President Hipólito Mejía upon returning to the DR said he was impressed by the managerial style of the new President of Mexico. President Mejía traveled to Mexico to be present at the inauguration of the Mexican statesman. He said that President Fox promised to visit the DR in the near future and from here go on a Caribbean tour, accompanied by President Mejía. Mexico seeks to strengthen its trade and diplomatic ties with the Caribbean. Mejía told the press he found similarities between himself and Fox. He said they both worked for US multinational companies prior to entering politics and thus bring to government the focus of management by objectives.