Quintana Roo


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Quintana Roo

(Spanish kinˈtana ˈrɔo)
n
(Placename) a state of SE Mexico, on the E Yucatán Peninsula: hot, humid, forested, and inhabited chiefly by Maya Indians. Capital: Chetumal. Pop: 287 000 (2005 est). Area: 50 350 sq km (19 463 sq miles)

Quin•ta•na Roo

(kinˈtɑ nə ˈroʊ)
n.
a sparsely populated state in SE Mexico, on the E Yucatán peninsula. 703,536. Cap.: Chetumal. 19,435 sq. mi. (50,335 sq. km).
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Noun1.Quintana Roo - a Mexican state on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula
Cancun - a popular island resort off the northeastern tip of the Yucatan peninsula
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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Durante los 214 dias de prision en Panama, Roberto Borge Angulo, el exgobernador priista de Quintana Roo, no solo perdio 20 kilos de su robusta figura sino tambien logro "adelgazar" los delitos que le imputa la Procuraduria General de la Republica (PGR), pues la dependencia ignoro los ilicitos derivados del peculado electoral por mas de 200 millones de pesos y los relacionados con su presunto vinculo con el crimen organizado.
The Quintana Roo state government said the injured also include three Canadians, four Brazilians and four Americans.
The bus was traveling from the coastal village of Mahahual to the Mayan archaeological site Chacchoben, according to Public Security of Quintana Roo.
Quintana Roo is one of three states on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, which has popular tourist sites.
Nearly 10m people visited the state of Quintana Roo last year, according to the Tourism Secretariat of Quintana Roo (SEDETUR).
US citizens should be aware that according to Government of Mexico statistics, the state of Quintana Roo experienced an increase in homicide rates compared to 2016," said the advisory.
The advisory said that Quintana Roo has seen a climb in homicide rates.
El jefe del Ejecutivo explico que del 2011 a la fecha, por conducto del Instituto de Administracion Publica del Estado de Quintana Roo (Iapqroo), se capacito a mas de 10 mil servidores publicos de los tres ordenes de gobierno.
Todo eso le cayo bien a May, y durante los siguientes meses se mantuvieron buenas relaciones entre el jefe maya y el gobierno de Quintana Roo.
State of Quintana Roo, based on mirror contracts, and the state will
The four skeletons found in the Quintana Roo caves "reveal migrations from southeastern Asia that were prior to the ones we knew about before, such as the Clovis migrations that probably came from northern Asia over the Bering Strait at the end of the Ice Age," says Arturo Gonzalez, Director of the Museo del Desierto de Coahuila and coordinator of a study on Preceramic Man in the Yucatan Peninsula.