Governor Carlos Joaquín announces 150 million peso investment for urban development in Chetumal

The Government of the State of Quintana Roo allocates almost 150 million pesos to contribute to the urban improvement and public services of the state capital through the “Juntos Renovemos Chetumal” program (Together let’s renovate Chetumal), which contemplates joint actions to repair and repave streets, street lamps and collection More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Chetumal Free Zone could negatively impact Belize

Earlier this month at a press conference, the president-elect Lopez Obrador revealed that Chetumal, Quintana Roo will be turned into a Mexican Free Zone. Such a move spells trouble for the Corozal Free Zone as the More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Quintana Roo needs more airport slots in Mexico City for Cozumel, Chetumal

According to Mexico News Daily, Quintana Roo airports need more slots at the Mexico City airport to ensure that flights to the Caribbean coast state meet demand, the state’s tourism secretary says. Marisol Vanegas More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Chetumal promoted as sports tourism destination through Volleyball Tournament

The business sector in southern Quintana Roo is providing an economic income of approximately 6 million pesos for the development of the next edition of the Beach Volleyball World Tournament, in Chetumal. Eloy Quintal More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Chetumal Quintana Roo, headquarters of the Fifth National Tilapia Forum

“In Chetumal, everything is ready to receive the participants of the 5th National Tilapia Forum that will take place on October 3, 4 and 5 at the facilities of the International Business and Convention Center”, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, September 28th, 2018

Quintana Roo, first state to work with Ranching Protocols for the swamp crocodile in Mexico

“Quintana Roo is spearheading the national level in terms of promoting initiatives for the sustainable use and conservation of the swamp crocodile species (Crocodylus moreletii)”, said Biologist Hesiquio More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Summer holidays generated unprecedented revenues in Chetumal, Bacalar, Mahahual and Felipe Carrillo Puerto

The 2018 summer holiday season recorded a historic hotel occupancy of 84%, and generated unprecedented revenues for tourism service providers in three municipalities. Even the president of the Association of Hotels More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, September 20th, 2018

“The subsoil fragility is a challenge that will face the Maya Train”, warns Civil Engineer

Chetumal (19 Sept 2018) .- In the framework of the development of works related to the Maya Train “we must focus on the design of the route, and avoid the risk of sinking as much as possible”, an expert More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Strange sinkholes emptied Quintana Roo’s Chakanbacán Lagoon

Three quarters of the water of the Laguna de Chakanbacán, located in the community of Nicolás Bravo, municipality of Othón P. Blanco, Quintana Roo, was emptied by the formation of three sinkholes or pools, which More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, August 27th, 2018

Chetumal’s Wooden Houses rescue project

Considered emblematic of Chetumal, capital of Quintana Roo, the wooden houses will again be the subject of a special rescue program by the Institute of Culture and the Arts (ICA), although it is still not known More...