Nicaragua Daily update ⋅ March 2, 2018
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Florida Republican with Nicaragua ties works to defeat Ros-Lehtinen's crackdown bill Miami Herald
According to Ros-Lehtinen and a U.S. official familiar with lobbying work who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter, Rooney began scouring the halls of the U.S. Senate with Nicaraguan businessmen to lobby against Ros-Lehtinen's Nicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act after it passed ...


Nicaragua trans advocacy group seeks to 'create new leaders' Washington Blade
Caballero, who also represents the Latin American and Caribbean Network of Trans People (REDLACTRANS) in Nicaragua, told the Blade that ODETRANS has representatives in each of the country's 15 departments in spite of the fact the organization's only office is in Managua. “We have trans leaders ...


Nicaragua: Indio-Maiz Reserve Still Threatened Havana Times
HAVANA TIMES – The Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources (MARENA) held an official presentation on January 30th of their Environmental Map of Nicaragua. During the activity, Maria Jose Corea, the MARENA minister, spoke of the government's “concerns” for the environment, stating ...


New ambassador from Nicaragua presents Pope Francis with hammock ROME REPORTS TV News Agency
The new ambassador from Nicaragua, Esther Margarita Carballo, presented Pope Francis with her credentials and introduced her family during their first encounter. Among the gifts the ambassador gave the pope, this hammock didn't go unnoticed. “It's personalized. Only you can lay down there.”.


Nicaragua expands water services Business News Americas
Potable water and sewage services were introduced in two Nicaraguan municipalities with the opening of several waterworks. These projects involved the construction .


Royal Road Minerals to shift attention in Nicaragua to Los Andes Proactive Investors UK
Royal Road Minerals Limited (CVE:RYR) is to focus more heavily on the Los Andes project in Nicaragua after the explorer reported disappointing drill results from Piedra Imán – its other copper-gold project in the South American country. The junior, along with local partner Hemco, drilled ten holes at ...

Royal Road Minerals Reports on Drilling Results from Its Piedra Iman Copper-Gold Project ... - Geology for Investors
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#StateToo: Retired ambassador calls out 'persistent' sexual harassment at State Dept KBZK Bozeman News
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- During Ambassador Leslie Bassett's first tour as a US foreign service officer in Nicaragua, she rebuffed the advances of a male superior. As she describes the encounter, he "showed up uninvited at my home on his birthday, unexpectedly stuck his tongue in my mouth and ...


First Assembly sets mission trip fundraiser Jamestown Sun
Jam estown First Assembly invites everyone to its Nicaragua lunch fundraiser on Sunday, March 4, following the 10:30 a.m. worship service. All funds raised will go to Work Project portion of the mission's trip to Nicaragua taking place this month. The Work Project goal is $10,000. A tea m from ...


Getting ready for the big trip Folsom Telegraph
A few of us from church are flying to Nicaragua to join 80 others from the east coast for Masaya Para Christo, a city-wide crusade type of event in Masaya. I'll be a part of a group of primarily Korean Christians. Speaking of a city-wide meeting, Billy Graham just passed over to the other side. He was known ...


Asamblea Nacional de Nicaragua condecora a periodistas con Orden Rigoberto Cabezas El Nuevo Diario
La Asamblea Nacional de Nicaragua condecoró esta mañana con la Orden Rigoberto Cabezas a seis periodistas que a lo largo de los últimos 40 años han desempeñado su oficio periodístico con compromiso social. Los periodistas condecorados fueron María Helena Lópéz, Ileana del Socorro Padilla ...