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 to the south… MERIDA — With the financing of the Sectoral Fund of the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources and the More...

by Yucatan Times | Published 1 week ago
By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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
0 Comments

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...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 10th, 2017
0 Comments

Yucatan University sees great potential in “rural tourism”

It is necessary that the government promote the realization of cultural activities in rural communities… MERIDA – According to Carlos García García, member of the National Academic Committee of Rural Tourism, More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
0 Comments

Don’t miss Yucatan’s Xmatkuil Fair 2017

The most important event of the season starts on Friday November 10th and will remain open until Sunday December 3rd…. MERIDA — If you are looking for something to do this season, the TYT team recommends More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
0 Comments

Drone manufacturer will expand operations in Yucatán

RHO Group, the US company specialized in the manufacture of oil-research drones, will invest half-a-million dollars to expand its operations in Latin America using Yucatan as its platform for the expansion… MERIDA More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Emergency 9-1-1 app will debut in Yucatan in January

The cellphone app will have a Panic Button and direct line with the police department…. MERIDA — In January 2018 the mobile application for the emergency number 9-1-1 will operate in Yucatan, which will More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
0 Comments

Yucatan economic growth three times higher than the national average

MERIDA — The head of the Mexican Institute of Economy and Finances in Merida, Amenoffis Acosta Rios, said that the current administration is in time to receive the benefits of the programs implemented at the More...