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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Fear of possible return to orange or red traffic light in GTO.
    • COVID-19 third wave: five states return to yellow. GTO unchanged.
    • Another 136 GTO are infected with Covid.
    • Over a million in GTO without decent work.
    • Celayenses take to the streets despite increased COVID infections.
    • León: COVID bed occupancy increased this weekend.
    • Trips and excursions continue despite pandemic infections.
    • Biciescuela is born in León for women, betting on transport.
    • There are zero deaths from COVID, but infections are growing in León.
    • The controversial photo of the UNAM Stadium criticized for alleged lack of healthy distance.
    • Five people died of COVID-19 in Nuevo León after vaccination.
    • CDMX will reactivate free COVID tests in shopping centers, given an increase in infections.
    • Third wave in GTO gains strength.
    • Vigilantes de Las Tres Cruces seek answers about the work being done on the hill.
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    COVID-19 third wave: five states return to a national yellow traffic light. Guanajuato is unchanged.
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    Five states will return to yellow at the epidemiological traffic light, in the midst of the third wave of COVID-19 that has caused the rise in positive cases and hospitalizations, mainly, in the young population between 18 and 39 years of age not vaccinated.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
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    GTO remains Green on the National Map.
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    GTO remains Yellow on the State Map (the State can override the federal decision.)

    There is fear of possible reversal to an orange or red traffic light in Guanajuato.
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    Faced with the decline of one state to red traffic light and four more to yellow, the National Chamber of Commerce León, (CANACO, León) calls for extreme care to avoid the third COVID wave for the holiday season in Guanajuato.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Another 136 Guanajuato are infected with Covid.
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    In the last 24 hours there were no deaths due to the virus in the state. ...

    They reported that there are 43 hospitalized people of which five are stable, 31 serious and seven in critical condition.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    More than a million Guanajuato do not have decent work.
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    Guanajuato. In Guanajuato one million 318 thousand people are excluded from accessing decent work; of these, 96 percent are women.

    This is exposed by the traffic light of decent work of the civil association, “Citizen Action Against Poverty”, based on the analysis of the results of the National Survey of Occupation and Employment that INEGI carried out in the first quarter of 2021.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    Celayenses take to the streets despite increased COVID infections.
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    During the weekend, the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Celaya tripled.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    León: COVID bed occupancy increased this weekend.
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    The increase, although slight, began on Monday, July 12 with modifications in the Isapeg and the IMSS and remained with the same figures Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and it was not until Friday that an increase was seen in Isapeg, IMSS and in the private companies fell by five percent

    However, for Saturday all increased so much in the Isapeg, IMSS, the ISSSTE that was at zero percent reached 6.7 and the private ones that were already at 25 percent, increased to 35 percent.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    Trips and excursions continue despite pandemic infections.
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    CELAYA, Gto.- (OEM-Informex) .- The trips and excursions continue in progress despite the increase in infections by Covid-19, this according to data from some travel agencies.

    The places most requested by people are beaches such as Cancun, Vallarta, Manzanillo and Ixtapa, of which in recent months the influx has increased, and by not offering 100 percent of the rooms, some trips have had to be postponed.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Biciescuela is born in León for women, betting on transport.
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    Leon, Gto. For the city to become safer, it is necessary for women to go out into the streets with complete peace of mind and also to be able to do so by bicycle. This is one of the objectives of the newly born “Biciescuela” with a gender perspective in León, a project directed by women ...
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    There are zero deaths from COVID, but infections are growing in León.
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    This Sunday no deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Guanajuato, but the contagion of 136 people and of them 77 are from León, which represents 12 more infections in this city compared to the previous day.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    The controversial photo of the UNAM Stadium criticized for alleged lack of healthy distance.
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    Users criticized the organizers for not maintaining sanitary measures against COVID-19.

    In the Guidelines for Health Protection Measures for Sports Events (pdf), published in June 2020, it was determined that the maximum number of people inside and outside the stadium should be 322 people. In addition, the basic prevention measures for the event would be maintained , such as the use of face masks, antibacterial gel and healthy distance of 1.5 meters.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Five people died of COVID-19 in Nuevo León after vaccination.
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    Authorities warned that despite receiving one or two doses, it is necessary to continue with care such as healthy distance or the mask. ...

    “If you think that you are already 100% immune and nothing will happen to you, it is not like that. We will continue to carry out prevention recommendations; if a vaccinated person is exposed to a high viral load, they can become infected and have a serious outcome," he explained.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    CDMX will reactivate free COVID tests in shopping centers, given an increase in infections.
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    Given the increase in infections and hospitalizations for COVID-19 in Mexico City, coupled with the increase in the demand for tests in the 16 municipalities, the capital government announced that as of Tuesday, July 20 , a dozen places and shopping malls will return to conduct free tests to identify cases of the viral disease.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Third wave in Guanajuato gains strength.
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    Expert mentions that the increase in infections and hospitalizations due to COVID in Guanajuato is a real sign of the third wave.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Vigilantes de Las Tres Cruces seek answers about the work being done on the hill.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The Santa Cruz del Temporal, a tradition that has more than six generations of San Miguel residents, today they are trying to rebuild it with stones and castles, because a Sapasma machine destroyed a pre-Hispanic prestige because it hindered them to put a water tank.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    The latest security, health and passport processing updates.
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Latest updates:
    • Security Alert: Reports of increased criminal activity, Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon. July 13, 2021.
    • Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Tijuana, Mexico – July 12, 2021.
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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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