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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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American climbers rescued from Mexico’s tallest peak; one dead

PICO DE ORIZABA, Puebla — Mexican authorities are describing a busy week of rescues on the iced-over slopes of the 18,619-foot (5,675 meter) Pico de Orizaba mountain, where a U.S. climber died and at least More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Cyber Monday 2017: How to get deals shipped to Mexico

Cyber Monday is the online equivalent to Black Friday, only this special shopping day helps smaller retailers compete with larger retail giants, according to the small and medium business merchants interviewed. More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Attention Freelancers: SAT’s new ‘3.3’ invoicing rules apply to you, too

Everybody must update their invoicing systems no matter if they work as independent contractors or own an enterprise… MERIDA – Officials advise that if you are an independent service provider, you have three More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Mérida to host one of the presidential debates in June

Moderators will have an active role in the debates, and citizen participation is contemplated… MERIDA – In its first extraordinary session, the Temporary Committee of Debates of the National Electoral Institute More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Participants say Mexico’s journalist-protection program ineffective

This analysis by the Associated Press explores failures of the program to prevent murders of threatened journalists who enroll in it…  MEXICO CITY  — After years of threats and attacks that Candido Rios More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Crime crisis: 2017 to be Mexico’s deadliest year on record

MEXICO CITY — There were more murders in October in Mexico than in any month over at least 20 years, according to official data, in the latest grim milestone in 2017, a year on course to register the highest More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Mexico is major source of U.S. heroin supply: DEA

According to Business Insider, heroin availability in the US — and overdose deaths related to the drug — has skyrocketed over the past several years. Eleven of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s 21 More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Happy Birthday Pedro Infante!

Infante was born November 18, in the Mexican fishing town of Mazatlan. Apprenticed as a carpenter, he learnt music from his father, mastering the guitar, piano, violin and drums. He became renowned for his voice More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Be prepared for Monday Nov. 20: street, office and school closures

This year’s Mexican Revolution parade will be made up of 5,972 elements organized into 80 contingents, from middle and secondary schools, to the state, federal and municipal police, as well as the Armed Forces… MERIDA More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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University of Texas opens new office at UNAM in Mexico City

The University of Texas (UT) is deepening its historically strong relationship with Mexico by opening an office in Mexico City at the Universidad Nacional Autonóma de Mexico (UNAM), UT said in a press release this More...