Lempira Exchange Rate Expected to Increase

Projections of the Honduran College of Economists (CHE) state that in late December, the lempira could be devalued by 1.5 percent. Currently, it is devaluing by about 0.29 centavos per month, starting from July 25th. Guillermo Matamoros, President of the Honduran College of Economists (CHE), expects that the exchange rate would be at 19.17 Lempiras […]

Gonzalez-Ramirez Update

Accused war criminal Cristobal Gonzalez-Ramirez will remain in custody at the Edmonton Remand Centre until he is deported July 30th to Honduras. Gonzalez-Ramirez was arrested Friday in Edmonton after his name and picture were distributed by federal Immigration Minister Jason Kenney the day before. Tips from the public indicated the 44-year-old was preparing to flee […]

Carlos Mencia Tours the USA

A phone interview with comedian Carlos Mencia was delayed one day because, as his publicist put it, “It seems Ned has caught a bit of a bug.” Ned? Really? Carlos Mencia’s real name is Ned? “Yeah, that’s my birth name,” the 43-year-old Honduran-born comedian said the next day. “My birth name is Ned Arnel Mencia, […]

President Lobo Issues Press Release

The Presidency of the Republic of Honduras, the Honduran people and the international community, is hereby informed of the following: 1. That at no time, the Government of the Republic led by President Porfirio Lobo Sosa, has ordered closure of Embassies in South American countries, where previously there were diplomatic representatives of Honduras. 2. On […]