The pandemic continues to grow but the speed at which new infections and deaths are occurring is slowing, Deputy Health Minister Hugo López-Gatell said.
Governor Jaime “El Bronco” Rodríguez hopes some of the US president’s Covid-related economic strategies will rub off on López Obrador next month.
Although coronavirus cases have topped 208,000, the government’s new “stoplight” risk map indicates that 18 states have moved from maximum risk to high.
With 4,000-6,000 new cases of the coronavirus being reported each day, experts warn that if Mexico doesn’t change its strategy, infections will continue.
The downgraded coronavirus risk level will allow some restrictions to be eased in the capital according to a staggered schedule.
Testing will be performed at 16 different locations in the municipality, which has recorded 2,870 confirmed Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.
Coronavirus lockdown measures had a devastating effect on Mexico’s economy in April, new data shows.
A failed generator caused the death of four coronavirus patients connected to ventilators in a Guadalajara hospital, claim staff.
The Health Ministry reported that the accumulated number of cases since the start of the pandemic had increased to 202,951 with 6,104 new cases Thursday.
The International Monetary Fund forecast that GDP will shrink 10.5% this year, 3.9% below its April prediction of a 6.6% contraction.
The Mexico City government will invest almost 76.3 billion pesos (US $3.3 billion) in construction projects to help reactivate the economy.
New Covid-19 cases bring the total to 196,847 while almost 1,000 additional fatalities lifted the death toll above 24,000.
The deployment of a large number of construction workers to Palenque could place local residents at risk of being infected, the judge said.
The businesses are currently closed due to coronavirus restrictions. Reopening is likely to be difficult for a lot of them.
The decrease was slightly more pronounced in May than it had been in April when the number of air travelers fell by 92.8%.
Deputy Health Minister Hugo López-Gatell asserted that the coronavirus pandemic has been stabilizing for more than two weeks.
For Dr. Omar William González Hernández the worst part of the disease was the solitude and not being able to hug his children.
In a rare case, newborn triplets tested positive for the coronavirus just hours after birth in a hospital in the central state of San Luis Potosí.
Although the city has yet to announce an opening date for the more than 200 hotels in the city, preparations are underway for it to happen on July 1.
More than 4,000 cases were added to the coronavirus tally and the death toll increased by over 700 but there are signs that the curve may be flattening.
The sound of mariachi music once again filled Plaza Garibaldi when musicians gathered in the iconic square to receive donated care packages.
Some are going to travel come what may but others are waiting and watching to see what happens in the next few months before deciding to travel.
Both the number of deaths and cases reported were the second highest since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Seventeen states were allocated an “orange light” on the updated “stoplight” map to assess the risk of coronavirus infection, an increase of one.
During the first 18 days of the state’s economic reopening, the number of coronavirus cases has increased by more than 100% and the number of deaths by 64%.