Tag archive for ‘Mexico’
By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 3rd, 2021
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Mexico City’s Good Friday re-enactment took place without public participation

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Cerro de Estrella was a barren hilltop of sun-faded grass with three towering but empty wooden crosses on Good Friday, a day when for nearly all of the past 176 years it would have been More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, April 1st, 2021
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Traditions of Holy Week in Mexico

Mérida, Yucatán, (March 31, 2021).- Holy Week is a celebration of great importance and one of the most important religious traditions in Mexico, with which we commemorate the passion, death, and resurrection More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
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27th anniversary of the assassination of Luis Donaldo Colosio: his death unleashed a spiral of violence

This March 23 marks the 27th anniversary of the assassination of Luis Donaldo Colosio, official candidate for the presidency. This “magnicide” of the presidential candidate was a watershed that More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 22nd, 2021
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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
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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 Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
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Are Mexicans “skipping the line” to get vaccinated in the U.S.?

The flights from Mexico City, Monterrey, and Guadalajara to Texas cities such as San Antonio, Houston or Dallas, are full of Mexicans who are going to the United States to get vaccinated, even if they are not residents More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Mezcal, the drink that heals the sorrows

Mérida, Yucatán, (March 16, 2021).- Mezcal is the name of an alcoholic beverage that results from the distillation of plants that we know as magueys or agaves; the word mezcal comes from the Nahuatl word “mexcalli”, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 15th, 2021
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Today Mexico celebrates Benito Juárez

This year, March 15 is a National Holiday, with banks, government offices and many businesses closed as Mexico celebrates Benito Juárez, who rose from humble origins to occupy the Presidency of the Republic on More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 14th, 2021
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Illegal wildlife trade unstoppable in Mexico

Conservationists and wildlife protection agencies are blaming the economic fallout of the pandemic on skyrocketing numbers of illegal wildlife trade cases in Mexico. Between 2019 and 2020, there has been a reported More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 7th, 2021
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Facebook and Instagram to control political advertisements in Mexico

Both platforms seek to have greater control to prevent their users from being saturated with news about the upcoming elections. MEXICO CITY (Reforma) – Gradually, Facebook and Instagram users in Mexico More...