Miguel Gutierrez

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Nafta Proposal on Foreign Investments Jolts Energy Firms

The Trump administration is at odds with American companies over a proposed rule change to the North American Free Trade Agreement that is endangering a bright spot—energy—in contentious treaty talks.<p>All three Nafta countries—the U.S, Canada and Mexico—agree that a new treaty should aid the …

Trump Administration

Race for 5G Speeds Up, Lifting West's Top Suppliers

The race for 5G, the next generation of wireless technology, is heating up sooner than expected.<p>That is promising to benefit two struggling Nordic telecommunications-equipment makers just as their two largest competitors—both from China—are hitting potentially serious hurdles.<p>Ericsson AB of Sweden …

Telecoms

How Latin American governments are assisting their local startup ecosystems

Launching a successful startup is hard work. Launching a successful startup in an environment which lacks a supportive local business ecosystem and startup friendly government, can become nigh on impossible.<p>Even in the startup mecca of Silicon Valley, guns remain less regulated than startups, and …

Startups

His 2020 Campaign Message: The Robots Are Coming

Among the many, many Democrats who will seek the party’s presidential nomination in 2020, most probably agree on a handful of core issues: protecting DACA, rejoining the Paris climate agreement, unraveling President Trump’s tax breaks for the wealthy.<p>Only one of them will be focused on the robot …

Universal Basic Income

Amazon Go and the Future

Amazon Go is the story of technology, and so is this tweet:<p>Yesterday the Amazon Go concept store in Seattle opened to the public, filled with …

eCommerce

Brick-and-Mortar Stores Are Shuttering at a Record Pace

American retailers are closing stores at a record pace this year as they feel the fallout from decades of overbuilding and the rise of online shopping.<p>Just this past week, women’s apparel chain Bebe Stores Inc. said it would close its remaining 170 shops and sell only online, while teen retailer …

Credit Suisse

Mexican presidential frontrunner Lopez Obrador accuses Trump of 'neofascism' over border wall plans

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has filed a petition against Trump's wall and deportation plans.<p>Mexican presidential hopeful Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador …

Reducing Brazil’s pension burden

THE faded modernist façades along Copacabana’s beachfront hark back to Brazil’s optimistic past. The seaside promenade, where walking sticks …

Immigration: We Simply Cannot Afford This

Coauthor: Chris Shipley<p><i>NOTE: If you like this article, please read our follow up that covers the impact of rising automation and the future of work:</i></i> …

Trade Deficit With Mexico Is Good for America

Punishing its southern neighbor would make the U.S. worse off.<p>President Donald Trump is right about one thing: The U.S. trade deficit with the rest of the world -- which topped $500 billion last year -- is unhealthy. It puts upward pressure on U.S. unemployment that can only be countered with …

Economics

Obama’s edict to help immigrant entrepreneurs start companies in the U.S. is finalized

(<b>Updated Jan. 18</b> to reflect the correct date the rule takes effect).<p>The Department of Homeland Security has officially published a provision to make …

Mexico: The World’s Best Retirement Haven 2017

href="https://www.facebook.com/International.Living">Facebook, and Google+!The New Year means “Auld Lang Syne,” a new set of resolutions…and the …

Retirement

Mexico Named World's #1 Retirement Destination: How Did That Happen?!?

For years, millions of U.S. and Canadian citizens have been enjoying life in Mexico. By some estimates, there are more expats living full- or part-time in Mexico than in any other destination abroad.<p>So why do we think it's big news that Mexico has been named the #1 retirement destination on …

The Future is here: Workplace Learning Reinvented

Imagine a future workplace where new recruits are virtually touring your corporate campus and meeting avatars of your team, employees are tapping …

Sólo 1.7% gana más de 20 mil al mes en México

De los 51.7 millones de adultos que trabajan en México, sólo el 1.7 por ciento percibe más de 20 mil pesos al mes, una cifra que contrasta con los</b> …

¿A qué edad se independizan los jóvenes en México?

La edad promedio a la que los jóvenes mexicanos dejan la casa de sus padres es a los 28 años y para hacerlo destinarán hasta 47% de sus ingresos …

The Death Of Strategy

Strategy is dead!<p>Or, is it tactics?<p>In a world of never-ending change, it’s either one or the other; we can no longer count on having both. As innovation accelerates its assault on what we formerly referred to as “our planning process,” and as S-curves accordingly collapse, each one on top another, …

Innovation

Think 2016 Was Crazy? Wait Until the Accountants Get Replaced by Robots.

We all hope to get our version of “The Deal”, and The Deal is this:<p>If you do what’s expected, you’ll get what you expect.<p>A job. Economic security. …

The great divergence

ONE of Joseph Schumpeter’s best-known observations was that successful businesses stand on ground that is “crumbling beneath their feet”. A danger is …

Delivery drones will mean the end of ownership

Astro Teller | Captain of Moonshots, X, Alphabet’s innovation lab<p>Few subsidiaries at Alphabet Inc. inspire as much curiosity as Google X, now called simply “X.” X is the company’s innovation lab, where ambitious but far-fetched tech ideas are pitched, tested, and either come to life or are …

Hiring Your First Chief AI Officer

A hundred years ago electricity transformed countless industries; 20 years ago the internet did, too. Artificial intelligence is about to do the same. To take advantage, companies need to understand what AI can do and how it relates to their strategies. But how should you organize your leadership …

Se estanca PIB industrial en trimestre

Se estanca PIB industrial en trimestre<p>Ernesto Sarabia<p>Cd. de México, México (12 noviembre 2016).- En julio-septiembre, la actividad industrial …

Temen en estados crisis de pensiones

Diana Baptista<p>Los sistemas estatales de pensiones se tambalean.<p>"Las decisiones en los estados donde el sistema de pensiones ya se agotó son muy …