Official name
REPUBLIC OF NICARAGUA
Form of government
Republic
Capital
Managua
Head of State
José Daniel Ortega Saavedra
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Denis Ronaldo Moncada Colindres
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
23 February 1904

Political relations

Bilateral relations are friendly and without open issues. In recent years, there has been a more intensive political dialogue.

The former First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, Ivica Dačić, on 29 March 2019, paid an official visit to the Republic of Nicaragua.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Nicaragua, Denis Moncada Colindres paid a return official visit to the Republic of Serbia on 25-26 July 2019.

 

Economic relations

In 2020, a total of 186,000 euros of exports and 851,000 euros of imports were recorded. In 2019, a total of 160,000 euros of exports and 195,000 thousand euros of imports were recorded.

 

Bilateral agreements

  • Agreement on Scientific-Technical and Cultural-Educational Cooperation Between the Federal Executive Council of the SFRY Assembly and the National Renewal Government of the Republic of Nicaragua, signed on 19 November 1980 (The Official Gazette of SFRY No. 10/84);
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Nicaragua on the Establishment of a Mechanism for Political Consultations, signed on 9 May 2017 (Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia—IT No. 7/2019);
  • Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Holders of Diplomatic and Official Passports, signed on 29 March 2019

Contact information

The Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Mexico City covers the Republic if Nicaragua on non-residential basis: http://www.abuja.mfa.gov.rs

Embassy of the Republic of Nicaragua in Vienna, covering the Republic of Serbia on a non-residential basis.

Department for North and South America of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, tel. 00 381 (0) 11 30 68 762, e-mail: oam@mfa.rs