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Nicaragua Eliminates Tax on Colombian Imports TODAY NICARAGUA – Goods and services imported from the South American country will...

European Parliament Slams Nicaragua For Rights Violations Over Canal

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Nicaragua Launches Hugo Chavez College Program

Hugo Chavez Plaza in Managua, Nicaragua honoring the late Venezuelan leader. (United Socialist Party of Venezuela). Nicaragua’s ruling Sandinista...

President Ortega Highlights Chavez’s Legacy in Latin America

In this undated photo we have Hugo Chaves (left) and Daniel Ortega in triumph.TODAY NICARAGUA (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan...

The Potential of Palm Oil in Nicaragua

African palm oil workerTODAY NICARAGUA – Twenty two thousand hectares are devoted to growing palm in the country,...

Major Colombian Drug Trafficker Detained in Nicaragua

Amauri Carmona Morelos in 2009 holding his fake Nicaraguan cedula (ID) in the name of Alberto Ruiz Cano....

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...

Nicaragua Deepens Research on Earthquakes

TODAY NICARAGUA (PL) The authorities of Nicaragua intended to deepen research on earthquakes, based on a comparative study...

Arizona Family Moving to Nicaragua To Get Away From Trump’s America

The Krump family is shown here in Granada, Nicaragua, in 2016. Photo Credit: Krump family(TODAY NICARAGUA) Since Kristina...

Nicaragua Backs Climate-change Proof Coffee

Photo Nguyen Huy Kham / ReutersTODAY NICARAGUA – Climate change has forced governments around the world to make...

Works in Nicaragua for Central American Games in Progress

Managua, Nicaragua to host the 11th edition of the Central American GamesTODAY NICARAGUA – (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan authorities...

U.S. Embassy Clarifies Fake News About Nicaraguans Visa

The U.S. Embassy in Managua. Photo LA PRENSA/Uriel MolinaTODAY NICARAGUA – A fake news report circulating this Wednesday...

Nicaragua Air Travel Growing

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

Nicaragua Remittances Up 6%

Remittances to Nicaragua up 6% in 2016 over the previous year, the majority of coming from the United...

Nicaragua Supports Palestine Resistance Amid Israel Colonization

Palestinian residents in Nicaragua and pro-Palestinian activists protest Israeli occupation. | Photo: Reuters TODAY NICARAGUA (Telesur) Since taking office...

Boom In Nicaragua Coffee Shops

Café Tostado y Molido, located in Plaza Petrópolis, en Carretera Sur. Managua. OTO LA PRENSA/Lissa VillagraTODAY NICARAGUA –...

Nicaragua Simplifies Procedures for Free Zones

José Adán AguerriTODAY NICARAGUA (Managua) A simpler scheme for importing materials is one of the new features included...

Nicaragua Real Estate Fair Announced

Most of the homes at the Expo Casa 2017 trade are located in carretera a Masaya, carretera Norte...

On average, 2.5 People Die Every Day In Nicaragua In Traffic Accidents

On average, 2.5 people die every day due to traffic accidentsTODAY NICARAGUA, Managua- A total of 31 people...

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...

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