National News Briefs

National News Briefs

National News Briefs November 11th 2016

National News Briefs November 11th 2016 Hooters Opens in Managua This American restaurant chain has now opened its first place in Nicaragua. They are located in...

Bank Transfers in Nicaragua

The Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN by its acronym in Spanish) has given its full backing to the next generation of electronics processing bank...

Canadian Murder Update

Canadian Murder Update - The girlfriend of the Canadian killed during a robbery at his home known as Finca Azul in La Boquita remains...

Semana Santa Accidents

Semana Santa Accidents Between Saturday 19th March and Sunday 27 March, decease the police will be mounting 800 checkpoints on 4, treat 000 kilometers...

National News Nicaragua

News Briefs  - National News Nicaragua STRONG PARTNERSHIPS Speaking at the recent “Wings of Change” conference in Santiago de Chile, discount Tony Tyler, prostate ...

National News Briefs

NEWS BRIEFS Illegal Immigrants Undocumented Cubans continue to cause problems for the immigration authorities in Central America as they try and traverse the isthmus on their...

Ortega Seeks His Third Straight Term

The Sandinista National Congress in honor of Commander Tomás Borge Martínez, unanimously approved resolution number one nominating Daniel Ortega Saavedra as the official candidate...

USA to CSE; “International Election Observations”

US Ambassador to CSE - "Nicaraguans Deserve International Election Observation". Laura Dogu made the comment on Twitter in acknowledgement that the Supreme Electoral Council (CSE) has...

Nicaragua New Briefs 6th October 2016

Nicaragua New Briefs 6th October 2016 New Park - Managua's new 950 meter long “Paseo Xolotlán” (Promenade) will connect to the Plaza La Fe through...

Nicaragua Tightens Borders Against Illegal Migrants

Nicaragua Tightens Borders Against Illegal Migrants On the 6th of August 2016, the Government of Nicaragua published a memorandum from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

Another Expansion for Galerias Santo Domingo

Another Expansion for Galerias Santo Domingo The project will start in 2017 and will include about 30 new retail and restaurant locations as well as...

Mauricio Funes Granted Asylum in Nicaragua

Mauricio Funes Granted Asylum in Nicaragua Mauricio Funes has been given political asylum while he comes under scrutiny in relation to several inquiries stemming from...

Corn Island – 13 Drowned in Ferry Disaster

Atlantic Passenger Boat Tragedy - 13 people died last Saturday afternoon when a boat carrying 32 tourists left Little Corn Island heading to Big...

Cruz Roja Ready for Semana Santa

As the Nicaragua Red Cross (Cruz Roja) heads into their busiest time of the year, they have announced that they will be concentrating on...

National News Briefs 19 May 2017

National News Briefs 19 May 2017 On Line Services – National Police The National Police of Nicaragua is in the process of modernizing some of their...

Nicaragua News Briefs for November 25th 2016

Nicaragua News Briefs Zika “No Longer an Emergency” Last Friday, Peter Salama, the Executive Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) “Emergencies Program” has downgraded the...

PLI Candidate Quits Nicaraguan Election Race

PLI Candidate Quits Nicaraguan Election Race "My resignation is irrevocable and I do it for the good of Nicaragua," said Reyes, Pedro Reyes, the PLI candidate...

Fidel Castro, the Final End of an Era

Fidel Castro, The Final End of an Era Fidel Castro the former President of Cuba passed away at 10:30pm Cuban time last Friday 25th of...

Metrocentro Managua Mega Expansion

Metrocentro Managua Mega Expansion Construction continues at full speed on the fourth enlargement of this iconic mall since 1976 (when it first opened). The first...

National News Briefs – Minimum Wage in Nicaragua

The authorities of the Ministry of Labor reported that on January 7th, purchase the National Minimum Wage Commission was appointed to discuss the Minimum...