Internet Purchases Would Pay Double Tax

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Political Humor

The cartoonists at Crhoy.com poke fun at the president-elect Carlos Alvardo and President Luis...

President Carlos Alvarado!

From @TicoTrafico‏ 

New Sele Shirts On Sale At Monge: Cash or Wear Today And Pay By The Month

The new Selección Nacional (National Team) jersey went on sale on Thursday. The originals...

In Upala ….. Because We Are World Power !!!!!

From Accidentes de Costa Rica we get these images of the resourcefulness of the...

Emilia Navas Is Costa Rica’s New Fiscal General (Chief Prosecutor)

Emilia Navas was elected this week as Costa Rica's new Fiscal General or Chief...

Next Government Will Not Be Able To Avoid Tax Reforms

The next government will not be able to avoid tax reforms.

The Alvardo’s To The Finish

Fabricio Alvarado and Carlos Alvarado - no relation - will spend the coming weeks...

Politics and Religion Don’t Mix

The Tribunal Supremo de Elecciones (TSE) - elections tribunal -  has ordered the Catholic...

Ticos Indecisive With Less Than Two Weeks To The Elections

Ticos are indecisive who to elect as their next president come February 4. Maybe...

Down To The Last Four Months

President Luis Guillermo Solis leaves office on May 8, 2018, after four years at...

Oh so true.

Legislators are off a for a month's paid vacation. Alien: "Take me to your leaders" People:...

Authorities Dismantle Gang Trafficking in Cholesterol and Triglycerides

VATICAN ENQUIRER -  Undercover agents in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, take down a dangerous gang...

#TravesíaSimpson por Costa Rica continues…

Following up on The Simpsons in Costa Rica, on Saturday the eponymous Springfield (in...

Homer Takes Marge To Poas, Canopies La Fortuna With Bart

Though the Poas Volcano is closed to regular tourists, the national park was open...

Álvarez Desanti Unintentionally Picks A Fight With Lady Gaga

Presidential candidate Antonio Alvarez Desanti unintentionally charged a Lady Gaga fan club for misuse...

What Did Homer Tell Keylor?

  ¡Pura vida maes! The Simpsons are in Costa Rica, continuing with their #TravesíaSimpson in...

Did Snow Really Fall On Costa Rica’s Chirripó?

The social networks are abuzz with a photo published first on Whatsapp, supposedly of...

Costa Rica’s Corruption

In this caricature by Crhoy.com, we see the Fiscal General (Chief Prosecutor) Emilia Navas...

Potholes…But Well Painted!

Potholes are so much part of the 'Tico' culture that work crews paint in...

BCR Promo Offers 2 Bags Of Chinese Cement To New Accounts

The happy days of banking are back at the State bank, the Banco de...

“Huele A Aguinaldo”

The "#aguinaldo", the annual bonus paid to all workers in Costa Rica, is around...

Costa Rica Snake Hitches Ride To Scotland

The Daily Record reports a snake hitched a free ride from Costa Rica to...

Traffic Lights In Costa Rica Explained

From at #trendeiditoas Facebook we get the traffic light system in Costa Rica explained. On...

“Get A Job, Hijueputa”

This photo posted on Twitter by TIERRA SANA says it all. #NoAlMaltratoAnimal pic.twitter.com/H00xU1cCp7 — TIERRA SANA...

Only In Samara!

Q COSTA RICA - There is no place a mariachi band won't go. Literally. This...

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Costa Rica to Offset National Team’s World Cup Carbon Footprint

Costa Rica will offset its national soccer team’s carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an...

Teachers, Muncipal & Health Workers Strike in San Jose!

Wednesday was a day of strikes and protests in downtown San Jose, as thousands of public sector employees took to the streets against the...

Medical Devices Company Announces Costa Rica Expandion and 1,100 New Jobs

Microvention-Terumo announced it will be doubling its production capacity in Costa Rica by the end of the year and plans to expand its facilities...

446 Direct Flights Connect Juan Santamaria (SJO) With Europe and The Americas

With the start of the flight from Frankfurt, Germany by Lufthansa, Costa Rica now has a record 446 direct flights a week between San...

Catholic Church Agrees to Mediate following Violent Protests in Nicaragua

The Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua (ECN) agreed on Tuesday to be the mediator and witness of a dialogue proposed by the Daniel Ortega administration...

Government Decrees Regulation For Breastfeeding Rooms In The Workplace

The Executive Branch of the government has signed a decree requiring companies, both public and private, employing more than 30 women, to have to...

Virilla Bridge Between Lindora and Belen Closed Nightly

Take note, the Virilla bridge connecting Lindora (Santa Ana) and Belen will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. every night starting today,...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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Watch Keeps Costa Rica Schoolkids Safe And In Touch With Their Parents

With the start of the new school year next week, many parents are concerned about their child's security. Although the latest regulations presented by the...

Gay Activist Challenges Parties

Lawyer and gay activist Marco Castillo has put his foot in the bee´s nest. This week he filed a writ challenging the Supreme Elections...

Bad Driver or Bad Roads?

QCOSTARICA - Is it case of bad driving or inadequate (bad) roads? You pick your choice. Maybe a bit of both. In any event,...

PROFESSIONAL SPORTS; STIFLING CRITICAL THOUGHT

I am not a sports fanatic. Not only am I not a sports fanatic, I possess an apathy for sports in general. I can...

New Feature: QOnly in Costa Rica

This new feature will depict the quirky side of Costa Rica, in photos and stories that will make you spin in your head and...