Tourists Stay Longer in Nicaragua

In the third quarter of this year tourists who arrived in the country stayed an average of 10.3 days, registering an increase of 15% compared to the same period in 2016. From a report by...

Better Air Connectivity Between Nicaragua and the US

The private companies' association is in talks with United Airlines to promote the opening of a route that connects Nicaragua with the east coast of the United States. Representatives from the Consejo Superior de Empresa...

Nicaraguan Tourists No Longer Need Visa To Colombia

TODAY NICARAGUA - Colombia has eliminated the visa requirements for tourists from Nicaragua to visit the South American country. Colombia's Foreign Ministry, in eliminating the travel block, said the reasons was in the interest of...

New Immigration Measure Could Discourage Tourists Arrivals in Nicaragua.

Nicaraguan immigration authorities have introduced a new and inexplicable measure that requires foreigners who intend to enter the country to file a "notice of entry" seven days in advance. The Nicaragua business sector has expressed...

Nicaragua Tourism Revenues Up 10%

TODAY NICARAGUA - Companies in the tourismt sector expect to generate US$660 million in revenue this year, mainly driven by an increase in visitor spending. In addition to an increase in the number of visitors...

U.S. Citizens Living In Nicaragua Could Have Their Passports Revoked If The Owe The...

TODAY NICARAGUA - Americans residing in or visiting Nicaragua, may be in for a surprise from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), as U.S. tax man is on the prowl for people who have been...

Volaris Now With Cheap Flights From Nicaragua To Costa Rica

TODAY NICARAGUA - Volaris, the low-cost airline will begin direct flights from Managua, Nicaragua to San Jose starting in April. The airline, in making the announcement Wednesday, said the flights will be daily leaving Augusto César...

Staying Safe In Nicaragua and Central America

TODAY TRAVEL - As the cold begins to grip the northern hemisphere, many start thinking about southern climates, be it for a week's vacation in one country or extended stays that may include travel...

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Nicaragua Shelves Canal, Promises Port

Of late there has been little or nothing about the Interoceanic Canada project or Grand Canal in Nicaragua, as the Ministry of Transportation and...

Nicaragua to Pay Costa Rica for Environmental Damage

THE HAGUE – The International Court of Justice ordered Nicaragua on Friday to pay Costa Rica $378,890 for environmental damages caused by its troops...

Fuente Will Once Again Make Cigars in Nicaragua

Arturo Fuente, known for its Dominican cigars, has announced plans for a new cigar factory in Estelí, Nicaragua. It is called “Gran Fabrica de...

Forget Costa Rica — here’s Central America’s new star

(NYPost.com) New Yorkers rarely stop to rest. Last year, I diagnosed myself with chronic over-scheduling: 12-hour work days and social events that led to...

5.0 Quake Hits Masachapa, Nicaragua

An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted 76km SW of Masachapa, Nicaragua at 19:06:04 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The...

Nicaragua’s Earthquakes

Yes, there are earthquakes in Nicaragua, but generally, they are small ones. In general, the earthquakes that experienced in Nicaragua are so weak that...

Magnitude 5.9 Quake Hits Southwest of Rivas, Nicaragua

The USGS has reported an earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurring on Tuesday off the coast of Nicaragua and Costa Rica. The earthquake occurred in Pacific...

A Bad Case of Gas: The Community Who See Volcano as an ‘Annoying Neighbor’

Nicaragua is home to dozens of volcanoes, many of which belch out volcanic gases. Sputnik spoke to Dr Evgenia Ilinskaya, a vulcanologist from the...

Nicaragua Cocoa Production to Grow 25% in 2018

The cacao producers union is planning to produce this year close to 1,500 tons of cocoa, 25% more than the production recorded at the...

With US Sanctions Looming, Nicaragua’s Economy Posed for Difficult 2018

It could be a long 2018 for Nicaragua and President Daniel Ortega. The country’s economy may slow down significantly should the United States decide...