Monday, June 17, 2024

How Mexico’s cultural landscape has changed over 25 years

The wonderful Mexico of today is the result of 25 years of continuous development and improvement, but what's changed in that time?
Worried guests gather around a hot tub in Puerto Peñasco

Wife of US tourist who died in Puerto Peñasco hot tub electrocution files US $1M suit

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When she saw her husband struggling under the water, Zambrano jumped in to help, only to be electrocuted herself.
A Bobcat backhoe-loader, similar to the equipment the company plans to manufacture at its new plant in Mexico.

Bobcat breaks ground on US $300M plant in Nuevo León

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Bobcat expects the plant, its first in Mexico, to help boost its production of North American loaders by 20%.
A group of mostly Black migrants, some of whom maybe be undocumented foreigners, walks down a Mexican highway under a bright sun.

Nearly 1.4 million undocumented migrants detected in Mexico so far this year

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The National Immigration Institute (INM) data on encounters from January to May is almost double the number for all of 2023.
Worried guests gather around a hot tub in Puerto Peñasco

Wife of US tourist who died in Puerto Peñasco hot tub electrocution files US...

2
When she saw her husband struggling under the water, Zambrano jumped in to help, only to be electrocuted herself.
A Bobcat backhoe-loader, similar to the equipment the company plans to manufacture at its new plant in Mexico.

Bobcat breaks ground on US $300M plant in Nuevo León

0
Bobcat expects the plant, its first in Mexico, to help boost its production of North American loaders by 20%.
A group of mostly Black migrants, some of whom maybe be undocumented foreigners, walks down a Mexican highway under a bright sun.

Nearly 1.4 million undocumented migrants detected in Mexico so far this year

1
The National Immigration Institute (INM) data on encounters from January to May is almost double the number for all of 2023.
Basketball players

NBA confirms a regular-season game for Mexico City this year

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U.S. pro basketball returns to the Mexican capital this November for a regular-season game over the Day of the Dead holiday.

CoLores Decor: Classic meets new for iconic Mexican designs

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Traditional Mexican artisanal craftwork meets contemporary style in Gil Herrera's reinterpretation of genre defining interior pieces.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

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Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.

How Mexico’s cultural landscape has changed over 25 years

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The wonderful Mexico of today is the result of 25 years of continuous development and improvement, but what's changed in that time?
Puerto Vallarta Riviera Nayarit new resorts

Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit ready for a new wave of five-star resorts

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The coastlines of Jalisco and Nayarit are set to see a boom in incredible new properties which promise a world class experience.

What Mexico’s Indigenous government can teach us about tradition

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A little known branch of the Mexican government is uniting Indigenous people across North America and giving new life to traditional practices.

How a new therapy trend is helping Mexican families reconnect

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From horses to humans, ancestral healing is fast becoming a popular form of therapy in the country.
Little girl standing in a doorway blowing a kiss

A secret to happiness in Mexico, and maybe in life: A perspective from our...

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Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares how a mindset shift can improve happiness, not just in Mexico, but anywhere.

Mystical Mexican memes to move the morose

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Get your biweekly fix of Mexican jokes, translated into English by our resident meme mistress.
Basketball players

NBA confirms a regular-season game for Mexico City this year

0
U.S. pro basketball returns to the Mexican capital this November for a regular-season game over the Day of the Dead holiday.

CoLores Decor: Classic meets new for iconic Mexican designs

0
Traditional Mexican artisanal craftwork meets contemporary style in Gil Herrera's reinterpretation of genre defining interior pieces.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

0
Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.

How Mexico’s cultural landscape has changed over 25 years

1
The wonderful Mexico of today is the result of 25 years of continuous development and improvement, but what's changed in that time?
Puerto Vallarta Riviera Nayarit new resorts

Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit ready for a new wave of five-star resorts

11
The coastlines of Jalisco and Nayarit are set to see a boom in incredible new properties which promise a world class experience.

What Mexico’s Indigenous government can teach us about tradition

0
A little known branch of the Mexican government is uniting Indigenous people across North America and giving new life to traditional practices.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

0
Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.
Mexican flag

Opinion: The risks to liberal democracy and an effective state in Mexico

20
Former Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan thinks Claudia Sheinbaum needs to repair damage to Mexico's democracy and reputation abroad.
Claudia Sheinbaum speaks at a press conference

Sheinbaum says there will be ‘broad consultation’ on judicial reform before September

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After meeting with President López Obrador on Monday, Sheinbaum said she supports his reform proposals, but also plans to open up a public debate.
President López Obrador at a press conference

Mexico election results: Morena falls short of a supermajority in the Senate

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The Morena-led coalition won 55.2% of the vote in the Senate election, according to the final results.
A Bobcat backhoe-loader, similar to the equipment the company plans to manufacture at its new plant in Mexico.

Bobcat breaks ground on US $300M plant in Nuevo León

0
Bobcat expects the plant, its first in Mexico, to help boost its production of North American loaders by 20%.
PCB board

Mexico looks to prioritize development of semiconductor industry

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The country is further solidifying efforts to promote the semiconductor industry as part of the North American supply chain.
Metalsa manufacturing plant in Mexico

Auto parts exports to the US from January to April worth US $28.37B, a...

