Pandemic “sinks” cruise tourism in Quintana Roo

The reactivation of the cruise industry in Quintana Roo is going to take a long time and could take place until the end of this year. This is an urgent situation mainly for Mahahual, which depends almost one hundred percent on cruise ships. While Cozumel could receive the first ship in July, according to information issued by the cruise line companies, More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

Surveillance between Mexico and Belize is reinforced to avoid more infections

BELIZE (May 23, 2020).- Belizean authorities said that by crossing to Mexico, they are putting the nation at risk for coronavirus. At the insistence of smuggling food, soft drinks and beers through the Río More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Quintana Roo to issue Health Guidelines for the reopening of tourism industry

As part of the work he is doing to ensure that the tourism industry is considered an essential activity, the Governor, Carlos Joaquín González, participated in a national meeting for the reactivation of the sector, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, May 18th, 2020

Tapir captured while fleeing a fire, dies at Chetumal Zoo

A tapir that was rescued while trying to get away from a forest fire in the municipality of José María Morelos, Quintana Roo, finally died at the Chetumal Zoo. In a statement on social networks, the Payo Obispo More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, May 15th, 2020

CNDH asks to suspend non-essential activities related to the Maya Train

In the midst of the coronavirus health emergency, the National Human Rights Commission requested the National Tourism Development Fund (FONATUR) to implement precautionary measures to suspend non-essential activities More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Chetumal, Quintana Roo celebrates 122 years of its foundation

CHETUMAL, OTHÓN P. BLANCO, Q UINTANA ROO, (May 5, 2020).- Chetumal celebrates 122 years of its foundation and despite the voluntary isolation that prevented public events, the inhabitants of the capital of Quintana More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Political party launches petition to revoke Otoniel Segovia as mayor

Rafael Rivera Aburto, a citizen of Chetumal, launched a campaign to collect signatures for the power revocation of Othón P. Blanco substitute mayor, Otoniel Segovia. Rivero Aburto is the municipal coordinator More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, April 27th, 2020

600 kilos of cocaine seized in the Escarcega – Chetumal highway

CHETUMAL, QUINTANA ROO. – A shipment of more than 600 kilos of drugs that was transported in an eighteen wheeler was seized by agents of the Eleventh Motorized Cavalry Regiment stationed in Escárcega, Campeche. The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

Man wanted by the DEA and Interpol arrested in Bacalar

CHETUMAL (INFOQROO) – Elements of the Quintana Roo State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) handed over to Interpol a subject who was wanted in the United States on drug trafficking charges and who was More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Checkpoints detect 12 people with symptoms of Covid-19 in Chetumal

CHETUMAL, QUINTANA ROO (April 2, 2020).- At least 12 foreigners with Covid-19 symptoms have been detected in the sanitary checkpoints installed in the south of the state. Most of them were traveling from Bacalar More...