Zero waste - a movement that changes the world

With the entry into force of the ban on plastics in Mexico City, more than half of the 31 Mexican states are now trying to reduce the use of plastics through legislation. Since 01.01.2020, the issuing and sale of plastic bags is prohibited…

NOM 036 - Ergonomic Risk Factors

The Official Mexican Standards are regulations that have been created with the purpose of improving yield production conditions throughout Mexico. There are several types of "NOMS" applicable to different industry sectors such as Healthcare,…

The carnival of Mazatlán

The cheerful season – how is carnival celebrated in Mexico? Carnival of Mazatlán celebrates its 122th anniversary. Five days before the Lent the locals say goodbye to abundance and everything they want to abstain. Day and night the traditional…

¡Feliz Navidad! - How is Christmas celebrated in Mexico?

Apart from Brazil, Mexico is the second largest Catholic country in the world. Likewise, celebration of Christmas in Mexico has a very special meaning and is celebrated broadly. Particularly, the pre-Christmas period - which sometimes begins…

Non-competition agreement in Mexico

The non-competition clause is common in individual employment contracts, however; in Mexico application of limitations linked to this sort of clause is not allowed, as it is considered a violation to the worker’s individual guarantees in accordance…

Día de Muertos - The Day of the Dead in Mexico

In Mexico, November has begun with a very special tradition: the Día de Muertos ("Day of the Dead") which is celebrated every year on the second day of November. Recently and together with Disney’s film Coco the event has attained worldwide…

The importance of having an internal working regulation

The internal working regulation is a key document of a company and includes obligations for both, the employer and the employees. This document gives effect to the labor contracts, since the contracts establish the rights and obligations of…

Go smart: Smart Cities in Mexico

Smart Cities promote sustainable urban development through innovative technologies. Thus, life quality for their inhabitants is improved. Areas to be promoted in Smart Cities can be quite diverse ranging from environment, safety and urban design…

E-Mobility: How is Mexico adapting to the trend?

Electromobility is a trendsetter. The sustainable form of locomotion by means of electrically powered vehicles has become a global, constantly increasing trend in both the private and public sectors. For the first time, in 2018 over two million…

10 surprising facts about Mexico

What comes to your mind first when you think about Mexican culture? Mariachis, tequila, tacos, breathtaking beaches and cactus? These are all legitimate associations - but Mexico's natural and cultural diversity includes much more than that.…