kolbimusica(QENTERTAINMENT) Costa Rica’s state-owned telecom operator ICE, under its Kolbi brand, has officially launched a new music streaming app dubbed Kolbi Musica in a bid to compete with rival streaming services from Claro and Movistar.

The service currently offers access to 25 million songs for ¢3,200 colones a month; pre-paid customers can spread the cost at ¢800 a week.

To entice customers, Kolbi is offering 30 days free.

Users will also be able to create playlists, watch videos and access news about national and international music event via the app.

In September Kolbi launched a series of new prepay plans complete with extra bundled data for social network use.