Mexico’s oceanside resorts and Mayan ruins are luring more visitors from abroad even as drug violence plagues parts of the country. The resurgence is spurring a wave of new investment in the hotel industry.
Tropical Storm Manuel may strengthen to a hurricane, bringing new flooding to Mexico, as the nation struggles to clean up after two storms that killed at least 80 people and trapped thousands of tourists in the resort city of Acapulco.
At a time when bond buyers are shunning junk, Hyatt Hotels Corp. and Farallon Capital Management LLC are trying to drum up financing for 13 all- inclusive beach resorts from Cabo San Lucas to Cancun with Latin America’s riskiest debt in three years.
Michael Ovitz, the former Hollywood agent whose company was said to have created enemies “the way a hurricane produces raindrops,” first met Gary Cohn over lunch at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s headquarters in June 2009.