El Sauzal mine decommissioned under International Cyanide Management Code

Goldcorp Inc. recently decommissioned its El Sauzal mine in Mexico following the International Cyanide Management Code (ICMC). The mine will now be withdrawn from the ICMC, a voluntary program developed by the United Nations Environment Program for the production of gold using cyanide. El Sauzal was the first mine in Mexico to be fully certified by the ICMC. Read More »

GlobeOne, 7-Eleven Mexico team up for financial services

GlobeOne said 7-Eleven Mexico recently signed a letter of intent to team up as corporate partners on financial services."This collaboration with GlobeOne allows us to offer our customers an innovative financial services solution that will benefit them greatly," 7-Eleven Mexico CEO Fernando Castilla said. GlobeOne offers a banking mobile app and multiple types of banking accounts. Read More »

Ceragon platform to help spread 4G wireless network in Mexico

Ceragon Networks said recently that its FibeAir IP-20 Platform will be used to expand the 4G wireless network in parts of Mexico. A wireless operator in Mexico will deploy the platform to increase the speed and efficiency of the network, Ceragon Networks said. The FibeAir IP-20 is is a highly flexible system that works on a wide variety of frequencies ranging from 4 to 86 gigahertz. Read More »

FIBRA Prologis acquires new building in Monterrey

Mexico's FIBRA Prologis said it has expanded its real estate holdings with the purchase of a 502,000-square-foot building in the Apodaca submarket in Monterrey, Mexico. "This newly developed facility is leased to a multinational customer with whom we have recurrent business," Prologis Mexico CEO Luis Gutierrez said. The Class-A building was purchased for $38 million. Read More »

JetBlue plans to expand Mexico service following new U.S.-Mexico flight treaty

JetBlue Airways said it will be offering more flights to Mexico in the wake of a recent treaty between the U.S. and Mexico that will allow air carriers to have unlimited flights between the neighboring countries beginning Jan. 1. JetBlue said the new aviation treaty will allow it to expand service to Mexico, where it has been offering flights to Mexico City and Cancun since 2006. Read More »

Aeromexico to begin direct service to Amsterdam

Aeromexico will begin direct service three times a week between Mexico City and Amsterdam on May 29. "Aeromexico is extremely proud to add Amsterdam to its European route network,” Anko van der Werff said. “The Netherlands is Mexico's fourth-largest trading partner in the European Union, and nowadays, an average of 200,000 annual passengers travel between both capital cities." Read More »

Diaz, Reus & Targ opens West Coast office to better serve clients in Latin America, around the world

Miami-based law firm Diaz, Reus & Targ recently opened a new office in California to serve its global clients, including those in Mexico and Central and South America, who have interests on the West Coast. Diaz, Reus & Targ will let partner Chad Purdie lead the firm’s new office in Santa Monica, California, as the firm looks to spread its influence in entertainment and sports law. Read More »

Telefonica Argentina to use Amdocs technology

Telefonica is partnering with Amdocs to use its technology for Telefonica operations in Argentina. "By ensuring our business has access to critical reports and dashboards from day one of the new systems going live, this data initiative with Amdocs will allow us to proactively manage and offer a better customer experience," Telefonica Argentina Chief Information Officer Luciana Barrera said. Read More »

TransCanada to build natural gas pipeline in Mexico

TransCanada Corp. was awarded a contract to build and operate the Tuxpan-Tula natural gas pipeline in Mexico. The project also includes a 25-year natural gas service contract with the Comision Federal de Electricidad. TransCanada said it will invest $500 million in the pipeline, which will be 36 inches in diameter and 155 miles long. The pipeline is expected to be ready by 2017. Read More »