Mexico’s Federal Telecommunications Institute (Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones)

Logo Wikipedia: The Federal Telecommunications Institute (Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones, abbreviated as IFT and incorrectly referred to as IFETEL) is an independent government agency of Mexico charged with the regulation of telecommunications and broadcasting services. It was formed on September 10, 2013, as part of larger reforms to Mexican telecom regulations, and replaced the Federal …

Tianguis Turístico 2019

Buzzwords This week Acapulco, Mexico hosts its annual tourism trade show, the Tianguis Turístico April 7-10, 2019. Key Linkstianguisturisticomexico.com Questions Are there live and recorded videos from Tianguis? Are presentations available for download? Are tourism press releases posted online? What is the status of ecotourism and Indigenous tourism in Mexico? What would locals like visitors …

Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism (SECTUR)

Elsewhere on the Web Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism (Secretaría de Turismo, SECTUR) – gob.mx/sectur – is the government department in charge of the nation’s tourism promotion and development. The Secretary is appointed by the President of the Republic and is a member of the federal executive cabinet. Key Links gob.mx/sectur prensa documentos Facebook YouTube @SECTUR_mx …

Mexico Bikes

Jaguar Updating our coverage of bike, biking and bike share in Mexico Headlines Ciclistas crean mapa de talleres bici-mecánicos de la CDMX Flickr Mexico City Bike Stations – Balam Older Features Biking in the Yucatan – Theresa Russell Bicitekas – Tom Dieusaert Mountain Biking Oaxaca’s Northern Sierra – Carlos E. Cornejo Bicycling in Mexico City …

Mexico Institute

Logo Elsewhere on the Web The Mexico Institute seeks to improve understanding, communication, and cooperation between Mexico and the United States by promoting original research, encouraging public discussion, and proposing policy options for enhancing the bilateral relationship. A binational Advisory Board, chaired by Luis Téllez Kuenzler and Earl A. Wayne, oversees the work of the …

National Institute of Indigenous Peoples

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Mexico’s National Institute of Indigenous Peoples (Spanish: Instituto Nacional de los Pueblos Indígenas, INPI) – gob.mx/inpi – is a decentralized agency of the Mexican Federal Public Administration. It was established on December 4, 2018, though the earliest Mexican government agency for indigenous matters was created in 1948. It is headquartered …

Border Community Alliance

Elsewhere on the Web Border Community Alliance – bordercommunityalliance.org – fosters community through education, collaboration and cultural exchange in the borderlands region of Southern Arizona and Northern Sonora, Mexico. “We are inspired to share with the public the good news of civil society in the international borderlands region.” Key Links bordercommunityalliance.org Facebook @BorderCAlliance Recommended Listening …

Porfirio Díaz

Photo: A.Carrillo – AGN México José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori (September 15, 1830 – July 2, 1915) was a Mexican general and politician who served seven terms as President of Mexico, a total of three and a half decades, from 1876 to 1880 and from 1884 to 1911. Headlines La vida secreta de …

Liga Mexicana de Béisbol

Logo The Mexico Baseball League (Spanish: Liga Mexicana de Béisbol or LMB) is a professional baseball league based in Mexico. It is the oldest running professional league in Mexico. It is a class Triple-A league in organized Minor League Baseball (MiLB), one grade below Major League Baseball (MLB). Unlike the other two Triple-A circuits, the …