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Managua: Infrastructure Projects for $41 million

Posted on: Nov 28 2014 - 7:28am | #0
In: Nicaragua News
Nicaragua Today
Managual municipal workers. Photo  HENRY PADILLA

NICARAGUA NEWS — A number of projects are being prepared for 2015 including drainage works and channel stabilization, installation of traffic lights, construction and improvement of roads in the capital. Part of the work to carried out includes “… The creation of an alternative route to the Country Club Golf Course -Sabana Grande – with complementary works, drainage works in Santa Rosa, stabilization of La Primavera spring in its third phase, and the seventh stage of the Park ‘Luis Alfonso Velázquez Flores.'” reports that “… one of the biggest investments in the capital’s municipality which will done in 2015 is to support the Central American Games 2017. It includes...


Nicaragua: International Cooperation Taxes for Private Companies

NICARAGUA NEWS — With the reform of the Tax Coalition Act only international cooperation funds for projects agreed by the Executive will be exempt from taxation. The project to amend the Law on Tax Coalition seeks to eliminate tax exemptions enjoyed by international cooperation funds, leaving tax exemptions in place only for “… those who are registered...

Posted on: Nov 26 2014 - 9:07am | #0
In: Business, Nicaragua News
Nicaragua Today

Spirit Airlines To Add Three Weekly Flights To Managua Starting May 2015

NICARAGUA NEWS — As of May 28, 2015 travelling between the U.S. and Central America will get easier and possibly cheaper, with...


More than 1 Million Tourists And Counting!

NICARAUA NEWS — Nicaragua has exceeded 1 million visits by foreign tourists, confirmed Mayra Salinas, president of the Instituto...

Nicaragua: Tax Exemptions Maintained


NICARAGUA NEWS — With the consent of the private sector, the government has announced that it will remove from the Tax Coalition Law the article which establishes and end to exemptions on 31 December this year. The executive Power will this week present the law reform to the National Assembly, and it is expected that it will be approved before the end of the current legislative...

Nicaragua Journal

Nicaragua v. USA (1986)

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NICARAGUA JOURNAL ( — The Republic of Nicaragua v. The United States of America (1986) is a public international law case decided by the International Court of Justice (ICJ). The ICJ ruled in favor...

Carlos Pellas. LA PRENSA/Uriel Molina

Nicaragua’s Only Billionaire Says Luxury Resort Can Lift Economy

NICARAGUA JOURNAL (Bloomberg) — When the guerrilla army of the Sandinista National Liberation Front, led by Daniel...

Start of Construction of the Grand Canal of Nicaragua Will Be Dec. 22

Posted on: Nov 21 2014 - 7:19am | #0
In: Nicaragua News, The Canal
Nicaragua Today
Rendering of the Nicaragua canal

NICARAGUA NEWS – The Chinese government and the concessionaire HKND have announced that on December 22 work will begin on the project with the construction of secondary roads and ports. In the first part of the presentation given by the Chinese company to the government and businessmen, feasibility, environmental, and social studies, for the market and design work were presented. The presentation Thursday was organized by the Comisión del Proyecto del Canal de Nicaragua. Zhu Xiaoya, assistant chairman of HKND Group, told that “… The canal work will be done to a high standard and strict requirements which have been laid out and are constitute a solid foundation for the project.” Telemaco Talavera,...

Nearly 30% of Young Latin American Women Have Been Teenage Mothers

LATIN AMERICA NEWS — Nearly 30 % of young women in Latin America become mothers before 20 years of age and the majority of them are socioeconomically underprivileged, which fosters the intergenerational reproduction of poverty, hinders women’s autonomy and their life projects, and underscores the need for sex education and reproductive health services...

Posted on: Nov 20 2014 - 3:35am | #0
In: Latin America, Nicaragua News
Nicaragua Today

Spirit Airlines To Add Three Weekly Flights To Managua Starting May 2015

Posted on: Nov 18 2014 - 1:22pm | #0
In: Nicaragua News, Nicaragua Travel
Nicaragua Today

NICARAGUA NEWS — As of May 28, 2015 travelling between the U.S. and Central America will get easier and possibly cheaper, with more weekly flights by ultra low-cost American carrier Spirit Airlines Spirit announced seven destinations in Latin America including Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua. “We’re excited to offer our customers in Houston the opportunity to fly to and from these great destinations without having to spend a ton of money getting there,” said Ben Baldanza, Spirit Airlines’ President & CEO in a statement to the press. Flights to Nicaragua will three times a week between the Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and the . The airline will also fly four times weekly to San...


LAFISE Bancentro Aims To Be First Nicaragua-Based Bank in South Florida

NICARAGUA NEWS — Banco LAFISE Bancentro aims to be the first Nicaragua-based financial institution in South Florida. Nicaragua’s largest bank filed an application on Oct. 24 with Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta to establish a representative office in Miami. If approved, Banco LAFISE will join 17 other international banking institutions in the state, according...

Posted on: Nov 18 2014 - 12:39pm | #0
In: Business, Nicaragua News
Nicaragua Today
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