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 seeking votes to become...

Politics and Religion Don’t Mix

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

Ticos Indecisive With Less Than Two Weeks To The Elections

Ticos are indecisive who to elect as their next president come February 4. Maybe a flip of the...

Down To The Last Four Months

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

Oh so true.

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

Costa Rica’s Corruption

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

“Huele A Aguinaldo”

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

Semana Santa Is Over…The Clean Up Never Happens.

Semana Santa is over. This Crhoy.com cartoon shows what the country's beaches look like this morning. In the caption,...

Humour Tico Style

(QHumour) "The shameful road to Cartago will receive the independence torch" is the title the Crhoy.com humour where...

QToons: PLN Politics

While Jose Maria Figueres Olsen announced his run for the PLN presidential nomination for 2018, Oscar Arias says...

QTOONS: Political Dreaming!

The caption in this 'toon' by Crhoy.com reads: "GOVERNMENT SAYS IT FULFILLED MOST OF ITS GOALS IN 2015"

QTOONS: The “Perfect” Vehicle For Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA -The creative minds at Crhoy.com bring us the "perfect" vehicle that should be at Expomovil for the...

QToons: Fill Up While ‘Low’ Prices Last

Fill the tank and all the pots in case prices go up again!  

QTOONS: Again An Oscar For Costa Rica

In this Cryhoy.com caricature we see Steve Harvey presenting our beloved Oscar (Arias).  

QToons Cruz Roja (Red Cross) Running Low on Funds

9-1-1, what is the emerengy? We're running out of money to continue helping.

And Here’s …. Carlos!

QCOSTARICA | Costa Rica has a new minister of Transport, Carlos Villalta, who takes over the job of...

Taxi Drivers Protest Against Uber

LIGHTER SIDE | I think he's taking the long route.  Taxi drivers take to the streets in protest...

QTOONS: Sean Penn Offers Costa Rica’s Spy Master Help With Information Leaks

QCOSTARICA - You have to like this timely caricature by Crhoy.com of Costa Rica's very own spymaster, sorry...

QToons: ICJ Hands Out Red And Yellow Cards

I have give kudos to the creative minds at crhoy.com.

QToons: Festival de la Luz 2015

Is this what many will see tonight during the most important festival of the holiday season, the Festival...

QToons: The Aguinaldo

The Aguinaldo is in the streets ... and so are the vultures!

QToons: In Costa Rica, Every Car Pays A New

Words to live by in Costa Rica, when it comes to the marchamo (annual circulation permit),  "every car...

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Increase In Passenger Arrivals Saturates San Jose Airport

The hundreds of tourists arriving at Costa Rica's main international airport, the Juan Santamaria (SJO), in San Jose eager to discover the beauties of...

The Puntarenas Cow Stare Down!

During my current visit to the Nicoya Peninsula, this cow in Playa Tambor was very vigilant of my presence. She followed my every move,...

Meet the Dark Side of Brazil’s Legendary Rio Carnival

Brazil’s female samba dancers the spill the beans on the darker side of working at the iconic Rio de Janeiro Carnival. Viviane Morais Ferreira Guimarães,...

Shrimp Conflict Between Mexico and Honduras Continues

It has been four months since Mexican authorities blocked shrimp imports from Honduras, with no solution in sight in the short term. Alleging the presence...

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica: The Next Tulum

(Nytimes.com) As Tulum has become overrun with Los Angelenos and New Yorkers trying to recreate the cultures of their own hometowns in a more...

Costa Rica’s Election: It Wasn’t the Economy, Stupid!

Is it the economy, stupid? A preliminary analysis would have concluded that such a maxim would prevail in Costa Rica’s presidential race: unemployment is...

Canada To Open Free Trade Talks With Mercosur Group Of South American Countries

(Reuters) - The Canadian government plans to open free trade talks with the four-nation Mercosur trading bloc in South America, an official said on...

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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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Drug Traffickers Destroying Large Sections of Central America Forests: Report

Q24N (Insightcrime.org) A new study estimates that up to 30% of all deforestation in three Central American countries is due to cocaine trafficking, providing...

Presidenta Signs Internet Freedom Declaration

Costa Rica's presidenta, Laura Chinchilla, has signed the Declaration of Internet Freedom. When signing the declaration, she  said:  The Internet has brought a new level of...

Costa Rica Readying To Sign Trade Deal With EFTA

Legislators making up the Legislative Committee on International Relations and Foreign Trade (Comisión de Relaciones Internacionales y Comercio Exterior de la Asamblea Legislativa) gave...

Casa Presidencial Lays Off 216 “Trusted” Employees

Casa Presidencial has handed out 216 pink slips to "trusted" employees, part of the change of government that takes place on May 8. In no...

President-Elect Receives Credentials, Celebrates His 56th

Luis Guillermo Solís awoke Friday morning to congrats on his 56th birthday and to prepare to receive from the Tribunal Supremos de Elecciones (TSE)...