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  • Special Operative in Place for Labor Day in Baja California

    Special Operative in Place for Labor Day in Baja California

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 12 horas

    The State is prepared for a large influx of tourists

    TIJUANA.- Tourism and security officials are getting ready to receive thousands of tourists this Labor Day weekend, according to Oscar Jesus Escobedo of Baja California Secretary of Tourism. “We have had an excellent summer season, which indicates that this weekend should be no exception, and most tourism related operations are looking forward to sealing off this season with positive...

  • UCSD and Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Form Partnership

    UCSD and Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Form Partnership

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 17 horas

    The goal is to have 100,000 Mexican students studying in U.S. colleges by 2018

    This month, the University of California San Diego (UCSD) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Universidad Autonoma de Baja California “to increase collaboration and exchange among students and faculty from both universities.” This according to an official news release from UCSD. The initiative will include exchanges of faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars,...

  • Pedestrian Police will be Employed at Tijuana s Downtown

    Pedestrian Police will be Employed at Tijuana's Downtown

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 1 día

    As part of the Tourist Police Unit

    TIJUANA.- In response to requests and concerns of business owners on Avenida Revolucion (one of the main streets of Tijuana's Downtown), a special pedestrian police unit will be employed to patrol the popular street. This was announced by Downtown Tijuana’s representative, Karim Chalita Rodriguez, during a meeting with local business owners and Edwin Montes, Chief of the Tourist Police Unit....

  • Pirates of The Caribbean in Rosarito ?

    Pirates of The Caribbean in Rosarito ?

    Por: Brenda Colón Navar   |   Hace 1 día

    Jack Sparrow and his crew may be on their way to Baja California

    ROSARITO BEACH.- One of Australia’s most reputable news services has just reported that the next sequel of the Pirates of the Caribbean, starring Johnny Depp, may be filmed in Rosarito, Baja California. Just a few hours ago, “The Australian” indicated that Mexico is preparing to “steal the next film in the Pirates of The Caribbean franchise” from Australia. Funding decision delays in...

  • Bus Tours may be coming to Baja California

    Bus Tours may be coming to Baja California

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 1 día

    But not unless the Secretariat Communications and Transportation changes its rules

    TIJUANA.- During the recent visit by the Federal Secretary of Tourism to Baja California, Director Claudia Ruiz Massieu promised to push to allow the circulation of Tour Buses from California into Baja California. This is according to Oscar Jesus Escobedo Carignan, Baja California’s Secretary of Tourism. Under current law, buses are only allowed to enter the State internationally if they have...

  • Manchester United to pay british record transfer fee for Angel Di Maria

    Manchester United to pay british record transfer fee for Angel Di Maria

    Por: Drew Farmer/Soccerly.com   |   Hace 3 días

    Di Maria is expected to received the No. 7 shirt

    After originally stating Angel Di Maria would stay at Real Madrid after all, it now appears the winger will finally sign for English Premier League side Manchester United. Louis van Gaal's team will pay a British record transfer fee of £59.7 million ($98.9 million) to the Spanish giants as one of the summer's longest transfer sagas finally comes to a close. Manchester United have gotten...

  • Rosarito-Ensenada Toll Road to Reopen on September 15

    Rosarito-Ensenada Toll Road to Reopen on September 15

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 4 días

    Relief for locals and tourist

    ENSENADA.- The Rosarito-Ensenada Toll Road is scheduled to reopen on September 15, 2014. Part of the highway has been shut down since December 2013 after a landslide caused a portion to collapse. Since that time, drivers have had to take alternative routes to travel to and from Ensenada. The new section of the highway consists of 10 centimeter thick asphalt, on top of a 25 centimeter base,...

  • Baja Malibu Beach Reopens

    Baja Malibu Beach Reopens

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 5 días

    Just in time for the Labor Day weekend

    TIJUANA.- After a week long closure, the Baja Malibu beach has been reopened to beachgoers. This comes after health authorities shut the beach down after high enterococcal levels in the water were detected. Last week health authorities held an urgent meeting on the matter to determine how to address the problem that came as a result of improperly treated sewage. Some readers have reached...

  • Baja California becomes the first state to develop Medical Tourism Policy

    Baja California becomes the first state to develop Medical Tourism Policy

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 5 días

    500 million dollars are generated each year by the activity

    TIJUANA.- Various sectors of Baja California’s economy will receive state support, and this is especially true for the Medical Tourism sector, according to the Secretary of Tourism for the State of Baja California (SECTURE), Oscar Jesus Escobedo Carignan. “The recent visit paid to the state by the Federal Tourism Secretary, Claudia Ruiz Massieu, as part of the Governor Francisco Vega’s...

  • California Legislator Votes Against Ride-Sharing Services

    California Legislator Votes Against Ride-Sharing Services

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 6 días

    And gets caught driving drunk less than 24 hours later

    SACRAMENTO.- On Thursday, the California Senate passed a bill that will make ride-sharing services, such as UBER, Sidecar, and Lyft, subject to extensive new regulations. The day before, another bill that would saddle ride-sharing services with tougher insurance requirements, was amended and ordered to a third reading, and is also likely to pass. Executives for ridesharing services stated...