After the devastating earthquake in Mexico, the trade offices of Arizona and Phoenix in Mexico City are trying to help the affected communities.
September 22, 2017
There’s been sadness and grief in Mexico City, but also an amazing display of benevolence and kindness.
September 21, 2017
After an earthquake struck Mexico City, thousands volunteered to help. Ordinary citizens volunteered to dig through rubble for survivors while others delivered supplies to disaster areas.
September 21, 2017
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.
September 19, 2017
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Mexico this week — the first-ever such visit.
September 15, 2017
Favorable views of the United States have sharply declined in Mexico, amid deep disapproval of President Trump’s policies toward the neighboring country.
September 14, 2017
Mexico is still facing the devastation left by last Thursday’s earthquake, its strongest recorded so far.
September 12, 2017
A powerful earthquake struck just off the coast of Mexico late Thursday night. Mexico’s president Enrique Peña Nieto called the magnitude 8.2 earthquake the strongest in a century.
September 08, 2017
Mexico is investing in a major energy deal that could represent billions of dollars in trade with the U.S. It’s a massive construction project from Texas to Central Mexico. But the project is leaving one group of Mexican workers on the sideline of the economic boom.
September 08, 2017
International oil corporations are rushing to the Mexican side of the Gulf of Mexico. For the first time in decades, the country is opening up its energy sector. And the interest in its deep-water reserves has come from global big guns like ExxonMobil and even the Chinese government to the tune of an expected $60 billion in investment.
September 07, 2017
While politicians debate the North American Free Trade Agreement, companies from states like Arizona visit Mexico to spread their wings, as the aerospace segment works to grow while avoiding politics.
September 06, 2017
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “deep regret” following the White House’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded young people living in the state illegally from deportation.
September 05, 2017
The U.S., Mexico and Canada will enter the second round of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday.
August 31, 2017
Last Sunday, President Donald Trump criticized Mexico again. And the neighboring country replied — by offering support.
August 28, 2017
President Donald Trump said Tuesday in Phoenix his administration will probably end up terminating NAFTA. But, at the same time, other prominent Arizonans were arriving in Mexico City to pursue the opposite.
August 24, 2017
The U.S. Department of State has updated its travel warnings to Mexico, and some tourist attractions and the neighboring state of Sonora made it onto the list.
August 22, 2017
The first round of renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ended last week in Washington, D.C., and Canada, Mexico and the United States committed to coming up with a revised treaty quickly.
August 21, 2017
U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer said in opening remarks that NAFTA "has failed" Americans as a result of trade deficits. Some clash with that view, while others partially agree.
August 16, 2017
Business leaders are bracing ahead of the trade negotiations beginning Wednesday between the U.S. and its North American neighbors.
August 15, 2017
A Texas business alliance supported by the Mexican government is lobbying to protect its interests at the free trade agreement negotiations, and they hope states like Arizona will follow their lead.
August 10, 2017