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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Suspected cases of coronavirus increase in GTO.
    • Schools that participate in the pilot plan.
    • Cabildo approves hotel and party room in an ecological area.
    • Public services in constant battle with unfair trade in SMA.
    • They will strengthen tourism during summer.
    • SEG promotes reading and writing in students and parents of the North Region.
    • Pregnant and older than 60 years can be vaccinated together with people from 50 to 59.
    • Pfizer to seek permission from Mexico for COVID-19 vaccine use in minors: foreign minister.
    • Ramiro, the young man murdered near the Parroquia de La Luz; his wife claims lack of help.
    • McConaughey and Brickhouse: Texas Truths.
    • Telecommunications standardization.
    • Cognitive exercise with Tom Hanks.
    • A White and Red Spring in San Francisco.
    • They ask not to queue from a day before, and not to stay all night.
    • Vaccination day for adults from 50 to 59 years begins in Apaseo el Grande.
    • Without problem, vaccination against Covid begins at the Tecnológico de Celaya.
    • A man is murdered in Landeta.
    • GTO Vaccination News
    • Looking for a vaccine appointment in the US?
    • Other Coronavirus News.
    • More News.
    • My paw on top.

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    GTO Vaccination News
    For more information on the Vaccinations in GTO see News Wire Mexico and select the location GTO and category Health or click this link News Wire Mexico: GTO, Health.

    GTO Official registry of health professionals for Covid-19 vaccination programming. Including private doctors.
    GTO Teacher vaccination portal.
    GTO Vaccination Portal lists vaccination sites.
    Covid-19 SMA.
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    Suspected cases of coronavirus increase in Guanajuato.
    Contagios
    Guanajuato registers an increase in the number of cases that are being investigated to rule out or confirm coronavirus infections, the entity totals 889 cases under investigation that represent 119 more cases than last Tuesday, This was announced by the Guanajuato Health Secretariat.

    On the last day the state registered 11 more deaths, which occurred in León, which totaled four, Celaya with one, Cortazar one, Irapuato one, Juventino Rosas one, Salamanca one, San Felipe one and San Miguel de Allende one, the entity adds 10,961 deaths.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    These are the schools that participate in the pilot plan of face-to-face classes
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    GUANAJUATO. - This Tuesday, the SEG gave the start flag to face-to-face activities to 47 schools of all levels in the state, both public and private, in which 6,868 students and 1,818 teachers participate. These are the schools that participate in the pilot plan of activities ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    With 8 votes, Cabildo approves hotel and party room in an ecological area of Montecillo de Milpa.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- They change the land use to convert an ecological development area into a commercial area, where they have already approved to put the first hotel with a lounge of parties.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Public services in constant battle with unfair trade in San Miguel de Allende.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Gto.- (OEM-Informex) .- Now that the economic reactivation has begun in San Miguel de Allende, with the state epidemiological traffic light in yellow, with this also the irregular itinerant trade has returned to make a presence in the main streets of this tourist destination.

    To date, it has been counted that more than 30 adults and children, are those who, without municipal permits, roam the streets of the city, offering artisanal or home-made products, a situation that generates an alert to the Public Services Directorate, at the try to prevent unfair trade from proliferating, which affects above all those who do pay permits and taxes.

    Despite the fact that illegal street vendors already represent practically half, compared to vendors who have permits to sell in the downtown area, Rubén González, director of Public Services, explains that to date the number of vendors has not increased. these people who come to San Miguel de Allende, to sell either sweets, ornaments or even clothing.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    They will strengthen tourism during summer.
    Turismo
    If sanitary conditions remain as they have been until now, the states of Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí and Zacatecas, members of the so-called Pact for Tourism, could resume the tourist activities they had before the pandemic and with it recover from the economic downturn of almost 70% that this activity had during the last year.

    In accordance with the Tourism Reactivation Strategy being developed by the states of the Pact for Tourism, to which Organización Editorial Mexicana had access, it contemplates that by summer the states of Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí and Zacatecas will resume the tourist activity and therefore the next few weeks will be fundamental to assess the epidemiological status that prevails in these entities, where there are green and yellow traffic light conditions, to see if the infections are maintained and if there are no rebounds, especially after the return to face-to-face classes, political campaigns and the realization of some massive events, such as soccer matches.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    SEG promotes reading and writing in students and parents of the North Region.
    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. May 12, 2021.- A group of 250 teachers from the Secretariat of Education of Guanajuato in the northern region, held a virtual conversation called "Teaching intervention in the learning of oral and written language", to offer the educational community better tools in their training process to apply activities implemented with first grade primary school students.

