Living in Nicaragua

Living in Nicaragua

Immigration Training and other National News Briefs

Immigration Training The General Directorate of Migration and Immigration (DGME) has established a school for training new and existing immigration officers in the various procedures...

Generator Safety and Operating Tips

Generator Safety Operating Tips Always use your generator outside. In the rainy season; keep the generator dry. Use under an open canopy-like structure (like...

National News Briefs – From Cops to Coffee Beans

Traffic Cop Changes Lane Comisionada General Vilma Reyes Sandoval is the new head of National Traffic Security and the man she replaced; Comisionado General Roberto...

Nicaragua is Getting Cleaner – “Limpia y Más Bonita”

Last February the 15th, the Nicaraguan government, through the Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism (INTUR), launched the awareness campaign and Garbage Plan for Nicaragua; "Cleaner...

Business Taxes in Nicaragua – Deadline is Coming Up

BUSINESS TAXES in Nicaragua, must be filed, declared and paid for on or before the 31st of March so as to not incur in...

PICA PICA Explained (That “Itch Itch” at this time of the...

Pica Pica, is it a dance style? a national food dish? or maybe a type of pepper? Or is it an elaborate tale, a...

On The Mangrove Trails in Ostional, Nicaragua

Grand Opening of the “La Piñuela Trail” (Mangrove Trails) in Ostional. On January 21st, the “La Piñuela Trail” was officially opened. This nature trail is...

PATRICIA CLAEYS FOUNDATION and VOSH – CT

PATRICIA CLAEYS FOUNDATION and VOSH - CT OPTOMETRY MISSION in SAN JUAN DEL SUR The Patricia Claeys Foundation from San Juan del Sur and the Vosh-Connecticut...

Maderas Futuro Commits to FSC Stewardship

PUBLIC COMMITMENT OF ADHESION TO THE FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (FSC) CERTIFICATION PROCESS Maderas Futuro S.A. is a company that started in 2011 in the establishment,...

Burning the Old Year

Burning the Old Year A Nicaraguan New Year's tradition is the symbolic burning (at midnight) of the old year (Año Viejo or simply El Viejo)...

15TH ANNIV LIBRARY IN SAN JUAN DEL SUR

15TH ANNIV LIBRARY IN SAN JUAN DEL SUR Last November the 12th, the Biblioteca Móvil celebrated its 15th Anniversary with activities such as crafts, face...

In Nicaragua; December Starts with a Bang

Nicaragua December The Spanish imposed Catholicism (perpetuated over the years) has produced some of the most popular and deeply religious celebrations that have also managed...

The 2016 NICARAGUA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

The 2016 NICARAGUA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS Editorial Team – Del Sur News Nicaragua goes to the polls this Sunday November 6th to elect the President, Vice President,...

iGUi SWIMMING POOLS in SAN JUAN del SUR

iGUi SWIMMING POOLS in SAN JUAN del SUR If you live in San Juan del Sur or are here visiting, you must have seen the...

National News Briefs 28th October 2016

National News Briefs 28th October 2016 More Geothermal The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will fund geothermal exploration and improvements of over US $ 100 million. Statistics...

HALLOWEEN in SAN JUAN del SUR

HALLOWEEN in SAN JUAN del SUR Halloween, a contraction of the term All Hallow's Eve (also known as; Hallowe'en, Allhalloween and All Saints' Eve) is...

National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy With the motto "What must be painful, is not receiving sex education" the collective Women of Leadership have developed a national campaign to...

The Day of the Dead in Nicaragua

The Day of the Dead in Nicaragua The Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos), celebrated here in Nicaragua as a holiday, focuses on...

Regional Vaccine Production in Nicaragua

Regional Vaccine Production in Nicaragua The 'Mechnikov' Vaccine Production Plant in Nicaragua will raise the profile of Nicaragua in the world of science and technology...

DENTAL HEALTH IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR BODY

DENTAL HEALTH IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR BODY The term dental health refers to all aspects of health and functioning of our mouth especially the teeth...