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[:en]The Harbor Merida: the brand new state-of-the-art shopping center in the “White City”[:]

Within the span of little more than a month, American developer Thor Equities will have opened retail centers with more than 5 million buildable sq. ft. in Mexico. In concert with its Mexican subsidiary Thor Urbana, the developer opened The Harbor Merida, a 1.6 million-sq.-ft. lifestyle and entertainment center on Oct. 19. It houses more than 120 retailers including Sephora, Forever...

[:en]Local tech companies ready for Yucatán’s Special Economic Zone[:]

The ground is ready for the Special Economic Zone of Progreso that will be installed on the west side of the Mérida-Progreso highway, and breaking ground ceremony will be carried out soon. Since the beginning of September the local government began to build a road a little over two kilometers west of the Mérida-Progreso highway, at kilometer 25 of that...

[:en]Promotion of Mexico tourism to fall onto global embassies as Tourism Council disappears[:]

Cancun, Q.R. — El Consejo de Promoción Turística de México or the Tourism Council of Mexico is set to disappear as part of the changes being made to the country’s tourism promotion scheme by the incoming administration. The Tourism Promotion Council of Mexico will be phased out as part of the changes that will be applied to the country’s tourism...

[:en]Real Estate experts open new branch office in Mérida[:]

We may be new to Merida, but we are a well-established and respected international law firm in the Riviera Maya, on the Pacific Coast of Mexico and in Canada. MexLaw is a law firm comprised of international lawyers with extensive experience in Mexican law. We are accountable for our conduct, integrity, and competence of our professional order and especially...

[:en]Mayan train will trigger greater flow of international tourists to Campeche[:]

"The Maya Train, one of the largest projects already approved by the incoming government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, seeks to detonate the development of the Mexican southeast, and will allow a growth of international tourism, especially European, in the state of Campeche", declared the Minister of Tourism of the state, Jorge Manos Esparragoza. The state official said that with...

[:en]Canadian pharmaceutical Khiron promotes Cannabis medical use in Mexico[:]

Khiron life Science, a Canadian integrated agro-pharmaceutical cannabis production company that manages its core operations in Colombia, announced on May 30 that it is strategically positioned to penetrate the medical cannabis market in Mexico by being the main sponsor of the CannaMéxico World Summit. This conference, which is taking place on Wednesday, May 30 and Thursday, May 31 at the San...

[:en]Whale Watching Season Begins in Baja, Mexico[:]

Whale season is getting underway in the Mexican Pacific, and Baja California Sur (BCS) is the place to be. “The opportunities for whale encounters here are truly exceptional. We have the blue whale, the largest mammal on earth. We also have grays, humpback, fin, minke and pilots,” Bryan Jauregui tells Travel Agent. Juaregui and her husband operate the boutique hotel Los Colibris Casitas, in Todos Santos. They also own Todos Santos...

Clash at the border

HONDURAN IMMIGRANTS: The American Dream becomes tear gas and rubber bullets shot by US border authorities. On Sunday November 25, the Mexican Federal Police arrested an undisclosed number of Central America immigrants who stormed and collapsed the blockade to prevent them from approaching the US; violence broke out when American authorities fired tear gas and rubber bullets. Even so, immigrants...

[:en]This year, Lucha Libre was declared Mexico’s ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage'[:]

According to telesurtv.net, the government of Mexico City has granted Intangible Cultural Heritage status to Lucha Libre (pro wrestling), a sport and performance art that has become a colorful tradition in the country. The decree was signed by Jose Ramon Amieva, who bacame mayor of the city after Miguel Angel Macera's resignation, and the professional wrestler and President of the Lucha...

[:en]”Noche Blanca” coming to Mérida Dec. 8[:]

The City of Mérida officially presented on Monday November 26th, the tenth edition of The Noche Blanca to be held on Saturday, December 8, from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., with a program that will include 866 artists and 180 activities, in 106 different venues. The program will include musical shows, dance, theater, gastronomy, among others, with a special touch...