Nicaragua Assesses Anti-Drug Agreement with Russia

(QNICARAGUA) Russian collaboration with Nicargua in the anti-drug struggle is a priority to our country, said today Deputy...

Nicaragua’s Eskimo Bought Out By Mexican Group

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Mexican group has announced an agreement to acquire all the assets of Eskimo and...

Canadian Comics Standing Up for Nicaragua In Fun-Raiser!

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS -- On Saturday, Oct. 25 at 2 p.m., Canadians will get a unique opportunity to...

Nicaragua’s Grand Canal Takes A Turn

TODAY NICARAGUA - The company HKND has announced that it is changing the original design of the work...

Climate Change Dries Up Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA (IPS) - A three-year drought, added to massive deforestation in the past few decades, has dried...

6.2 Earthquake Rocks Nicaragua

(TODAY NICARAGUA) First lady and government spokeswoman Rosario Murillo declared a “yellow alert” and is calling on Nicaraguans...

Nicaragua Orange Exports are Growing

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – In the first ten months of the year orange exports were up 35% in...

Nicaragua’s Business Sector Warns of Economic Downturn Should US Relations Crumble

Businessmen in Nicaragua have asked President Daniel Ortega to ease growing tension with the United States, which is...

Tax Increase for Non-resident Investors in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA - With the reform to the law on Tax Concentration non-resident investors in the country will...

Nicaragua Planning Launch Of 2 Satellites By 2017

TODAY NICARAGUA (EFE) Nicaragua said it planned to have two telecommunications satellites in orbit by 2017 thanks to...

A Law on Public-Private Partnerships for Nicaragua

  Bayardo Arce, presidential adviser speaking to members of Cetainic. Photo: Henry Padilla TODAY NICARAGUA – Problems related to lack...

Nicaragua begins repairs on canals in disputed border area

(QNICARAGUA) Nicaragua opened the canals to gain access to the Caribbean sea from the San Juan River. Courtesy...

Nicaragua Slipped Five Ranks Overall Since 2007 In Global Prosperity Index

Nicaragua is a long way off Costa Rica’s level of prosperity.TODAY NICARAGUA – Despite a top 40 performance...

Firearms Seizures Reason For Falling Homicides in Nicaragua?

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Authorities in Nicaragua have identified the seizure of thousands of firearms over the past...

Hydropower Market in Nicaragua to open again

TODAY NICARAGUA - If the Brazilian consortium confirms its resignation of the Tumarín project, Nicaragua will have start...

Nicaragua’s North Caribbean To Get New Port

TODAY NICARAGUA | A terminal in Bilwi, Puerto Cabezas, would streamline logistics of cargo which currently comes through...

Ortega Criticizes U.S. Double Standards Against Drug Trafficking

(Prensa Latina) The President of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega has criticized the double standard of the US government against...

The Hague Court Admits Colombia Countersuit Against Nicaragua

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague accepted two countersuits presented by Colombia against Nicaragua, in...

The Peasant Farmer Who Stood Up to the President of Nicaragua

Francisca Ramírez, the head of the peasant movement that is leading the fight against the construction of an...

Nicaragua’s Teen Pregnancy Epidemic

Imagine you’re a 15-year-old girl. One day, you’re hanging out at home when an older man comes by....

Dear travelers to Nicaragua: please don’t come visit until you’ve understood these 5 things

  Photo: David Dennis 1. Think twice before telling people you’re “American.” People in the United States refer to themselves as...

Has A Dictatorship Started in Nicaragua?

By Byron Rodríguez Palacios, Panampost.com – Both Nicaragua and its current President Daniel Ortega are very complicated topics...

Nicaragua Says ‘Nica Act’ Reflects Continuity of US Imperialism

The government of Nicaragua has rejected the decision of the United States to sanction the Central American nation...

Nicaragua 2014 Car Sales Up 4.4%

TODAY NICARAGUA - During 2014 15.100 new vehicles were sold which is 4.45% more than sold in 2013. Although...

Nicaragua Annual Inflation 2.75% in August 2015

TODAY NICARAGUA - In August, the CPI registered a negative variation of 0.01%, accumulating so far this year...

Nicaragua Volcano Is Going To Be Connected To The Internet

  The goal is to predict when the volcano will erupt (Today Nicaragua) From the Verge – You can get...

Nicaragua Declares Unfeasible Mining Project by Canadian Company

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaraguan government declared unfeasible the mining project by Canadian company B2Gold in the village...

Nicaragua Air Travel Growing

Images for illustrative purposesTODAY NICARAGUA – In the last four years the number of commercial international flight arrivals...

Telecommunications In Nicaragua Will Get More Expensive

  TODAY NICARAGUA - The private sector is opposed to the new fees and charges payable by telecommunications companies,...

Vaccine Plant in Nicaragua

(Today Nicaragua) The Russian government invested $21 million in the construction and equipping of the plant, which in...

Tobacco Congress in Nicaragua

Nicaragua cigarsTODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – From January 16 to 21st, 2017 entrepreneurs and investors in the sector will...

Nicaragua Free Zones Lead Country’s Exports

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS- "Zona Francas", the free zone regime in Nicaragua is now the leader in exports of...

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It has been four months since Mexican authorities blocked shrimp imports from Honduras, with no solution in sight in the short term. Alleging the presence...

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(Nytimes.com) As Tulum has become overrun with Los Angelenos and New Yorkers trying to recreate the cultures of their own hometowns in a more...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

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The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

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QCOSTARICA - The price of a liter of gasoline will increase next week, following Tuesday's price hike approval by the Regulatory Authority for Public...

Psychologists in Costa Rica Condemn Ex-Gay Therapy

Costa Rica’s Psychologists Association has issued a bold statement today condemning attempts to “cure” homosexuality through ex-gay therapy. The harmful treatment has been on the...

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QLIVING - A MAN who extended his life span by avoiding processed meats bitterly regrets having done so, it has emerged. 103-year-old Roy Hobbs never...

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By: Henry Morales, Voz de Guanacaste - The Nicoya Police confiscated 48 marijuana plants on May 13 in the Calderon Furnier residential neighborhood in...

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