Papal Visit Attended By Several Central American Presidents

Posted by Editor
27/01/2019

Presidents from El Salvador, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama were all in attendance during Pope Francis’s visit in Panama City. Unsurprisingly, President of Nicaragua Danny Ortega did not make the pilgrimage. “Our trip was very long but it was worth it because we came here to Panama City because of our faith, our Christian …

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“We’re Still Alive And Fighting To Return To a Different Nicaragua”

Posted by Editor
17/12/2018

Since anti-government demonstrations began in April, the aggressive and violent response from the Nicaraguan government – led by the increasingly authoritarian President Danny Ortega – has driven a many as 20,000 Nicaraguans to flee to neighboring countries in the region, primarily Costa Rica. This week, a caravan of displaced Nicaraguans is departing Costa Rica for …

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Costa Ricans React to President Alvarado’s Deficit-Reduction Agenda

Posted by Editor
15/09/2018
Posted in Costa Rica

All last week, Costa Rican streets served as staging areas for a nationwide labor strike incited by public sector unions. For a country with a political history relatively less volatile than other Central American nations, the week’s strikes are an alarming development for government officials and global investors alike as frustrated citizens decry President Carlos …

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