Thursday 4 March 2021
QCOSTARICA - To commemorate the Bicentennial of Costa Rica that occurs in 2021, Inverse Project has designed the Torre del Bicentenario for this important...

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Panasonic will invest US$10 M to move operations from Asia to Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Panasonic announced that it will invest US$10 million dollars in the expansion of its plant in Costa Rica, in order to move...

Discovery Channel began filming the second season of “Reversed” in Costa Rica

The filming of the second season of the reality show “ReverseD” on the Discovery Channel officially began last Sunday, February 21, in Atenas, in...

False dentist worked from his garage and charged ¢ 100,000 for ‘braces’ that come off in a few hours

QCOSTARICA - A 30-year-old man, who posed as a dentist, set up an office in the garage of a house in Siquirres, Limón, where...

Banana growers achieved record exports in the year of the pandemic

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's banana growers reached an export record in 2020, despite the impact of the pandemic, shipping fruit in new markets and...

FINCA PARAISO

Torre del Bicentenario: An envisioned project to commemorate Costa Rica’s 200th

QCOSTARICA - To commemorate the Bicentennial of Costa Rica that occurs in 2021, Inverse Project has designed the Torre del Bicentenario for this important...

LIGHTER SIDE OF COSTA RICA

Costa Rica COVID-19 Statistics

205,890
Total confirmed cases
Updated on 4 March 2021 2:26 am
2,824
Total deaths
Updated on 4 March 2021 2:26 am
185,045
Total recovered
Updated on 4 March 2021 2:26 am

"YO YO" EXCHANGE

¢607.96 Buy

¢615.43 Sell

04 March 2021 - At The Banks - BCCR

BLOGS & OPINION

REPORTS

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev celebrates his 90th birthday

Q REPORTS - The former leader of the Soviet Union and 1990 Nobel Peace...

US Latin America Policy Won’t Change Much, New ‘Thaw’ With Cuba Can’t be Ruled Out,

Q REPORTS - U.S. President Joe Biden is expected to outline his vision of...

Costa Rica urges the Americas to become the first region in the world free of child labor

Q REPORTS - On Thursday, February 11, through a virtual broadcast, Costa Rica encouraged...

Nicaragua begins vaccination against covid-19 in people with chronic diseases

TODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaragua, on Tuesday, March 2,  began to apply the Russian Sputnik...

LATIN AMERICA

Immigration issues resolution extending “tourist” visas

UPDATED: The DGME confirmed that anyone entering the country on or after December 17,...

TRAVEL

Best Places to Retire in Latin America in 2021 — InternationalLiving.com

International Living’s annual Global Retirement Index compares, contrasts, ranks, and rates 25 countries across...

EXPAT FOCUS

PHOTOS OF COSTA RICA

New Congress building to be inaugurated

The new building of the Legislative Assembly, the seat of Costa Rica's unicameral Legislature...

New commuter train in speed trials

The new commuter trains in up to 70 km/h speed tests in Heredia. Watch...

La Sabana

A view of La Sabana, the part, stadium, what will be the tallest building...

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Business & Econony

Greater demand for dollars in OPCs worries the Central Bank

QCOSTARICA - Complementary Pension Operators - Operadoras de Pensiones Complementarias (OPC) -  have become, in recent years, increasingly dollar-thirsty participants in the Costa Rican...

Today Costa Rica wakes up to an increase in fuel prices, the third this year

QCOSTARICA - At 12:01 am this Wednesday, fuels will be more expensive, as the third price hike of the year takes effect. The increase in...

Panasonic will invest US$10 M to move operations from Asia to Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Panasonic announced that it will invest US$10 million dollars in the expansion of its plant in Costa Rica, in order to move...

Loans in dollars loses attractiveness for those who earn in colones

QCOSTARICA - Loans in dollars, which had a great boom in 2000, began to slow down since 2016 and today, despite the fact that...