Fonatur (Fondo Nacional de Promoción Turística) in bankruptcy

The National Fund for Tourism Promotion is in bankruptcy, but it has in its hands the most ambitious project of the sexennium of Andrés Manuel López Obrador, “El Tren Maya“. “Today FONATUR is bankrupt,” laments Rogelio Jiménez Pons, the director of Fonatur. “Although the agency is broke, it handles very valuable assets.” Jimenez More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Cancun Welcomes Swoop’s Inaugural Flight from Toronto Hamilton Airport

Three destinations in Mexico departing out of Toronto’s Hamilton International Airport, are offered this January with fares as low as $139 CAD. CALGARY, Jan. 14, 2019 /CNW/ – Today Swoop celebrates its More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Toronto Hamilton International Airport gains new link with Cancun

Serving the city of Hamilton and the adjacent Greater Toronto area, John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport has welcomed a new link with Cancun International Airport in Mexico courtesy of Swoop. “Today’s More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, January 13th, 2019

Balloon Festival to arrive in Cancun!

From April 19 to 21, the “Volando el Paraíso: Festival del Globo” (“Flying the Paradise, Balloon Festival”) event will take place for the first time in Cancun, which will be hosted by the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Fuel shortage could affect the arrival of basic products to the Yucatan Peninsula

The National Chamber of Commerce, Services and Tourism of Mérida, Yucatán (Canacome), warned that if the shortage of fuel in several states of the country is not solved, there could be a lack of certain basic More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Haven Riviera Cancun the all-exclusive experience is in the details

At Cancun’s newest resort, the Haven Riviera Cancun, the magic is in the details. There’s nothing ostentatious about the design of this resort. After a 15-minute drive from the airport, past a jungle More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Cancun penintentiary, out of control

According to POR ESTO, beer, alcoholic beverages and other illegal substances can be seen passing hand to hand inside the Cancun penintentiary. On Dec. 31st, 2018 the inmates carried out their celebration without More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

In Cancun, eerie underwater sculptures attract divers, snorkelers — and fish!

Longing for a sequel to last year’s Oscar winner for best picture, “The Shape of Water”? Here’s the next best thing: A visit to the MUSA underwater park off the coast of Cancun. The figure in the sculpture More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Guide to Healthcare Services in Mexico

Mexico offers excellent private health care facilities. Private clinics and hospitals feature the latest modern facilities and are built to US-standards. When you move to Mexico, you should acquaint yourself with More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, January 4th, 2019

Several factors created slight decrease in real estate sales during 2018: AMPI Cancun

According to Riviera Maya News website, AMPI Cancun announced that during the last months of 2018 there was a slight decrease in real estate sales, which they say, is likely due to the absence of an Urban Development More...