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By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Degregulated gas prices coming this month in Mexico

But nearly 500 gas stations in Yucatan, Campeche and Quintana Roo will still sell gas at prices fixed by the government…. The deregulation of gasoline prices in Mexico today is a reality. Starting on November More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Mexicans Iñárritu and Lubezki awarded special Oscar

According to El Universal the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on October 27 they have decided to award a special Oscar to Mexican filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu and Mexican cinematographer More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Artificial Intelligence firms on the rise in Mexico

According to Statista, the Artificial Intelligence market will have a value of almost $60 billion USD by 2026, which represents a great business opportunity… MEXICO – We all have heard about artificial intelligence More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Día de Muertos – All Saints Day: two schools of thought blend into one tradition

Day of the Dead is an important Mexican holiday that celebrates and honors deceased loved ones. In Mexico, the celebration is held from October 31 to November 2nd, coinciding with the Catholic feast days of All More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Mexican short film is finalist in NASA contest

According to El Universal, the Mexican Space Agency (AEM) announced the short film “Apizaco”, from Mexican filmmaker Alex Moreno, was nominated among the thirteen finalists for the 2017 CineSpace Short More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Mexican music concert Tuesday in the FIC Maya festival

Pianist Amos Lucidi performs on Tuesday October 31 as part of the activities of the Escuela Superior de Artes de Yucatan (ESAY)…. MERIDA — Lucidi, graduated pianist and professor of Musical Arts at the More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Mexico rejects U.S. heroin-source claim

Mexico’s Interior Secretary has rejected a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump that 90% of the heroin in the U.S. comes from Mexico. Trump made the assertion Thursday Oct. 26 during an address from More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Mexican artisans claim copyright infringement by corporations

According to El Universal, the particular way in which the native towns of Mexico view the world has been depicted in their art and crafts. However, several corporations have exploited their creations over the years, More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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8 reasons Mexico is Americans’ #1 place to retire abroad

Over the past four decades, Americans have voted Mexico the world’s best place to live or retire overseas in the way that really counts: They’ve packed up and moved there. This country is home to more More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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“Under the Spell of San Miguel de Allende” (Smithsonian Magazine)

Seven years ago, Smithsonian magazine collaborator and author Jonathan Kandell published an extensive editorial piece on San Miguel de Allende that narrates how the first expats arrived in the 1930’s, More...