Guanajuato International Film Festival 2017 pays tribute to German film director Fatih Akin

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German film director, screenwriter and producer Fatih Akin will receive a tribute during the 20th edition of the Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF) that will be held from July 21 to 30 in San Miguel de Allende and the state capital, Guanajuato. Fatih Akin (Google) Akin currently competes for the “Palme d’or” granted during 70th More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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University of Guanajuato showcases student’s musical talent

Guanajuato – On Monday May 15, the Symphony Orchestra of the University of Guanajuato along with students from the Division of Architecture, Art and Design (División de Arquitectura, Arte y Diseño, DAAD) offered More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Secretary Olivera Rocha awarded at World Tourism Forum

Guanajuato, the cradle of Mexico’s Independence, is one of the country’s favorite cultural tourism destinations either for traveling, relaxing or simply spending a great time during the weekend. During More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Due to the high insecurity rates the Guanajuato governor begs for divine help

On the morning of Sunday May 14, governor Miguel Márquez Márquez consecrated the state of Guanajuato to Sacred Heart of Jesus, and asked for forgiveness for all mistakes committed during his administration and More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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Guanajuato government improves road infrastructure in León

The Guanajuato state government in collaboration with municipal authorities officially started the public works that will rescue and rehabilitate six boulevards in the city of León, with a total investment of More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Electoral authorities promote women’s political rights in Guanajuato

GUANAJUATO, Gto – On Tuesday May 9th, the Guanajuato’s Electoral Institute (Instituto Electoral del Estado de Guanajuato), along with the State’s Electoral Court (Tribunal Electoral del Estado de Guanajuato), More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Gov. Márquez lays foundation stone of the Operational Military Headquarters in Irapuato

IRAPUATO, Gto – On Monday May 8th, at the foundation-stone ceremony for the Operational Military Headquarters XII Region based on Irapuato, Miguel Márquez Márquez, Governor of Guanajuato, underlined that: “Safety must More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Trash in watercourses a recurring issue in León

No sooner have authorities in León, Guanajuato, cleaned up the trash in watercourses and the municipality’s drainage network than residents come along and replace it with more, according to Mexico News Daily. As More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Guanajuato legislators approve State Anti-Corruption System

On May 4, the Guanajuato Congress approved the new State Anti-Corruption System, which establishes the bases and principles for the prevention, detection and punishment of administrative misconducts and illegal More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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León, Guanajuato shows growth in key areas in state tourism economic report

Fernando Olivera Rocha, Guanajuato’s Secretary of Tourism has estimated an investment of $972 million pesos ($48 million USD) in a large number of touristic projects in the city of León during 2017 and 2018, More...