News and Information from the Rio South Texas Economic Council.


  • A Business Friendly Environment

    28/10/2010 Duration: 01min

    The Rio South Texas region is a Business Friendly Environment. Learn how we can help you at

  • Location and Accessibility

    21/10/2010 Duration: 01min

    This podcast illustrates the location and accessibility of the Rio South Texas region

  • A Highly Educated Workforce

    12/10/2010 Duration: 01min

    With multiple higher education schools throughout the region, the workforce of the Rio South Texas region is highly educated and eager for employment

  • Affordability of the Region

    05/10/2010 Duration: 01min

    This Podcast describes how affordable the Rio South Texas region truly is

  • Revolutionizing an Industry

    23/09/2010 Duration: 02min

    New Regional Start-Up Company, FibeRio, will revolutionize it's industry with emerging technology.

  • Where is Rio South Texas, and Why You Should Care

    26/07/2010 Duration: 03min

    This podcast explains the location of Rio South Texas, and what the area can offer businesses around the globe.

  • Mexico: the World’s Most Competitive Business Location

    19/07/2010 Duration: 03min

    In this short podcast for Rio South Texas Economic Council we explain how, in its annual report, Competitive Alternative 2010 – KPMG has ranked Mexico as the world’s most cost efficient location to do business in all industry sectors, with Monterrey and Mexico ranking first and second respectively among global cities. McAllen, Texas was ranked the most competitive American city in the U.S. Midwest region. KPMG operates in 140 countries, providing audit, tax and advisory services.