Coparmex forecasts a difficult 2018 for politics in Yucatán

The president of the Coparmex Merida, Gustavo Cisneros Buenfil, sees a very difficult 2018 for Yucatan due to the electoral process. MERIDA – “From an economic point of view, there are projects that will have to be consolidated next year, in order to continue with the existing progress in tourism, economy and public security”, said the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 22nd, 2017
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Yucatan Peninsula against transgenic products for better honey production

Bees pollinate 71 of the 100 species of crops in the world, but climate change, pesticides and parasites are exterminating them. To obtain a kilo of honey, a bee makes an average of 200 thousand flights… MERIDA More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Public projects worth millions of pesos in the works for Yucatan in 2018

The State Congress is analyzing 116 investment projects for the fiscal package of Yucatan in 2018… MERIDA –The proposed budget stipulates the construction of the regional artisanal center of the east with More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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Holiday-season fireworks noise is harmful for pets

Veterinarians demand that society avoid the use of pyrotechnics near pets and animals… MERIDA – Veterinarian Wilberth Alexis Dzib explained that the holiday season commonly brings an increase in the use More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 17th, 2017
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Pieces of history off Yucatan’s coast (Part Two)

Today TYT brings you the Second Part of this intriguing article from Diario de Yucatán… To read the Part One click here The second wreck found was called “Vapor Adalio”, in honor of the grandfather of the More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, December 16th, 2017
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Pieces of history off Yucatan’s coast (Part One)

The recent discovery of the remains of two old sunken ships and a lighthouse off the coast of Sisal remind us that, not only today but also in the past, Yucatan was a truly important hub for sea trade. So TYT brings More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Hoteliers forecast a good year at the Yucatan Hotels’ Association gala

The president of the Association of Hotels of Yucatan, Héctor Navarrete Medina, announced the incorporation of four new members: the Hyatt, Fiesta Americana, Presidente Intercontinental and Holiday Inn… MERIDA More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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New Internal Security Law concerns Yucatecan society

After receiving green light in committees, the controversial proposed bill still has to be voted by senators… MERIDA – Coparmex Mérida and a group of activists and political analysts in Yucatan called on More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Yucatan industrial-sector growth ranks among highest in Mexico

Yucatecan industry remains positioned as one of the best in the country, with Yucatan among the five states with the highest industrial growth in the nation during the first 8 months of 2017… MERIDA – Between More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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In 2017, recovery of archaeological pieces triples in Yucatan

Almost 500 pieces were recovered this year by the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH)… MERIDA – This year the delegation of the INAH in Yucatán recovered 417 archaeological pieces through More...