Thursday 2 April 2020

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Minister of Health: “nobody has to be on the street if it is not extremely necessary”

Minister of Health: "nobody has to be on the street if it is not...

We’re not on vacation

The Fuerza Publica (national police) will ensure that tourists stay off the beaches of...

You can avoid the Covid-19: Stay Home!

    You can avoid the Covid-19: Stay Home! Join the #QuedateEnCasa in Costa Rica!

Prevention starts at home …

Prevention of the coronavirus covid-19 starts at home ...

President Alvarado Turns To Mendez To Clean The Mess At Casa Presidencial

Costa Rica president Carlos Alvarado has given the task of putting the house (Casa...

UPAD: Government of Carlos Alvarado Sinks To Bottom

The "decretazo" UPAD has an unleashed a political scandal sinking the government of Carlos...

Nothing happened here!

President Carlos Alvarado, despite explaining ad nauseam that "nothing happened" AND apologizing for the...

The Presidential (U)PAD

The Defensoria de los Habitantes calls on President Carlos Alvarado for an accounting on...

President complains because he inherited a “mortgaged” country

  In the CRhoy.com caricature, we see President Carlos Alvarado (left) painting the typical Costa...

Though President Proclaimed Cuts In Electricity Rates, 2020 Will Bring Increases

Though President Carlos Alvarado publicly announced cuts in electricity rates, we will see increases...

Court is reluctant to let go of their bonuses!

The Judicial branch says the Comptroller General's office does not have jurisdiction to force...

President Alvarado announces 3 trips abroad in less than a month

President Alvarado announces 3 international trips in less than a month Caption: I'll have back...

The question we all ask ourselves: What do the two vice presidents do?

Did you know Costa Rica has two vice presidents? Yes, there are. And what...

“Super Charlie”

Costa Rican president Carlos Alvarado I heading to New York on Wednesday amid "secretism". ...

Thousands Already Paid Their Marchamo

Some 41,000 plus owners of vehicles have already paid their 2020 Marchamo, the annual...

Taxi Drivers Join The ANEP

The formal taxi drivers (red taxis) formally joined the ANEP led by Albino Vargas...

Presidential Disapproval!

Faced with a 65% negative approval rate, President Carlos Alvarado will be facing the...

Don’t Worry, President Has A Plan To Face Daunting Economic Conditions

President Carlos Alvarado and his economic team present a plan to face a daunting...

Costa Rica 1, Albino Vargas 0

Albino Vargas, unquestionaly the most powerful union leader in Costa Rica, would be the...

Clash Between Taxi Drivers Who Want To Work And Those Not

During Tuesday's protest by the "official" or "red" taxi drivers, a clash broke out...

It’s September and Teachers Are Back On Strike. Again.

Public school teachers vow to extend their new strike past the September 12 deadline....

An Uphill Battle!

The Government of Carlos Alvarado faces a complicated path to ask for more money.

Costa Rica Unemployment Rate Goes Up to 11.9%

From April to June of this year, the unemployment rate in Costa Rica stood...

Niot The Fake News?/?!!

Francisco Prendas defends his not having all the facts but asserts it is not...

Etched In Stone

The fight of the Taxi drivers against Uber is etched in stone. Period.

Government hires communications agency for ¢150 million

The Presidency (government) has hired acommunications agency to the tune of ¢150 million colones...

Unions up the pressure on the president

Iin the caricature we see Albino Vargas, head of one of the most powerful...

Albino Vargas Stirs The Fire And Calls For A National Strike. Again.

Albino Vargas is stirring the fire and made a call to huelga nacional (national...

Squeezing Out Every Single Last Colon

In the caricature we see the Ministra de Hacienda (Minister of Finance), Rocio Aguilar,...

Starting July 1 all services will be taxed with 13% VAT

Starting July 1 all services will be taxed with 13% Value Added Tax (VAT)...

Opposition asks government to put aside CO2 to boost economic reactivation

With the economy wilting and employment falling, the opposition is asking the government of...

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