Apr 11, 2014
According to industry sources, the country’s mining sector will continue to expand its operations in the next three years with the opening of La India, the fourth industrial gold mine in the country, which will exploit the resource.
Apr 04, 2014
According to the Center for Exports (CETREX, for its acronym in Spanish), until March 30, the country sold 571 million pounds of products abroad, which generated US$681 million and registered a 6.7 percent growth compared to the same period in 2013.
Mar 31, 2014
Nicaragua recently participated in the Capacity Development for Export and Investment training conducted by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), held in Japan from Feb. 17 to March 15.
Mar 28, 2014
Nicaragua is the first country in the world to successfully regenerate an artery with stem cells extracted from human fat and not from bone marrow, as is currently done in Germany and some Asian countries.
Mar 24, 2014
According to the Nicaraguan Tourism Board (INTUR, for its acronym in Spanish), 217,385 tourists arrived to the country during the first two months of the year, increasing the number of tourists by 7.6 percent, compared to the same period in 2013.
Mar 19, 2014
The National Free Zones Commission recently published the figures for the free zones regime employment stating that in 2013 the companies operating under the regime generated approximately 109,310 jobs in the country.
Mar 14, 2014
Nicaragua’s safety has led to major progress in the country. Last year was a year of growth for the country’s investment, registering US$1,045 million in terms of FDI inflows to the third quarter of 2013.
Mar 13, 2014
Nicaragua participated in the 2014 Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention, the world’s leading mining event, with a delegation that showcased the country’s mining sector development and investment opportunities.
Mar 12, 2014
In the 2013 Global Gender Gap Report by the World Economic Forum, published in October 2013, Nicaragua was ranked 10th out of 136 countries and 1st in all of the Americas.
Mar 06, 2014
In 2014, the tourism industry is expected to grow by 6.5 percent over last year, which will generate US$440 million to the country.