Wednesday, January 17, 2018

National News Briefs

National News Briefs

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 Prepared for Scout Meeting

Nicaragua will host the XXI Central American Scout Moot from December 27th to January 1st. A “Moot” is a large camp or meeting of Scouts...

Momotombo Volcano – National News Briefs

Momotombo Volcano brought in the New Year with a few explosions of its own on January 2nd and 3rd 2016. In early December 2015 the...

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...

National News Briefs for January 12 2018

People Flow The amount of people entering and leaving Nicaragua grew by almost 4.1% in 2017 when compared to the 2016 figures. Of the 5.08...

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...

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 – 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...

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: FENITUR 2017 – Tourist Show

National News Briefs: FENITUR 2017 - Tourist Show This international show known as the “International Fair of Nicaraguan Tourism (Feria Internacional de Turismo Nicaragua)...

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...

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...

Nicaragua Record Car Sales

Nicaragua Record Car Sales - An interest in small, decease economical cars and more easily obtained credit has resulted in 2015 being a banner...

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...

News Briefs – Nicaraguan Coffee Fights Rust and Wins

Nicaraguan Coffee Rust Resistant Coffee Score High Marks - A leaf-rust-resistant hybrid coffee plant that goes by the name of “Centroamericano” scored 90.5/100 at the recent...

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...

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...

Nicaragua Freezes Electricity Prices for First 1/4 of 2018

National News Briefs The Nicaraguan Energy Institute (INE) made the announcement after carrying out a cost projection analysis as well as holding discussions with the...

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...