The first patient infected with coronavirus died in Cancun, reported the head of the Quintana Roo Health Secretariat (SESA), Alejandra Aguirre Crespo, who indicated that it was a 74-year-old Mexican man.
Since the beginning of the contingency and up to the day before, 118 suspected cases of COVID-19 coronavirus have been detected in Yucatan, of which 29 have tested positive, 16 are still under study and 73 cases have already been ruled out, reported the state Health Secretariat (SSY).
American actress Megan Markle, the spouse of Prince Harry, was the first to find work after announcing a move away from the royal court. She is doing a voiceover for a Disney elephant documentary, the studio said.
The new coronavirus has impacted important sectors of the national economy, one of the most relevant being tourism, which will have its main implications during the Easter holiday season. Beaches, such as Los Cabos in Baja California Sur, will be the main affected areas.
The Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport was flooded with foreigners after he notified that the borders between the countries would be closed and just a few hours before the deadline set by the U.S. government.
Projections establish that a moderate amount of sargassum will be experienced in the Mexican Caribbean during the month of March, as well as some small arrivals on the shores of the Lesser Antilles such as Barbados, Tobago, and Guadalupe.