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The Work Done by Women at Home will be Reappraised, to Make this a Fairer, more Equitable Country: Enrique Peña Nieto

TBC On Mother’s Day, Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto congratulated all the mothers in Mexico, who are the strength of our society, and certainly the greatest support in every home, “On the noble, selfless work they do 365 days a year for the country’s families.”...

New Flights to Baja California Sur Announced: Secretary of Tourism

• However, No New Flights to La Paz TBC As part of their participation representing Baja California Sur at the Tianguis Turistico Mexico 2014 in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Ruben Reachi Lugo, the Secretary of Tourism for the State of BCS announced that they have successfully...

Seasonal Round-up–or Did Anything Sell in 2014?

By Susan Fogel and Glenn Sandford As the 2014 high real estate sales season winds down, it is a good time to see what exactly the market was like.  Here is a snapshot of this week in our office: Three listings have offers working. By...

2.1 Million Pesos For Improving Historic Center of La Paz

• More than 200 businesses in the downtown area of the city will benefit: Armando Covarrubias TBC Through the efforts of Mayor Esther Ponce before the National Institute of Entrepreneurship ( INADEM ) a beautification program is underway in the Historic Center of La Paz. ...

No New International Flights Soon to La Paz

TBC It is looking like La Paz will be going through the summer without International flights arriving to the newly renovated La Paz Manuel Márquez de León International Airport. Agustin Olachea, President of the La Paz Hotel Association (EMPRHOTUR) said that to date, things do...

La Paz Offering Better Options In Tourism: Pedro Aguilar

• In 2014, La Paz has positioned itself as an ideal place for tourism TBC The City of La Paz, through the Municipal Department of Tourism, is reporting that during the year 2014, La Paz has successfully positioned itself as an ideal place for tourism....

Time to Legalize Rental Properties

TBC Late last year, the town of Todos Santos, located in the municipality of La Paz, was put on notice: get your rental properties in order or else. The state government was determined to put an end to the houses, hotels and B & Bs...

Peña Nieto Opens Largest Solar Power Plant in Mexico

TBC Mexico’s largest solar power plant, a facility with 39 MW of generating capacity, has gone online in the capital city of Baja California Sur. The Aura Solar I photovoltaic power plant was inaugurated by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Wednesday, March 26 and...

Semana Santa Dates to Remember

TBC School will be out soon for over 200 thousand students in BCS for Semana Santa Vacations. Kids will be out of school on Friday, April 11th and not returning until Monday, April 28th. Please be aware that several government offices will be closed for...

State Will Continue To Promote Sport Tourism Events: Rubén Reachi

TBC •The State tourism department will continue to attract triathlons to La Paz and Los Cabos. Other events that make a perfect fit to the area include bike races and marathons, including the Rock’n’Roll Marathon Series. Benefits to the tourism sector are very positive. Sports...