A scant four months ago, the Rio Grande Guardian broke the news—scarcely mentioned in other media—of the 2018 elections (July 5th) for President of Mexico. If you didn’t pay attention to my column then, it is time to do...
LAREDO, Texas – Tamaulipas Secretary of Economic Development Carlos W. Talancón Ostos will visit South Korea, Japan and China next month to land Tier One and Two suppliers for the KIA Motors plant in Pesquería near Monterrey. In an exclusive...
MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas - Key Safety Systems has opened a new plant in Matamoros and hired 600 employees to assemble parts such as steering wheels for BMW, General Motors, Ford, Jeep and Tesla vehicles. The plan is to have 1,400 skilled...
REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Soon, Tamaulipas will be the fourth Mexican state to have its forensic laboratories and 68 expert services officers accredited by the U.S. Government. The Justice Attorney General (Procuraduría General de Justicia - PGJE) began the process of...
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Tamaulipas - The Governor of Tamaulipas, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca and the U.S. General Consul for Matamoros, Otto Hans Van Maerssen met in early September at Casa Tamaulipas. They committed to continue working together on projects of...
CIUDAD VICTORIA - Starting Monday, surveillance on Tamaulipas highways was boosted by a new State Police unit, the Policía Estatal de Auxilio Carretero, or the Highway Assistance State Police. Tamaulipas Governor Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca said this new force...
No familiar names for Mexico’s terremotos or earthquakes, no “José,” no “Katia;” unnamed,  but killers just the same. A massive quake—8.2 on the Richter scale—largest in a century, hit southern Mexico, Thursday, September 7th, 2017. It’s epicenter was off the...
REYNOSA, Tamaulipas - The State of Tamaulipas and the City of Reynosa have launched what they call an integrated intervention plan ‘United for Reynosa’ that calls for the introduction of ‘Proximity Police’ for the purpose of decreasing violence and...
REYNOSA, Tamaulipas - The Integral Development of the Family System (Sistema para el Desarrollo Integral de la Familia, DIF) has launched a new program, “Our Children, Our Future” aimed at providing support for at least 1,000 children who lost...
REYNOSA, Tamaulipas - The U.S. Consul for Matamoros, Otto Hans Maerssen visited the governmental offices for the City of Reynosa and dialogued with officials towards strengthening their bonds. Hans Maerssen recently took over the post from Angela Kerwin. During his visit,...

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