Tag archive for ‘Playa del Carmen’
By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, June 8th, 2020
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Tropical storm Cristobal brings 500 tons of sargassum to Playa del Carmen

Milenio.- (June 8, 2020).- About 500 tons of sargassum made landfall on the coasts of Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, due to the strong currents generated by the tropical storm Cristóbal that affected the southeast More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, June 7th, 2020
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Yucatecan woman murders a pregnant teenager to extract her baby in Playa del Carmen

Quintana Roo Investigative State Police officers arrested Juanita C. from Yucatán, accused of murdering a pregnant teenager on Saturday, May 30th, and extracting her fetus to make her sentimental partner believe More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Municipal Police patrols Playa del Carmen’s urban areas

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Elements of Public Security have stepped up patrols in the face of the current health contingency in remote areas of Playa del Carmen. The increase in patrols is meant to not only More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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Playa del Carmen municipal police officers return home

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo (April 23, 2020) — Municipal police officers who had been stranded in Peru since mid-March finally returned home to Playa del Carmen. The 11 officers were on an international training More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 4th, 2020
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Man drowns in Playa del Carmen after entering closed beach

Playa del Carmen., Quintana Roo. — A 55-year-old man has reportedly drowned in Playa del Carmen on Friday April 3rd, after entering the sea when beaches are closed and without lifeguards. The drowning occurred More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, December 13th, 2019
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Playa Hotels & Resorts names new Vice President of Revenue Management

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL (December 13, 2019) – Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, ‘Playa’), the owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean has named More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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Quintana Roo tourist destinations promoted at WTM London Tourism Fair

Governor Carlos Joaquín highlighted the participation of Quintana Roo in the London Tourism Fair (International Travel Trade Show – London WTM) from November 4 to 6, where the tourism promotion of 12 destinations More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Spanish tourist taken hostage by armed man in Quintana Roo, rescued by local police

On Sunday November 3rd, police and military corporations activated the security protocols for the report of an armed robbery onboard a van that provides tourist transportation services on the Cancun-Tulum highway, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Is extortion tax a common practice in Playa del Carmen?

A team of cartel gunmen stormed a restaurant in Playa del Carmen and opened fire, killing the owner and wounding four others before fleeing Sunday October 6th. Authorities attributed the incident to a failure to More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Man walks the streets of Playa del Carmen with shotgun in hand shooting at stray dogs

Residents of Colonia Forjadores in Playa del Carmen, denounced through social networks a man apparently of foreign origin, who at night goes out with a firearm to shoot street dogs (or at least tries to). In the More...