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Nicaragua’s Bottom-Up Rural Electrification
A group of engineers has been transforming the region of El Cuá by building small hydroelectricity plants.(1/19/2015 1:56:10 PM)
Can Simple Water and Shade Save Nicaragua's Sugarcane Workers?
Filmmaker Ed Kashi traveled to Central America to document the toll of a deadly kidney disease for a nonprofit group that's working to fight it. The assignment became a passion project.(1/29/2015 4:23:04 PM)
Nicaragua-Costa Rica friendlies for World Cup qualifiers
Managua (Nicaragua), Jan 26 (IANS) Nicaragua's national football team will play three matches against Costa Rica to prepare for the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying tournament.(1/26/2015 1:50:46 AM)
Company: Nicaragua canal to create 25,000 local jobs
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A planned $50 billion transoceanic canal across Nicaragua will create jobs for 25,000 Nicaraguans and 25,000 more for foreigners, says the Chinese company granted a concession to build and operate the waterway.(1/8/2015 5:38:18 PM)
$50 billion Nicaragua Canal and a 1-Cent Stamp
Nicaraguan officials and a Chinese company recently announced that they have broken ground on the $50 billion transoceanic waterway that they predict will rival the Panama Canal.(1/27/2015 8:16:20 PM)
A wink and a nudge, south of the border
Bill Bonner explains why life is simpler, and yet more complicated, in Nicaragua. The post A wink and a nudge, south of the border was first published on MoneyWeek .(1/28/2015 11:29:30 AM)
U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua voices concerns over Chinese-led canal
MANAGUA (Reuters) - The U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua said on Tuesday it was concerned by a lack of information surrounding the planned $50 billion, Chinese-led canal that would bisect the poor Central American nation. Work began in late December on the 172-mile (278-km) waterway, which its Hong Kong-based developer HK Nicaragua Canal Development Investment Co Ltd (HKND Group) says will be ...(1/7/2015 4:01:05 AM)
Is the Nicaragua Canal worth all the problems?
The polemical and ambitious Nicaragua Canal project has yet another hurdle to overcome: the possibility that the waterway could generate an annual rate of return of just 2%, according to a recent evaluation of the project.(1/22/2015 4:36:56 PM)
Chinese company says Nicaragua canal to generate 25,000 jobs for locals, 25,000 for foreigners
The Chinese company granted a concession to build and operate a $50 billion transoceanic canal across Nicaragua says the project will create jobs for 25,000 Nicaraguans and 25,000 more for foreigners.(1/8/2015 4:58:23 PM)
Condor Gold Commences 4,000m Drilling Programme and 10km SQ Soil Sampling Programme
Condor Gold , the AIM-listed Nicaraguan focused gold exploration company, is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on the flagship La India Project in Nicaragua. The Company has started a 4000m ...(1/26/2015 2:30:00 AM)
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