Semarnat opens constitutional dispute against urban center in Holbox

The Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) and the National Commission of Natural Protected Areas (Conanp) initiated a constitutional controversy against the Urban Development Program published by the Municipality of Lázaro Cárdenas, Quintana Roo. The controversy is…

Merida News

OPINION: Campaign against “Noise” in Mérida Centro could have an electoral purpose

According to medium.com, the conflict generated by the loud volume of live music in bars and night entertainment centers in…

Vegans make public demonstration in downtown Merida

On Saturday April 14, activists of Vegan Mérida, carreid out a public demonstration at "La Plaza Grande". This social group…

Cuxtal Ecological Reserve: a place to spend a fantastic weekend with family and friends

The city of Mérida has a great number of attractions where people can spend "quality tme" with family and friends…

Lifestyle

The Impact of President Trump on Re-emerging Markets

With his plans to build a wall between Mexico and the USA, boost national infrastructure and ‘Make America Great Again’,…

April 23: World Book and Copyright Day

April 23rd is a symbolic date for world literature. It is on this date in 1616 that Cervantes, Shakespeare and…

An intimate performance by Marie Piselli at La Cúpula

Tuesday, April 24 From 6:45 pm to 8 pm An intimate performance by Marie Piselli Everything has to come to…

State News

New Chichén Itzá virtual tour

Google digitized several historical landmarks and monuments in Latin America and the world, among which Chichén Itzá stands out in…

Yucatecan honey, a symbol of flavor and quality

Yucatan is the main producer and exporter of honey in all of Mexico. This activity fulfills an important socio-economic function,…

Pyrotechnics workshop explodes in Hocabá, Yucatán killing two

A distraction during the handling of gunpowder caused the explosion of a pyrotechnics workshop, 5 days ago, on Saturday April…

Real Estate

Yucatan Real Estate prices on the rise: Propiedades.com

The prices of houses in the state, especially the residential area of Mérida, have increased by at least 100,000 pesos…

AMPI anticipates multi-billion dollar growth in 2018

The Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals (AMPI) says they anticipate multi-billion dollar growth for the country during 2018. The…

Risk persists in Mérida downtown properties due to abandonment

The abandoned and semi-dilapidated houses of the neighborhoods of Santa Ana and La Mejorada are a thing of the past…

Beach Communities

Beach Erosion, a fight against nature in Yucatan

The waves beat without mercy the beaches of the coastal strip of Yucatan, in Southeast Mexico, pushing with force the…

Sea cucumber harvesting season could bring conflicts to coastal communities

PROGRESO.- The season of sea cucumber harvesting only lasts 15 days and is expected to leave a quota of 1,200 tons. It…

Illegal fishing continues in Sisal and all along the Yucatan coast

"Crews of at least 50 river boats fish octopus furtively in Sisal waters", denounced some of the local fishermen who…