A deadly explosion rocked a petrochemical facility in the Mexican state of Veracruz. The fire is under control, but residents are asked to stay away from the site.
Three people are dead and at least 60 injured after a daytime explosion struck a plant in the industrial port city of Coatzacoalcos. Surrounding areas were evacuated, schools shut and residents told to remain inside.
The German industrial conglomerate has announced a multi-million euro investment in Mexico, saying it is one of the 'most interesting markets' despite recent anti-Mexican rhetoric by the new US president Donald Trump.
Politicians and investigators across Latin America demanded more information from Brazil-based construction company Odebrecht on Thursday after it admitted to a decade of immense bribe payments in the region.
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