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On average of 200 Nicaraguans daily request refuge in Costa Rica

From June 18 to date, Costa Rica's immigration service, Dirección General de Migración y...

Missing American Found Lifeless In Shallow Grave, Hands and Feet Tied

Thomas Jeffrey Cook, 62, reported missing since August 23, in Jaco, was on Tuesday...

Well-known sports book owner “Tony” goes missing in Costa Rica

The Organismo de Investigacion Judicial (OIJ), confirmed they are investigating the disappearance of the...

On Strike or Vacation? 556 Teachers Supposedly On Strike Left The Country On Self-Given Vacation

Now in the sixth week of the national strike, we learn that the Ministry...

War Of Words: Nicaragua and Costa Rica Over The Two Ticos Arrested In Sunday’s Protests in Managua

Costa Rica president Carlos Alvarado and the government of Daniel Ortega are in a...

Yellow Alert For South Pacific; Intense Rains Expected

The Comisión Nacional de Emergencias (CNE) - national emergency comission -  raised the from...

Central Bank has used $1.1 billion of reserves to avoid abrupt increases in the price of the dollar

The Banco Central de Costa Rica (BCCR) - Central Bank of Costa - reported...

Dollar Could Hit ¢700 By The End of the Year

The dollar exchange rate could close 2018 and start 2019 in a range between ...

RECOPE Requests Increase In The Price of Fuel

The Refinadora Costarricense de Petróleo (RECOPE) requested on Friday an increase in the price...

#DontBeFooled: Tax reform does not include charging VAT for purchases made abroad

#DontBeFooled. False are the reports that the  Value Added Tax (VAT) - Impuesto Sobre...

Canada downs Costa Rica 3-1 in Women’s World Cup Qualifying

Costa Rica contained the Canadian attack in good form, in fact the first minutes...

Price of the dollar continues to rise, already hits ¢600 at banks

The price of the dollar exchange continues to rise and the sale value at...

MEP To Crosscheck With Immigration If More Striking Teachers Went On Vacation

While the majority of public school teachers protest in the streets, in front of...

Costa Rica Grants Political Asylum to Nicaraguan Human Rights Activist Alvaro Leiva

Costa Rica has officially granted political asylum to the executive secretary of the Nicaraguan...

Gustavo Matosas New Coach Of Costa Rica’s National Team

The Uruguayan, Gustavo Matosas is the new coach of Costa Rica's national team, FEDEFUTBOL...

Teacher’s Unions Agree To Continue Strike Indefinitely

The public school teacher's unions, the Asociación Nacional de Educadores (ANDE) and the Sindicato...

All Traveling In A Vehicle Must Identify Themselves If Asked By Police, Court Confirms

As reported Tuesday (October 9) afternoon by the Ministry of Public Works and Transportation...