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Last updateFri, 17 Nov 2017 11am

Local economy underwhelmed by Pan Am impact

After all the hype and lofty expectations, the Pan American Games has not given local businesses the large economic boost that many had been hoping for.


Anti-rabies unit accused of abuse

Zapopan’s anti-rabies facility is being accused of mistreatment of dogs and cats in its care by local animal rights groups.

'Best Pan Am Games in history' closes in festive style

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford took possession of the Pan American flag before Ricky Martin brought the 16th edition of the games to a thumping close at Guadalajara's Omnilife Stadium Sunday evening.

Visit of late Pope’s relics inspires devotion

Thousands waited for hours outside the Guadalajara Cathedral to catch a glimpse of the sacred relics of Pope John Paul II.

Online taxi service launched

With 200 affiliated vehicles, Mexico’s first online taxi service has launched in Guadalajara. Users can order taxis via the internet at www.taxiinteligente.com. The free real-time service allows customers to solicit the nearest available taxi to their current position. The website can also be accessed by internet-compatible mobile phones.

City hall to cull police force

Guadalajara city hall will implement an unprecedented overhaul of its police department in November, with the aim of purging 300 officers who are unfit to serve.

US envoy makes initial Guadalajara visit

U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Anthony Wayne carried out various duties during his first official visit to Guadalajara.