Costa Rica

Type: Country
Name: Costa Rica
population: 4,301,172
First reported 18 mins ago - Updated 18 mins ago - 1 reports

Costa Rica trip to be discussed Oct. 7

Arenal Volcano, pictured, will be one destination during the Chadron State College trip to Costa Rica in 2015.A student points to a sloth in a tree while visiting INBioParque in San Jose, Costa Rica, in 2006. The popular ecological park will be included ... [Published Chadron State College - 18 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

President Solis announces expansion of operations of Accenture, a services company in Costa Rica

The announcement came as part of the investment agenda in the United States"I am pleased to announce that the company Accenture expands operations in our country generating more high quality jobs. This government is committed and works daily to generate ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Costa Rica: Businesspeople in Competitiveness Council

From a statement issued by the Costa Rican Union of Chambers and Associations of Private Business Sector (UCCAEP):The Costa Rican Union of Chambers and Associations of Private Enterprises (UCCAEP) and the Executive have agreed to the formation of a council ... [Published CentralAmericaData - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Costa Rica to Accelerate VAT Reform After Downgrade

Costa Rica is accelerating the introduction of a new value-added tax and pursuing other overhauls aimed at improving governance and spurring growth following a credit ratings downgrade last week by Moody's Investors Service, the country's president said ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Tyrexpo2015 to Showcase in Costa Rica

, in San Jose, Costa Rica. The event, showcasing tires, wheels and accessories in the Latin America and Caribbean marketplace, will take place at the Pedegral Convention Center.“The sale of tires, wheels and accessories in the Americas has proven to be ... [Published Tire Review - 6 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Costa Rica resumes e-billing project from scratch

The Ministry of Finance of Costa Rica has decided to reject the work done by the previous administration and start a new mandatory electronic invoicing and signature project from scratch.The new proposal includes the creation of a system that enables ... [Published Paypers - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

OH THE PLACES WE’LL GO! NO VISA NEEDED!!

Did you know that there are 114 countries that South Africans can visit visa-free or visa on arrival ? When we saw the list, we immediately edited our travel plans and possibilities for 2014. Here is team GRAZIA’s top choices of countries we want to ... [Published Grazia South Africa - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Costa Rica, Malawi, Ireland
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Costa Rica names new tax to curb growing deficit

(Reuters) - Costa Rican President LuisGuillermo Solis said on Sunday he would propose tax changes toraise more than $555 million a year in new revenue, days afterMoody's downgraded the country's sovereign debt rating to junk.Solis said that, by the end ... [Published Reuters - 19 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Small but vocal turnout in Costa Rica for global climate march

See video below and photo gallery at end of story.A small group of demonstrators, mostly from the United States, gathered in front of the U.S. Embassy in San José on Sunday afternoon to join a global rally to promote action on climate change.Shouting ... [Published TicoTimes.net - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Top ecotourism destinations: Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the world’s most loved green destinations, thanks to stunning natural landscapes that have not been damaged by reckless touristic development, and various tours and activities that travellers can enjoy.Blue & Green Tomorrow is currently ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

A river survives in Costa Rica, with help from Lynchburg College

A battle over a river in Costa Rica caught Lynchburg College professor Tom Shahady and his former students in its flow last year.This week the college hosted a talk from an activist living in Costa Rica who’s been near the epicenter of the conflict.Contact ... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Kendra Wilkinson: Did She Really Take Hank Baskett Back?

[ Life ]Kendra Wilkinson is said to have reunited with husband Hank Baskett after two months of living apart.Wilkinson has apparently forgiven Baskett after he explained his side in the highly publicized cheating scandal which he was involved in.According ... [Published WebProNews - Sep 20 2014]

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"Howler monkeys. That’s why you don’t need an alarm clockclock in Costa Rica.”"
...David Wise , AVOXI's CEO and Founder, adds, "Their recent switch to Smart Queue gave them the capability to effectively manage and transfer calls to and from each of their five locations. Not only does this help manage their workforce, it allows them to focus on their customer."
"I am pleased to announce that the company Accenture expands operations in our country generating more high quality jobs. This government is committed and works daily to generate more competitive conditions for the attraction and expansion of foreign direct investment" said Solis Rivera, President of the Republic
"We will work in a proactive manner with the authorities on the issue of competitiveness with a long-term vision. We consider it essential so that the country's main challenges can be discussed. With increased competitiveness and productivity , we can generate more and better jobs for Costa Ricans" said the President of UCCAEP after the meeting at the Presidential Palace

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Expanded Commitment to National Geographic ‘Pri... [Published Noodls - 4 hours ago]
European Commission approves CSAV and Hapag-Llo... [Published Bulletin Panama - 4 hours ago]
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Tyrexpo2015 to Showcase in Costa Rica [Published Tire Review - 6 hours ago]
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World: ACS Drives Regional Approach to Disaster... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
Source: Government of Trinidad and TobagoCountry: Trinidad and Tobago, World September 22, 2014: The crippling effects of Natural Disasters on Small Island Development States (SIDS) has increased the need for Disaster Risk Reduction strategies as it becomes ...
One big march, lots of little messages [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - 19 hours ago]
A subway advertisement from the New York City Office of Emergency Management asks, “Do you live in one of NYC’s six hurricane evacuation zones? Know your zone.” As activists piled into the train on their way to the People’s Climate March on Sunday ...
Volcano Activity - Middle-America - Costa Rica [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Sep 21 2014]
EDIS Number: VA-20140921-45366-CRI Date / time: 21/09/2014 18:02:48 [UTC] Event: Volcano Activity Area: Middle-America Country: Costa Rica State/County: Province of Guanacaste Location: [Rincon de la Vieja volcano] Number of Deads: N/A Number ...
M 4.5 - Middle-America Costa Rica [Guanacaste] ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Sep 20 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 20.09.2014 13:08:06 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 48km Coordinate: 10° 39.000, 86° 31.200 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 08:08 in the ...
Strengthening Cradle-to-Grave Control of Radioa... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 20 2014]
Strengthening Cradle-to-Grave Control of Radioactive Sources IAEA Organizes Hands-On Training in Conditioning Disused Radioactive Sources Participants at an IAEA training course in Pretoria, South Africa, gets hands-on training in conditioning Category ...
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Costa Ricans celebrate historic win [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 30 2014]
Soccer-Costa Rica stun Italy [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 21 2014]
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President Solis announces expansion of operatio... [Published Financial Services - 2 hours ago]
IOM Deputy Director General, Ambassador Laura T... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Sep 19 2014]
Algon Expands International Advisory Capabiliti... [Published Financial Services - Sep 03 2014]
Tecnotree receives a USD 7 million upgrade and ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 19 2014]
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