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) -...

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) ,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Feeling The Cold?

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

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...

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...

A Mega Port With No Access

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

China Cranes Costly

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

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...

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...

Violence Seizes City of Limon

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

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...

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...

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...

It’s Time Limón To Awaken!

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

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...

Sixaola Bridge Construction Closer To Reality

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

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...

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Panama moved a step closer to building a rail link to the Costa Rican border on Thursday, December 7 with the signing of an...

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Four Mexicans, linked to the assault on two jewelry stores in Escazu, were arrested Wednesday when they tried to leave the country, three detained...

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The 60 conventions planned for the next five years in Costa Rica will bring together more than 32,000 people and have an economic impact...

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In Costa Rica, the central government and its agencies often keep secret files and detials of contracts for public works. Although the practice has...

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

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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...

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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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