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Tuesday 23 May 2017

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...

Nicaragua Textile Manufacturers Suffer From Expensive Energy

The female workforce plays a decisive role in attracting foreign investment to Nicaragua’s free zone. La Prensa /...

Russia, Nicaragua against Nuclear Weapon Deployment in Space

(Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan Deputy Foreign Minister Luis Alberto Molina and his Russian counterpart Serguei Riabkov today signed...

Is Nicaragua the new Costa Rica?

A vibrant and popular choice with locals and tourists, the street Calle La Calzada in Granada fills up...

Nicaragua Reports Cases of Zika Reaches 1,863; Of Which 986 Are Pregnant

Pregnant teens in Casa Campo in La Dalia. PRESS / L.E. M(Today Nicaragua) Health authorities reported today 12...

President Ortega Calls for Unity of Central America

President Ortega Calls for Unity of Central America after receiving the torch of independence in Managua. The torch,...

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...

U.S. Issues Travel Alert for Americans Residing in or Traveling to Nicaragua

(Today Nicaragua) The United States Department of State has issued a travel alert for its citizens about increased...

Iran Interested Nicaragua Canal

Nicaragua president Daniel Ortega (L) and Iran’s Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) on August 23, 2016. In...

Nicaragua Among Countries Perfect For Budget Travelers

You already know that there are so many awesome ways to travel when you’re on a serious budget....

The Death of Democracy in Ortega’s Nicaragua

Nicaragua’s Daniel Ortega is running for reelection, this time with his wife, Rosario Murillo, on the ticket for...

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 Shows Off Its New Russian Tank

  Photo from ElNuevodiario.com.mi (TODAY NICARAGUA) Nicaragua’s army showed off on Monday its new Russian T-72B1 tank, on the occasion...

Earthquakes Rocks in Nicaragua’s Western Region

  The Nicaraguan Institute for Territorial Studies (INETER) reported Saturday two earthquakes of medium intensity in the department of...

Why we should care that Nicaragua is becoming a dictatorship (again)

by Tim Rogets, Fusion.net - When Daniel Ortega was re-elected president in 2006, I cheered for Nicaragua. When he...

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...

Raul Castro Sends Message for Anniversary of Sandinista Revolution

  Archives photo of Daniel Ortega (left) and Raul Castro (right( Cuban President, Raul Castro, stressed in a message the...

Votes In Nicaragua “Are Counted Beforehand” Criticizes Writer and Former Ortega Vice-President

  Nicaraguan writer and former vice-president in the Ortega 1985-1990 administration, Sergio Ramirez. Photo from Facebook In Nicaragua votes “are...

Nicaragua According To The United States: Good, But Bad

  The efforts made by the Ortega administration to attract more foreign investment were noted, but warnings were also...

Nicaragua New Plant Producing Coffee Seedlings

  Irrigating the coffee plants to be sold to producers in the country. Photo Oscar Sánchez, El Nuevo Diario A...

Nicaragua President Ortega Expected to Win Third Straight Term

  Daniel Ortega, President of NIcaragua TODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is seen easily winning his third consecutive...

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...

Nicaragua Mining Exports Continue to Decline

In the first four months of the year foreign sales fell by 5.5% year-on-year, affected by lower volume...

Russia To Build Spy Base in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA – Russia has agreed a deal to build an electronic intelligence-gathering base in Nicaragua, which will...

6.1 Quake Hits Northern Nicaragua

  TODAY NICARAGUA – An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 shook the northwestern coast of Nicaragua late Thursday...

Daniel Ortega Named FSLN Presidential Candidate In November Elections

  Nicaragua president Daniel Ortega. File photo TODAY NICARAGUA – During the sixth Congreso Sandinista Nacional “Comandante Tomás Borge Martínez”,...

Nicaragua Announces Investments in Free Zone (Zona Francas)

  An employee irons at a textile mill in the Industrial Park in the Free Zone in Managua. Getty...

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 No. 1 In Gender Equality In Latin America

Nicaragua is first in Latin America in gender equality and 12th worldwide, according to the 2015 Gender Gap...