Saturday, July 20, 2024

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

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Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Strawberry pie

Celebrate Mexico’s strawberry capital with this whipped cream pie

0
Nothing makes summers better than fresh fruit and tequila, so why not try both in this incredible recipe?
Cantina in Mexico City

13 of Mexico City’s oldest (and coolest) cantinas for your next bar crawl

0
Art, history, music, culture and tequila collide in the most authentic slices of Mexican history out there - find the cantina that's right for your next big night on the town.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

2
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Strawberry pie

Celebrate Mexico’s strawberry capital with this whipped cream pie

0
Nothing makes summers better than fresh fruit and tequila, so why not try both in this incredible recipe?
Cantina in Mexico City

13 of Mexico City’s oldest (and coolest) cantinas for your next bar crawl

0
Art, history, music, culture and tequila collide in the most authentic slices of Mexican history out there - find the cantina that's right for your next big night on the town.
For rent sign

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

0
From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
A man in a rain jacket points down at a channelized river below a bridge, full after recent rains.

Drought relents and reservoirs start to recover across rainy Mexico

1
As of July 15, the area of the country suffering from drought was down to almost 50%.
El Chavo del 8 and La Chilindrina

The story of ‘Little Shakespeare’ and a generation of Mexican comedy

0
Who was the man behind Mexican TV's most iconic characters and what was the complicated legacy he left behind?
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

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The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

1
A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend Donald’ a letter

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"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
Mexico City cityscape view at night with cloudy sky

A cloudy economic forecast? Mexico shows 0% monthly growth in June

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Earlier this week, the International Monetary Fund slightly lowered its forecast for economic growth in both Mexico and the United States in 2024.
It is unknown how long the tunnel was being used by gas thieves in México state.

Authorities find 85-meter ‘mega tunnel’ used for fuel theft in México state

0
The tunnel was found inside a house located a few miles south of the Teotihuacán pyramids and archaeological complex.
Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

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Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
For rent sign

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

0
From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
A man in a rain jacket points down at a channelized river below a bridge, full after recent rains.

Drought relents and reservoirs start to recover across rainy Mexico

1
As of July 15, the area of the country suffering from drought was down to almost 50%.
El Chavo del 8 and La Chilindrina

The story of ‘Little Shakespeare’ and a generation of Mexican comedy

0
Who was the man behind Mexican TV's most iconic characters and what was the complicated legacy he left behind?
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

0
The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

1
A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend Donald’ a letter

7
"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
The Fireflies Sanctuary in Tlaxcala

The 3 best alternative destinations for your family vacation in Mexico

1
Try something new with your summer vacation and pick one of these stunning alternative holiday spots to make the most of your family time together.
Paseo Montejo

The layover: Mérida

1
You've got 48 hours in Yucatán, so here's our list of tacos, beaches, museums and hotels to make sure you have an unforgettable stop.
La Guelaguetza festival in Oaxaca City

Oaxaca prepares to welcome 139,000 tourists for La Guelaguetza festival

1
Taking place from July 22-29, La Guelaguetza attracts people from all over the world in celebration of eight Indigenous communities.
A surgeon

I’m glad I had my accident in Mexico

28
An unfortunate accident became another reminder of how lucky we can be to live in Mexico.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

2
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

0
Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
Ministerial meeting of the Americas Partnership for Economic Prosperity, with member country representatives seated at banquet tables in a foermal room at the US White House.

New US initiative could ‘turbocharge’ Mexico’s semiconductor industry

0
The Western Hemisphere Semiconductor Initiative aims to turn Mexico and other Latin American nations into semiconductor assembly hubs.
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Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

0
Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
Ministerial meeting of the Americas Partnership for Economic Prosperity, with member country representatives seated at banquet tables in a foermal room at the US White House.

