance of 43 students in an apparent massacre.
Washington | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2018 08:24 AM IST
Mexico has called for increased U.S. investment in Central America to create jobs and make people less likely to leave.
Reuters, Mexico City | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2018 11:56 PM IST
Obrador to choose 20 unarmed men and women, including lawyers, doctors and engineers for his security
The Associated Press | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 09:40 AM IST
Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he will take home 108,000 pesos a month, which is $5,707 (approx Rs 4 lakh) at current exchange rates, and that no public official will be able to earn more than the president during his six-year term.
Reuters, Mexico City | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2018 03:55 PM IST
Runner-up in the 2012 and 2006 elections, Lopez Obrador pitches himself as the only man capable of cleaning up a political class whose credibility has been ground down by persistent graft, soaring crime levels and years of sub-par economic growth.