62.- Mexico's car production revs up in 2017 [ 2017-12-06 - 12:21:40 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexico's auto manufacturing industry has produced 3.5 million cars so far this year, the country's industry association, Amia, said.
The figure is 9.4 percent higher than the same period last year.
In November alone, Mexico made more than 332 thousand cars, 4.5 percent more than the same month last year.
In terms of export growth,...
61.- Mexico-Europe free trade deal moves forward [ 2017-12-05 - 11:03:26 ] Mexico (Notimex) - The sixth round of talks towards a free trade deal between Mexico and the European Union ended with advances in several areas and the conclusion of two chapters: competition policies and small and medium enterprises.
The talks continued the discussions regarding access to markets, rules of origin, technical obstacles to trade, intellectual...
60.- Mexico's economic growth to double Latin American average: Cepal [ 2017-11-29 - 10:11:26 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexico's economy will grow twice as much the Latin American average this year, said Alicia Bárcena, executive secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Cepal.
Mexico's economy will grow between 2.4 and 2.5 percent this year, "a good rate if we compare it to the rest of the region, which will grow...
59.- Siemens to invest $200 million in Mexico [ 2017-11-27 - 08:59:44 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Siemens has announced it will invest some $200 million in Mexico over the next years to increase the infrastructure of nine plants in the country.
The investment will also help boost the company's human capital and create some 1,000 direct jobs.
Siemens has created 7,000 direct jobs and some 82,000 indirect jobs in its 132 years...
58.- Slovakia and Mexico ink deal to boost investments [ 2017-11-22 - 13:23:10 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexico and Slovakia have signed a deal to boost bilateral invesmtent and trade.
The deal was signed by Mexican investment promotion agency ProMexico and Slovakia's investment and trade development agency.
The agreement allows for both countries to jointly organize trade missions and fairs.
"Through this deal, ProMexico will work...
57.- Aeromexico to join Delta's alliance with Air France and KLM [ 2017-11-21 - 12:02:17 ] Buenos Aires (Notimex) -- Mexican flagship carrier Aeromexico seeks to join Delta's alliance with Air France and KLM by the second half next year, said Aeromexico CEO Andrés Conesa.
This type of alliance allows us to increase connectivity, he said at an interview on the sidelines of the 14th Aviation Leaders' Summit in Buenos Aires.
The alliance...
56.- Mundo Imperial to invest $1 billion in Acapulco [ 2017-11-16 - 17:10:36 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mundo Imperial, a hospitality firm controlled by Grupo Autofin, said that it will invest $1 billion to expand its operations in Acapulco.
The investment includes a hospital and aims to increase the company's hotel rooms from 2,500 to 6,000.
"This won't be simple, so we are working in more attractions to increase tourism to Acapulco,"...
55.- Barceló to expand in Mexico [ 2017-11-10 - 11:27:23 ] Mexico -- Barceló Hotel Group said it will expand in MexIco over the next years, in cities including Monterrey, Guadalajara, León and Mérida.
The company will also seek to maintain its leadership status in its several beach destinations. Included in this plan is a new luxury hotel in the Mexican Caribbean.
The company also highlighted the importance...
54.- Continental expands in Mexico [ 2017-11-07 - 12:25:17 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- German automotive manufacturing firm Continental hasopened a new plant in the state of San Luis Potosí.
The plant will supply the North and South American auto industry with air induction systems.
"We've become a major player here and we're are pleased to start another chapter of cutting edge technology for the auto industry,"...
53.- E-commerce sales surge in Mexico [ 2017-10-25 - 16:52:15 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- E-commerce sales in Mexico reached $17.32 billion, up 28.3 percent from 2015, according to report by Internet Association.mx.


Sales were boosted by an increase in consumer confidence, the report said.


This year, 67 percent of the total purchases were made to foreign stores, up 7 percent from the year before.


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