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Tuesday 27 June 2017

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...

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...

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Online Sexual Exploitation of Children: An Alarming Trend Share

From the U.S. State Department Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons Fact Sheet, new technologies are facilitating the online sexual exploitation of...

Costa Rica Improves In 2017 On Trafficking in Persons Report

Q COSTA RICA - The U.S. State Department published this morning the 2017 Report on Trafficking in Persons, in which Costa Rica shows a...

Poas Volcano Records Early Morning Eruption

  Q COSTA RICA - A plume of ash and gas rose more than 1,000 meters above the crater in the early hours of Tuesday...

Teachers On Strike Today

The streets of downtown San Jose will full of protestors today Tuesday, as teachers plan to concentrate in front of the Ministry of Education...

Don Moisés: 35 Years An Indigent

Meet Don Moisés, a man who for the last 35 years has made the street his home. In the video by Teletica's 7 Dias we...

Attorney General: Venezuela is a police state

Attorney General Luisa Ortega Díaz Venezuela’s Attorney General Luisa Ortega Díaz said on Monday during an interview released in Lima, Peru, that subordination of the...

Central America Gangs Selling Drug Trafficking Services on Dark Web: UN Official

(Insightcrime.org) A UN official stated that Central American gangs are strengthening their ties with transnational drug trafficking groups, in some cases using the dark...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

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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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Q COSTA RICA - Ever wonder, when grocery shopping at Automercado, Masxmenos or Pricesmart, for example, why Costa Ricans pick one product over another?...

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