“Latest COVID-19 spike crushing travel demand,” says Delta CEO

New York (AFP) - After a brief uptick in flying interest this spring, the jump in US coronavirus cases has crushed travel demand during the normally busy summer season, the head of Delta Air Lines said Thursday, warning…

Merida News

AMLO made his bet for the US 2020 presidential election

Although President López Obrador’s visit to Donald Trump drew criticism and concern, it later became clear that the diplomatic visit…

Chablekal residents protest against INAH: They request payment for Dzibilchaltún

MÉRIDA, YUCATAN (July 9, 2020).- Chablekal ejidatarios broke into the premises of the delegation of the National Institute of Anthropology…

Unexplained mass death of elephants in Botswana

The unique Okavango Delta in northern Botswana has reported over 350 elephant mortalities in what is an unprecedented and unexplained…

Lifestyle

Prolific Itaian composer Ennio Morricone, dies at 91

The prolific Oscar-winning film composer, died at the age of 91, in a Rome hospital after falling and breaking his…

10 Reasons to Make Yucatán Your Next Destination

Yucatan Today (July 3, 2020).- We know that traveling our state isn’t a possibility yet (we’re anxious for this to…

Photographer captures laid-off ex-pat families as they leave Dubai

DUBAI (Reuters) - Louisa Sumagui and her family wanted a final momento of their 12 years in Dubai before returning…

State News

Mayor of Maxcanú, Yucatán dies from COVID-19

Marlene Catzín, Mayor of Mazcanú, passed away due to complications from Covid-19 in a Merida hospital This morning the mayor…

13-year-old reported missing in Progreso was at his father’s house

PROGRESO, YUCATAN (Julio 9, 2020).- Jorge Carlos Nicoli Caamal, the 13-year-old minor who was reported as missing in the port…

Projection shows Cancun and other destinations underwater if sea level rises 10 meters

Cancun, Quintana Roo (July 3, 2020).- Chiquilá, Holbox, Cancún, Isla Mujeres, Cozumel, Puerto Morelos, Tulum, Akumal, Sian Ka'an, Mahahual and…

Real Estate

La Haus is bringing US tech services to Latin America’s real estate market

The alchemy for a successful startup can be hard to parse. Sometimes, it’s who you know. Sometimes it’s where you…

Urban improvement agreement signed by Puerto Morelos and Fonatur

Puerto Morelos, Q.R. — Puerto Morelos mayor Laura Fernández Piña, along with the general director of the National Fund for…

Global real estate markets are being turned upside down

Offices, hotels, and malls were emptied by the coronavirus. While some are reopening, the disruption has created a new normal. …

Food And Drink

Mexican Street Corn Grilled Chicken Tacos

Delish (July 4, 2020).- Wondering what you’re going to make tonight? These grilled chicken tacos are the answer. All the…

Beach Communities

Woman who cut the ropes of a boat in Chicxulub had to pay for damages

PROGRESO, YUCATAN (July 9, 2020).– The woman who cut the ropes of a boat, causing it to collide against another…

Profepa will monitor activities affecting turtles in the Yucatecan coast

MND (July 7, 2020).- Mexico’s environmental protection agency, Profepa, in coordination with the Yucatán Ministry for Sustainable Development and members…

Woman in Chicxulub claims that she owns the beach

A Yucatecan woman was caught on video cutting the ropes of the boats anchored in the sand of the Chicxulub…