Tulum – Three nights in a row of fires reported

Three nights in a row of fires reported in businesses have been reported. In the last 24 hours, fires occurred in the Centro and Maya neighborhoods. TULUM Quintana Roo (Times Media Mexico) – In the last 24 hours, two fires were reported in commercial premises in Tulum, making three consecutive nights with incidents of this nature. The first More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 28th, 2021

Suspect arrested on first femicide ever registered in Holbox, the victim was Yucatecan

The victim was last seen driving a golf cart, which was found this Sunday floating a few meters from the body. At the beginning of the holiday season, on the night of Saturday, March 27, the body of Karla “N” More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, March 27th, 2021

More than 200,000 dead in Mexico, but Lopez-Gatell lashes out at the media

Mexico’s COVID-19 czar, Hugo Lopez Gatell, blames the media for reporting the deaths instead of taking responsibility for his disastrous plan regarding the pandemic.  MEXICO CITY (El Universal) More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, March 25th, 2021

Spring breakers may cause a spike in coronavirus cases

Disregard for public health measures from spring breakers and pandemic-weary tourists in South Florida will likely result in a spike of COVID-19 cases, health experts say. Modeling suggests there’s going to More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

As more Americans vaccinate, Cancun hopes for tourism rebound

CANCUN, QUINTANA ROO (March 24, 2021). — Feeling he can now travel internationally without risking his life, recently-vaccinated American Brian Sheppard hopped on a plane to Mexico’s top beach resort a few More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 22nd, 2021

One million small and medium-sized companies closed due to the pandemic in Mexico during 2020, INEGI reports

COVID-19 changed the world in 2020 and led governments to impose closures and restrictions, partial and total, in various sectors of the economy. Of the 4.9 million micro, small and medium-sized companies reported More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 21st, 2021

Tourists in Tulum party like there is no Covid

Tourists writhe their bodies to pumping techno beats on dance floors along Mexico’s Caribbean coast — a magnet for people from around the world who want to party during a pandemic. The Latin American More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 21st, 2021

Injunctions against AMLO’s electricity reform keep piling up

Five new provisional suspensions keep the electricity reform on hold. AMLO is very upset against the judges.  MEXICO CITY (Times Media Mexico) – Judge Rodrigo de la Peza granted three more provisional More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, March 20th, 2021

While boarding Air Force One, Joe Biden trips three times (VIDEO)

Somewhere, Gerald Ford is falling down laughing. President Biden took a page from his White House predecessor’s playbook on Friday, March 19, tripping three times while ascending a 25-step staircase to board More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Hotels in Cancun lower their rates to maintain occupancy

Cancun, Quintana Roo, (March 18, 2021).- For the Easter season, hoteliers expect occupations of up to 55%, mainly domestic tourism, although they had to lower rates by up to 40%. Antonio Chaves, president of More...