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Can you believe it?

Guadalajara is the most prosperous city in Latin America and the 26th best off in the world, according to a United Nations (UN) study released this week.

Finances undermine Youth Olympics bid

Guadalajara’s bid for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games is at risk due to outstanding debts from the 2011 Pan American Games, the head of the latter event’s Organizing Committee (COPAG) admitted this week.

Translators to be honored at Book Fair

A new award to honor outstanding work in literary translation will be presented for the first time at the Guadalajara International Book Fair (FIL), scheduled November 24 to December 2.

Tiger to live in city zoo

After weeks of speculation and campaigning, the future of Albert the Bengal tiger has finally been resolved.

Metro debt up 82 percent

Debt in the eight municipalities that make up the Guadalajara metropolitan area has almost doubled to 6.38 billion pesos in the last two-and-a-half years. This represents a rise of 82 percent from 3.5 billion pesos when the last mayoral administrations began in 2010.

Fumigating down the barrel of a gun

The Jalisco Health Secretary (SSJ) is to continue fumigating homes in Guadalajara in order to prevent a dengue outbreak, despite staff twice being threatened at gunpoint when attempting to carry out their work.