Sargassum threatens the coasts of Quintana Roo just a few days before Semana Santa

At least 15 beaches in the northern part of Quintana Roo have excessive sargassum spills just two weeks before the start of the Easter holidays, while the Quintana Roo Monitoring Network warns of the arrival of a large stain heading for the Caribbean Mexican. This massive landfall is located north of Honduras and moves with the ocean current More...

by Riviera Maya Times | Published 2 months ago
By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 18th, 2022

Quintana Roo coastline threatened by rising sea levels and hurricanes

by Feike de Jong Almost all the infrastructure in Quintana Roo state is concentrated in a coastal ribbon of beach resorts and timeshare properties, especially from Tulum to Cancún, about 80 miles (130km) More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 15th, 2022

Man executed in a Cancun bar

The execution with a bullet to the head took place at the “La Xtabay” bar in Cancun. (Sipse) The events were reported around 8:15 p.m. on March 14th, 2022, to the emergency number 911. The caller said there More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 6th, 2022

An intense 2022 hurricane season is coming to Cancun and the rest of the Yucatán Peninsula

The presence of a major hurricane, considered “catastrophic,” is predicted. MÉRIDA, Yucatán – According to the Mayan forecasts, this 2022 is expected to be a very active rainy year and cyclonic More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 28th, 2022

Ukrainians in Cancun call Vladimir Putin a murderer

The call was generated through social networks, to participate in rally to peacefully support Ukrainian and Russian families, with a message of peace.  (CANCUN, Q. ROO – ).- With Ukrainian flags and banners More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, February 27th, 2022

Cancun will see a fall in European tourism due to the conflict in Ukraine

Countries issuing tourism from Europe to the Mexican Caribbean will be restricted by the proximity of the conflict, said a specialist (CANCUN, Q. ROO -).- As a result of the situation in Ukraine, which has an More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 25th, 2022

Plastic waste is being turned into fuel in Cancun

The company’s patented distillation method has torn down traditional barriers to recycling. Now it aims to scale up capacity to try and make a significant change to the crisis of plastics pollution. The unchecked More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, February 18th, 2022

Quintana Roo is back in Green on the Epidemiological Traffic Light

Yucatan and Quintana Roo change to green, in the federal government’s Epidemiological Traffic Light, in force from February 21 to March 6. 16 states remain at a low level, the same figure in yellow, no More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 17th, 2022

Cancun hotels began with the installation of anti-sargassum barriers

The Sargassum Monitoring Network in Quintana Roo has suggested to the authorities of the three levels of government that the barriers begin to be placed before the arrival of the macro algae, and not when the problem More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, February 17th, 2022

FBI and DEA agents to participate in Cancun’s Security Summit, Feb. 18th

A summit of security agencies and police corporations from Mexico and the United States, including representatives of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will More...