Tag archive for ‘Mexico’
By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, June 27th, 2020

100 people killed in seven days in Guanajuato

The national insecurity crisis is totally out of control, and the AMLO administration is looking weak and incompetent, before the muscle of the cartels. A total of 40 police officers have lost their lives in More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Mexican Home Designs

When you are house shopping in San Miguel de Allende you’ll normally find two basic architectural styles – Mid-Century Modern and Colonial. As the name implies, Mid-Century Modern are homes with More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, June 7th, 2020

Ten shot dead in attack on Irapuato drug rehab center

(Reuters) – Ten men were killed on Saturday, June 6, when gunmen opened fire on a drug rehabilitation center in the Mexican city of Irapuato, the government of Guanajuato state said. Guanajuato, a More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, June 5th, 2020

Protests in Guadalajara over the death of Giovanni Lopez

Forbes Mexico.- Demonstrators smash down a door of the Jalisco State Government Palace during a protest to demand justice for Giovanni Lopez, a construction worker who died after being arrested for not wearing More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

AMLO´s Morning Conference – How to read between the lines

MEXICO (AMLO’s Morning News) – In a morning “lesson”, the President plays the role of a teacher in the middle of quarantine and explains the meaning of “infodemic“, a term designed More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Construction Crosses feed the workers

Santa Cruz (The Holy Cross) commemorates Saint Helena of Constantinople, mother of Constantine the Great, making a pilgrimage to the Holy Land to find the original Holy Cross. In pre-Hispanic More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 1st, 2020

May 1st: “Día del Trabajo” (Labor Day in Mexico)

Labor Day (Día del Trabajo), also known as May Day (Primero de Mayo), is a public holiday in Mexico on May 1st. Why is “Primero de Mayo” a Public Holiday? Labor Day / May Day is a public holiday. More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

COVID-19 in Mexico, more lethal than in the US and China (WHO)

The World Heath Organization (WHO), has noted that the global case fatality rate is 6.9 percent; however, 17 countries exceed this average of deaths per 100 infections… Mexico is amongst them. MEXICO CITY More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, April 25th, 2020

Volkswagen pushes back possible restart of operations in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – German automaker Volkswagen will extend until at least May 18 a suspension on operations at its Puebla production plant in Mexico due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the company More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, April 20th, 2020

Is corruption behind the collapse of Mexico’s healthcare system?

The arrival of COVID-19 in Mexico has evidenced the shortages and needs of the healthcare system. Every year, the government allocates billions of pesos to the health sector, although it has been insufficient. Mexico More...