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Tuesday 26 September 2017

Collapse Of Old Sixaola Railraod Bridg Temporarily Closed Passage Between Costa Rica And Panama

  The collapse of the old Sixaola (Limon) railroad bridge on Monday afternoon forced the closure of the modular...

OIJ “Can’t Hold On To Their Man”

While the Canadian Mounties (Canadian Mounted Police) have the reputation of "always getting their man", Costa Rica's Organismo...

Totally Unacceptable. Man Shot Over Stale Bread in Pococi

It was in La Rita, Pococi, in the province of Limon, that a woman complained to the local...

Man Calls OIJ To Pick Him Up For Murder

Q COSTA RICA - From the strange and pretty rare in Costa Rica, but true department, a man...

25 Year Prison Sentence For Killing American Pensioner Made Her Laugh

Q COSTA RICA - Sisters Ruth and Dayana Gaytán Ramírez, 23 and 21, were sentenced Monday afternoon to...

Four People On Trial In Limon For Killing American Whose Body Was Never Found

Q COSTA RICA - No body, no problem, the case of homicide moves forward, is the decision of...

Senior Murdered In Pococi For His Pension Money

Q COSTA RICA - While it is unclear the motive behind Steve Stephens' cold blooded murder of a...

Residents of Puerto Viejo, Limon Held Beachside Memorial For Canadian Killed in Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA - Some 200 people got together to walk to Playa Cocles, in the Caribbean coastal...

Sixaola Bridge Construction Closer To Reality

Q COSTA RICA - The construction of a new bridge between Costa Rica and Panama to a step...

Woman Tosses Baby Inside A Bag To Save It From The Flood

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - With faith in her heart, a woman tossed her neighbour's baby inside a...

Feeling The Cold?

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The Tropical Storm, that turned to a Tropical Depression and later today to...

Costa Rica Issues “Green Alert” For Caribbean and South Pacific For Hurricane Matthew

(QCOSTARICA) The National Emergency Commission (Comisión Nacional de Emergencias - CNE) issued a "green alert" for the province...

30 Year-Old Man Convicted For Touching Breasts of Minor

QCOSTARICA - Touching a minor's breasts landed a Pococí, Limon man a 30 month conviction. The Pococí flagrancy court...

A Mega Port With No Access

QCOSTARICA - Delays in the  Ministerio de Obras Publicas y Transportes (MOPT) is threatening the Moin container terminal...

The Rain Will Not Let Up in Limón

(QCOSTARICA) - The country is in a state of emergency over heavy rainfall and flooding in the Caribbean...

China Cranes Costly

(QCOSTARICA) Two cranes donated by the People's Republic of China to Costa Rica in 2009 are rarely used...

Violence Seizes City of Limon

(QCOSTARICA) There men were killed Thursday in the centre of Limon, in less than four hours in two...

MOPT Says Bridge Over Chirripo River Is OK, Contradicting Last Year’s “Almost Falling”

(QCOSTARICA) - The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Transportes  - MOPT) ,...

Heavy Weekend Rain Flooded 120 Homes In Caribbean

(QCOSTARICA) The downpoursbetween Saturday and Sunday in the Caribbean and northern area of the country caused the flooding...

It’s Time Limón To Awaken!

QCOSTARICA - A free zone (Zona Franca), two hotel developments and a condominium estimated at US$185 million and...

International Airport Proposed for Limón, Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA (Crhoy.com) A US group has offered the Costa Rican government financing for the construction of an international...

10.000 Homes In Costa Rica’s Coasts At Risk Of Being Demolished

QCOSTARICA - Thousand of homes built within 200 metres from the shoreline, the Zona Marítimo Terrestre (ZMT) -...

American Business Group Proposing Construction of Modern Airport in Limón

COSTA RICA NEWS - Representatives of the Mel Group, based in the U.S.,  met with legislative members of...

Floods in Guácimo Up To Two Metres High

The communities of Escoica, La Lucha, Santa Rosa and Camarones, in the province of Limón, were the most...

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You Can’t Take Pictures of Public Buildings In Costa Rica?

Rico's TICO BULL - Journalist Freddy Serrano writes on social media he was verbally and physically assaulted by a private security guard, by the last...

Interest Payments Stifling Costa Rica’s Public Finances

In Costa Rica, interest payments rose from 1.5% to 1.7% of GDP, and this increase accounts for 32% of the increase in total spending...

Costa Rica Lifts Price Controls In Mobile Telecom Market

The Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) - Costa Rica's Superintendency of Telecommunications - has declared that the country’s mobile market is now considered competitive following...

Costa Rica Looking To UAE Investments For The Logistics Sector

(Abu Dhabi) Costa Rica is aiming to become a major logistics hub in Central America and Caribbean region with a US$1 billion mega-port project. Jhon...

Lots of Rain and Cool, Landslides and Flooding

September and October are the months for the worst of the rainy season, where the rains are intense and temperature a few degrees cooler...

Buffalo Farming in Costa Rica

They're big and strong but versatile and gentle. For milk production, they are better than cows or goats because they produce longer during the...

Deadly Earthquake Could Cost Mexico US $10 Billion, One Percent of Its GDP

The September 19 earthquake that hit Mexico could cost the country up to one percent of its Gross Domestic Product, according to an estimate...

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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...

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...

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...

Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

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