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  1. Locals Protest Canadian Company's Planned Open Pit Mine in Nicaragua

    18 Oct 2013- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Environmentalists and residents of the Nicaraguan city of Matagalpa are protesting Canadian mining company B2Gold's latest planned open pit gold mine in the country. Nicaraguan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/18/2013 - 10:26

  2. Costa Rica Asks International Court to Halt Nicaraguan Canal Construction

    16 Oct 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent THE HAGUE, Netherlands Costa Rica this week called on the UN’s International Court of Justice at The Hague to stop Nicaragua’s construction of two canals in disputed territory along the San Juan River. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2013 - 10:01

  3. Nicaragua Launches Basin Study to Promote Integrated Water Management

    9 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Nicaragua has launched a study of two basins and one sub-basin, with the goal of implementing integrated water resources management in the country. The study is being supported by the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2013 - 10:03

  4. Nicaragua Promotes Inter-Ocean Canal Plan to UN

    7 Oct 2013- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Nicaragua introduced its plan for a $40 billion USD canal to connect the Atlantic and Pacific oceans to the United Nations last week. Nicaraguan Foreign Minister Samuel Santos told ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/30/2013 - 10:03

  5. Nicaragua, Costa Rica Border Dispute Goes Back In Front of International Court

    20 Sep 2013- 10:00 by Local Press Report SAN JOSE Tico Times After new allegations surfaced Tuesday that Nicaragua recently dredged two canals in the disputed border area of Isla Portillos, Costa Rica finds itself with little alternative other than to ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2013 - 10:00

  6. Most of Nicaragua’s Protected Areas Are at Risk: Study

    10 Sep 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua A study on the state of protected areas in Nicaragua found that around 80 percent of them are under grave threat of destruction or contamination. The study, which focused on the center of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/10/2013 - 10:04

  7. Indian Businesses Offered Role in Nicaraguan Mega-Canal

    3 Sep 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Nicaragua is looking to attract Indian businesses to participate in its planned canal project to link the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean. A Chinese company, HK ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2013 - 08:38

  8. Nicaragua Considers Higher Fines for Companies That Pollute Water Sources

    29 Aug 2013- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Nicaragua is considering raising fines for companies that pollute water resources, since existing penalties are inadequate, according to the country’s National Water Authority (ANA). ANA ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2013 - 10:44

  9. Nicaragua's Canal Project Possibily Unconstitutional

    15 Aug 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report International Business Times Nicaragua’s long dream of their own canal, similar to world-famous Panama’s, is slipping through their fingers. After signing a $40 billion contract with a Chinese company to finally ...

    Local Press Report - 08/16/2013 - 08:54

  10. Route of Nicaraguan Canal Has Been Decided

    1 Aug 2013- 09:47 by Local Press Report MANAMA World Property Channel Chinese entrepreneur Wang Jing has unveiled the route for a 170-mile, $40 billion canal in Nicaragua from the Pacific to the Caribbean. Starting at the port of Brito in the Pacific, the ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2013 - 09:47

  11. Chinese Spokesman Says Nicaraguan Canal Wouldn't Be Done If Harmful to Environment

    1 Jul 2013- 09:46 by Local Press Report LA PAZ Tico Times An inter-oceanic canal the government of President Daniel Ortega plans to build to connect the Atlantic and Pacific oceans will convert Nicaragua into the “richest” country in Central America, ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2013 - 09:46

  12. Costa Rica Concerned About Potential Impacts of Nicaraguan Canal

    26 Jun 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN JOSE, Costa Rica The Costa Rican government said last week that it views Nicaragua's plan to build an Inter-oceanic canal in a positive light, but is concerned about the potential impacts on Costa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2013 - 10:05

  13. Environmental Groups Oppose Nicaragua Canal

    20 Jun 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANAGUA, Nicaragua Environmental groups in Nicaragua are predicting environmental catastrophe if the transoceanic “Nicaragua Canal” is constructed. Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega approved the $40 billion ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/20/2013 - 10:01

  14. Environmentalists Warn New Nicaraguan Canal Could Threaten Water Supply

    17 Jun 2013- 10:19 by Local Press Report MANAGUA Tengri News A proposed Nicaraguan waterway rivaling the Panama Canal would cause an environmental disaster threatening drinking water supplies and fragile ecosystems, AFP reports citing conservationists. ...

    Local Press Report - 06/17/2013 - 10:19

  15. Chinese Firm Places $40 Billion Bid on Nicaraguan Canal

    14 Jun 2013- 10:00 by Local Press Report MANAGUA Financial Times A $40 billion proposal for a little-known Chinese company to dig an interoceanic rival to the Panama Canal won overwhelming backing from Nicaraguan lawmakers on Thursday, despite ...

    Local Press Report - 06/14/2013 - 10:00

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