Cenotes provide a secure water supply for Yucatan

Conagua authorities declare that the region enjoys a privileged status in respect to water supply… MERIDA — Yucatan is privileged because of its water situation, compared to other places in the country, since water arrives without problem to every corner of the state. Underwater Photographer of the Year 2017 category winning shot from Yucatan More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Yucatan is the safest state: National Crime Watch Organization

The ranking reflects the high levels of security and the climate of social peace that are experienced in the State… MERIDA — In the final stretch of the last quarter of 2017, Yucatán maintains the lowest More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Yucatan judge orders preventive detention for two alleged drug traffickers

The alleged drug dealers are also accused of attempted murder of a police officer…. MERIDA — The two alleged drug dealers who shot an agent of the State Investigative Police were charged with the crimes More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Polish tourist robbed on bus trip to Merida

When she arrived at her Merida hotel she realized that her purse was missing with all her money, credit cards, cell-phone and passport. MERIDA — Mrs. Magdalena Zacharewycz reported that on  Sunday November More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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How climate change affects birds’ migration in Yucatan: Part 2

This article is the second of two parts on the Semarnat and Conacyt joint efforts to learn more about how climate change affects Yucatan and the migratory birds that come to the Peninsula each year in their journey More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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How climate change affects birds’ migration in Yucatan: Part 1

This article is the first of two parts on the Semarnat and Conacyt joint efforts to learn more about how climate change affects Yucatan and the migratory birds that come to the Peninsula each year in their journey 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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Researchers discover Chichén Itzá passageway that could lead to cenote

CHICHÉN ITZÁ — The team of the Great Mayan Aquifer Project led by the underwater archaeologist Guillermo de Anda has spent recent months exploring the underground world of Chichén Itzá, El Universal More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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Izamal plans to build its own “Paseo Verde”

The investment in the project is $5.3 million pesos  ($277,290 USD), and funds will be released soon at the federal level… MERIDA — With federal resources, Izamal will soon have a “Paseo Verde” More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Police recover six stolen cars used by supposed Uber ‘drivers’

The vehicles were leased to provide personal transport service through online platforms, but the “drivers” used them to commit crimes… MERIDA — Members of the State Investigation Police (PEI) of More...