Mexican model Vanessa Ponce de Leon wins Miss World 2018 beauty contest

A Mexican model and volunteer was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan on Saturday. She was crowned as the 68th Miss World by last year's winner, Manushi Chhillar, in the…

Merida News

Man faces 30 years in prison for stabbing his wife in Merida

Erick. G.L was arrested for the crime of aggravated feminicide against his wife, that took place on Wednesday December 5…

Patient from Mérida’s Psychiatric Hospital steals delivery truck and smashes it into a wall

On Tuesday December 12th, a patient currently in treatment for mental health problems in the Psychiatric Hospital in Mérida, Yucatan,…

Mérida wins national award for “Paseo de las Ánimas”

Due to the maintaince and promotion of the "Paseo de las Ánimas" program, the City of Mérida received the "Francisco…

Lifestyle

Mexican model Vanessa Ponce de Leon wins Miss World 2018 beauty contest

A Mexican model and volunteer was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan…

Christmastime in Mexico is full of traditions

To say that Mexico is a country rich with tradition is clichéd nearly as much as some of the traditions…

Puerto Vallarta Wins 2018 Gay Cities ‘Fun in the Sun’ Award

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - The warmth Puerto Vallarta offers its visitors has once again been recognized internationally. On this occasion, GayCities.com…

State News

Natgas shortage in Yucatán to continue – business leaders

According to bnamericas.com, Mexico's Yucatán peninsula will continue to suffer natural gas shortages in 2019, warned the head of the…

The ‘hidden jewel’ of Yucatan that you must visit

Valladolid was named one of the nine best emerging destinations to visit in North America according to the Travel Lemming…

Five Haciendas, five different worlds in Yucatán and Campeche

The taste, history and culture of Mexico is expressed in the smile of its people, in the passion that is…

Real Estate

OPINION: The future of real estate in the new sexennium

On the last day of his term, former President Enrique Peña Nieto signed the new Free Trade Agreement, now called…

Full house at MEXLAW’s Real Estate Summit in Merida

On Thursday November 22, there was a full house at the MEXLAW  Real Estate Summit that took in place in…

Study says Cancun will become a condominium destination

Researchers from the University of the Caribbean (Unicaribe) presented the results of the research called "Tourism businesses on Caribbean beaches",…

Beach Communities

Mayor walks the streets of Progreso to meet citizen requests

Progreso Mayor Julián Zacarías Curi, accompanied by officials of the current administration toured the city on the occasion of the…

Large quantities of sargassum wash up on beaches of Progreso after cold front

Once again, harsh weather conditions hit Progreso, and the cold front resulted in the strong presence of sargassum on the…

Yucatan state government organizes event for “winter visitors” and Expats in Progreso

The Yucatan Times conducted an exclusive interview with LAE. Álvaro Juanes Laviada, General Coordinator of Advisors and Ariadne Morales Acevedo,…