WESLACO, Texas - Moving Mexican customs operations to the U.S. side of Progreso International Bridge will speed up the time it takes trucks to cross the bridge, thus creating a saving on distribution costs.  This is the view of Joaquin...
Good morning everybody and welcome. This actually is the Mayor’s Welcome speech but he is over at a vaccine distribution center so he asked me to say a few words on his behalf.  On behalf of the City of Weslaco...
PHARR, Texas - Pharr International Bridge sponsored a webinar recently to discuss what happened to world trade in 2020 and to gaze into the crystal ball. The host was Ken Roberts, president of WorldCity. Roberts produces an annual book for...
MCALLEN, Texas - LiftFund and the City of McAllen are offering zero percent interest small business loans to McAllen business owners. LiftFund is a nonprofit loan fund committed to empowering small businesses with limited access to traditional sources of credit.  Marlene...
MCALLEN, Texas - Michael Fallek says he will continue McAllen’s historic connections to international trade and commerce if he is elected mayor of the city.  The businessman and community leader made clear his support for the maquiladora industry in an...
MCALLEN, Texas - There are three great reasons why McAllen Economic Development Corporation is right to focus on China as it seeks to bring in more manufacturing companies.  One is a provision in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement concerning the rules...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation’s second annual StartUp Texas Pitch Summit will take place on March 11. It was to have taken place on Feb. 26 but last week’s storms affected some of the applicants. The seed fund program...
PHARR, Texas - A one-hour “Trade Trends” webinar on Thursday, Feb. 25, will take a deep-dive look at the economic impact of the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge. The webinar will feature two guest speakers: Ken Roberts of WorldCity and Guillermo Malpica...
HARLINGEN, Texas - Harlingen leaders made their pitch to potential investors during a recent webinar hosted by the Rio Grande Valley Partnership. The event is part of a series of “virtual tours” the Partnership is conducting during the coronavirus pandemic....
HARLINGEN, Texas - A real estate broker says Harlingen’s Valle Vista Mall is about to be revamped, with a move away from strictly retail business. Daniel Galvan, principal broker at Coldwell Banker Commercial - Rio Grande Valley, spoke about his...

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