Mayor of León announces 400 infrastructure projects

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LEÓN, Gto. — “León’s government is going to invest more than $5,200 million pesos ($260 million USD) in 2017, in order to carry out at least 400 infrastructure urban projects that will help to improve strategic areas of this municipality and boost significantly its economy, such as its connectivity with other cities, a public lighting project More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Guanajuato participates in the Red Cross Annual Collection 2017

SILAO, Guanajuato — The Governor of Guanajuato, Miguel Márquez Márquez, led the start of the annual Mexican Red Cross Collection 2017, with the goal of strengthening the humanitarian work carried out by More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Guanajuato feels impact from growth of hotel industry

“For this year, Guanajuato has received important investments in the hospitality sector, with a significant economic impact of $1.7 billion pesos ($85 million USD)”, said Fernando Olivera Rocha, Guanajuato’s More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Amazon looks to boost the textile, clothing, leather and footwear sector in Guanajuato

LEON, Guanajuato – Amazon, the largest virtual store worldwide, is already working on incorporating ten Guanajuato companies into its digital platform, in order to market their products through e-commerce in More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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U.S. expats chant in Guanajuato: “Friendship yes, the wall no!”

According to Barbara Davoli, reader of The Yucatán Times, on Monday March 20th, dozens of Americans and Guanajuato residents met to celebrate the first day of spring and Benito Juárez’s birthday. Meanwhile, many More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Ashland students will visit Guanajuato for the Sister City’s summer festivities

According to dailytidings.com, Two Ashland High School juniors will travel in June to Guanajuato, Mexico, as official city of Ashland participants in the Sister City’s summer festivities. The 17-year-old students, More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Sustainable Mexico Initiative: Fostering Sustainability and Tourism for Development in Guanajuato

January 2017, Madrid, Spain – Sustainable Mexico, an initiative by GSTC Members Secretary of State of Guanajuato and Sustainable Riviera Maya, was officially launched. Through a public-private partnership More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Guanajuato and Paraguay join efforts to strengthen their tourism sectors

Both Guanajuato and Paraguay Secretariats of Tourism signed an understanding memorandum, aiming to improve the best practices for the generation of tourist information. According to Fernando Olivera Rocha, Secretary More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Guanajuato Women’s Race “Mujeres abriendo camino” on March 19

GUANAJUATO, Gto- The Government of Guanajuato announced the seventh  “Mujeres abriendo camino” Women’s race will take place on Sunday March 19 on the streets of the historic state capital. The Director More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Guanajuato ranked top ten in violence rate nationwide

Guanajuato is currently living the worst levels of insecurity and violence during the state’s history, since the number of homicides increased considerably from 229 in 2007 to an alarming 961 in 2016, representing More...