Conalep agrees certification with Siemens
NUEVO LEON – Approximately 20,000 Conalep students will benefit from state-of-the-art training by the German company Siemens for key sectors of industry and services in Nuevo Leon. Conalep Nuevo Leon and the German firm signed a collaboration agreement for instruction and training in order to pro...
Constellation Brands to invest US$720 million in Mexico
MEXICO – The U.S. company Constellation Brands announced that it plans to invest around US$750 million in Mexico during 2020, which began on March 1st, 2019. During 2019, it allocated US$886 million to capital expenditures, including US$720 million allocated to the beer industry, mainly for expan...
Construction of Cultural Cerro Colorado in Tijuana just began
TIJUANA – With a total investment of US$1 million, of which US$443,823 is a federal contribution, Tijuana City Council began the construction of Casa Cultural Cerro Colorado. Juan Manuel Gastélum Buenrostro, mayor of Tijuana, stressed that the achievement of this cultural infrastructure work is ...
Construction of hospital in Ciudad Acuña moves forward
COAHUILA – Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS) will begin the second construction phase of Hospital General de Zona (HGZ) in Ciudad Acuña, which will benefit more than 500,000 inhabitants of the northern area of Coahuila´s state. The state delegate of IMSS in Coahuila, Pablo Francisco L...
Construction of U.S. Consulate to start in Hermosillo
HERMOSILLO – Having a new building that will translate into better service for Sonora’s inhabitants and Mexicans in general, is another example of Sonora's strong relationship with the United States, stated Governor Claudia Pavlovich Arellano. The state governor stressed the importance of havin...
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners to invest US$80 million in Texan wind farm
TEXAS – Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has announced plans to make an equity investment of nearly US$80 million for the construction of the Bearkat II onshore windfarm in Texas. This is the fifth project in its portfolio of US onshore wind assets, with a total capacity of 821 MW. The pr...
Corn imports dominate Mexico
MEXICO – Industria de Derivados Alimenticios y Químicos del Maíz (IDAQUIM), a group that represents starch/fructose producers, consumed during the 2017/2018 season approximately 2.83 million tons of yellow corn, of which between 80% and 90% corresponded to imports. Meanwhile, it is estimated th...
Cosmopolitan City Center will have office, residential and retail in Tijuana
TIJUANA – A US$40 million mixed-use project in Tijuana is gearing up to break ground, and developers are betting on its ability to attract foreign investors that need office space, as well as its proximity to the border. Plans for Cosmopolitan City Center call for 118,400 square feet of office sp...
Cotuco seeks to attract real estate market to Baja California
TIJUANA – Comité de Turismo y Convenciones (Cotuco) plans to position the coastal area of Baja California, conformed by Tijuana and Rosarito Beaches, within the Anglo-Saxon market to attract more home buyers or land in the border region. This is a trip to Los Angeles, California, said the presid...
Cummins implements a system to reuse water
CIUDAD JUAREZ – In order to move forward with its environmental objectives, the company Cummins, leader in technological solutions, implemented a waste water reuse system in the auxiliary services of its plant located in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua. For the past 20 years, the Cummins plant in Ciuda...
Customs section was inaugurated at Interpuerto Monterrey
The project to install and start a customs section inside Interpuerto Monterrey became a reality. Authorities of  Servicio de Administración Tributaria  (SAT) recently confirmed the news to the customs section B, mentioning that this is a "project designed to become a logistics and manufacturing...
Customs to detonate at the northern border
TIJUANA – Private initiative and authorities of the three orders of government created the Fourth Transformation of Mexico's Customs on the Northern Border, a working group to promote the free border zone. The president of Consejo de Desarrollo de Tijuana (CDT), Aram Hodoyán Navarro, explained t...
Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center achieves investment of US$215 million
Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC) announced the start of construction of a new tower to serve a growing population that includes more than 70,000 residents of the city center and south, 15,000 homeless people and more than 500,000 tourists who visit their tourist areas daily. ...
Disinterest discarded at Tamaulipas’ border
TAMAULIPAS – The undersecretary of Promoción de Inversiones in Tamaulipas, Sergio Luis Garcia Badiola, just ruled out any lack of interest by betting on the border, after entrepreneurs in Nuevo Laredo draw attention to fiscal changes issues. For example industry doesn't enter into a scheme of ...
Emira Property Fund buys stakes in two more Texas malls
TEXAS – Emira Property Fund has bought stakes in two shopping centres in Texas, US, to further strengthen its footprint in the world’s largest property market. The latest acquisitions take Emira’s total retail centre assets in Texas to eight.  CEO Geoff Jennett said the latest acquisitions...
Engie to invest US$52.4 million in Tamaulipas
TAMAULIPAS . –  Engie announced a US$52.4 million investment plan in Tamaulipas to increase the residential, commercial and industrial natural gas network in the cities of Madero, Altamira, Reynosa, Matamoros and Rio Bravo. Julio César Rosas, Engie's regional director in Tamaulipas, explained...
Expansion plans in wind energy are stopped
CIUDAD VICTORIA – The cancellation of the electric auction for the sale of wind or solar energy and the suspension of the transmission line from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec to Mexico City, will affect the investment of clean energy made in Tamaulipas. Investments that include the operation of thre...
Exxon and Chevron report solid progress
MEXICO – The main U.S. oil companies, ExxonMobil and Chevron, closed 2018 with strong profits, despite last year's volatility in crude oil prices. Chevron closed the year with a profit of US$14.824 billion, 61% more than in 2017. Meanwhile, ExxonMobil ended 2018 with net profits of US$20.840 mill...
ExxonMobil invest US$64 billion in New Mexico
NEW MEXICO – ExxonMobil's development of assets in the Permian Basin is estimated to provide US$64 billion benefiting New Mexico over the next four decades, according to a report released by the company. The company stated that its investment in the Permian will represent US$55 billion in capital...
Fairlife will build new production facility in Arizona
GOODYEAR – Milk company fairlife LLC has announced plans to increase overall production capabilities with the construction of a new 300,000 sq. ft. production and distribution facility in Goodyear, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix. “I’m extremely proud that the demand for our milk has grown so mu...



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