Tuesday 9 August 2022

Central Bank former president sees it unlikely that Costa Rica will fall into recession

QCOSTARICA - The possibility that the country falls into an economic recession during 2022 and 2023 is unlikely, assured Rodrigo Cubero, former president of the Banco Central de Costa Rica) -  Central Bank, who...

This week will be key to defining the future of RTV

QCOSTARICA - One of the first tasks that the leaders of the Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Transportes (MOPT) - Ministry of Public Works...

A wet Monday is in store

QCOSTARICA - Have your umbrella at the ready this Monday as Tropical Wave #25 does its thing throughout most of the country. By Tuesday...

President Chaves wants to set ‘ceiling’ on gasolline prices

QCOSTARICA - President Rodrigo Chaves, on Wednesday, requested a...

Winning the presidency with only 20% of valid votes is proposed

QCOSTARICA - In order to save resources for the...

July 2022 the month with the most road deaths in the last 28 years

QCOSTARICA - Last month, July, closed with 44 deaths on the road, this being the highest figure in the last 28 years. June also...

Pavas Health Area warns of dengue outbreaks in two communities

QCOSTARICA - The Pavas Health Area asked the residents of the area to take extreme sanitary measures after the dengue outbreaks in two locations. Health...

Decrees lower tarrifs on rice imports and eliminate price controls

QCOSTARICA - Consumers may soon get some relief from the rising prices of food, following the signing of two executive decrees on Wednesday that...

Finca Paraiso

50 years ago: Juan Santamaría Airport reported 79 daily flights

TODAY COSTA RICA - Original text published by La...

How much does it cost to go to Cocos Island for a tico?

TODAY COSTA RICA - The treasure that makes Costa...

Chirripó National Park opens ticket sales for climbs in August, September and October

QCOSTARICA  - The Área de Conservación La Amistad Pacífico...

Meet the monster of Rio Frio

QCOSTARICA -From Alan Jara, we have a photo of the huge reptile, the largest known, that lives in the territories of the Río Frío,...
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QCOSTARICA - The Ministry of Health reported 34 people lost their lives in the last week due to Covid-19, for an average of five...
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Worrisome: Health Minister issues order for officials to get permission to talk to the press

RICO's DIGEST - Something terribly wrong is going on at the Ministerio de Salud...

Reports

Journalism in exile and the battle for the truth

Q REPORTS - La Prensa newspaper announced the reorganization of its newsroom in exile, to protect its journalists from the fierce police persecution unleashed...

Caro Quintero: Historic Narco Arrested Who Tried to Hide in Costa Rica

Q REPORTS -  Mexico's navy on Friday captured drug...

International commission will travel from Costa Rica to the border with Nicaragua in an attempt to enter Nicaragua

Q24N (CONFIDENCIAL) An international commission composed of parliamentary deputies,...

Pandemic generated the loss of 25 million jobs in Latin America

Q24N (EFE) The covid-19 pandemic generated the loss of...

Latin America

“The green madness”: Thousands of dollars found in a dump in Argentina

Q24N - Multiple versions of a hidden treasure have shaken the town of Las Parejas, a city in the department of Belgrano, province of...

Daniel Ortega considered one of the best presidents in the Americas

TODAY NICARAGUA – A whopping 77.3% of the population...

Pepe Mujica favors legalizing drugs to hurt traffickers

Q24N (MercoPress) “Drug trafficking is worse than drugs because...

Argentines dump their currency in northern provinces and trade with Bolivian money

Q24N (MercoPress)  With the Argentine economy in shambles, inflation...

Medellin #3 in Time Out’s top 10 of 53 best cities for 2022

QCOLOMBIA – Every year, Time Out quizzes thousands of...

La Prensa reporters placed under arrest for 90 days for reporting expulsion of nuns

TODAY NICARAGUA – A Nicaraguan judge has ruled two...

Chile looking ahead to a recovered 2022/23 cruise season

Q24N - After almost three disastrous years for the...

Abortion: Salvadorean woman sentenced to 50 years

Q24N - A woman in El Salvador has been...

Nicolás Maduro showed for the first time the Iranian combat drones assembled in Venezuela

Q24N -  The regime of Nicolás Maduro showed for...
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Travel

New ultra-low-cost airline will start operations in Costa Rica in October

QCOSTARICA - Good news if your plans to travel and can wait a couple of months, with the announcement of a new ultra-low-cost airline...

UK now Costa Rica’s top European source market.

Q TRAVEL - According to the Instituto Costarricense de...

Immigration will add 75 officials at airports to reduce waiting times

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's immigration service, the Dirección General...

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Driving a LandCruiser in Costa Rica

Rio Grande de Orosi. Ruta del Humo, Cartago. Club Land...

The beauty of Christmas in Costa Rica

This beautiful house is located in Buenos Aires de...

Air France pilot records his takeoff from Juan Santamaría (Video)

QCOSTARICA - An Air France airline pilot, Guillaume Laffon,...

Expat Focus

The Ultimate Cons of Living in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the most desired locations to live for many Expats around the world, but before moving to the country, it’s...

One is the New Two in Latin America

FYI. This story is over 4 years old. Expat-Chronicles - In...

Parents opposed to vaccinating their children may lose custody

Parents who oppose vaccinating their children may end up...
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