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The Independence Day weekend was a busy one in San Juan del Sur. It was reassuring to see cars circling, looking for parking spots...

Remittances – Second Quarter 2018

This year, 2018, during the period April-June 2018 US $371.2 million was sent home to Nicaragua. The Central Bank of Nicaragua (El Banco Central de...

The Córdoba Devaluation Rumor

Nicaraguan and Yale graduate Doctor Néstor Avendaño advises; In times of political crisis, don’t get carried away by false economic news on social networks. He...

Tropical Storm Isaac

All eyes at the weather center are on Tropical Storm Isaac. The Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER) say that Hurricane Isaac was downgraded to...

Pacific Swell – Mar de Fondo

The central government has warned of a “Mar de Fondo” or “Swell” along the Pacific Ocean. Various authorities maintain a permanent surveillance of the...

A Long Weekend and a Minimum Wage Pay Raise

Statutory Holidays – Long Weekend In accordance with Article 66 of the Labor Code, September 14th and 15th are mandatory national holidays (feriados in Spanish)...

Are My Nicaraguan Bank Account Deposits Guaranteed?

Kelvin Marshall - Del Sur News The short answer to the question is; Yes, some of them, up to a certain amount. In Nicaragua, an organization...

“How’s the Weather down There?”

By Kelvin Marshall – Del Sur News Even here in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, where 99% of the time it’s either hot and dry...

Exit Visa for Foreigners

The General Law of Migration and Foreigners requires anyone with a “Cedula de Residencia” (commonly referred to simply as a “Cedula”) to obtain an...

Bank of Nicaragua Clarifies Exchange Rate Confusion

By Kelvin Marshall - Del Sur News Some concerns were raised at the end of last week with the announcement by the Central Bank of...