Campeche, Yucatan and Q. Roo ports are on new ‘Grand Mayan Experience’ cruise

Campeche Governor Alejandro Moreno Cárdenas led the presentation of the Victory cruise line that next year will begin operations in the state with the first season of The Grand Mayan Experience route, leaving an economic impact of $35 million pesos in the state… CAMPECHE – The new route will depart from Miami, Florida and will include visits More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Dzilam de Bravo Wind Park reportedly will soon begin supplying clean energy to Yucatan

Fourteen towers for wind turbines, out of a total of 28, have been already installed in the area, according to state officials…. DZILAM DE BRAVO – In order to verify the status of the Dzilam de Bravo wind More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Corruption in Customs office impedes Yucatan’s trade growth: expert

The office requires more investment in the maritime terminal to detonate foreign trade since it has limited capacity… MERIDA – One of the main problems that Customs faces is corruption, because although More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Tourists delayed for hours in Rio Lagartos by protesting salt workers

Workers from the salt mines blocked the access road to the port on Monday November 27 for three hours…. LAS COLORADAS DE RÍO LAGARTOS – The protesters led by Arturo Castillo Dzul placed red blankets at More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Take precautions for Merida street closures around ramp to Progreso highway

The reconstruction of the bridge located at the intersection of the highway to Progreso and Merida’s Periferico begins on Nov. 30th…. MERIDA – On Thursday November 30 will begin the improvement project More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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More cruise passengers for Progreso next year

Carnival Cruise Line will bring more passengers to Progreso as it raises the number of cabins devoted to short cruises out of Galveston and New Orleans. The short cruises out of New Orleans and Galveston include More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Yucatan wind farms gear up for clean-energy production in 2018

The installation of the Dzilam de Bravo wind farm reports good progress; in addition, in 2018 and 2019, nine more wind farms are set to come on line… MERIDA — It is projected that in the first quarter More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Yucatan beaches between Chicxulub and Telchac at risk of disappearing

The beach has already been reduced by 15 meters due to the erosion by ocean currents…. PROGRESO — In less than a year, 15 meters of beach have been lost at kilometer 32 of the Chicxulub-Telchac Puerto More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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New mall set to open in Progreso next year

The API Progreso Mall would begin to function before the 2018 Easter season, with the company Ricsa awarded the space concession…. PROGRESO — Raúl Torre Gamboa, director of the Port, said that after More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Grupo Modelo will increase beer exports through Progreso

Modelo Group’s Hunucmá plant will begin its beer exports to Europe and Africa in the second half of November…. MERIDA — The Secretary of Economic Development of the State (Sefoe), Ernesto Herrera More...