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Relevant news concerning the region belonging to California and Baja California’s border.
Noticias relevantes relacionadas a la región perteneciente a la frontera de California y Baja California.

January, 2024

  • 19 January

    IVEDC’s XVII Annual Dinner Highlights Impressive Economic Growth in Imperial Valley

    -Editorial On January 18th, the Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation (IVEDC) hosted its much-anticipated 17th Annual Dinner at the Del Rio Country Club in Brawley, California. The event, attended by the business community and public sector, celebrated upcoming projects poised to enhance the community’s quality of life. As the county’s …

  • 19 January

    Overdraft fees could drop to as low as $3 under White House Proposal

    -Editorial The cost to overdraw a bank account could drop to as little as $3 under a proposal announced by the White House, the latest effort by the Biden administration to combat fees it says pose an unnecessary burden on consumers. Research shows that fees charged at the back end …

  • 18 January

    Calexico Braces for Recall Election as Dissatisfaction Mounts Against Council Members

    -Editorial A recall election against Calexico Mayor Raul Urena and Councilman Gilberto Manzanares is set to take place on April 16. This electoral process, fueled by mounting concerns and dissatisfaction among residents, aims to address the performance and leadership of these two officials. As the election draws near, the city …

  • 17 January

    Canacintra President Gives Annual Report Focusing on Energy and Water Affairs

    -Editorial  Francisco Fuentes Arestegui, president of CANACINTRA, took the podium to present the annual report of the organization’s activities during the past year. The event, attended by industry leaders and members, shed light on CANACINTRA’s important contributions to fostering growth and development within the sector. For the industrialists of Mexicali, …

  • 17 January

    IMF Warns That Nearly 40% of Global Jobs at Risk Due to AI

    -Editorial The rapid evolution of artificial intelligence (AI) has sparked global fascination and concern, and has started a crucial examination of its potential consequences for the world economy.  As AI permeates economies in intricate ways, forecasting its net effect remains challenging. However, it is evident that the world must establish …

  • 15 January

    Historic Yuma Theatre to host event discussing findings of arts’ impact on the economy

    -Editorial The City of Yuma, through the Parks and Recreation’s Arts and Culture division, invites the public to an event that releases findings that connect the arts to the economy. The in-depth results of the latest Arts and Economic Prosperity Study (AEP6) will be shared from 1 to 2:30 p.m. …

  • 15 January

    USCIS Will Launch Organizational Accounts and Online Filing for Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker, for H-1B Petitioners

    In February, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will launch online organizational accounts and make Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker, available for online filing for H-1B petitioners for fiscal year (FY) 2025. What You Need to Know All legal representative account holders and all organizations with an H-1B registrant account, as well as new users, will experience new account enhancements, including improved …

  • 13 January

    Lead San Diego Welcomes 2024 Board Chair

    -Editorial Lead San Diego welcomed Jason Paguio, CEO of the San Diego Asian Business Association, as Chair of the Board of Directors for 2024. Paguio, who has served on the LEAD Board since 2021, is the first Asian American to hold the LEAD Board Chair position.  “Jason’s commitment to community, unwavering dedication to …

  • 13 January

    IRS Strengthens Enforcement on High-Income Individuals and Corporations, Collects $360M in Tax Debts

    -Edtorial The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) continues its efforts to expand enforcement related to high-income individuals, large corporations, and complex partnerships, as part of a broader transformation. IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel highlighted the progress made under the Inflation Reduction Act, with a focus on improving taxpayer service and strengthening enforcement. …

  • 12 January

    San Diego Mayor Shows City’s Growing Strength in State of the City Address

    -Editorial During his fourth State of the City address, San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria highlighted the work made by his administration in addressing key concerns such as public safety, homelessness, housing affordability, and infrastructure in San Diego. The Mayor, reflecting on the challenges faced during the pandemic, emphasized the city’s …