Foreign tourists verbally and physically assaulted a Mexican reporter as she filmed them in a report on visitors not following Covid-19 mitigation rules.
Some 220 tourists from Jalisco are under a government-enforced quarantine in Bahía de Banderas after two vacationers had tested positive for the virus.
Public handwashing stations installed to prevent the spread of coronavirus in one city are not faring well: thieves are going after the accessories.
A study reveals that doctors and nurses are substantially underpaid given the services they perform, their education and the hours.
Isolation at home is causing states of anxiety, desperation fear that could lead to irritability and intolerance, friction and disagreements, they claim.
Several incidents of aggression and harassment have been reported recently, triggering a plea from federal to show solidarity with medical personnel.
As Mexico continues to fight the coronavirus pandemic, help arrived from China Tuesday night in the form of 10 tonnes of medical equipment and supplies.
As many as 10,500 cases of Covid-19 in Mexico will be serious and could require treatment in intensive care, according to a group of specialists.
Health Minister Jorge Alcocer said the public health system needs an additional 123,000 general physicians and approximately 76,000 specialists.
With few revelers to play for at Plaza Garibaldi some 120 musicians traveled to a Mexico City hospital to serenade Covid-19 patients and medical personnel.
President López Obrador claimed that there is no rupture with the private sector and that most in the business community support the plan.
Hidalgo has some of the strictest regulations in the country, mandating that cadavers be put into sanitary biodegradable bags clearly labeled as biohazards.
The National Action Party governors warned that the public health system is at risk if the federal government doesn’t provide additional resources.
A range of financial institutions have criticized President López Obrador’s plan to mitigate the economic impact of the coronavirus.
Three-quarters of Mexico City residents say their lives have been significantly changed in the last two weeks by the coronavirus pandemic.
An officer with Mexico City police has died of coronavirus and officers from other sectors of law enforcement are asking for more personal protection.
Those with diabetes are 95% more likely to suffer complications or die while the risk of death among those with weakened immune systems increases by 76%.
Social distancing is society’s foremost weapon against the coronavirus but while many in Mexico have heeded the call to keep their distance, some have not.
Disciplined and well-prepared countries like Mexico are winning whereas developed countries are not, the head of the navy said on Saturday.
The plan to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus is “disappointing,” “incomplete” and its consequences could be “grave,” according to business groups.
Residents blocked access to the town over the weekend in order to prevent out-of-state tourists from visiting and bringing the coronavirus.
López Obrador said his administration will not bail out large companies, cut their taxes or increase public debt to support the economy.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Mexico had risen to 2,143 and deaths totaled 94, Deputy Health Minister Hugo López-Gatell said on Sunday.
Residents of indigenous communities are starting to say no to visitors, closing off access to their towns in order to avoid Covid-19 outbreaks.
“Dry laws” that put restrictions on alcohol sales are popping up in communities across the country, triggered by the month-long coronavirus emergency.