FILE PHOTO – Mexico’s Finance Minister Carlos Urzua listens as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (not pictured) speaks to the media during a news conference to announce a plan to strengthen finances of state oil firm Pemex, at the National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Romero
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican Finance Minister Carlos Urzua resigned on Tuesday, posting a scathing letter on Twitter that said some public policy decisions were made without “sufficient foundation.”
Urzua said he felt forced to quit by such policy disagreements. The Mexican peso fell over 1.3% on the news.
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