Enrique Peña Nieto http://tpr.org en Obama's Trade Trip To Mexico Focusing On Economics & Investment http://tpr.org/post/obamas-trade-trip-mexico-focusing-economics-investment <p>President Barack Obama is in Mexico today for a day of trade talks with the other <span style="line-height: 1.5;">North American Free Trade Agreement </span> partner nations. But while the expectations are low for the summit, the stakes remain ever high.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:22:55 +0000 David Martin Davies 26964 at http://tpr.org USDA Ban On Inspectors Entering Mexico Is Harming Border Economy http://tpr.org/post/usda-ban-inspectors-entering-mexico-harming-border-economy <div><strong>Fronteras: </strong>After Arizona’s immigration enforcement law strained that state’s relations with Mexico, things seem to be getting friendlier. Why Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto spent the day in a tiny border town. The high cost of liquor licenses in New Mexico. Finally, the USDA's ban on its inspectors entering Mexico at border crossings to inspect cattle has crippled an important part of the border economy.</div><div> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:20:26 +0000 Crystal Chavez 23114 at http://tpr.org USDA Ban On Inspectors Entering Mexico Is Harming Border Economy Castro Meets Mexico's President Peña Nieto To Talk Trade/Immigration http://tpr.org/post/castro-meets-mexicos-president-pe-nieto-talk-tradeimmigration <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Looking to increase trade ties, San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro met with Mexican President Enrique Peña </span>Nieto<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on </span>Thursday<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Castro also updated the president on U.S. immigration reform.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Peña Nieto’s presidential term is only several months old and Castro said he’s looking for ways to improve the flow of trade between the two neighbors. Castro said he was in Mexico City looking to promote San Antonio as a major trade hub for Mexico.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 21:30:01 +0000 David Martin Davies 6788 at http://tpr.org Castro Meets Mexico's President Peña Nieto To Talk Trade/Immigration Can Mexico's New President End The Drug War And Spark Economic Growth? http://tpr.org/post/can-mexicos-new-president-end-drug-war-and-spark-economic-growth <p></p><p>Enrique Peña Nieto, the newly-elected president of Mexico, takes power on Saturday and inherits a nation that is suffering from a long-running conflict against drug traffickers and an economy that is improved but still anemic. On this side of the border, Mexico watchers are hoping Peña Nieto will be the pragmatic problem solver that he promised during his presidential campaign.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 15:56:07 +0000 David Martin Davies 2571 at http://tpr.org Can Mexico's New President End The Drug War And Spark Economic Growth? New Mexican President Brings Hope To Some, Tijuana Boosts Tourism, And Mezcal, A Traditional Drink http://tpr.org/post/new-mexican-president-brings-hope-some-tijuana-boosts-tourism-and-mezcal-traditional-drink <p>Some Mexican citizens hope the PRI's return to power in Mexico will bring stability to the country. A look at how the border city of Tijuana is trying to lure tourists by promoting a growing music scene, while more traditional tourist draws are still alive and kicking. Finally, Mezcal, tequila's cousin, is contributing to reverse migration to Mexico. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 22:34:53 +0000 Crystal Chavez 2543 at http://tpr.org New Mexican President Brings Hope To Some, Tijuana Boosts Tourism, And Mezcal, A Traditional Drink