Amazon chose Yucatan for its new logistics center

MERIDA Yucatan (December 16, 2020) – Attracted by the competitive advantages that Yucatan offers, Amazon, the multinational company dedicated to the electronic commerce of goods and services, will invest in Yucatan in a new logistics center in the municipality of Uman. It will be the first in the southeast region, translating into more significant economic […]

Every two and a half hours a Yucatecan dies from Coronavirus

An average of 10 deaths per day are recorded in Yucatan, in a nine-month pandemic. Nine months after the first case of Covid-19 was confirmed in Yucatan, 2,800 deaths have been reported in this period. This means that on average for each of the 276 days since the pandemic officially touched Yucatan, 90 cases and […]

Permits for social events canceled in Yucatan

As of today, permits to hold social events, such as weddings, baptisms, or similar parties that involve large crowds of people, are canceled. The objective, indicated in a bulletin from the state govenment, is to contribute to the preservation of the health of the Yucatecans and avoid outbreaks that put the State’s hospital capacity at […]

Yucatecan Eric Montero goes to “World Photographic Cup” in Rome

For the first time, a Yucatecan will represent Mexico in the World Photographic Cup, the most prestigious photography contest that will award its winners in April 2021 in Rome, Italy. The photographer Eric Montero Melgoza, whose photograph in the wedding category became one of the three winners of the National contest “Haz Clic con México” […]

2,000 FEET UP IN THE AIR! Paragliding in Yucatan, Mexico (video)

By Native Nomads Vlog What the heck is Paragliding (Parapente in Spanish) anyway? It is “the recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying paragliders: lightweight, foot-launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure,” and in our case it was also motorized. We had the thrill of paragliding recently at Chuburna Puerto beach near Progreso, Yucatan […]

Brotherhood between Mérida and Sarasota, Florida reaffirmed

Collaboration on matters of trade, culture, tourism, government development, education, environment, and gastronomy With the objective to continuing the exchange of experiences and projects that contribute to the development of the cities of Merida and Sarasota, this morning Mayor Renán Barrera Concha ratified the twinning agreement between Merida and that city in the state of […]

PAN Governors agree on new Covid measures

Mandatory face masks and increased Covid-19 testing are among five measures Mexico’s nine National Action Party (PAN) governors have agreed to implement to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The governors of Aguascalientes, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Quintana Roo, Tamaulipas and Yucatán announced that a common health policy will be implemented in the nine […]