U.S and Mexico to launch plan against arms smuggling at border

The Mexican government said Monday it has reached agreement with the United States for a joint operation to combat gun smuggling along the U.S. border after seeing a spike in the number of illegal firearms detected. Seizures of…

Merida News

“Pet of the Year” contest to be held in Mérida

On Friday July 19, registrations to the contest La Mascota del Año Cinema Like 2019 (Pet of the Year Cinema…

Yucatán is the only state in Mexico that offers university scholarships for police officers’ children

Yucatan has become the first Mexican state where the children of state police officers have access to 100% scholarships in…

One fatal heat stroke case registered in Yucatán

The high temperatures prevailing in Yucatan caused the death of one person, reported the federal Ministry of Health, as this…

Lifestyle

Director Gus Van Sant received the Silver Cross in San Miguel de Allende

"It's a real pleasure to be here," said the director of "To Die For" (1995). "San Miguel is the place…

American actor Nicholas Cage cancels visit to San Miguel de Allende

The GIFF 2019 organization committee officially announced the cancellation of the visit of American actor Nicolas Cage. The Guanajuato International…

Enter to Win a Dream Destination Wedding in Mexico!

Grupo Vidanta, the leading resort and tourism developer in Mexico and Latin America, recently announced its "45 Years of Happiness:…

State News

Another exhausted carriage horse collapses, this time in Izamal

The image of a carriage horse that collapsed on July 17th allegedly due to a heat stroke in Izamal went…

AMLO’s $7.4 Billion USD Tourist Train Threatens Fragile Ecosystem (Bloomberg)

One day last December, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador donned a beaded necklace and bowed his head reverently before…

Yucatan coral reefs affected by the “white syndrome”

CANCUN Quintana Roo. (EFE) - White coral syndrome wiped out one-third of Quintana Roo's coral barrier and is now spreading…

Real Estate

Jungle set on fire to build real estate project in Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo

Puerto Morelos.-  12 hectares of forest were consumed in a provoked fire that lasted two weeks and that apparently was…

Real estate “evolution” in Mérida raises property price

80 percent of the new homes have been sold to people from other states and countries during this year in…

Reasons Why You Should Choose European Markham Tilt and Turn Windows and Doors

If you are planning to remodel your home, here are reasons you need to choose European Markham windows and doors.…

Beach Communities

Yacht runs aground on Alacranes Reef, crew rescued by Mexican Navy

The yacht "Searay Sundancer" ran aground on the Alacranes Reef, where it hit the rocky area, causing a hole in…

Whale skeleton one of the new attractions of the International Malecon de Progreso

The restored skeleton of a grey whale has been recently unveiled on one of the new stretches of the Progreso Malecon.…

New attractions at the International Malecón de Progreso

On the evening of this Friday July 12th, the inauguration of the New International Malecón de Progreso will take place…