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Research and Markets: Nicaragua Oil and Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook to 2025
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nicaragua Oil Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Out(7/21/2014 10:13:00 AM)
Attacks on 2 buses carrying supporters of Nicaragua's governing party kill 5, wound 24
Local authorities in Nicaragua say unidentified gunmen have separately attacked two buses carrying supporters of the governing Sandinista National Liberation Front home after a celebration of the Central American country's 1979 revolution.(7/20/2014 7:25:11 PM)
Attacks on ruling party backers kill 5, wound 24
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Unidentified gunmen staged separate attacks on two buses carrying supporters of Nicaragua's governing party home after a celebration of the Central American country's 1979 revolution, killing five people and wounding 24, local authorities said Sunday.(7/20/2014 6:26:23 PM)
Nicaragua Reveals Route for Very Own Panama Canal
Many hopes in Nicaragua are pinned to a plan to build a $40 billion, 173-mile route that will bring shipping from the Caribbean Sea through to the Pacific Ocean and lift the Central American country out of poverty. Work on the project could begin as soon as December.(7/8/2014 2:55:26 PM)
Canal route in Nicaragua raises concerns over lake
Now that Nicaragua has picked a path for a Chinese firm to dig a canal connecting the Caribbean and the Pacific, environmentalists are worried about a huge lake on the route. They fret about the effects of ship traffic on the health of Lake Cocibolca, the largest freshwater body in Central America. President Daniel Ortega's government however predicts the project will create enough work to drag ...(7/9/2014 10:59:32 PM)
Putin in Cuba, Nicaragua to rekindle Latin America ties
President Vladimir Putin made a surprise stop in Nicaragua after visiting Russia's Cold War ally Cuba, part of a tour to increase Moscow's influence in Latin America amid frayed ties with the West. Putin's six-day trip will also take him to Argentina and Brazil, where he will take part in a summit of the BRICS group of emerging countries -- an agenda that neatly aligns with his push for a ...(7/12/2014 12:50:48 PM)
Nicaragua, HKND present route of proposed $40 billion inter-ocean canal
Nicaragua's government and Hong Kong-based HKND Group on Monday unveiled the route of a proposed $40 billion inter-ocean canal to compete with the Panama Canal that Sandinista officials hope will lift the Central American country out of poverty.(7/8/2014 1:17:00 AM)
Anniversary celebration of Nicaragua's Sandinista revolution marred by violence
Buses carrying supporters home from the ruling party's 35th anniversary celebration were ambushed. Some point to rearmed anti-communist contras, but the government denies such groups exist.(7/21/2014 3:41:31 PM)
AP PHOTOS: Miss Gay Nicaragua to fight homophobia
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Carlos Castro hugged his mother and wept after the announcer named him Miss Gay Nicaragua 2014. It was the culmination of a lot of work by the 19-year-old agronomy student and the beginning of a lot more.(6/26/2014 10:40:54 AM)
Nicaragua Confirms First Chikungunya Virus Cases
Nicaragua's government confirms country's first 2 cases of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus(7/9/2014 10:19:59 PM)
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