Category: Agreements

Renters Request Relief

A group called “Nosotres Baja California” has filed a citizen petition with the Baja California state legislature requesting rental relief, including prohibiting evictions and stopping all rent increases during the COVID-19...

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Baja California Creates Controversial Own Tax Collection Agency

By Wendy Fry The Baja California state legislature approved the creation of a local tax administration services agency that will have the authority to pressure taxpayers and conduct home visits and audits on businesses The newly-created body...

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President Trump signs 4 pipeline permits in Midland

MIDLAND - President Donald Trump visited Texas for a campaign fundraiser in Odessa, followed by a tour of an oil rig in Midland at Double Eagle Energy The President addressed members of the oil and gas industry at Double Eagle Energy There, he...

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COVID-19 decreased 32% of foreign trade revenues

CIUDAD JUAREZ — Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, during May Ciudad Juarez Border Customs received almost US$44 million less in foreign trade than it did during the same period of 2019 According to data from the Tax Administration Service...

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Exports grew 760% with NAFTA

MEXICO – Thanks to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Mexican exports diversified and grew almost eight times According to data from the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi) and the Bank of Mexico, in 1994, when...

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U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Elimination of DACA

The Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), an Obama-era program that protects from deportation to hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the US as children The...

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The USMCA Era Begins with Challenges to the Border’s Automotive Industry

By Nancy J Gonzalez The North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has expired, and now the United States, Mexico & Canada Agreement (USMCA) takes its place to rule over free trade in North America USMCA came into effect on July 1,...

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USMCA gives the opportunity to integrate more to the supply chain: FEMIA

CHIHUAHUA – In the wake of the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the global economy, North American aerospace experts see regionalization as an opportunity During the webinar "The North American Aerospace and Defense Industry and...

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New Mexico governor signs measure to help small businesses recover from COVID-19

NEW MEXICO – Gov Michelle Lujan Grisham delivered hundreds of millions of dollars for low-interest, low-risk loans to help small New Mexico businesses recover financially from COVID-19 The Small Business Recovery Act of 2020 allocates US$400...

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USDA and Arizona Sign Shared Stewardship Memorandum

ARIZONA – US minister of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Arizona Governor Doug Ducey agreed to a collaborative new framework to increase coordination and cooperation for work addressing forest health risks and wildfire across...

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