Daily Archives: April 26, 2019

How police harassment discourages tourism in Yucatan

When police pull over drivers to collect bribes, the effect is chilling.

Platform makes it easy for travelers to give Maya youth a brighter future

Children enjoy a day at the Na’atik Institute in Quintana Roo. Photo: Courtesy Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Q. Roo...

Seguro Popular in Yucatan, other states, yields to emerging federal system

Mexico's Seguro Popular health system will be replaced with a federal system. Photo: Courtesy Seguro Popular, Mexico's public...

Local officials scramble as Progreso tax-incentive program evaporates

Progreso's Special Economic Zone has been canceled by the federal government. Photo: Courtesy Yucatan's business community lamented the...

2 policemen disgraced after targeting foreign motorists for bribes

Two motorcycle cops, who were apparently stopping motorists between Hunucma and Sisal, have been fired and charged with extortion.