Mexico’s economy hums as foreigners pour cash in

February 20, 2008 BY ASSOCIATED PRESS MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s economy grew 3.3 percent in 2007, slightly faster than the government had projected, as foreign investment soared amid a cooling in the United States, the Treasury Department said Tuesday. Gross domestic product, the broadest measure of goods and services produced, was boosted by brisk 4.4 […]

Master Highway Plan Approved for Riviera Nayarit – 7 Billion Pesos to be Invested

An agreement of Governor Ney González Sanchez with the Infrastructure Undersecretary of the SCT, Óscar de Buen, ”will enable a project, wished for by Nayaritas for many years – the highway system of the Riviera Nayarit”, affirmed the Secretary of Planning, Pablo Montoya de la Rosa. ”Already there is a concrete agreement and we have […]

Mexican Housing Booms Despite US Crisis

By Theresa Bradley, Associated Press Writers Mexican Housing Markets Boom, Leads Latin America Despite Crisis in United States MEXICO CITY (AP) — In her bustling corner real estate brokerage, Ana Laura Pulido is doing her best business in years, enjoying a sort of Mexican immunity from the U.S. housing crash. “It’s a time of hope,” […]

Trends 2008: Go Green — With Paint and Energy-Efficient Items

by Maria Cortes Gonzalez – Sun-News (from banderasnews.com)  The arrival of 2008 means it’s time to take a look at what’s new and what’s old. Aside from following fashion trends, homeowners may not want to get caught with outdated colors in the walls and wallpaper of their homes. Of course, don’t be surprised to find […]

New Recycling Laws in Puerto Vallarta

By: R.C. Walker – Grupo Ecològico, (Original article in banderasnews.com) On January 1, 2008 the state law requiring separation of garbage at all levels of the community entered into effect in Puerto Vallarta. Grupo Ecològico de Puerto Vallarta, A.C. hopes that this law will prove to be a major step to encourage recycling in our […]