    The discussion allowed the attendees to be motivated to design projects and didactic sequences according to the characteristics of their group of students, so that a didactic product is obtained that manages to comprehensively combine activities that complement the learning acquired in other subjects.

    The teachers shared their work experiences and results obtained on the subject of language and communication. They agreed that the teaching-learning process happens mainly in interactive conditions and that now with distance education it was possible to adopt effective strategies to provide students with new ways of implementing activities, monitoring and evaluating. They also presented practical exercises that they have implemented through the daily life of the student to strengthen their learning.
    Boletines Dependencias (sp) | English.

    Pregnant and older than 60 years can be vaccinated together with people from 50 to 59.
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    People over 60 years of age who have not received the first dose of the COVID vaccine in Guanajuato and pregnant women over 18 can go to the vaccination centers for people between 50 and 59 years old.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Pfizer to seek permission from Mexico for COVID-19 vaccine use in minors: foreign minister.
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    The US pharmaceutical company Pfizer will submit for approval by Mexico's health regulator, Cofepris, the emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in minors between the ages of 12 and 15, the Mexican foreign minister said on Wednesday, Marcelo Ebrard.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Ramiro, the young man murdered near the Parroquia de La Luz; his wife claims lack of help.
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    They murder a man in broad daylight in San Miguel de Allende ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    McConaughey and Brickhouse: Texas Truths.
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    Academy Award®-winning actor Matthew McConaughey and comedic storyteller, memoirist, and actor Jamie Brickhouse will appear on the San Miguel Literary Sala Zoom stage on May 14
    Atención San Miguel

    Telecommunications standardization.
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    Telecommunications standardization efforts started in 1865 with the formation of the International Telegraph Union, which became a specialized agency of the United Nations in 1947.
    Atención San Miguel

    Cognitive exercise with Tom Hanks.
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    For a healthy brain, physical activity and an attentive mind are necessary to reinforce knowledge and increase psycho-affective health.
    Atención San Miguel

    A White and Red Spring in San Francisco.
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    Following all the protocols to prevent the spread of Covid19, more than 100 people gathered to help the noble cause of the San Miguel Red Cross.
    Atención San Miguel

    They ask not to queue from a day before, and not to stay all night.
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    CELAYA, Gto.- (OEM-Informex) .- The regional director of Programs for Development and Well-being, in Celaya, Gerardo Sierra Rico, made a call to the population of Celaya suitable to receive the vaccine against Covid-19, as they are people from 50 to 59 years of age, pregnant women from 18 years of age and with nine weeks of gestation, and older adults, who do not form from a day before, do not stay in the early morning and only appear at starting at seven in the morning, because the biological is guaranteed.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Vaccination day for adults from 50 to 59 years begins in Apaseo el Grande.
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    Vaccination day for adults from 50 to 59 years begins with little influx on the first day, seven thousand vaccines will be destined.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Without problem, vaccination against Covid begins at the Tecnológico de Celaya.
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    In this vaccination center they will apply two thousand vaccines, the same number for tomorrow Thursday and next Friday.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    A man is murdered in Landeta.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - A man was murdered during the first minutes of this May 12 in the Community of San Julián de Landeta, unofficially it was mentioned that a girl and an adult woman were injured, although their state of health is unknown because they were transferred to a medical center by individuals.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
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    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
    Last updated March 9, 2021.
    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Lastest updates:
    • Four Year Work Permits Now Available for U.S. Citizens in Mexico (April 27, 2021).
    • Security Alert – Cartel Violence Mexicali Valley April 23, 2021.
    • Health Alert: Mexico Travel Advisory Change: Level 4: Do Not Travel Due to COVID-19 (April 20, 2021).
    • Health Alert -Mexico COVID-19 Update April 9, 2021.
    • SMA Consular Agent Passport Renewal Program (March 26, 2021).
    • Message for U.S. Citizens – Change in Availability of American Citizen Services (March 19, 2021)
    • Passport Services **NEW: ADULT RENEWAL DROP-OFF PROGRAM** (March 2021)
    • Video: U. S. Consular Agent. Ericka Montez Ruiz, Midday Rotary Club of San Miguel de Allende Oct 13.
    • SMA Consular Agency resuming limited in person services by October 13 (Posted October 10, 2020).
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    COVID-19 Home and Care Guide
    COVID-19 Medical Information for San Miguel de Allende Mexico
    Up-to-date information regarding the current coronavirus. Learn about how to protect yourself and your family from COVID-19, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
    Home and Care Guide
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    List of Health First Certified Establishments.
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