Aeromexico is looking to suspend Merida-Miami service

Tourism chief confirms that Aeromexico seeks to suspend Merida-Miami flights because the route isn’t profitable any more… MERIDA — Yucatan’s Secretary of Tourism Promotion, Saul Ancona Salazar, confirmed on Tuesday November 14 that Aeromexico considers suspending its flights from Merida to Miami for a profitability decision. Saúl More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Optimizing the Foreign Tax Credit on expats’ U.S. tax returns

As the end of 2017 nears and many U.S. expats begin to prepare for the 2018 IRS tax-filing season, tax specialist John Ohe offers this advice regarding foreign income… US citizens and permanent residents are More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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New flights to Cancun from Washington and Chicago on Spirit Airlines

CANCUN — Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines just launched its first international flights from BWI Marshall Airport. Destination: Cancun, Quintana Roo. Spirit did not announce fare prices for the new BWI-to-Cancun More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Is Cancun headed in the right direction?

CANCUN — This is what tour operators and service providers had to say about Cancun and the Riviera Maya during the last edition of Cancun Travel Mart, Mexico Summit 2017 regarding the state of tourism in More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Extra security measures in place for Merida’s downtown during “El Buen Fin”

MERIDA — With the participation of nearly 1,500 members of the various public security forces, municipal, state and federal authorities guaranteed security for “El Buen Fin” (Mexico’s Black Friday) More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Yucatan shares its culture with the world through Piñata exports

As every year, it is expected demand for Piñatas will rise for the end of November and the beginning of December… MERIDA — The demand for piñatas by the end of the year will increase by 50% in the More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Yucatan citrus producers close deals with Europe and the USA

The president of the Akil juice factory, Luis Cetina García, informed that at the end of November, the plant will begin the export of citrus juice concentrate to Germany… MERIDA – The entrepreneur said More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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The 14 states in Mexico that would suffer most if NAFTA ends

If the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ends, the states at greatest risk will be Aguascalientes, Baja California, Coahuila, Chihuahua, State of Mexico, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Morelos, Nuevo León, Puebla, More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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Merida extreme-sports park will become auto-sales outlet

Municipal authorities temporarily have given the used-car sellers the land of what was once the extreme sports park, which had an investment of $77 million pesos in its construction… MERIDA — Finally, More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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Cancun visitor growth strongest in the Americas: survey

CANCUN — Cancun is expected to be the strongest growing city in 2017 in the Americas, Euromonitor International research revealed this week at World Travel Market London, a leading global event for the travel More...