Policy & Regulation

New Mexican president renews pledge to root out corruption

Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who has won Mexico’s presidential election on Sunday, has again pledged to review oil and gas contracts for signs of corruption.
By Staff reporter 2 July 2018 0 31559

Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who has claimed victory in Mexico’s presidential election on Sunday, has again pledged to review oil and gas contracts awarded in recent years for signs of corruption.

“Corruption is [...] the main cause of social and economic inequality, and also [...] is to blame for the violence in our country,” López Obrador was quoted as saying by the BBC