August 1998 - NAFTA Spurs Growth in Mexico’s Manufacturing Exports

NAFTA Spurs Growth in Mexico’s Manufacturing Exports

Mexico’s trade and investment liberalization have significantly strengthened its industrial base.

Mexico Population Growth on Decline

With almost 95 million inhabitants, Mexico ranked eleventh among the world’s most populous countries last year.

Telmex Allowed to Enter U.S. Telecom Market

Telefonos de Mexico (TELMEX) and its U.S. partner Sprint Corp. received final approval from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to offer long-distance service from the U.S. to all points, including Mexico.

NAFTA internship Program Attracts Top Students

Every year since 1997, the NAFTA Internship Program has furthered the understanding of students from all three North American countries due to the Washington Center.

Business News Digest

  • Lone Star Gas Wins Bid to Distribute Natural Gas in Mexico City
  • Scientific-Atlanta to Double Capacity of Juarez Facility

State Profiles

  • Kansas
  • Tamaulipas

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