New US initiative could ‘turbocharge’ Mexico’s semiconductor industry

0
The Western Hemisphere Semiconductor Initiative aims to turn Mexico and other Latin American nations into semiconductor assembly hubs.
MXN - Mexican Peso
USD
18.05
CAD
13.11
Claudia Sheinbuam stands with her new cabinet appointees on a stage with the words "Claudia Sheinbaum, Presidenta."

Claudia Sheinbaum names ministers of culture, tourism and labor

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With the appointment of the three officials, only the army and navy ministries remain to be announced.
President Lopez Obrador at a podium in the National Palace

López Obrador says stricter gun control ‘urgently needed’ in US

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After the recent attempt on Donald Trump's life, Mexico's president called on U.S. leaders to pledge to stricter federal gun controls.
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend...

7
"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
For rent sign

Renting in Mexico: Expect the unexpected

0
From exterior gas tanks to contract lengths, what do you need to know about life in Mexico when trying to rent an apartment?
Author’s daughter celebrating Mariner’s Day with El Jardín school.

What I learned educating my child in a Mexican beach town

3
As more foreign families move to costal communities, ensuring access to great schools and educational opportunities is more important than ever.
A single mother drinking a beer while holding a baby

Mexican Boogeymen: The Mamá Luchona

4
The butt of many a societal joke, what exactly are mamás luchonas, and what on earth have they done to earn so much hate?
The entrance of Guadalajara International Airport (GDL), with cars pulling up to drop passengers off.

Guadalajara airport to finally inaugurate second runway

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The resolution of a 50-year land rights conflict allowed the airport to finish the long-planned runway.
Mineral de Pozos

The Guanajuato ghost town that deserves a second look

2
An abandoned monument to Mexico's colonial industry, this Guanajuato town is now a brilliant day trip for those looking for a slice of Mexican history.
A passenger waits to board the Maya Train

At an average of 1,200 passengers per day, Maya Train numbers far from eventual target

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Passenger numbers should increase when President López Obrador's ambitious and controversial railway project is finished later this year.
Author’s daughter celebrating Mariner’s Day with El Jardín school.

What I learned educating my child in a Mexican beach town

3
As more foreign families move to costal communities, ensuring access to great schools and educational opportunities is more important than ever.
A single mother drinking a beer while holding a baby

Mexican Boogeymen: The Mamá Luchona

4
The butt of many a societal joke, what exactly are mamás luchonas, and what on earth have they done to earn so much hate?
A man in a rain jacket points down at a channelized river below a bridge, full after recent rains.

Drought relents and reservoirs start to recover across rainy Mexico

1
As of July 15, the area of the country suffering from drought was down to almost 50%.
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend Donald’ a letter

7
"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
Pioneer Bacalar

Why Bacalar, The Maldives of Mexico, is the perfect place to invest

3
Brought to you together with Pioneer Bacalar: Find tranquility and luxury in the perfect surroundings of the Bacalar Lagoon and escape to Mexico's most exciting new development.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

0
The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
201st Airborne, Mexican airforce WWII

The Aztec Eagles: Mexico and the Second World War

7
Often overlooked, Mexico's brave airmen saw combat alongside the United States in the war over the Pacific, winning the respect of their American colleagues.
Almonds swimming towards a pomegranate, representing surrogacy.

The murky world of surrogacy in Mexico

0
Human rights organizations are warning that a lack of legislation governing surrogacy is putting vulnerable women at risk of exploitation.
A single mother drinking a beer while holding a baby

Mexican Boogeymen: The Mamá Luchona

4
The butt of many a societal joke, what exactly are mamás luchonas, and what on earth have they done to earn so much hate?
Mineral de Pozos

The Guanajuato ghost town that deserves a second look

2
An abandoned monument to Mexico's colonial industry, this Guanajuato town is now a brilliant day trip for those looking for a slice of Mexican history.
A passenger waits to board the Maya Train

At an average of 1,200 passengers per day, Maya Train numbers far from eventual...

