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Last updateFri, 22 May 2020 12pm

Guadalajara’s Covid-19 peak to come next month?

University of Guadalajara experts disagree with federal health authorities’ estimation that the peak of the Covid-19 epidemic will hit the metropolitan area on June 13.


Out-of-work waiters get a timely boost

Guadalajara city hall is reaching out to restaurant wait staff whose livelihoods have been hit hard by the coronavirus lockdown.

Cartel boss dies of Covid-19 in Guadalajara prison

Renowned cartel leader Moises Escamilla “Gordo” May – serving a 37-year prison sentence for decapitating 12 people, among other crimes – has died of Covid-19 in the federal section of Guadalajara’s Puente Grande prison.

UdG develops low-cost ventilator

Students and researchers from the University of Guadalajara (UdG) have developed a ventilator that may be used to care for seriously ill Covid-19 patients.

Carlos Slim wins Tren Maya contract

Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim has been awarded the contract to build the second stage of the Tren Maya, one of the flagship projects of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.