The Mayan Train will link five states on the Yucatan Peninsula and southeast Mexico: Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Campeche, Chiapas and Yucatan.
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Serious accidents on the Mérida-Cancún toll highway have become more common since the construction of Phase 4 of the Mayan Train...
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador delivered an economics speech in Mexico City, Tuesday, April 12, 2022. AMLO, as he is...
Amid a barrage of criticism of the Mayan Train from home and abroad, AMLO says he is ready to dialogue with environmentalists.
After last weekend’s presidential referendum, the federal government says it is accelerating work on the Mayan Train.
Amid growing criticism, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador came out Monday to defend his environmental record.
Greenpeace protestors block progress at a Mayan Train work site Monday in Quintana Roo, Mexico. Photo: Greenpeace Greenpeace...
The actor and producer Gael García is now among several high-profile Mexicans expressing opposition to the Mayan Train.
Mérida's rail museum is across from La Plancha park but is often considered part of the same government-owned property.
Mexico’s federal transparency agency requires that the Mayan Train project lay out a plan for how it will undo the environmental harm it has created.
Rails are now being laid near Chichén Itzá for the first tests of the Mayan Train.
Mexico has seized 198 lots of land in Quintana Roo along phase 5 of the Mayan Train's path.
Javier May Rodríguez, the Mayan Train’s recently appointed director, says the rail project is seven months behind schedule.
Construction of the Mayan Train’s rail network continues its momentum, despite at least 25 legal injunctions against the project — including two more this week.
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks next to local authorities during the laying of the first stone of the "Tren...
Mérida’s former train station at La Plancha has gone unused for decades and is now part of the grounds of the ESAY, Yucatán’s art college. Photo: Carlos Rosado van der Gracht
In an official statement, the agency said that the design of the rail cars is a tribute to the visual aesthetics of the region. They hope it will offer users the first immersion into the cultural diversity of Chiapas, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatan, and Quintana Roo.
Temple at the archaeological site of El Tabasqueño, one of the dozens of archaeological sites on the Yucatán Peninsula. Photo: Carlos...
Indigenous groups from across Mexico, including Yucatán and Quintana Roo, sailed to Europe in what they describe as an invasion of conscience.
More than halfway through AMLO’s tenure, the president's largest infrastructure project, the Mayan Train, is only 10% complete.
Residents of neighborhoods surrounding La Plancha have been advocating for years that the area should be converted into a Park. Photo:...
"The new airport is a good idea," said mayor Renán Barrera, "as long as it is not a simple real estate deal."
The Mérida International Airport in 2020 was in midst of a huge expansion and renovation. Photo: Sipse Mérida's...