Citi Group Cuts Costa Rica Growth Forecast

Costa Rica's growth forecast has been cut by Citigroup after Intel and Bank of...

U.S. Interception of Costa Rican Products With Pests Decreased

QCOSTARICA - According to data from the State Phytosanitary Service (SFE), part of the...

Costa Rica Entrepreneurs Cautious

(qCOSTARICA BUSINESS) The lack of changes in the economic outlook and the business and...

No Monkeying Around: Costa Rica Having A Good Banana Year So Far

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica banana sales up was 24% for first half of the year,...

Fitch Affirms Costa Rica at ‘BB+’; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Costa Rica's ratings as follows: Long-term foreign and local currency IDRs...

Costa Rica Losses in the Agricultural Sector

84,000 hectares of crops were flooded and 67,000 kilos of trout and tilapia, 24,000...

China Says Not In A Position To Buy Costa Rica Bonds

QCOSTARICA - China's government has said that it cannot at this time buy the...

Sales Tax Revenue Dropped In The Last Six Years

QCOSTARICA - Sales tax revenues have dropped in the past six years, when compared...

Costa Rica Inflation Remains Near Zero

The groups with the greatest contribution to the CPI in October 2016 and were...

Fitch Warns Costa Rica About Runaway Debt

COSTA RICA NEWS  - Fitch Ratings of London has issued a warning to Costa...

One Step Closer to a Tax Reform

The Costa Rican Legislature has accepted a fast track bill that would transform the...

No Change in Unemployment in Costa Rica

The working-age population has increased, offsetting an increase in the employed population, with the...

Fitch Revises Costa Rica’s Outlook To Negative; Affirms Ratings At ‘BB’

Fitch Ratings revised the rating of the Costa Rican economy from stable to negative,...

“September Deals” Kick Off This Weekend

September comes loaded with deals of up to 50% or more on merchandise that...

Costa Rica Stock Market Activity Shrinking

The failure of the Central Government's latest effort sell bonds on the local financial...

IMF Warns Costa Rica At Risk of Abrupt Financial Adjustment

QCOSTARICA - The high fiscal deficit that is dragging Costa Rica could cause the...

Imports Down 18%

  QCOSTARICA - In the first three months of the year imports totaled US$3.679 billion,...

Cost Ricaa Autoparts US$200 Million Market

In 2017 imports of vehicle parts in Costa Rica totaled close to US$200 million,...

Credit Card Slow Down Though Business Continues To Be Profitable

(QCOSTARICA) The credit card portfolio in the banking sector weakened in the last two...

Toshiba Lands in Tiquicia!

Costa Rica continues to be an attraction for international companies, the latest being electronics...

Costa Rica Credit Card Debt Up 14%

The number of cards in circulation grew by 13% between January 2017 and the...

Government Presents Five Year Plan To Heal Country’s Financial Problems

With only weeks to go of this current administration, Finance Minister, Édgar Ayales, is...

Costa Rica: Annual Inflation up to March 3.05%

QCOSTARICA - A slight slowdown was seen compared with the data for February, inflation...

Costa Rica Lifts Limits on Dollar Loans

(Reuters) - Costa Rica scrapped limits on dollar loans on Wednesday as external headwinds...

Costa Rica Looks to Stave Off ‘Ratings Downgrade’ With Tax Increase

(Bloomberg) Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solis called on lelgislators to approve tax increases...

Higher Dollar Exchange Smacks ICE Finances

COSTA RICA NEWS -- ICE, the state electrical monopoly, received the worst shock in...

ICT Betting On US$30 Million Convention Centre

COSTA RICA NEWS - The Instituto Costarricense de Turismo (ICT) is betting on the development...

Dollar Could Hit ¢700 By The End of the Year

The dollar exchange rate could close 2018 and start 2019 in a range between ...

Costa Rica Exported More Than US$3.3 Billion In Technology

Costa Rica exports in technology, information and communication (ICT) are valued at US$3.3 billion,...

IMF Mission Concludes Visit to Costa Rica: “Unsustainable Fiscal Imbalance”

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The favourable conditions in the global economy allowed Costa...

More Warnings Over Fiscal Deficit

Standard & Poor's maintained Costa Rica's debt rating at BB, but warned that it...

Costa Rica Economy Slows Dow Due to Less Domestic Demand

QCOSTARICA - The Central Bank (Banco Central de Costa Rica)  has confirmed the decline...

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