New Mexican software allows to locate people in case of natural disasters

According to El Universal locating and rescuing people in disaster areas could be more effective thanks to the “Solity” software developed by Mexican scientist Israel Reyes Gomez. In its website, the software is described as a platform that “supports disaster, data breach, and general incident response plans as well as business continuity More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 25th, 2017

Yucatan expects to have 18 wind parks by 2021

Nine wind parks will be built in Yucatan by next year and nine more by 2021. This would attract $2.8 billion USD in investment and generate new jobs for its residents…. MERIDA — In the next four years More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Worldwide papaya producers to meet in Merida

Mexico will be the second non-Asian country to host the Symposium of Papaya Producers and the first in the Americas…. MERIDA — Experts from papaya-producing countries from different parts of the world More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Mexican apps that will make your life easier

MEXICO — Mexico is known for its ancient culture and internationally recognized gastronomy but what Mexico also has is people full of new ideas and amazing skills to create new ways to simplify life for everybody. More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, July 28th, 2017
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Techology companies bet on “Cancún Tech City”

CANCUN — The municipal government currently is working on turning this tourist destination into an important technology hub in Latin America, launching the new brand “Cancun Tech City” that will have the More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Free WiFi signal will be installed in Merida’s Centro

While you wait for your bus in downtown, you will be able to access the internet. MERIDA — On Monday, June 5, the city council began a plan to offer free internet in the streets of the Historic Center, expanding More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, April 29th, 2017

With this app you can know all about street closures in Merida

Merida’s Urban Functioning General Coordinator, César Bojórquez Zapata, reported that the City of Mérida offers extensive information on the streets and avenues that are under restoring, and also the alternative More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Progreso’s port infrastructure projects and pipelines get underway this year

This year, construction of the new fuel terminal will begin. PROGRESO — This year Pemex will build and operate a fuel storage terminal at the Progreso port in partnership with two private companies, said More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Mexican tequila maker will turn agave waste into biofuel

One of Mexico’s most famous tequila companies, Herradura, hopes to turn into fuel the thousands of tonnes of waste it generates each year from the spiky blue agave plants used to make the spirit, and cut its More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Yucatecan scientist obtains patent for unique seawater desalination system

Jorge Antonio Lechuga Andrade is a chemical engineer from Mérida, Yucatán, who has more than 30 years of professional experience. His work in the industry has led him to rethink the way of doing things, and More...