Two Morning Quakes Shake Costa Rica’s Central And North Pacific Coast

Two tremors of moderate magnitude were felt on Tuesday morning in the Central Pacific and North Pacific of...

Zika Outbreak Worsens In Jacó

QCOSTARICA - The outbreak of the Zika virus in the Central Pacific town of Jaco has worsened, health...

Zika Virus Outbreak in Jaco: 19 Cases So Far

QCOSTARICA - The number of patients with the Zika virus has reached 19 in the Pacific coastal community...

Dozen Homeless As Storm Floods Playa Jaco

QCOSTARICA - At least a dozen, among then seniors and children, were left homeless Sunday night at heavy...

Aunt Forced Her 15 Year-old Niece To Have Sex With 73 Year-old Man

QCOSTARICA - Threatened to be returned to the care of the  Patronato Nacional de la Infancia (PANI) -...

Travel Channel Comes To Playa Jacó, Costa Rica

(QCOSTARICA TRAVEL) We are very excited to share the news that Jaco Beach was selected to be on...

Luxury Resort Planned in Costa Rica’s Central Pacific

COSTA RICA NEWS -- An environmental impact study has been presented for a development, estimated at US$400 million,...

[SATIRE] Jacó Tope Actively Recruiting Prostitutes to Fill Horse Shortage

SATIRE From QMENTIRAS - the story is not real, all details are fabricated, and is not intended for...

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App Makes Downtown San Jose Parking A Snap

Parking in downtown San Jose is a challenge. Right? An app(lication) now makes life easier in the capital city, eliminating the time to looking...

RECOPE Sells Diesel Fuel That Is Less Polluting But Harmful To Some Engines

Though less polluting, the state refinery Refinadora Costarricense de Petróleo (Recope) admitted that the diesel it distributes since November to gasoline stations across the...

Guatemala to Claim US$122 Million From Odebrecht

Following the Brazilian construction company's abandonment of the road work contract that had been awarded, the government intends to make a claim on the...

Canadian Man Critically Injured Stuck in Costa Rica Because Ontario Has No Hospital Bed For Him

A Canadian man seriously injured in the Costa Rican jungle just wants to go home. But he can't, because no hospital in his native...

Panama Company Pleads Guilty In U.S. To Bribing Costa Rican Soccer Official

The Panama-based company, Mimo International Imports and Exports, on Wednesday pleaded guilty to the former president of the Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefútbol), Eduardo...

Mapping Costa Rica’s Aquifers

Through an alliance with the US Geological Survey, the government of Costa Rica will be carrying out an assessment of aquifers nationwide. The aim of...

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...

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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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“Nightly Closures of Pavas Airport Is A Stepback In Aviation”

QCOSTARICA - In an effort to save ¢180 million colones a year in operating costs, the Dirección General de Aviación Civil (DGAC) last week...

Downtown San Jose

QCOSTARICA - Downtown San Jose by Wayne Harrison, taken on December 1, 2015, posted on his Facebook page.   Click...

Mel Gibson Selling His “Rancho” In Costa Rica For Cool $29M

Mel Gibson Is Selling This 500-Acre Jungle Compound In Costa Rica For $29.8 Million. This is not a real estate pitch, rather a peek...

Government To Cup Perks At RECOPE

QCOSTARICA - The government announced this week that it hopes to slash more than ¢8.3 billion colones to be paid out to Recope national...

QToons: The Grand Canal of Nicaragua

Source: La Prensa (Nicaragua); Today Nicaragua