Tuesday 7 December 2021

If the word of the year 2020 was a pandemic, that of 2021 was …

(SEMANA.com) The Merriam-Webster dictionary on the internet announced that "vaccine" is the word of the year 2021, after registering significant interest in a term that it said went beyond the medical dimension to dominate...

New cold push will increase wind speed in mountains ranges and Guanacaste

QCOSTARICA - A new cold push will increase the speed of the winds between Wednesday and Thursday, so that in the mountainous areas, mountain...

Container crisis hits street vendors

QCOSTARICA - The shipping container crisis that is not expected to end anytime soon has affected street vendors in Costa Rica. In the pre-COVID...

San José cancels Zapote bullfights

QCOSTARICA - The Municipality of San José announced Thursday...

Fourth pandemic wave will halt tourism recovery until 2023

QCOSTARICA - The world faces a fourth pandemic wave...

Costa Rica becomes an international benchmark for migratory model for labor in the agricultural sector

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica became an international benchmark due to the binational agreements that it managed to establish, both with Nicaragua and Panama, 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...

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...

Finca Paraiso

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

TODAY COSTA RICA - In 1910 the famous Hotel...

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...

Avenida de Los Cementerios

TODAY COSTA RICA - The next time you're traveling from La Sabana to downtown San Jose, along Avenida 10, keep this image in mind. The...

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

ROME - People not vaccinated against the coronavirus in Italy will not be able to go to movies, theater, concerts or important sporting events,...

Costa Rica COVID-19 Statistics

567,614
Total confirmed cases
Updated on 7 December 2021 6:33 am
7,318
Total deaths
Updated on 7 December 2021 6:33 am
4,647
Total active cases
Updated on 7 December 2021 6:33 am

COSTA RICA Vaccination statistics

COVID-19 Global tracker

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Dollar exchange rate

¢631.77 Buy

¢638.64 Sell

07 December 2021 - At The Banks - BCCR

Brands

Reports

The Bad Guys Are Winning

THE ATLANTIC  - The future of democracy may well be decided in a drab office building on the outskirts of Vilnius, alongside a highway...

American Christians busted pushing conversion therapy in Costa Rica

Q REPORTS (LGBTQ  Nation) Therapists linked to two U.S....

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’

Q24N (VOA) LA LIBERTAD, EL SALVADOR — In a...

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

Travel

Wingo launches international transportation service for pets

Q TRAVEL - For many, traveling with their pet is not only a necessity but an opportunity to discover new destinations in different ways....

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

(Reuters) New rules requiring international air travelers arriving in...

Omicron variant of Covid unravels travel industry’s comeback plans

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

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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