7
Passenger numbers should increase when President López Obrador's ambitious and controversial railway project is finished later this year.
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

1
A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
Jalapeños poppers recipe

Get your jalapeños popping with this cheese stuffed recipe

1
What happens when jalapeños spice meets melted cheese and smoked bacon? Try this recipe and find out.

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Yucatán

15
The first installment of out Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide looks at the tropical haven of Yucatán, one of Mexico's most historic and prosperous states.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.

What do I need to know before undergoing laser skin treatment in Mexico?

0
Medical expert Dr. Lara returns to share her advice on how to find the best laser skin treatments in Mexico.

Beauty and wellness apps to help you look and feel great anywhere, any time

0
From destination wedding makeup to relaxing couples massages, these apps let you pamper yourself in style, anytime or anywhere.
El Chavo del 8 and La Chilindrina

The story of ‘Little Shakespeare’ and a generation of Mexican comedy

0
Who was the man behind Mexican TV's most iconic characters and what was the complicated legacy he left behind?
A rapt audience in the dark watches a film at last year's Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF)

Guanajuato International Film Festival opens its 27th edition

0
The festival will show nearly 200 films, including 16 that are making their world premiere.
201st Airborne, Mexican airforce WWII

The Aztec Eagles: Mexico and the Second World War

7
Often overlooked, Mexico's brave airmen saw combat alongside the United States in the war over the Pacific, winning the respect of their American colleagues.
Cantina in Mexico City

13 of Mexico City’s oldest (and coolest) cantinas for your next bar crawl

0
Art, history, music, culture and tequila collide in the most authentic slices of Mexican history out there - find the cantina that's right for your next big night on the town.
Almonds swimming towards a pomegranate, representing surrogacy.

The murky world of surrogacy in Mexico

0
Human rights organizations are warning that a lack of legislation governing surrogacy is putting vulnerable women at risk of exploitation.
A single mother drinking a beer while holding a baby

Mexican Boogeymen: The Mamá Luchona

4
The butt of many a societal joke, what exactly are mamás luchonas, and what on earth have they done to earn so much hate?
Passengers wait in the crowded Cancún airport during the global Microsoft IT meltdown in Mexico.

Airport chaos and border bedlam: How the Microsoft IT meltdown is affecting Mexico

3
The IT outage that swamped Microsoft Windows computers around the world hit just as hard in Mexico, frustrating travelers of all stripes.
A man in a rain jacket points down at a channelized river below a bridge, full after recent rains.

Drought relents and reservoirs start to recover across rainy Mexico

1
As of July 15, the area of the country suffering from drought was down to almost 50%.
AMLOAMLO and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in an elegant hallway. and Donald Trump walk down a red carpet in a long corridor.

In response to Trump speech, AMLO plans to send his ‘friend Donald’ a letter

7
"I think they're not informing him well about the migration issue and also about the importance of maintaining economic integration between the United States, Mexico and Canada," AMLO said Friday morning.
It is unknown how long the tunnel was being used by gas thieves in México state.

Authorities find 85-meter ‘mega tunnel’ used for fuel theft in México state

0
The tunnel was found inside a house located a few miles south of the Teotihuacán pyramids and archaeological complex.
Strawberry pie

Celebrate Mexico’s strawberry capital with this whipped cream pie

0
Nothing makes summers better than fresh fruit and tequila, so why not try both in this incredible recipe?
Chef Elena Reygadas

How the ‘world’s best female chef’ is helping Mexican women find their own success

1
A team of Mexico's top chefs are mentoring the award-winners of tomorrow as they aims to help aspiring female chefs follow in their footsteps.
Jalapeños poppers recipe

Get your jalapeños popping with this cheese stuffed recipe

1
What happens when jalapeños spice meets melted cheese and smoked bacon? Try this recipe and find out.
The Quintana Roo municipalities of Tulum and Felipe Carrillo Puerto are projected to see their populations increase by 447%.

Can Quintana Roo keep up with the coming population explosion?

