President Peña Nieto and ex-president Calderón allegedly received millions from drug cartel

The Sinaloa cartel allegedly bribed Mexico’s President, Enrique Peña Nieto and former President, Felipe Calderón, claimed Jeffrey Lichtman, Joaquín Chapo Guzmán’s lawyer, before the jury during the drug lord’s trial. Felipe Calderón quickly denied the accusations through his Twitter account: Felipe Calderón ✔ @FelipeCalderon Son More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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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” More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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Migrant caravan passes through the state of Guanajuato and heads for Guadalajara

Several thousand Central American migrants marked a month on the road Monday as they hitched rides to the western Mexico city of Guadalajara and toward the U.S. border. Most appear intent on taking the Pacific coast More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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AMLO seeks buyer for presidential jet

In less than three weeks AMLO will be sworn in as president of the world’s sixth largest democracy. First, however, Andrés Manuel López Obrador has an aircraft to shift. “It’s not just an efficient, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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Maya Ka’an still not able to take off as a self-sufficient, sustainable tourist destination

“Maya Ka’an, as a tourist destination, achieved a return on social investment of around 500,000 dollars”, said Gonzalo Merediz Alonso, executive director of Amigos de Sian Ka’an, who said More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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Cozumel welcomes “Symphony of the seas” the largest cruise ship in the world

With the arrival of the largest cruise ship in the world, the “Symphony of the seas”, the island of Cozumel confirms its leadership as the number one cruise destination worldwide. The boat, with capacity More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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1st World Forum on Urban Forests to take place in Italy

From 28th November to 1st December 2018 the city of Mantua, Italy will host the 1st World Forum on Urban Forests, promoted by FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), organized by the City More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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How Escrow Service Protects Your Real Estate Investment in Mexico

If you purchase property in Mexico, you need to consider how your partial payment or deposit will be protected. Escrow services hold the funds until both parties have fulfilled their obligations of the real estate More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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AMLO will turn 65 on Tuesday November 13, 2018

Sixty-five years ago, Andrés Manuel López Obrador was born in Tepetitlán, a town in the municipality of Macuspana, nestled between tropical forests and rivers of the state of Tabasco. He is the firstborn of a More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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College student runs over police officer and smashes vehicle trying to avoid breathalyzer in Cancun (VIDEO)

On Saturday November 10, around midnight it was reported to the emergency number 911 that two cars were burning at the junction of Bonampak Avenue with Luis Donaldo Colosio in downtown Cancun. After the impact three More...