Toxic fumes affect over 6,000 people in Chetumal

CHETUMAL, QUINTANA ROO (Times Media Mexico) .- An open-air garbage dump has been burning for a week and nearly six thousand people living in the surrounding neighborhoods are already suffering the effects of the smoke. Firefighters reported that there is still smoke coming out of the bottom of the dump, which is dispersed by the wind towards the More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, February 10th, 2020

CICY and “Amigos de Sian Ka’an” join forces for environmental conservation

With the goal of joining efforts to organize and develop educational activities, and research projects aimed at the conservation of water and ecosystems in the state of Quintana Roo, the Yucatan Scientific Research More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Bacalar: the last frontier in Quintana Roo

No, it is not an optical illusion. It is the blue reflected by Lake Bacalar with all its hues. Also known as the Seven Colors Lake, due to the colors it shows depending on the kind of soil, depth, and hour, Lake More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 16th, 2019

AMLO said that the Maya indigenous people will decide on the Maya Train, but tenders are already scheduled for December

Construction plans for the Maya train, the 1,452km passenger and freight rail line planned to connect five states in the southeast of Mexico, will be put to public consultation with indigenous communities in rural More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 11th, 2019

AMLO evaluates freeing Quintana Roo former governor Mario Villanueva from jail

(Bloomberg) — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said late Saturday that he’s working for the release of a former governor convicted of laundering money for a drug cartel, threatening to cause More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 11th, 2019

The people will decide on the Maya Train project: AMLO

On Sunday November 10th, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador declared that there will be a public consultation next month, to continue with the construction of the Maya Train in Southeast Mexico or discard the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, November 8th, 2019

AMLO will make a working tour of the Yucatan Peninsula this weekend

On Saturday November 9th, president Andrés Manuel López Obrador will arrive at Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Quintana Roo. The president of Mexico will make a working tour of the Yucatan Peninsula this weekend, focused More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 4th, 2019

Chetumal, Quintana Roo hosted “Devfest” a Google Developers Summit

Chetumal, the state capital of Quintana Roo, is one of the 400 locations around the world where this year’s Devfest takes place. Promoted by Google Developers Group Chetumal, Devfest is a worldwide community More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, October 13th, 2019

PRO AGRO-INNOVATION: Creating business relations between Mexico and Belize

The Mexican Embassy in Belize in collaboration with its National Chamber of Commerce held a business meeting with various business owners today. In the meeting business owners were presented with business opportunities More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 11th, 2019

Expansion of Bahía de Chetumal Boulevard in the works

Chetumal, Q.R. — The Secretary of State Works says 12 studies are being conducted that will see the expansion of the Bahía de Chetumal Boulevard. William Conrado, the Secretaría de Obras en el Estado, says the More...