387 firearms were seized in the Yucatan Peninsula during 2020

Mérida, Yucatán, (October 26, 2021) .- In the course of 2020, in the Yucatán Peninsula, the staff of the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) secured 387 firearms, 4.4 percent of the total seized in the country, reported the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi). The greatest problem was registered in Quintana Roo, with More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, October 25th, 2021

Bus accident on the Felipe Carrillo Puerto-Chetumal highway leaves 3 dead and several injured

Chetumal, Quintana Roo, (October 25, 2021).- Around 7:30 in the morning of this Monday, a road accident with several injured people was reported to the emergency number 911, on the section of federal highway 307 More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Quintana Roo Hotels lose half of their guests to Airbnb

Entrepreneurs from the south of the state say that in the last two months, fewer tourists choose to stay in traditional hotels, as they prefer Airbnb. Quintana Roo, (October 19, 2021).- Hotels in the southern More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, October 14th, 2021

Chetumal announces the 4th edition of the “Mayas and Pirates” Aquatic, Cultural and Sports Festival

Chetumal, (October 13, 2021).- On Friday, October 22nd, Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th, the fourth edition of the “Mayas y Piratas” Aquatic, Cultural and Sports Festival will take place in More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 8th, 2021

Volunteers clean up the ‘Los Piratas Channel’ in Bacalar

Municipal authorities, nautical service providers, and businessmen from Bacalar cleaned up garbage in one of the busiest places for visitors, which is the ‘Canal de Los Piratas’ de la Laguna de Bacalar. More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, October 3rd, 2021

October will bring 32 cruises to Gran Costa Maya in Mahahual, Quintana Roo

Quinatana Roo, (October 03, 2021).- Mahahual will receive 32 international floating hotels throughout the month of October , bringing thousands of travelers on board who will be able to get to know the Gran Costa More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, September 26th, 2021

Young man shot three times at a gym in Quintana Roo

Calderitas is a town in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, it belongs to the Municipality of Othón P. Blanco and is located 8 km from the municipal seat and capital of Quintana Roo, Chetumal, with which it practically More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

LGBTI people suffer violence and discrimination in the prisons of Quintana Roo

Activists claim that inmate members of the LGBTI community face discrimination and threats from prisoners and guards and are in danger. Cancún, Quintana Roo, (September 22, 2021).- Civil associations pointed More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, September 9th, 2021

Medical personnel denied responsibility for the fall of a baby in a hospital in Chetumal

The State Prosecutor’s Office opened an investigation folder against the alleged perpetrators. Chetumal, Quintana Roo, (September 09, 2021).- The nurses and doctors who were discharged because they allegedly More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

Importance of the role of local communities in the conservation of natural resources

Quintana Roo, (September 07, 2021).- 2030 is the year established by the UN to stop major global problems such as climate change, loss of biodiversity, erosion, and desertification, human migration, famine, etc. Time More...