Momentum in tow, López Obrador picks his chief Nafta negotiator as No. 2 Anaya and No. 3 Meade engage in a battle of accusations, and a new report suggests Cambridge Analytics involvement in the presidential election.
Brazil's past governments provided financial support for Venezuela.
Such posts are considered key to arranging support from political parties in government coalitions.
Brazil and Colombia want to link up Mercosur and the Pacific Alliance, while negotiations continue with European officials to cement the long-delayed EU-Mercosur deal.
However, the tide seems to be changing, says one of Brazil's largest startup accelerators.
The US Federal Reserve's decision to hike its funds rate once again adds to pressure on Mexico's central bank to act, despite the benchmark already set at a year-long high.
Mexico's retirement agency Consar announced a strategic partnership with Uniteller and its uLink digital funds transfer platform to allow low-cost voluntary contributions to pension funds.