Underwater Wedding in Yucatan Cenote 

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On Sunday July 20th, an underwater wedding in Yucatan was witnessed by dozens of friends and fellow divers, who participated in the marriage ceremony of Ana Beatriz Varguez Iuit More...

State Health Authorities to Fumigate the Yucatan Coast Three Times a Week 

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The campaign to eliminate the mosquito that transmits dengue on the Yucatan coast has started in Progreso, and will cover all the Yucatecan shore, from El Cuyo to Celestun. On More...

Washington State Museum donates 151 photographs of Chichen Itza and Uxmal to the Biblioteca Yucatanense

Chichen Itza, early 1930s

The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture at the University of Washington, USA, donated to the Biblioteca Yucatanense an important photographic collection of the archaeological More...

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GE’s partner Smith Power Mexico will supply technology for a co-generation plant in Mérida

GE’s partner Smith Power Mexico will supply the gas engine technology for a co-generation plant in Mérida, on Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. The firm will supply Monterrey-based More...

Yucatan is not attracting foreign investment… Should we be concerned? 

The June 2014 report from the Center for Competitiveness of Yucatán (CCY), which gathers data regarding foreign direct investment (FDI), has concluded that Yucatán’s More...

Expat Social Life Photo of the Week

Left to right: Alfonso Galindo, Nick Lavroff and Allison Kern Nevins

Hennessy’s Irish Pub on Paseo de Montejo cheers every goal of the Mexican National Team offering a free round More...

Expat Social Life “Photo of the Month”

Photo: S. Dennstedt

J. Dennstedt getting hammered in Baracoa, Cuba. Fresh sugarcane and premium rum going down at the same time. Oh, More...

CIE signs 5-year contract to host Formula 1 Formula One World Championship is back in Mexico!

Mexico’s Major Entertainment Company signs 5-year contract to host Formula 1 competitions. Mexican live events company...

underwater_bride_groom Underwater Wedding in Yucatan Cenote 

On Sunday July 20th, an underwater wedding in Yucatan was witnessed by dozens of friends and...

fumigacion State Health Authorities to Fumigate the Yucatan Coast Three Times a Week 

The campaign to eliminate the mosquito that transmits dengue on the Yucatan coast has started in...

Yucatan is not attracting foreign investment… Should we be concerned? 

Nicolás Madáhuar Boehm and Gustavo Cisneros Buenfil

The June 2014 report from the Center for Competitiveness of Yucatán (CCY), which gathers data regarding foreign More...

Mexico’s Coca-Cola Femsa reports lower second-quarter profit

Mexican Coke bottler Coca-Cola Femsa said on Wednesday its second-quarter profit fell 4.6 percent in spite of higher sales as it..

Microsoft will cut 18,000 jobs, 15% of its global workforce

Microsoft is embarking on the deepest cuts to its workforce in its 39 year history, axing 18,000 jobs over the next..

New import permit for Mexico resolves impound problems

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Revamped import permits for boaters entering Mexico were unveiled June 21 by three federal officials during More...

Man Detained with 100 Kilos of Sea Cucumber in Trunk of Car

With nearly 100 kilos of sea cucumber in his possession, a neighbor of Chicxulub Puerto was arrested in the beach area..

Man drowns in Progreso

The body of a man about 40 years old was found floating near the beach on the west side of Progreso,..
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PROFECO warns of fraudulent sale of “Timeshare” by companies operating in Quintana Roo

During the first week of the summer holiday season, the Federal Consumer Office (PROFECO), identified seven companies operating in the state..
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This Summer, experience the sun, sea, sand and Mexico’s mythical past

I wasn’t expecting such a tender kiss on our first date, but April was determined. She had already signalled her intentions..
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Ancient Mayan City ‘Chactún’ was discovered one year ago in Campeche

Deep in the jungles of Campeche, Southeast Mexico, a team of Mexican and foreign experts from the National Geographic Society and the National Institute of..