75 years ago, when President Cardenas announced his intentions regarding oil expropriation, a big nationalist wave overcame the Mexican population; earning him and his government strong support. On March 18, 1938, the oil expropriation was decreed; the government seized the resources from 17 foreign companies. With this, a process of capacitation and training of technicians [...]Continue Reading →
“We did not come to work, we came to transform”
Mexican President. Enrique Peña Nieto.-
When a new government begins, the first 100 days become key for the presidential term because it determines the actions, strategies, and goals to achieve in the coming six years. This week President Peña Nieto has reached [...]Continue Reading →
Over the weekend, the Institutional Revolutionary Party’s (PRI) national assembly gave President Enrique Peña Nieto the go-ahead to proceed with a new energy reform. The president has presented a powerful reform agenda to foster Mexico´s growth rate.
During Felipe Calderon´s administration, a similar attempt to make reforms to the laws governing the energy sector [...]Continue Reading →
When Felipe Calderón Hinojosa became President of Mexico in 2006, he appointed Jesús Reyes-Heroles as Pemex CEO. One of the main objectives with the changes made was for the NOC to become more competitive. The strategic decisions made with this idea in mind included fighting for an energy reform that would allow more participation from [...]Continue Reading →
En los seis años de la administración de Felipe Calderón, el país vio desfilar a tres diferentes Secretarios de Energía. Georgina Kessel Martínez, economista, que previamente había estado a cargo de la Casa de Moneda, se unió al gabinete del Presidente Calderón en 2006, como Secretaria de Energía. Durante su cargo, fue instrumental en la [...]Continue Reading →