• Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Honduras to define sea border with Jamaica

January 21, 2013

TEGUCIGALPA – Officials from Honduras and Jamaica will meet Thursday in the Caribbean city of Tela to define maritime borders, Honduran Foreign Minister Arturo Corrales said on Monday.

“There are proposals for a maritime delimitation. We expect the process to be expedited (…) so we can finish defining Honduras’ border in the Caribbean Sea,” he added.

Corrales also said that “the issue is on track” and the missions will discuss in Tela, 300 km north of Tegucigalpa, specific proposals to move towards an agreement.

Last August, Honduras concluded maritime delimitation with Cuba and has already defined limits with Nicaragua, Mexico and Grand Cayman, but is still pending negotiations with Jamaica, Guatemala and Belize.

Honduras stopped having a maritime border with Colombia after a ruling from the International Court of Justice in The Hague granted some 90,000 square kilometers to Nicaragua in the Caribbean that the South American country considered theirs.

You may be interested

Costa Rica urges ‘democratization’ of global vaccine process
Costa Rica
1 views
Costa Rica
1 views

Costa Rica urges ‘democratization’ of global vaccine process

AFP - April 19, 2021

Costa Rica on Saturday called to intensify Covid-19 vaccine production and to democratize their distribution to meet the needs of…

5 Things You Might Not Know About Patacones in Costa Rica
Cooking
11680 views
Cooking
11680 views

5 Things You Might Not Know About Patacones in Costa Rica

Jack Donnelly - April 18, 2021

Take a hard green plantain (plátano), cut it crosswise into rounds, fry them in oil, mash them flat, and fry…

How Does Coffee Pulp Help Costa Rica Reforestation?
Coffee
10 views
Coffee
10 views

How Does Coffee Pulp Help Costa Rica Reforestation?

STEVEN HODEL - April 18, 2021

While the ever growing demands of society continue to encourage the destruction of tropical forests, like in Costa Rica, there…