Campeche expects to be declared soon a “Special Economic Zone”

Governor Moreno Cárdenas expects that the official announcement may be made by the end of November or beginning of December…. CAMPECHE — Governor Alejandro Moreno Cárdenas announced that he expects that in the last two months of the year the federal government will make the declaration of the Special Economic Zone for Campeche, a designation More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Smugglers of drugs and people operate on Campeche’s southern border

Despite heavy investments made by the State and Federal Governments, organized crime continues to operate in the south of Campeche…. CAMPECHE — Despite millions of pesos invested in patrols, armaments More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

TYT INFOGRAPHIC: 5 fascinating facts about the Yucatan Peninsula

If you are looking for a retirement location or just the spot for your next vacation, consider the Yucatan Peninsula. Here are five interesting facts about the Yucatan to pique your interest… Infographic by More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Nursing schools seek to improve their students’ skills

In order to develop better professionals in the nursing field, nursing schools in southeastern Mexico are striving to improve and to promote their research programs…. MERIDA — In order to promote the More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 18th, 2017

The Peninsula will see continued high temperatures this week

Forecast for the whole peninsula: a really hot week and occasional rains…. MERIDA — For the next days, very hot temperatures are expected for the three states of the Yucatan Peninsula, with possible More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Police couple executed in Cancun shopping-center parking lot

CANCUN — A police couple was shot to death on Saturday night Sept. 16 in the parking lot of the Gran Plaza shopping center in Cancun. According to preliminary information, those executed are two ministerial More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Yucatan and Campeche form tourism alliance

Increased tourist flow will be sought in southeastern Mexico…. CAMPECHE — Yucatan and Campeche have a tourism alliance that can generate greater flow of visitors and overnight stays in both states, according More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Campeche is full of activities for your next trip (Part 2 of 2)

When planning a trip it is important to know all the places to visit and the activities to do in the destination, for and to help you decide on your next vacation itinerary, TYT brings you Part 2 of the El Universal More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Campeche is full of activities for your next trip (Part 1 of 2)

When you are visiting the Yucatan Peninsula it is always a good idea to make a special trip to Campeche, and for those who ask, “What can we do in Campeche?”, TYT brings you the first five of 11 recommendations More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Churning in Gulf, Tropical Storm Katia threatens eastern Mexico

While mega-Hurricane Irma and Tropical Storm José continue advancing toward and through the Caribbean Sea, a third potentially dangerous storm has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. Although it threatens to bring high More...