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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.

December, 2020

  • 16 December

    AMLO Congratulates Joe Biden On His Victory

    -Editorial More than a month after Joe Biden won the presidential election, President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador congratulated the President-Elect after winning the Electoral College. Mexico was one of the few countries in the world that didn’t congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris right after election day. “As …

  • 15 December

    Michael Jackson representatives win appeal in lawsuit over HBO’s ‘Leaving Neverland’

    -Editorial A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a lawsuit filed by the Michael Jackson estate over an HBO documentary about two of the late pop star’s sex abuse accusers can go forward in private arbitration. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with two …

  • 15 December

    Business People Have Trouble Paying Rent in December

    -Editorial The second wave of COVID-19 is affecting people economically, especially in the payment of rent according to a recent study. Based on the latest Alignable Rent Poll, the ability of small businesses to pay their full rent in December continues to decline, as more COVID-related shutdowns occur. Overall, 35% of …

  • 15 December

    Federal Disaster Medical Assistance Team Arrives to Provide Support to ECRMC

    -Editorial El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC) has announced the arrival of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT) to provide support during the current surge of COVID-19 patients. At the request of the state of California, the U.S. Department of Health and Human …

  • 15 December

    Coparmex Mexicali Congratulates Its National President; Recognizes Outgoing Board’s Job

    -Editorial The Employers’ Confederation of the Mexican Republic (Coparmex) in Mexicali extended congratulations for the election of the new board of directors that will represent the sector at the national level for the period 2021-2022, who will have the mission of generating More and Better Companies for Mexico, said the …

  • 14 December

    Electoral College confirms Joe Biden as the next president

    -Editorial The Electoral College formally chose Joe Biden on Monday as the nation’s next president, giving him a solid electoral majority of 306 votes and confirming his victory in last month’s election. The state-by-state voting took on added importance this year because President Donald Trump refused to concede that he …

  • 14 December

    Almost 2 billion people depend on health care facilities without basic water services

    -Editorial Around 1.8 billion people are at heightened risk of COVID-19 and other diseases because they use or work in health care facilities without basic water services, warn WHO and UNICEF. “Working in a health care facility without water, sanitation and hygiene are akin to sending nurses and doctors to …

  • 14 December

    A successful vaccine would bring economic recovery in the United States and a positive economic impact for BC and Mexico in 2021

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (Ph.D.). The economy can recover to its pre-pandemic level by the end of 2021 in the United States. Mexico may take a little longer to recover economically. The growth of the United States economy in 2021 may have a positive impact on the Baja California …

  • 12 December

    Mexico Needs a Radical Change to Its Policy to Take Advantage of The USMCA: Gina Cruz

    -Editorial Baja California Senator, Gina Andrea Cruz Blackledge, said that Mexico must take a radical turn in its policy, to take full advantage of the Treaty between Mexico, the United States and Canada (USMCA), and move from improvisation and the use of institutions capriciously, to established strategic planning. The president …

  • 11 December

    Border Travel Restrictions to Continue During January

    -Editorial Border restrictions to non-essential travel between the United States, Canada, and Mexico will remain in place through Jan. 21, according to Chad Wolf, the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security. Wolf announced the news Friday morning on Twitter. In the tweet, he said the country will “re-evaluate non-essential travel restrictions …