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  • Tijuana s New Public Transit System at 65% Completion

    Tijuana's New Public Transit System at 65% Completion

    Por: Oscar Montoya   |   Hace 10 horas

    The project will be working by November, said the Secretary of Urban Development

    The new Tijuana Comprehensive Transit System (SITT, in Spanish) the Bus Rapid Transit project better known as the Ruta Troncal is now at 65% completion, said Roberto Sánchez Martínez, Tijuana’s Secretary of Urban Development and Environment. Sánchez said that the necessary infrastructure to launch the first bus will be done by August, before preliminary tests begin. “The...

  • Mexican Pop Singer Blasts  Doritos Rainbow  on Twitter, Gets Backlash

    Mexican Pop Singer Blasts 'Doritos Rainbow' on Twitter, Gets Backlash

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 15 horas

    Kalimba said that every persecuted community should receive the same deal of attention.

    Mexican pop star Kalimba became a trending topic yesterday on Twitter after sharing his point of view about the Doritos Rainbow, a product from the Doritos line that debuted in Mexico little over a week ago, described as a “gay friendly” product that openly supports the LGBT community. “Christians, women, Jews and children all die and I don’t see you creating Doritos for them. #doublethink...

  • Six Flags in Talks for Theme Park in Rosarito, Baja California

    Six Flags in Talks for Theme Park in Rosarito, Baja California

    Por: Nairda Ariday Ortega   |   Hace 17 horas

    Negotiations are being made to develop the land into a new commercial complex

    ROSARITO. In an exclusive interview with the La Jornada Baja California, the Mayor-elect of Rosarito, Mirna Rincón Vargas, revealed that American investors have huge plans to develop land along the coast, which includes a Six Flags ammusement park near the Playas de Rosarito Convention Center. The plan not only includes the Six Flags project, but also an water park, condominiums, malls and...

  • Uber Drivers Arrested in Coahuila for Human Traffic

    Uber Drivers Arrested in Coahuila for Human Traffic

    Por: Nairda Ariday Ortega   |   Hace 1 día

    They transported illegal immigrants from South America into the U.S.

    COAHUILA. Agents of the Fuerza Coahuila corps uncovered a network of alleged human traffickers that illegally transported immigrants using Uber cars. Around four vehicles were pulled over by the police while they were going through Saltillo’s countryside, a dirt road that connects the Mexican states of Zacatecas and Nuevo León. The drivers claimed to work for Uber, but they were...

  • Tijuana Journalist Protest Violent Acts Against Members of the Mexican Press

    Tijuana Journalist Protest Violent Acts Against Members of the Mexican Press

    Por: Ernesto Eslava   |   Hace 2 días

    Reporters and photographers gathered at the San Yisidro port of entry to make their voices heard.

    After the recent wave of attacks on Mexican journalists from Oacaxa, Tamaulipas, and Ciudad Juarez, a group of Tijuana journalists expressed their solidarity with these reporters and photojournalists that have been harassed or murdered for doing their job. “Killing journalists won’t kill the truth” is one of the phrases that could be read in this protest, which took place between the San...

  • Inversionistas proponen una gigantesca auditorio de espectáculos en San Diego

    Inversionistas proponen una gigantesca auditorio de espectáculos en San Diego

    Por: George Varga   |   Hace 2 días

    La propuesta es una de seis que buscan revitalizar la escena nocturna de San Diego y su capacidad como destino para espectáculos.

    Cuando el gigante del entretenimiento AEG inauguró el Staples Center en 1999, el más grande lugar para conciertos en Los Ángeles con su capacidad para 19,000 personas, se volvió uno de los catalizadores para la revitalización del centro de la ciudad. Ahora, AEG espera construir otro vanguardista centro deportivo y de entretenimiento en el sitio de lo que hoy se conoce como Seaport Village,...

  • Anti-Trump Mural Pops Up in Juarez

    Anti-Trump Mural Pops Up in Juarez

    Por: Nairda Ariday Ortega   |   Hace 2 días

    Juarez is another border town expressing their opinion on Trump through street art

    After Tijuana’s own anti-Trump mural became a sort of tourist attraction, other cities have made their efforts to protest the Republican candidate, including another mural in Lithuania, and now Juarez has joined the party. At the Río Bravo canal in Ciudad Juarez, an local street artist drew Donald Trump wearing Mickey Mouse ears while holding construction materials, including a brick that...

  • Over 1,000 Abanoned Tijuana Houses to be Auctioned

    Over 1,000 Abanoned Tijuana Houses to be Auctioned

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 5 días

    The auction is part of a national effort that includes every Mexican state.

    TIJUANA. Mexico’s National Funding Institute for Worker Housing (Infonavit) stated that a public auction will be held next week, where they hope to sell over 5,000 abandoned houses throughout the country , of which 1,500 are located in Tijuana. Tijuana, along with the state of Baja California, suffered during the financial and real estate crisis of the last year, with the highest rate of...

  • Mexican Peso Plummeting After Brexit Vote

    Mexican Peso Plummeting After Brexit Vote

    Por: José Sánchez   |   Hace 5 días

    Results for the referendum in the UK have the world’s markets in shambles.

    After the “Leave the EU” vote won by a slim margin after yesterday’s Brexit referendum, the world’s biggest stock markets are watching helplessly as every currency is falling in relation to the USD. But it wasn’t only the British pound that suffered because of the referendum, because the Mexican peso was one of the most affected in the international market. At first, when Remain seemed to...

  • Mexico s Secretary of Finance Announces Cut in Public Spending After Brexit Results

    Mexico's Secretary of Finance Announces Cut in Public Spending After Brexit Results

    Por: Redacción   |   Hace 5 días

    It's the second cut of its kind on 2016.

    Mexico’s Ministry of Finance and Public Credit released an official statement saying that the public spending budget will be cut by 31.715 million pesos after the “Brexit” referendum ended on a victory for the UK leaving the European Union. The Mexican peso fell over 4% against the USD before the Brexit results were announced “We have issued a second cut on public spending, exclusively on...