4
With a new international airport, a new train and thriving tourism, Quintana Roo is undergoing a major transformation.
Pioneer Bacalar

Why Bacalar, The Maldives of Mexico, is the perfect place to invest

3
Brought to you together with Pioneer Bacalar: Find tranquility and luxury in the perfect surroundings of the Bacalar Lagoon and escape to Mexico's most exciting new development.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.
An eco home

3 easy ways to make your Mexican home more sustainable

2
From saving water to harnessing the power of the sun, there are plenty of ways to help the environment while enjoying your dream home in the Mexican sun.
MNDs Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Oaxaca

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The ancient bones of Mexico and it's people are on full display in Oaxaca state, the next stop in our Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide.

MND Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide: Yucatán

15
The first installment of out Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide looks at the tropical haven of Yucatán, one of Mexico's most historic and prosperous states.
Where to Live in Mexico: Zacatecas

Introducing MND’s Where to Live in Mexico 2024 Guide

27
Searching for that little slice of paradise? Our comprehensive guide to Mexico's best cities for expat living has everything you need.

All you need to know about Eastern medicine in Mexico

3
Traditional Chinese medicine in Mexico is bigger than ever, with licensed practitioners all over the country offering a variety of techniques.

What do I need to know before undergoing laser skin treatment in Mexico?

0
Medical expert Dr. Lara returns to share her advice on how to find the best laser skin treatments in Mexico.

Beauty and wellness apps to help you look and feel great anywhere, any time

0
From destination wedding makeup to relaxing couples massages, these apps let you pamper yourself in style, anytime or anywhere.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

2
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Pedro Casas Alatriste

5 questions about Mexico’s semiconductor industry: An interview with Pedro Casas

0
Pedro Casas of AmCham sees a clear alignment between the U.S. and Mexico that will transform the region's semiconductor supply chain.
Ministerial meeting of the Americas Partnership for Economic Prosperity, with member country representatives seated at banquet tables in a foermal room at the US White House.

New US initiative could ‘turbocharge’ Mexico’s semiconductor industry

0
The Western Hemisphere Semiconductor Initiative aims to turn Mexico and other Latin American nations into semiconductor assembly hubs.
The Fireflies Sanctuary in Tlaxcala

The 3 best alternative destinations for your family vacation in Mexico

1
Try something new with your summer vacation and pick one of these stunning alternative holiday spots to make the most of your family time together.
Paseo Montejo

The layover: Mérida

1
You've got 48 hours in Yucatán, so here's our list of tacos, beaches, museums and hotels to make sure you have an unforgettable stop.
La Guelaguetza festival in Oaxaca City

Oaxaca prepares to welcome 139,000 tourists for La Guelaguetza festival

1
Taking place from July 22-29, La Guelaguetza attracts people from all over the world in celebration of eight Indigenous communities.
A surgeon

I’m glad I had my accident in Mexico

28
An unfortunate accident became another reminder of how lucky we can be to live in Mexico.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

2
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Oscar del Cueto Cuevas of CPKC de México

Our CEO interviews CPKC de México president, Oscar Del Cueto Cuevas

4
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares insights from his conversation with Del Cueto about how railways connect North America.
Mexican flag and papel picado

Where to live in Mexico 2024 ratings from Mexico News Daily

53
Mexico News Daily introduces a new series of articles for expats looking to move to Mexico and help them make a match with their ideal place to live.
A maquiladora factory in Tijuana

What if everyone benefits from nearshoring in Mexico except Mexicans?

2
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek ponders this question as Mexico faces a historic economic opportunity.
Oscar del Cueto Cuevas of CPKC de México

Our CEO interviews CPKC de México president, Oscar Del Cueto Cuevas

4
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares insights from his conversation with Del Cueto about how railways connect North America.
Mexican flag and papel picado

Where to live in Mexico 2024 ratings from Mexico News Daily

53
Mexico News Daily introduces a new series of articles for expats looking to move to Mexico and help them make a match with their ideal place to live.