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Thursday 19 October 2017

In Nicaragua, President, VP Are Husband and Wife

President Ortega positions his wife Rosario Murillo to become president if he leaves office before his term is...

Nicaragua pledges to fight for Taiwan recognition on global stage

TODAY NICARAGUA (Reuters) Nicaragua on Tuesday said it wanted to secure bigger international recognition for Taiwan during a...

Nicaragua Makes Million Dollar Investment in Energy

Wind farm in NicaraguaTODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaragua plans to invest between US$600 and US$700 million dollars in the...

Nicaragua Keeps Inflation Low for Second Year

Nicaragua Keeps Inflation Low for Second YearTODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaragua will end 2016 with inflation lower than 3.5...

Tobacco Congress in Nicaragua

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

House Hunting in Nicaragua

A colonial house with a courtyard in the centre of Granada: a cool US$1.3 million!TODAY NICARAGUA This six-bedroom,...

Nicaragua Hires U.S. Lobby Firm To Represent Its Interest In Washington

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – Nicaragua has hired a K Street firm to represent its interests in Washington, the...

18 Years Later, Nicaragua Still Surprises Visitors

SAN JUAN DE ORIENTE, NICARAGUA — A rainy season cloud bulges out of the sky, about to spill,...

Nicaragua Orange Exports are Growing

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

“Fidel Backed The Just and Noble Causes”: Ortega At Fidel Castro Memorial Service

Daniel Ortega speaking at the memorial service for Fidel Castro in La Havana Tuesday nightTODAY NICARAGUA NEWS –...

Nicaragua Companies Train their Technicians

Berta Mayela Quintanilla, “… Director General of Fundación VictoriaTODAY NICARAGUA NEWS- Lack of technically skilled labour is forcing...

Deadly Hurricane Descends on Nicaragua

Screen capture from Windytv.comThursday, 10:30pm – Hurricane Otto is within minutes of making landfall, bearing down on the...

Bluefields, Nicaragua Readying For Hurricane Otto

Photo from ENDTODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – The city of Bluefields since Tuesday began prepapring for the arrival of...

Rare hurricane bearing down on Nicaragua, Costa Rica

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – Hurricane season officially ends on November 30, and while the month of November can...

How Rare Is A Hurricane Llandfall in Nicaragua?

Aerial picture taken on September 6, 2007, in the village of Sandy Bay, Nicaragua, after the passage of...

Ruling Party in Nicaragua Offers Little Transparency Regarding Campaign

TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS – Ruling party in Nicaragua offers little transparency regarding campaign. The president of the Economic...

Nicaragua To See New Investments In Commercial Construction

Paseo Real en León. LAPRENSA/C.VALLE(Today Nicaragua) The Mántica Group says plans to invest US$25 million in the construction...

Nicaragua More Opportunities to Build Social Housing

Families moving into new houses in Cuidad Belen(Today Nicaragua) The eventual increase from US$20,000 to US$23,000 as the...

Think the U.S. election has been a dumpster fire? Try voting in Nicaragua

AFP/Getty Images(Today Nicararua) Somewhere at a palatial banquet table in a gaudy seaside mansion guarded by an excessive...

Ortega Re-elected, Gets His Third Consecutive Term!

The power couple: President Daniel Ortega (r) and vice president-elect, Rosario Murillo(Today Nicaragua) The president of Nicaragua, Daniel...

Daniel and Rosario Nicaragua’s Power Couple

Some 3.8 million Nicaraguans were called to vote for Sunday’s election. Opposition estimates up to 80% didn’t vote.(Today...

Low Turnout In Elections in Nicaragua

Low turnout in elections in Nicaragua(Today Nicaragua) MANAGUA – Nicaraguans began voting this morning (Sunday) in presidential and...

Nicaragua Votes Today

President Daniel Ortega and Nicaragua’s First Lady, Rosario Murillo, head to the polls today, to be elected President...

Nicaragua’s Gold Exports Up 12%

(Today Nicaragua) In the first ten months of the year gold exports generated US$293 million in foreign exchange,...

A Real-Life ‘House of Cards’ in Nicaragua

(NY Times) MANAGUA, Nicaragua — She started out as a teenage mother working as a newspaper secretary, then...

Joint Venture in Construction in Nicaragua

Nicaragua has shown outstanding growth, the Nicaraguan economy grew 4.6% in the second quarter of 2016(Today Nicaragua) The...

Vaccine Plant in Nicaragua

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

An Industrial Policy for Nicaragua

A woman prepares tobacco leaves at a cigar factory in Esteli, 140 km north of Managua(Today Nicaragua) A...

Venezuelan economic aid to Nicaragua down 10.9% first half 2016

The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro (left) and Daniel Ortega (right) of Nicaragua(Today Nicaragua) Venezuela’s oil loan-centered cooperation...

Cracking the bad eggs of the turtle trade

(TODAY NICARAGUA) An ingenious project in Nicaragua has hatched a plan to thwart the illegal trade in sea...

Electoral Process in Nicaragua Advances Faultless

(Today Nicaragua) The electoral process in Nicaragua is advancing smoothly after completing the registration of the parties´ representatives...

Nicaragua Expands Fertilizer Production

Photo ENDQ24N – With the enlargement, the storage capacity in the plant making nutrition products for crops which...

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