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  • The Property Tax And Its Potential To Improve a City s Fiscal Health

    The Property Tax And Its Potential To Improve a City's Fiscal Health

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 5 días

    reduce inequality and contribute to improving the conditions and regularization of informal settlements

    Taxing real estate– especially property taxes – holds a lot of potential to improve a municipality’s fiscal health, reduce inequality, and contribute to improving the conditions and regularization of informal settlements in Latin America, according to a new book published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policies. Nevertheless, the book, Property Tax Systems in Latin America and the Caribbean,...

  • The Technology Consortium Of Baja California, A Ghost Town

    The Technology Consortium Of Baja California, A Ghost Town

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 1 semana

    The legal uncertainty over the ownership of the property is not the only issue at hand. The magnitude of the budget cut that the National Council of Science and Technology for...

    The Center for Research and Technological Development of Electrochemistry (CIDETEQ for its acronym in Spanish) could leave its branch in Tijuana, due to the lack of will of the Administrative Office of the State Government and the State Council of Science and Technology (COCYT for its acronym in Spanish), being that the Government hasn’t formalized the donation of the property in favor of...

  • International University Dean Conference Wants More Creativity and Arts, Not Just Engineering in Education

    International University Dean Conference Wants More Creativity and Arts, Not Just Engineering in Education

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 1 mes

    More than 50 leaders from top schools visited the Tijuana and San Diego region.

    Between February 2nd and 4th, leaders from more than 50 distinguished international universities celebrated the 2017 International Association of University Presidents’ Conference in Tijuana-San Diego. This is thanks to the arduous binational work by CETYS University, San Diego State University (SDSU) and the University Of San Diego (USD), which acted as headquarters for the event. During...

  • Mexico’s economic panorama following the U.S. election results

    Mexico’s economic panorama following the U.S. election results

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 2 meses

    Investors want to know what will happen with NAFTA before investing

    At the Otay Mesa Chamber of Commerce meeting in December, Doctor Deborah Riner, Chief Economist of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mexico, spoke about Mexico’s economic panorama following the U.S. presidential elections and what the results mean for NAFTA and the region. Dr. Riner started her presentation with a focus on exchange rate and its impact for both countries. Over the past...

  • Trump, Brexit and the New Populist Era

    Trump, Brexit and the New Populist Era

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 2 meses

    Jobs in the USA are being destroyed because of technological advances

    On January 17th, at the invitation of the Business School of the Pacific, the “Trump, Brexit and the New Populist Era” keynote lecture was given by Dr. Manuel Muñiz, Director of the Transatlantic Relations Program from the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University. Dr. Muñiz began his presentation indicating that our generation is living a high level of...

  • ONE MILLION ILLEGAL CARS CIRCULATE ON THE STREETS OF BAJA CALIFORNIA

    ONE MILLION ILLEGAL CARS CIRCULATE ON THE STREETS OF BAJA CALIFORNIA

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 3 meses

    The root of the problem? corruption, impunity and influence peddling

    Following the effective period for the importation of vehicles and the imposition of rules that inhibit the registration of automobiles, the illegal introduction of vehicles into Mexico has increased. It is estimated that about one million cars circulate with foreign plates, expired plates or without importation documents, also known as ‘chocolates’. These cars travel through the five...

  • How to help workers to maintain the formality and conserve their house

    How to help workers to maintain the formality and conserve their house

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 4 meses

    Interview with victor Manuel Romero Palacios, regional delegate of INFONAVIT

    While it is true that many workers experience the opportunity to have a home that fits their budget, many others face a series of disappointments when it comes time to continue building their heritage. Although participate in a housing program is an accessible option for a large part of the demographic working population, many workers end up abandoning their homes, either because of the...

  • THE FACTORS BEHIND STAFF TURNOVER

    THE FACTORS BEHIND STAFF TURNOVER

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 4 meses

    As we know, today Staff Turnover at the operative level in Baja California represents an important problem

    As we know, today Staff Turnover at the operative level in Baja California represents an important problem and a red flag for the soul of the maquiladora industry, the human resources department. In an interview with Business Conexion, Lourdes de Regil, a partner in the company Soluciones Productivas; executives of PC Manufacturing (PC MFG); the Director of Ruiz Morales Office, Juan B....

  • TPP And How It Impacts San Diego?

    TPP And How It Impacts San Diego?

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 6 meses

    The importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) for the USA And San Diego

    On August 5, the Secretary of Commerce of the United States, Penny Pritzker, and the CEO of Qualcomm, Steve Mollenkopf, joined a panel composed of a group of local business leaders from companies such as Solar Turbines, Solatube and Northrop Grumman to release a showcase new study from the School of Global Policy and Strategy of UC San Diego on the importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership...

  • Competitive Bidding At First Sight

    Competitive Bidding At First Sight

    Por: Business Conexión   |   Hace 7 meses

    Irregularities surrounding the SITT

    Some things “smell kind of fishy” in the administration of Jorge Astiazaran, and one of them is the National Competitive Bidding No. SITT-LP-001-16 for the hiring of rate collection services and fleet management of the subsystem 1 “Corredor Puerta Mexico – Florido” for mass transit in the municipality of Tijuana, Baja California, for which the Procurement Committee of the Municipal Agency for...