President of the Mexican Supreme Court of Justice demands, in front of AMLO, that the Judicial Branch be respected

In front of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the President of the Mexican Supreme Court of Justice, Minister Norma Piña, demanded that the independence of the Judicial Power be respected. In the midst of a tense atmosphere, in…

Merida News

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Market vendors in Merida tamper with scales

Non-established merchants located outside Merida's main markets are being singled out and confronted by customers for selling incomplete kilos of…

Mauricio Vila is elected vice president of the National Conference of Governors (Conago)

Governor Mauricio Vila Dosal was unanimously elected vice-president of the National Conference of Governors (Conago), an association that brings together…

Merida students donate their hair to make wigs for children with cancer

At the Instituto Tecnológico de Mérida (ITM), 26 students donated their hair to make wigs, and 40 young people joined…

Lifestyle

Mexican Fernando Valenzuela is now officially a living legend; the LA Dodgers to retire number 34

The Los Angeles Dodgers will retire the number 34 worn by the legendary Mexican pitcher, Fernando Valenzuela, a fact that…

Mexican feminist stand-up comedians joke about Machismo

Activist Itzel Arcos, creator of Standup FeministaMx, explains that this literary stage discipline seeks to deconstruct the Macho, misogynist, classist…

February 4.- World Cancer Day. Let’s raise awareness!

The World Cancer Day logo expresses the shared human experience of cancer, featuring a person embracing the world.  World Cancer Day…

State News

Leaders of Indigenous Peoples and Afro-Mexicans ethnic groups in Yucatan sworn in as Governor and Vice-Governor of the group

During the First State Assembly of the National Council for the Development of Indigenous and Afro-Mexican Peoples, appointments were given…

Mayan Train workers block exit from Valladolid, Yucatan

Workers of the Mayan Train blocked the Merida-Valladolid highway at the bridge exit to Tizimín, demanding pending payments and better…

Fire in Umán, Yucatán landfill is finally under control

The municipal authorities of Umán continued to mitigate the fire that was set at the local garbage dump until it…

Real Estate

North and downtown Merida, preferred areas for newcomers to the “White City”: AMPI

Iván Cervera López, executive vice-president of the Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals (AMPI) in Mérida, assured that the north…

Perspectives on the Mexican Real Estate market in 2023

The real estate sector in Mexico could have growth of up to 1% in 2023 and the figure could even…

Irregular construction works under investigation near Pelicanos beach in Playa del Carmen

The Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (Procuraduría Federal de Protección al Ambiente: Profepa) conducted a couple of inspections in the…

Beach Communities

How much sargassum is expected to arrive in Yucatan this year?

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the federal government revealed that less sargassum is expected to arrive on…

Progreso residents state that the local Carnival 2023 is ‘expensive’ and ‘poorly organized’

Once again, the current administration was criticized by the Progreso community and tourists for two reasons: one was the lackluster…

Rio Lagartos astronomer captures green comet passing through Yucatan

Carlos Manuel Mena Pacheco, a systems engineer and astronomer graduated from UNAM, who promotes astronomical tourism in the port of…