Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Pro take: Fashion in Mexican politics

Mexico News Daily chief news editor Kate Bohné analyzes today's political fashion in Mexico via the story of two garments: the guayabera and the huipil.
Side by side photos of Mariel Colón and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán

Lawyer for ‘El Chapo’ defends her dual career as attorney and...

She performed her debut single, "La Abogada", at a Mexican Independence Day celebration in Los Angeles attended by the wife of "El Chapo" Guzmán.
PV cruise ships

Cruise passenger traffic up 50% in Puerto Vallarta

The Pacific coast resort town continues to rebound as a cruise destination, with visitor numbers from January to October surpassing last year's.
A pink ajolotl in an aquarium

Got 1 min? ‘Adopt an Axolotl’ campaign returns to raise funds for conservation

UNAM biologists hope to raise double last year's funds with the virtual 'adoptions' in their efforts to save Mexico's favorite endangered amphibian.
SMA Christmas

Top 5 Mexican towns to visit during December

With the most wonderful time of the year fast approaching, here are some of the best Mexican spots to get into the Christmas spirit.

Golf in Los Cabos: Mexico’s most acclaimed golfing mecca

Much of Los Cabos’ reputation for world-class golf is attributable to superb layouts from big-name designers and spectacular views.
Manzanillo port

Mexico in Numbers: 30 years of trade and investment growth

Dive into the data on the growth of trade and foreign direct investment in Mexico since NAFTA came into effect in 1994.
Eaton QRO

Power management company Eaton to invest US $85M in Querétaro

The U.S. electrical components manufacturer will expand its plant as part of sweeping upgrades across North America to meet growing demand.
Audi Mexico plant

Foreign direct investment in Mexico’s auto industry surges

Mexico's thriving auto manufacturing sector surged to a record annual high, with more than US $5 billion of investment from January to September.

Mexico’s aerospace exports are booming

Mexico has recovered nearly US $3 billion in aerospace exports since 2020, and is benefiting from nearshoring investment in the industry.
Tulum airport under construction

Why the Tulum airport is inspiring for Mexico’s future: A perspective from our CEO

Mexico News Daily CEO Travis Bembenek shares his thoughts on the importance of the new international airport in Tulum, set to open in December.
A stone sign reading JPMorgan & Chase Co. in front of a tree and tall buildings

JPMorgan Chase CEO lauds Mexico as top investment destination

Mexico's low market cap to GDP ratio highlights "a huge opportunity to have capital markets grow" in Mexico, the CEO said.

Google faces allegations of anti-competitive practices in Mexico

Google is again accused of monopolistic practices - this time by Mexico's antitrust agency, for abusing its market position in digital advertising.
Lego ceremony

Lego to invest US $200M in Mexico plant expansion

The Danish toy giant will further expand operations in Mexico, increasing sustainability and warehousing capacity at its Monterrey manufacturing plant.
US dollars and Mexican pesos

Peso reaches best position against US dollar since September

The peso continues to appreciate, as the US dollar weakened in response to the country's latest labor market data published on Thursday.

Volkswagen to manufacture electric vehicles in Mexico

Tesla isn't the only company planning to make electric vehicles in Mexico; Volkswagen will also be investing in large-scale EV manufacturing in Puebla.