Saturday 4 December 2021

Malls will not ask for QR to avoid conflicts with customers

QCOSTARICA - Most shopping centers in Costa Rica rule out requesting their customers QR codes for complete vaccination against covid-19 when entering, their spokespersons confirmed. They prefer to continue at 50% of their capacity so...

Bar asks the Police for help for anti-vaxx demanding entry without a QR code

QCOSTARICA - A San Jose bar had to resort to calling police Thursday night, to remove an individual who threatened to sue them for...

Travel by bus to Nicaragua through the Tablillas border now available

QCOSTARICA - As of Friday, December 3, those who need to travel to and from Costa Rica to Nicaragua by bus, will have a...

QR code: businesses avoid asking for it, sacrificing capacity

QCOSTARICA - Few, if any, businesses began this December...

Ruta 32 Re-opened!

QCOSTARICA - The MOPT announced the re-opening of the...

Daniel Salas: Not a matter of if, but when Omicron arrives in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - "Omicron has the potential to worsen the pandemic," affirms the Minister of Health that, in theory, the new omicron variant does have...

San José cancels Zapote bullfights

QCOSTARICA - The Municipality of San José announced Thursday the cancellation of the traditional bullfights of Zapote this year because there were no bidders...

Costa Rica without an army: who defends us?

QCOSTARICA - December 1, 1948, marked a before and after in the history of Costa Rica: the army disappeared. And, with this, came a...

Finca Paraiso

When bees get a taste for dead things: Meat-eating ‘vulture bees’ in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Typically, bees don’t eat meat. However, a...

San Jose in the earlier days

Photos posted on FB by Tiquicia retro

San José in the 70s

This was downtown San José (Costa Rica) in the...

Puente de Río Lagarto, Costa Rica

TODAY COSTA RICA - People see the bridge over...

The Gran Hotel Costa Rica rises from the ashes of its past

TODAY COSTA RICA - In 1910 the famous Hotel El Francés de Monsieur Vigny, located where the La Gloria store is today, was acquired...

Blogs & Opinion

Sticks and stones: Johnny Araya and José María Figueres

RICO's DIGEST - Johnny Araya, who is being investigated for alleged acts of corruption...
Paying the bills

All about covid-19

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica reached 90% of the target population (over 12 years old) with at least one dose of the covid-19 vaccine and...

Costa Rica COVID-19 Statistics

Total confirmed cases
Updated on 4 December 2021 8:51 am
Total deaths
Updated on 4 December 2021 8:51 am
Total active cases
Updated on 4 December 2021 8:51 am

COSTA RICA Vaccination statistics

COVID-19 Global tracker

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Dollar exchange rate

¢628.74 Buy

¢636.04 Sell

04 December 2021 - At The Banks - BCCR



American Christians busted pushing conversion therapy in Costa Rica

Q REPORTS (LGBTQ  Nation) Therapists linked to two U.S. organizations are telling LGBTQ people in Costa Rica that homosexuality is wrong and that only...

No Vaccine for the Pandemic of Violence Against Women in Latin America

Q REPORTS (IPS) - Despite significant legal advances in...

Global remittances will grow 7.3% this year boosted by Latin America

Q REPORTS (EFE) Global migrant remittances to developing countries...

Latin America

Omicron variant arrives in Latin America with first two cases in Brazil

(AFP) The government of Sao Paulo, Brazil, confirmed on Tuesday two positive cases of the new variant of the omicron coronavirus, the first in...

‘El Chapo’ wife sentenced to prison

Q24N - Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of the...

Ruling party concedes defeat to Xiomara Castro in Honduras elections

Q24N - The ruling National Party of Honduras on...

7.5 earthquake shakes the northern jungle of Peru

Q24N (Lima, Peru) A 7.5-magnitude earthquake shook the northern...

A Black Friday with few buyers in Central America

Q24N (Efe) Striking posters with offers of up to...

El Salvador to Build Cryptocurrency-Fueled ‘Bitcoin City’


Panama’s economic activity expands 14.9% in first nine months of 2021

Q24N - The monthly index of economic activity (IMAE)...

El Salvador removes covid restrictions for travelers entering the country

Q24N (EFE) The Directorate of Migration and Foreigners announced...

Panama on the verge of regulating the law on the legal use of cannabis

Q24N (EFE) Carlos Ossa has been illegally introducing to...
Paying the bills


New U.S. COVID-19 international travel testing rules take effect Monday

(Reuters) New rules requiring international air travelers arriving in the United States to obtain a negative COVID-19 test within one day of travel will...

Omicron variant of Covid unravels travel industry’s comeback plans

Tourism businesses that were just finding their footing after...

Secret Costa Rica Destinations Recommended by Locals

Q TRAVEL ( There is nothing better when traveling...

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

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

San José in the 70s

This was downtown San José (Costa Rica) in the...

Expat Focus

Travel by bus to Nicaragua through the Tablillas border now available

QCOSTARICA - As of Friday, December 3, those who need to travel to and from Costa Rica to Nicaragua by bus, will have a...
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Q Magazine

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Business & Econony








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