UK and Mexico celebrate closer economic and academic ties during Mexico State Visit

Trade between the UK and Mexico is enjoying double-digit growth, with bilateral trade in 2013 at £3.3 billion, up by 15% compared to 2012. British carmakers Lotus and McLaren target Mexico for exports Hamley’s to open first store in Mexico new UK Export Finance $1 billion credit facility will also open up opportunities for UK … Read more

Inmate in Brazil uses rooster to try to fool police

A Brazilian inmate who was on supervised release put his electronic monitoring bracelet on an unsuspecting rooster, which he then locked in a chicken coop, so that he could sneak away to sell drugs. The ploy was discovered during what was a routine check in Porto Alegre of a drug sales spot on Wednesday night, … Read more

Brazil set aside £510m for security at World Cup

Brazil are to set aside about £510 million for security at the World Cup and are preparing 157,000 soldiers and police officers for the huge World Cup security operation. Celso Amorim, Defence minister, has said that Brazil is ‘perfectly prepared’ to guarantee the security of citizens and visitors to the dozens of cities which are … Read more

World Cup to be a ‘magical war’ claims Warlock

According to the prediction of Mexico’s self-proclaimed ‘Grand Warlock’ Brazil are going to win the World Cup, while there will be violent protests continuing throughout the month long event. Antonio Vazquez has also made the claim that the World Cup will not only be a battle ground for the football teams who are participating  but … Read more