Tag archive for ‘Economy’
By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Quintana Roo leads Mexico in job growth: IMSS

CANCUN — The state of Quintana Roo takes first place in the country for job generation, according to figures from the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS). Quintana Roo occupies first place in employment More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 24th, 2017

“Buen Fin” 2017 termed a “total success”

With the goal reached of 6.2 billion pesos of economic impact, the four-day “Buen Fin” (Mexico’s Black Friday) registered a great influx of shoppers in stores in the center of Mérida, malls, plazas, department More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Rail improvements including Mérida-Valladolid line will conclude in 2018

The railroad will bring benefits to Yucatan in logistic development as a strategic point for international trade… MERIDA — In the first quarter of 2018 the new rail freight center and the branch that More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Canaco invites you to its fourth Merida Networking Breakfast Nov. 28

The event will be held on Tuesday November 28 at the Canaco headquarters on Av. Itzaes in Col. Garcia Ginerés, with entrance fee of $100 pesos… MERIDA — With the aim of providing spaces that allow new More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

U.S. trade rep blasts Mexico, Canada for stalled NAFTA talks

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer issued this statement on the conclusion of the 5th round of NAFTA renegotiations in Mexico City on Tuesday Nov. 21… Washington, DC – U.S. Trade Representative More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017

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 Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Mexico’s energy chief says plan coming to ‘soften’ retail gas-price increases

HOUSTON — Mexico’s finance ministry is looking at ways to “soften” the price impact of gasoline market liberalization next year, Energy Minister Pedro Joaquin Coldwell said on Tuesday Nov. 14 following More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

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

Merida Council recognized for online property-tax collection

The City Council receives distinction for making it easier to pay property tax… MERIDA — With its project “Predial (property tax) in 3 steps”, the Merida Council was named “The most More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 5th, 2017

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...