National News Briefs

National News Briefs

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...

Elections in November

The process to officially nominate Daniel Ortega Saavedra (age 70) as the official presidential candidate for the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN by its...

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...

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...

Nicaraguan Canal Report Approved News Briefs

Nicaraguan Canal Report Approved The 14 volume, 11,000 page and 2.75 million word Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of the Nicaraguan Canal project was...

The Tomas Borge Amphitheater

History of Nicaragua Tomás Borge Martínez Born 13th August 1930 - Died 30th April 2012 Tomás Borge; revolutionary, politician and poet will be remembered this weekend with...

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...

Panama Canal Expansion Opens

Panama Canal Expansion Opens as the Chinese-owned Cosco Shipping “Panama” went through the Atlantic locks at Agua Clara, sailed the 50-mile (80-kilometer) passage to...

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...

Cuban Migrants at Costa Rica and Nicaragua Border

President Daniel Ortega received Bruno Rodríguez the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Cuba during a busy two days at the end of last week...

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...

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...

National News Nicaragua-llegal Migrants

National News Nicaragua-Illegal Migrants The Plight of the Migrants “Every day more than 100 illegal migrants enter Costa Rica looking to find a way north and...

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...

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...

Nicaragua News Briefs for December 16 2016

Nicaragua News Briefs for December 16 2016 State Workers Holidays Government workers will finish for the holidays on Tuesday the 20th of December 2016 and return...

Nicaragua News Briefs and Police Blotter

Police Blotter A snapshot of the work of the police across the country from last weekend, Saturday the 6th and Sunday 7th of May. The...

PriceSmart Nicaragua – National News Briefs

The second PriceSmart Nicaragua location for this retail giant required an investment of US $15 million dollars to complete the 5,000 square meter location...

National News Nicaragua July 2016

National News Nicaragua July 2016 Cuba Competes for Tourism Dollars Only one year after diplomatic relations were restored between Cuba and the United States, the Caribbean...

Speed and Alcohol Nicaragua

Speed and Alcohol Nicaragua – The Traffic Department of the National Police of Nicaragua (El Transito) have taken delivery of is 'TruCam' radar guns...