National News Briefs

National News Briefs

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...

Internet in Nicaragua National News Briefs

Broadband - The Nicaraguan Institute of Telecommunications (TELCOR) have announced that they will be expanding the Internet in Nicaragua starting in April. The first loan...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

National News. Ports, Power and Oil

Power and Oil....and Ports Japan is looking at Nica Ports Projects                      The official Nicaragua Investment Agency...

National News – Tourism by the Numbers

Tourism by the Numbers According to the Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism (INTUR), statistics for the first four months of 2017 show that the total number...

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...

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...

News Briefs; Security and Democracy for Nicaragua

Security and Democracy for Nicaragua Last week, the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Nicaraguan government came to an agreement on a three-year plan...

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...

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...

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...

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...