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The U.S. is buying more Mexican-made auto parts, with Mexico's share of the U.S. market also increasing to 42.8% in the first four months of the year.
MXN - Mexican Peso
USD
18.54
CAD
13.50
PCB board

Mexico looks to prioritize development of semiconductor industry

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The country is further solidifying efforts to promote the semiconductor industry as part of the North American supply chain.
Peso and dollar bills

Peso plummets to nearly 19 to the US dollar, then makes slight recovery

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Governor Victoria Rodríguez said Wednesday that while the Mexican economy is solid, the Bank of Mexico could take action in case of "extreme volatility."
MXN - Mexican Peso
USD
18.54
CAD
13.50
Mexican flag

Opinion: The risks to liberal democracy and an effective state in Mexico

20
Former Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan thinks Claudia Sheinbaum needs to repair damage to Mexico's democracy and reputation abroad.
Brian Nichols in an appearance before Congress

US State Department official remarks on judicial reform in Mexico, urges ‘transparency’

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Assistant Secretary of State Brian Nichols addressed questions from U.S. lawmakers about AMLO's judicial reform proposal and its potential impact.

How Mexico’s cultural landscape has changed over 25 years

1
The wonderful Mexico of today is the result of 25 years of continuous development and improvement, but what's changed in that time?

What Mexico’s Indigenous government can teach us about tradition

0
A little known branch of the Mexican government is uniting Indigenous people across North America and giving new life to traditional practices.
Little girl standing in a doorway blowing a kiss

A secret to happiness in Mexico, and maybe in life: A perspective from our CEO

21
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares how a mindset shift can improve happiness, not just in Mexico, but anywhere.
Puerto Vallarta Riviera Nayarit new resorts

Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit ready for a new wave of five-star resorts

11
The coastlines of Jalisco and Nayarit are set to see a boom in incredible new properties which promise a world class experience.

Why celebrities love Los Cabos

1
Hollywood has flocked to Los Cabos since the 1950s, but what makes the sun and sand of Baja California Sur so enticing?
A Volaris plane flying over Mexico

International air arrivals to Mexico up 20% in Q1 2024 compared to 2019

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Over 10 million passengers traveled to Mexico from the United States between January and April 2024, an 8.4% increase over 2023.

What Mexico’s Indigenous government can teach us about tradition

0
A little known branch of the Mexican government is uniting Indigenous people across North America and giving new life to traditional practices.
Little girl standing in a doorway blowing a kiss

A secret to happiness in Mexico, and maybe in life: A perspective from our...

21
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares how a mindset shift can improve happiness, not just in Mexico, but anywhere.
A group of mostly Black migrants, some of whom maybe be undocumented foreigners, walks down a Mexican highway under a bright sun.

Nearly 1.4 million undocumented migrants detected in Mexico so far this year

1
The National Immigration Institute (INM) data on encounters from January to May is almost double the number for all of 2023.
NOAA satellite imagery of low pressure system in Gulf of Mexico

Meteorologists monitor possible tropical storm in the Gulf of Mexico

0
A low pressure system in the Gulf of Mexico could become a tropical storm by midweek, as torrential rains hit the Yucatán peninsula.
Photo of a solar panel during the sunset

Save on your energy bills with solar panels

8
Solar panels offer homeowners the chance to sell their electricity back to the grid, while saving the planet at the same time.
Dämadi retirement home

Why you should consider a retirement home in Mexico

12
Thinking about retiring to the sun, but searching for a residence that can accommodate your needs? Look no further than Mexico.

The architect who reached for the stars

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Mario Pani built some of Mexico City's biggest towers and sprawling estates, in a career that defined the skyline of a capital.
Chichén Itzá site

DNA testing of children sacrificed at Chichén Itzá surprises researchers

0
The sacrificial victims' remains were found in 1967 and are over 1,000 years old, but scientists are just now learning more about who they were.

How a new therapy trend is helping Mexican families reconnect

0
From horses to humans, ancestral healing is fast becoming a popular form of therapy in the country.
A revive crew hard at work renovating a mangrove

Meet the Veracruz reforesters bringing back natural ecosystems

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Mexico's Caribbean coast is being restored tree by tree thanks to a dedicated team of volunteers.

Why celebrities love Los Cabos

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Hollywood has flocked to Los Cabos since the 1950s, but what makes the sun and sand of Baja California Sur so enticing?
A Volaris plane flying over Mexico

International air arrivals to Mexico up 20% in Q1 2024 compared to 2019

1
Over 10 million passengers traveled to Mexico from the United States between January and April 2024, an 8.4% increase over 2023.
Guacamole in a molcajete

Learn to make guacamole the traditional way

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Nothing is more Mexican than a delicious guacamole - learn how to prepare and serve it the traditional way.
Dish at Quintonil restaurant

How many restaurants in Mexico are on The World’s 50 Best list?

