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  • ORLANDO, Fla./ MEXICO CITY, Nov 4- U.S. job gains in October showed continued progress towards the Federal Reserve's goals, two Fed policymakers said on Friday, with both signaling they would support a rate increase at the U.S. central bank's next meeting, in December. In Mexico City, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said he would have been comfortable raising rates...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 4- The U.S. Transportation Department said on Friday it has tentatively granted antitrust immunity for a planned alliance between Delta Air Lines Inc and Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV, and proposed that the carriers divest some flight slots in New York and Mexico City. The airlines plan to operate a joint venture between the United States and Mexico.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 4- The U.S. Transportation Department said Friday it has tentatively granted antitrust immunity for a proposed alliance between Delta Air Lines Inc and Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV, requiring the carriers to divest some slots in New York and Mexico City. The airlines plan to operate a joint venture between the U.S. and Mexico. The U.S. Transportation...

  • MEXICO CITY- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Rob Kaplan speaks at an Association of Banks of Mexico forum- 1600 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks before the 19th Annual International Banking Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago- 1300 GMT. CHICAGO- European Central Bank Vice President Vitor...

  • MEXICO CITY- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Rob Kaplan speaks at an Association of Banks of Mexico forum- 1600 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks before the 19th Annual International Banking Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago- 1300 GMT. CHICAGO- European Central Bank Vice President Vitor...

  • NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico, Nov 3- Glafiro Montemayor's scrubland near the U.S. border may not look like much but within a few years he hopes to transform it by building a giant new bridge across the Rio Grande, setting his sights on billions of dollars in U.S.- Mexico trade. Republican candidate Donald Trump's promise to build a wall between the two countries and his...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe Annual dinner- 2055 GMT. BERLIN- Bank of England Executive Director for Resolution Andrew Gracie is a panelist at the Financial Risk and Stability Network Financial Stability Conference 2016- 1245 GMT. CAMBRIDGE, United States- European Central Bank...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe speaks at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe Annual dinner- 2055 GMT. BERLIN- Bank of England Executive Director for Resolution Andrew Gracie is a panelist at the Financial Risk and Stability Network Financial Stability Conference 2016- 1245 GMT. CAMBRIDGE, United States- European Central Bank...

  • Nov 2- Armed robbers stole around 2,000 ounces of gold worth $2.6 million at current prices from Yamana Gold Inc's Jacobina mine in northeast Brazil last month, a company spokesman said on Wednesday. In July another Canadian mining company, Agnico-Eagle Mines, said a group of armed men stormed one of its mines in northern Mexico, making off with an unspecified...

  • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2 TORONTO- Bank of Canada senior deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will speak at an Ontario Securities Commission event- 1715 GMT. OTTAWA- Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau is set to be pressed on his fiscal update when he testifies to the Senate's finance committee on a bill to amend the Income Tax Act- 1600 GMT. OSLO- Norway Central Bank...

  • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2 TORONTO- Bank of Canada senior deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will speak at an Ontario Securities Commission event- 1715 GMT. OTTAWA- Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau is set to be pressed on his fiscal update when he testifies to the Senate's finance committee on a bill to amend the Income Tax Act- 1600 GMT. OSLO- Norway Central Bank...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 1- A Mexico- based businessman has been arrested in the United States on charges that he and five others engaged in a scheme to fraudulently obtain tax refunds from the Mexican government and launder over $100 million. Carlos Djemal, who according to court papers acquired Mexican-based InvestaBank SA in 2014, was arrested in Chicago and charged in a...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 1- A Mexico- based businessman has been arrested in the United States on charges that he and five others engaged in a scheme to fraudulently obtain tax refunds from the Mexican government and launder over $100 million. Carlos Djemal, who according to court papers acquired Mexican-based InvestaBank SA in 2014, was arrested in Chicago and charged in a...

  • MEXICO CITY, Oct 31- Canadian miners are seeking a meeting with Mexico's president to air grievances about issues ranging from the rule of law to aggressive tax collection, according to an unusually strident letter by an industry group published on Monday. President Enrique Pena Nieto should intervene for Mexico to "recover its position in relation to other...

  • Oct 31- Constellation Brands Inc, owner of Corona and Modelo beer, said on Monday it would buy a brewery in Mexico from Grupo Modelo, a subsidiary of Anheuser Busch InBev SA NV, for $600 million. Victor, New York- based Constellation said it submitted the proposal to buy the Obregon brewery to the U.S. Department of Justice, which oversees foreign acquisitions.

  • Oct 31- Constellation Brands Inc, owner of Corona and Modelo beer, said on Monday it would buy Obregon Brewery from Grupo Modelo, a subsidiary of Anheuser Busch InBev SA NV, for $600 million. The company, which submitted the proposal to the U.S. Department of Justice, also raised its 2017 free cash flow forecast to $575 million- $675 million, from the previous forecast...

  • Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will deliver remarks on the importance of global economic integration and shared growth at the Oxford Union- 1600 GMT. LONDON- Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to OMFIF in London- 1100 GMT. VANCOUVER- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Vancouver- 1600 GMT.

  • Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will deliver remarks on the importance of global economic integration and shared growth at the Oxford Union- 1600 GMT. LONDON- Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to OMFIF in London- 1100 GMT. VANCOUVER- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Vancouver- 1600 GMT.

  • Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will deliver remarks on the importance of global economic integration and shared growth at the Oxford Union- 1600 GMT. LONDON- Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to OMFIF in London- 1100 GMT. VANCOUVER- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Vancouver- 1600 GMT.

  • Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will deliver remarks on the importance of global economic integration and shared growth at the Oxford Union- 1600 GMT. LONDON- Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to OMFIF in London- 1100 GMT. VANCOUVER- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Vancouver- 1600 GMT.