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Saturday 27 May 2017

Science & Technology Minister Resigns For Participating In PLN Party Internal Elections

Q COSTA RICA - Carolina Vasquez Soto has been appointed as the new head of Costa Rica's ministry...

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...

Solis Laments OAS Secretary General Almagro’s Aggressive Approach to Venezuelan Crisis

Q COSTA RICA - President Luis Guillermo Solis said the “belligerence” of the Secretary General of the Organization...

Costa Rica Looks “Brighter Now”, says President Solis

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solis begins his last year in office saying it's...

U.S. To Require Visa Applicants To Provide Social Media History And 15 Years Work and Travel History

Q COSTA RICA - The so-called “extreme vetting” urged by U.S. President Donald Trump could likely affect some...

Bureaucracy And The New Convention Center

Q COSTA RICA - In Costa Rica the new Centro Nacional de Congresos y Convenciones (CNCC) - National...

Women Have Disappeared From Presidential Ballots

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica has had its woman president. Is that enough? It may appear so...

Costa Rica Looking To Reactivate Deportation of Cubans

Q COSTA RICA - From Casa Presidencial, the government of Luis Guillermo Solis is looking to reactive, as...

Alvarez Desanti The PLN Choice For 2018!

Q COSTA RICA - After a short but intense campaign, on Sunday the Partido Liberacion Nacional (PLN) held...

US Migration Policies To Dominate Mexico-Central America Summit To Be Held in San Jose

San José (AFP) - US President Donald Trump's hardline anti-immigrant policies are likely to dominate a summit of...

Former Costa Rican VP : ‘Window of Opportunity Can Close’ on Latin America-EU Relations

Q COSTA RICA - The head of the Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB) has insisted that an alliance between...

President Solis In Washington Expressed Concern About The Effect Of Possible Deportations

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solis, Thursday in Washington, expressed his concern about the...

Costa Rica and Nicaragua Agree To More Cooperation in Fight Against Organized Crime and Drug Trafficking

Q COSTA RICA (Insightcrime.org) A high level meeting between officials in Costa Rica and Nicaragua is expected to...

Australia May Not Take Central American Refugees in Costa Rica in U.S. Deal

Q COSTA RICA - The 200 Central American refugees offered temporary protection in Costa Rica and to be...

Oscar Arias: “To Kill A Person Is Homicide, To Kill All In A Town Of Hunger Is Called Chavismo”

Q COSTA RICA - Costa Rica's Former President and Nobel Peace Prize Winner Oscar Arias had strong words...

Otto Guevara Confirms He Will Run For President. Again.

Q COSTA RICA - If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. In the case of the...

Government Proposes Salary Cap On Public Sector Employees

Q COSTA RICA / The Luis Guillermo Solis administration has resuscitated an opposition party bill that would place...

Costa Rica’s Former Ambassador In Havana Sees It Difficult to Do Business With Cuba

Q COSTA RICA / Rodrigo Carreras, who up to December 31 (2016) was the Costa Rica's Ambassador to...

Otto’s Crew Take Control Of Congress: Stopping The Government’s Tax Plan High On Their Agenda

Q COSTA RICA / The fate of President Luis Guillermo Solis' proposed tax plan that would see increases...

Marx’s Predictions Failed: There are Fewer and Fewer Poor People

Q FRONT PAGE -Karl Marx’s ideas have been put into action dozens of times in different parts of...

Conrad Black: Donald Trump Understands America In Ways Smug Canadians Can’t

Q24N - Former media baron Conrad Black, who once through Toronto-based Hollinger Inc. held control of Costa Rica's...

Billionaire Carlos Slim Sees Big Potential for Mexico in Trump Era

Q24N - Mexico business magnate and President of Grupo Carso, Carlos Slim, said he sees good opportunities for...

Luis Alberto Monge: The Last Of The “Constituents” of Costa Rica Dead at 90

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - Luis Alberto Monge Álvarez (December 29, 1925 – November 29, 2016), president of...

President Solis Star Of His Own Television Show

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - If other leaders around the world can have their own television show, why...

The Trump Effect on Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA) To the surprise of many Donald Trump won "bigly" the presidency of the United States.  In Costa...

Costa Rican President Reiterates Rejection Of U.S. Blockade Against Cuba

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solis, stated Tuesday that the U.S. blockade imposed against Cuba for more...

“Costa Rica Essential” in Seoul

With an eye to opening up new business opportunities for domestic exporters, the Foreign Trade of Costa Rica...

President Solis In South Korea, His 13th Trip Abroad So Far This Year

(QCOSTARICA) On Tuesday, President Luis Guillermo Solis began a four-day trip to South Korea in an effort to...

Abel Pacheco: “Trump Is Interesting … As A Psychiatric Case”

QCOSTARICA - Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump "is interesting, as a psychiatric case", for former Costa Rica...

Oscar Arias Says “No” To President In 2018, Warns He is Not Leaving Politics

(QCOSTARICA ) Former President Oscar Arias had said definitely he will not be running for a third term...

Will Or Will He Not? The Answer Maybe Tonight. Or Not.

QGOSSIP - Oscar Arias is expected to take to the airwaves tonight (Tuesday) to make an announcement about...

“Repopulating The City” Is The Mayor Of San Jose Greatest Goal!

(QCOSTARICA) From the mayor's chair in San Jose, Johnny Araya wants to convert the capital city into a...