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  • Promoting Investment in Baja California Amongst the Asian Community

    Promoting Investment in Baja California Amongst the Asian Community

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 10 horas

    Each municipality offers distinct opportunities

    MEXICALI.- The State of Baja California participates in venture capital seminars, from April 10 to 18, as part of a mission organized by ProMexico in Asia, reports the Sub-Secretary of Investment Development and Trade Promotion, from the Secretary of Economic Growth, Juan Antonio Martínez Zaragoza. “We are working on repositioning Baja California as a Mexican investment destination, and we...

  • City of Tijuana holds first ever jobs fair for deportees

    City of Tijuana holds first ever jobs fair for deportees

    Por: SanDiegoRed staff   |   Hace 5 días

    Mayor Astiazarán stresses importance of addressing the needs of migrants on the border

    TIJUANA.- With the aim of coordinating opportunities for immigrants deported back into Mexico and help them to develop labor skills- through projects that could reintroduce them into the job market-, Mayor Jorge Astiazarán Orcí opened the first ever Feria del Migrante Emprendedor , or Migrant Entrepreneur Fair, organized by the National Transformation Industry Chamber (Canacintra in Spanish)....

  • Mexico cracks down on consumer credit debt, by docking payrolls

    Mexico cracks down on consumer credit debt, by docking payrolls

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 1 semana

    Supreme Court rules that credit debt can now be taken from a worker's salary

    MEXICO.- Stores like Coppel, Elektra and Famsa have long offered easy credit for almost anything and to almost anyone who asks for it. These Mexican retailers and their insistence sticking consumers with debt for almost everything, from a microwave to a refrigerator and even a piece of clothing, take advantage of the fact that more than half of Mexico lives under the official poverty line,...

  • Tijuana Mayor and federal officials coordinating on lower border wait times

    Tijuana Mayor and federal officials coordinating on lower border wait times

    Por: SanDiegoRed staff   |   Hace 1 semana

    There's economic benefits for both sides of the border

    TIJUANA.- City officials, including Mayor Jorge Astiazarán, met with members of the Administration and Appraisal of National Assets Institute (Indaabin in Spanish) in an effort to lower border wait times into Mexico, by coordinating municipal, state and federal governments so as to offer users practical and quality ports-of-entries. The Indaabin is similar in functions to the U.S....

  • Deaths along U.S.-Mexico border on the rise

    Deaths along U.S.-Mexico border on the rise

    Por: José Luis Sánchez Macías   |   Hace 1 semana

    Increased border security has lead to more migrant fatalities, study finds

    UNITED STATES.- The New Republic reports on figures that show that, for more than a decade now, increased border security and an overall militarization has lead to the deaths of more and more people along the U.S.-Mexico border, and although it has fluctuated, 2012 and 2013 were the worst years for fatalities among migrants since 2005, according to statistics from Washington Office on Latin...

  • Binational delegation in Mexico City works to improve border wait times

    Binational delegation in Mexico City works to improve border wait times

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 2 semanas

    San Diego and Tijuana Mayors join forces on the issue

    TIJUANA- During a recent binational delegation meeting held in Mexico City in conjunction with the “Mexico-California Commerce Initiative” mission, Tijuana Mayor Jorge Astiazarán, asserted that we must be improving conditions that will lead to a better exchange of commerce and tourism between San Diego and Tijuana. In attendance were representatives of Tijuana’s Department of Transportation,...

  • In 2014, Mixed Employment Picture For Baja So Far

    In 2014, Mixed Employment Picture For Baja So Far

    Por: José Luis Sánchez Macías   |   Hace 2 semanas

    Second highest permanent job creator in the North, but fifth highest unemployment rate in nation

    MEXICALI.- The latest round of job data for Baja is somewhat good news after other economic indicators have painted a more challenging picture for the state's job market. During the event titled Cruzada por el Empleo y el Crecimiento económico (Crusade for Jobs and Economic Development), headed by Baja governor Francisco "Kiko" Vega de Lamadrid, the state administration revealed several...

  • Complaint filed against Tijuana City Hall for extortion attempts

    Complaint filed against Tijuana City Hall for extortion attempts

    Por: Brenda Colón Navar   |   Hace 2 semanas

    Alberto Escourido calls to fight for the city

    TIJUANA- Alberto Escourido, a public accountant, has filed a complaint against whoever may be responsible for the extortion attempts against Tijuana’s municipal government, an accusation that initially came to light late February of this year. During a press conference around that time, Tijuana’s Mayor Jorge Astiazarán indicated that Public Prosecutor, Arturo Ledesma Romo, was...

  • Tijuana Officials: No One s Going Around Stealing Your Children s Organs

    Tijuana Officials: No One's Going Around Stealing Your Children's Organs

    Por: Redacción SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 2 semanas

    A hoax has spread throughout social media and provoked quite a lot of panic amongst some.

    TIJUANA.- There's a white van roaming the city hunting down children, to abduct them and steal their organs later own. At least, that's the latest social media fear among some Tijuana residents. The hoax was gaining so much strength online that authorities had to step in and assure them that there was no evidence of gangs going around kidnapping and stealing organs. Last week during a...

  • Did Rihanna take a secret trip to Ensenada this past weekend?

    Did Rihanna take a secret trip to Ensenada this past weekend?

    Por: Elizabeth Rosales   |   Hace 3 semanas

    Local media in Baja reported the singer was spotted at a local airfield, but there's been no official confirmation

    UPDATE(14:29 HRS): Yes she did! Or at least, Encuentro Guadalupe's official Facebook page does prove there was a private event on Saturday, 22nd,with cero more details given to the public, coinciding with rumors from commentators that placed the singer there during her weekend stay. ENSENADA.- Several media outlets published two photos on Monday supposedly showing the "Umbrella" singer...