Failed Coupling Cause of Fatal Tuesday Morning Accident, Incofer President

A failure in the coupling of the locomotive was the cause of the tragic accident Tuesday morning, claiming...

Couple Killed, One Injured in Freak Morning Accident When A Flat Train Car Breaks Off Locomotive

A freak morning accident in San Rafael de Alajuela resulted in two dead when a train flat car...

Can The Traffic Police Force You To Get Out Of Your Vehicle?

Wednesday morning in Alajuela, apparently a driver was demanded to get out of his vehicle by officials of...

Speeding and Torrential Rains May Have Been Cause For Sunday’s Five Fatality Crash

A combinaton of speed and torrential rains may be the cause of the crash on Sunday, on the...

Poas Volcano Community Seeking Ways To Attract Visitors

Communities affected by the eruptions of the Poas volcano, which since April has cut tourism in their area,...

Prisoner Attempts Escape From La Reforma By Rolling Down Rocky Canyon Wall

Driving on the Ruta 27, ahead of the tolls heading west, if you look to the right while...

Church Apologizes to Don Evangelista and Returns Him to Zarcero Park

Q COSTA RICA - Archbishop Angel San Casimiro, Bishop of Alajuela, apologized to don Evangelista Blanco and reinstated...

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Mafias Control Import and Counterfeiting Of ‘La Sele’ T-shirts

When a world-class team like Spain's Real Madrid or Costa Rica's national team, La Sele and many others present a new line of clothing...

A Brazilian Politician Is Trying to Ban Bitcoin

You’ve probably heard and read about all the massive gains Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies had this year, and where there are money and freedom...

Should We Be Governed by Persuasion or by Force?

Margaret Thatcher, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, noted that “Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.” And indeed, we...

Multinational Companies Generated 13,754 New Jobs in 2017 in Costa Rica

The Coalición Costarricense de Iniciativas de Desarrollo (CINDE) - Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency -  and the Ministerio de Comercio Exterior (COMEX) - Ministry of...

OAS Members Avoiding the “Honduras Issue”

The Organization of American States (OAS) said it will wait till after Hernandez is sworn in to sign off on the organization's report on...

Drones confirm importance of Costa Rican waters for sea turtles

(Duke University) Hundreds of thousands of sea turtles come ashore to lay their eggs during mass-nesting events at Ostional National Wildlife Refuge on Costa...

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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...

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...

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...

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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Want To Know Why We Have High Gasoline Prices In Costa Rica?

TICO BULL - Want to know why we have high gasoline prices? Recope has a commercial to remind drivers to drive conscientiously and give...

Treneando: Ten Years of the Commuter Train In San Jose

QCOSTARICA - It was in October 2005 when the "Tren Urbano" - Commuter Train - made its way through San Jose, from San Pedro...

Costa Rica Visitors Spending More

(QCOSTARICA) The Central Bank (Banco Central de Costa Rica - BCCR) says it registered "an important" increase of foreign currency coming into the country...

Retail Growing in Malls

(QCOSTARICA) So far in 2015 12 shopping centres have been opened, in different formats, and by December 36 more projects will have been inaugurated,...

Progress in Costa Rica’s Entry into Pacific Alliance

The government has announced the signing of the process of incorporation, while business associations oppose the increased tariff liberalization which will come from membership...