MCALLEN, RGV - Houston EB5 is showing support for the Empresario RGV group. The Empresario group, also known as Bi-COOLtural, held a meet and greet where 47 members of the group from across South Texas met at NIU in McAllen. The...
The Texas economy has been turning in impressive results, winning major corporate locations, and expansions and adding jobs at a notable pace. This success is no accident, though we do have substantial advantages to work with, but rather the result...
MCALLEN, RGV – Carlos Margo, associate dean of industry training and economic development at South Texas College, insists that the Rio Grande Valley is in fact ready for advanced manufacturing. Speaking in a personal capacity, Mario Lozoya, director of government...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - The Port of Brownsville plans to get private industry to pay for the deepening of the ship channel, in hopes that the federal government will later reimburse those companies. For over a decade, the Brownsville Navigation District...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation will soon announce that another major manufacturing company is moving into the region. In a Rio Grande Guardian livestream on Facebook on Wednesday, Gilbert Salinas, interim executive director of GBIC, said: “We will...
A recent announcement by President Trump that he would push for across-the-board tariffs on steel and aluminum set off a firestorm including threats of retaliation from a number of nations (including some of our oldest and closest allies), a...
PHARR, RGV - Pharr leaders say an $80 million project to renovate the Reynosa side of the Pharr International Bridge is the “missing piece” in making their bridge the most efficient full-service commercial bridge in Texas. The Pharr bridge is...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV – The Port of Brownsville's senior director of marketing and business development believes the port is in with a good chance of landing Big River Steel’s second steel mill. Steve Tyndal gave a presentation about the port at...
WESLACO, RGV - A tour of the Rio Grande Valley, stretching over three days, has just finished for five site selectors from Germany. The selectors specialize in helping European manufacturing companies expand into North America and they were given their first...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - Speaking in a personal capacity, Mario Lozoya, the director of government relations and external affairs for Toyota Motor Corporation in San Antonio, says the Rio Grande Valley is not ready for an advanced manufacturing facility because...

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