The unusual storm that ripped through Chetumal left two dead

Chetumal, Q.R. — At least two people were reported killed and several others injured after a storm ripped through Chetumal. On Wednesday evening, two construction workers were killed when a 15-meter tree, which was felled due to strong winds and heavy rains, struck them. The men were working near the Chetumal International Airport at the time More...

by Riviera Maya Times | Published 4 months ago
By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, May 19th, 2023

Mayan Train sections in Quintana Roo register progress of less than 50%

Cancun, QR. With less than 50% progress on sections 5, 6 and 7 of the Tren Maya, the inauguration date for the project remains unchanged at December of this year, with tests scheduled to begin on July 8. This More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, May 12th, 2023

Authorities announce supervision of anticyclonic shelters in Quintana Roo

Cancun, Q. Roo.- This week, the Instituto de Infraestructura Física Educativa del Estado de Quintana Roo (IFEQROO) will begin monitoring more than 2,500 schools that act as hurricane shelters in the state. José More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, May 11th, 2023

Government of Quintana Roo committed to the relaunching of the Industrial Park with RFE

Cancun, QRoo.- The local Secretariat of Economic Development will not let the Industrial Park with Strategic Bonded Warehouse (RFE), which was built during the previous administration without yielding the expected More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023

Number of Covid-19 cases on the rise in Quintana Roo

The omicron and delta variants of Covid-19 still persist in Quintana Roo. In this month of April there was a 347% increase in the number of cases of infection compared to last month. As of April 23rd, reports More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 8th, 2023

Investigation into Mistreatment of a Manatee in Chetumal after controversial viral footage

April 6th – The Federal Attorney’s Office for Environmental Protection announced the initiation of investigations against those responsible for the possible affectation of the manatee ‘Daniel’, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 7th, 2023

Reinforced surveillance to prevent robberies in Chetumal

The Othón P. Blanco Police will intensify patrols in the neighborhoods of Chetumal to prevent burglars from entering homes, taking advantage of the fact that the residents will be on vacation during this Holy More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 19th, 2023

A journalist and two state officials found alive and well in Bacalar

BACALAR, Quintana Roo, March 18, 2023.- Three people were reported missing after attending the 40th-anniversary celebrations of the community of Miguel Aleman, two journalists and the former Bacalar mayor. The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 17th, 2023

Illegal trucks arrive in Chetumal to work on the Maya Train Project

Dumpers’ syndicates warned of the arrival of 30 “illegal” transports in Chetumal today, adding to the 150 irregular units already operating in the south of Quintana Roo. “This morning More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 16th, 2023

Local Congresswoman proposes to reinstate bullfighting: “I am a bullfighter’s daughter”

More than 13 environmental organizations criticized local congresswoman Alicia Tapia Montejo, for her intention to legalize bullfighting in Quintana Roo under the argument that she is the “daughter of a bullfighter”. “We More...