Nicaragua Daily update ⋅ February 6, 2018
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In Nicaragua, Adventists Inaugurate New Hospital Adventist Review
The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Nicaragua recently inaugurated a brand-new facility for its Adventist Hospital in Estelí, Nicaragua. The facility becomes the only private hospital in the city, located 90 miles (150 kilometers) north of Managua—the capital city. The January 9, 2018, inauguration ...


Nicaragua Wins in Boundary Case Against Costa Rica Digital Journal
WASHINGTON--(Business Wire)--In a unanimous ruling, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has fixed the maritime boundary between Nicaragua and Costa Rica in the southwestern Caribbean Sea by awarding roughly three-quarters of disputed waters and seabed to Nicaragua. The Court's ...


Nicaragua road project funding deal World Highways
Nicaragua's Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure (MTI) is setting out its road development programme for 2018. In all the plans call for the construction of 171km of roads. Work will be completed for the road from Mulukuku to Siuna, with the first 23km stretch due to open in September 2018 and the ...


When Rappler enabled Carpio's lie The Manila Times
THAT the United States complied with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) decision in the 1986 case that Nicaragua filed against it is one of the blatant lies that Rappler enabled. It was an erroneous claim that Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio made a year before the release of the ...


Isla Portillos A Costa Rican Triumph for Ecology The Costa Rica News
On Friday, February 2, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced three decisions taken regarding disputes between Costa Rica and Nicaragua in The Hague. The most important decision was the delimitation of the maritime boundary between Costa Rica and Nicaragua in the Caribbean and the ...


Who should be Americas 'Athlete of the Month'? International Paralympic Committee
Canada's Brian McKeever, Panama's Enrique Ornano, El Salvador's Fernando Fuentes, Guatemala's Oscar Raxon, Nicaragua's Gabriel Cuadra Holmann and the USA's Oksana Masters are the six shortlisted Para athletes for the Americas 'Athlete of the Month' poll for January 2018. The public are ...


Viaje Cache halfwheel.com
In the encyclopedia of Viaje releases, there should be a special section devoted to the company's unique packaging styles from the decade of Andre Farkas' time in the cigar businesses. Amongst those is the Cache, or Cache cigars. In 2014, Viaje released Cache, a 25-count box that contained two ...


Call for bipartisan legislation for TPS holders and DACA recipients South Florida Caribbean News
TPS holders from El Salvador, Honduras, Haiti Nicaragua and more have added value to the U.S. economy through income and property taxes, Social Security contributions and job creation. Ending TPS would also be bad for business and would lead to a financial loss of $164 billion. The immigration ...


US says it's 'shameful' UN denies accrediting rights groups in countries like Iran, North Korea The Indian Express
Haley noted the rejection can be reversed by the 54-member UN Economic and Social Council, the committee's parent body, which meets in April. She said the members of the NGO committee that voted against accreditation include Burundi, China, Cuba, Iran, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Russia, South Africa ...


Jamaica detains 4 Nicaraguans found at sea near MoBay airport Loop Jamaica
Members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force Marine Division have taken four male Nicaraguans into custody after intercepting a vessel with the men in the waters close to the runway at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, St James, Monday afternoon. Reports are that the four Nicaraguan ...