1
Over 1,000 international restaurant industry experts recognized three restaurants in Mexico City among the 50 best in the world - and one is in the top 10.

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

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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.

CoLores Decor: Classic meets new for iconic Mexican designs

0
Traditional Mexican artisanal craftwork meets contemporary style in Gil Herrera's reinterpretation of genre defining interior pieces.

The architect who reached for the stars

0
Mario Pani built some of Mexico City's biggest towers and sprawling estates, in a career that defined the skyline of a capital.
Chichén Itzá site

DNA testing of children sacrificed at Chichén Itzá surprises researchers

0
The sacrificial victims' remains were found in 1967 and are over 1,000 years old, but scientists are just now learning more about who they were.
Worried guests gather around a hot tub in Puerto Peñasco

Wife of US tourist who died in Puerto Peñasco hot tub electrocution files US...

2
When she saw her husband struggling under the water, Zambrano jumped in to help, only to be electrocuted herself.
A group of mostly Black migrants, some of whom maybe be undocumented foreigners, walks down a Mexican highway under a bright sun.

Nearly 1.4 million undocumented migrants detected in Mexico so far this year

1
The National Immigration Institute (INM) data on encounters from January to May is almost double the number for all of 2023.
NOAA satellite imagery of low pressure system in Gulf of Mexico

Meteorologists monitor possible tropical storm in the Gulf of Mexico

0
A low pressure system in the Gulf of Mexico could become a tropical storm by midweek, as torrential rains hit the Yucatán peninsula.
Green juice or jugo verde

Beat the heat with this refreshing pineapple jugo verde

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With relentless summer beating down on us, this refreshing juice is just the thing to keep cool and stay healthy.
Guacamole in a molcajete

Learn to make guacamole the traditional way

6
Nothing is more Mexican than a delicious guacamole - learn how to prepare and serve it the traditional way.
Dish at Quintonil restaurant

How many restaurants in Mexico are on The World’s 50 Best list?

1
Over 1,000 international restaurant industry experts recognized three restaurants in Mexico City among the 50 best in the world - and one is in the top 10.
An eco home

3 easy ways to make your Mexican home more sustainable

0
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.
Photo of a solar panel during the sunset

Save on your energy bills with solar panels

8
Solar panels offer homeowners the chance to sell their electricity back to the grid, while saving the planet at the same time.
Dämadi retirement home

Why you should consider a retirement home in Mexico

12
Thinking about retiring to the sun, but searching for a residence that can accommodate your needs? Look no further than Mexico.
Monterrey skyline

The insider’s guide to investing in real estate in Monterrey

1
Spread majestically between mountains and modernity, Mexico's second city is the perfect place to consider making real estate investments.

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 Bobcat backhoe-loader, similar to the equipment the company plans to manufacture at its new plant in Mexico.

Bobcat breaks ground on US $300M plant in Nuevo León

0
Bobcat expects the plant, its first in Mexico, to help boost its production of North American loaders by 20%.
PCB board

Mexico looks to prioritize development of semiconductor industry

0
The country is further solidifying efforts to promote the semiconductor industry as part of the North American supply chain.
Metalsa manufacturing plant in Mexico

Auto parts exports to the US from January to April worth US $28.37B, a...

0
The U.S. is buying more Mexican-made auto parts, with Mexico's share of the U.S. market also increasing to 42.8% in the first four months of the year.
A man walks by PRD campaign posters on posts in Mexico City

Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) leader confirms the party’s demise

0
Founded by AMLO and other leftist leaders 35 years ago, the PRD failed to get enough votes on June 2 to maintain its national political party status.
Mexican flag

Opinion: The risks to liberal democracy and an effective state in Mexico

20
Former Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan thinks Claudia Sheinbaum needs to repair damage to Mexico's democracy and reputation abroad.
Claudia Sheinbaum speaks at a press conference

Sheinbaum says there will be ‘broad consultation’ on judicial reform before September

7
After meeting with President López Obrador on Monday, Sheinbaum said she supports his reform proposals, but also plans to open up a public debate.
Little girl standing in a doorway blowing a kiss

A secret to happiness in Mexico, and maybe in life: A perspective from our...

21
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares how a mindset shift can improve happiness, not just in Mexico, but anywhere.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum

A wish list for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum from our CEO

35
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek has some ideas for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum on politics, business and foreign policy.
Mariachis in a square in Toluca

The magic of music in Mexico: A perspective from our CEO

10
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares recent experiences of the magic of music in Mexico and how much it's a part of daily life.
Little girl standing in a doorway blowing a kiss

A secret to happiness in Mexico, and maybe in life: A perspective from our...

21
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares how a mindset shift can improve happiness, not just in Mexico, but anywhere.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum

A wish list for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum from our CEO

35
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek has some ideas for President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum on politics, business and foreign policy.
Mariachis in a square in Toluca

The magic of music in Mexico: A perspective from our CEO

10
Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares recent experiences of the magic of music in Mexico and how much it's a part of daily life.