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"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! Rico brings his special kind of savvy to online marketing. His websites are engaging, provocative, informative and sometimes off the wall, where you either like or you leave it. The same goes for him, like him or leave him.There is no middle ground. No compromises, only a passion to present reality as he sees it!

Rise In Homicides Linked To Drug Trafficking

The street sale of crack and marijuana has become such a lucrative business in Costa Rica, that controlling...

Changeover To Digital TV Does Not Require The Purchase Of A New TV Or Paid Services

Q COSTA RICA  - The changeover to digital signal from analogue does not involve extra charges assures the...

Anti-drugs Khloe Kardashian Filmed With “Joint” On Family Holiday in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA (IBT) Often regarded as the most outspoken Kardashian, Khloe isn't shy when it comes to...

Bomberos Ambulance Negotiating Downtown San Jose Traffic & People

Had it turned out to be a real emergency, the ambulance took 5 minutes to travel less than...

Southwest Airlines Announces The Launch of Daily Nonstop Service to Costa Rica.

Q TRAVEL - Southwest Airlines has announced the launch of daily nonstop service to Costa Rica. Service from Fort...

Financial Education in Costa Rica

In Costa Rica, a large part of the population still has inadequate or no access to finance. This...

Iran defeats Costa Rica in FIFA U-20 World Cup

(Q24N) – Iran edged past Costa Rica in FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Group C on...

Head-On Collission On The Ruta 27 Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

Q COSTA RICA - A car accident left one dead and another seriously injured Saturday afternoon on the...

Karina Ramos Confirms Her Departure From Channel 7

The beautiful Karina Ramos (crowned Miss Costa Rica 2014), is among the 49 people let go at Teletica,...

Today in History: May 20

1497 John Cabot sets sail from Bristol, England looking for a route to the west John Cabot (Italian: Giovanni...

That ‘Red Liquid’ In Your Meat Isn’t What You Think It Is

When purchasing red meat, including steaks, many grocery shoppers often find red liquid in the bottom of the...

Taxation Evaluating Asking The U.S. For Information On Airbnb Hosts in Costa Rica

Although Airbnb has offered to collect the sales tax for transactions made on rentals in Costa Rica through...

India’s TVS Motor Driving Into Costa Rica and Central America

One of India’s leading two and three-wheeler manufacturer, TVS Motor Company Limited, announced last week its alliance with...

President Solis Confirms The Decision Of Suspicious Foreigners “Pa’Fuera” (Out Of Here)

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica President, Luis Guillermo Solis, on Thursday backed the decision announced by the...

Banks Fear Increased Requests To Change Loans From Dollars to Colones

Q MONEY - A hike of ¢9.64 colones in the dollar exchange market since last Friday alone has...

Road To Monteverde To Get Asphalted After A Decade Of Waiting

Q COSTA RICA - It's been more than a decade of waiting. Meanwhile, visitors to Monteverde continue to...

Construction Of Santa Ana and Belen Bridge Has Begun

The expansion of the bridge over the Virilla river that connects Lindora de Santa Ana and Belen, Heredia...

Isreali PM Asks Costa Rica To Change UN Votes On Israel

Israel's Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told visiting Costa Rican Foreign Minister Manuel González Sanz on Thursday that the...

Heavy Rains Thursday Afternoon Flood Paseo Colon

Q COSTA RICA - The heavy rains this past week have caused problems all around the Greater Metropolitan...

Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus Now In Costa Rica

Q TECH - Released in March 2017, the Motorola Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus (a month later),...

Costa Rica Government Promises To Expel The “Bad Guys”

Q COSTA RICA - Are you a bad guy? Living in Costa Rica? You're out of here. Thinking...

Six Months Preventive Detention For Lebanese Linked To Shooting In Escazú

Q COSTA RICA - Ziad Akl, the brother of Elias Akl who was killed in Monday morning's shootout...

Monday, Could It Be The Day Of The ‘Platina’???

Monday (May 22) could be the day when the Alfredo González Flores, best known as the 'Platina' bridge...

New VAT Expected To Be Kept At 13 Percent

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica may opt for a lower value-added tax (VAT) rate if and when...

Aló…The History Of The Telephone In Costa Rica

If you have been in Costa Rica for more than a decade you will remember the "modern" (for...

Intelligence Service Had Recommended The Expulsion Of The Lebanese Brothers From Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA - The two Lebanese brothers, who on Monday one was shot and killed by assassins...

Security Minister Says ‘Private Schools Must Know Their Customers’

Q COSTA RICA - Gustavo Mata, the Minster of Public Security (MSP) has to be off his rocker,...

Young Boy Hurt In Monday’s Shootout Out Of Danger

The Hospital Nacional de Niños (Children's Hospital) in San Jose said on Tuesday the six-year-old boy, whose identity...

Costa Rica Investors Like Bricks and Mortar

QBUSINESS - Stable returns is the main characteristic of real estate funds which in Costa Rica have shown...

Dollar Exchange Hit ¢580 On Tuesday

Q COSTA RICA - The dollar exchange on Tuesday by some banks reached ¢580 colones for the sell....

Brenda Kellerman, The Tica On Her Way To Stardom On Mexico Television

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The warmth, effort and talent of Costa Ricans continues to echo abroad. Brenda Kellerman...

Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu,...