Central Bank: No preference for stability in the exchange rate

The Central Bank of Costa Rica shook off criticisms in recent days about the increase in the exchange rate, and noted that there is...

The Real Reason Behind Costa Rica’s High Product Prices

President Luis Guillermo Solis is a strong devotee of economic nationalism. One of his precepts of public policy is the "food sovereignty." This ideology...

Opposition Party questions President Solís’ strategies

The leaders of the division of opposition had lots of questions for the President of The Republic, Luís Guillermo Solís, during their meeting this...

Government prioritizes projects to reduce pensions

The motion approved this Wednesday to prioritize discussion of three projects that intend to reform excessive pensions in the public sector is the first...

Two thirds of corporations stopped paying millions in taxes during 2015

By October 2015 a total of 365,482 corporations registered with taxation had not paid the tax for which they are required by law 9.024....

Costa Rica’s forgotten car industry

Costa Rica’s forgotten car industry It might be hard to imagine now, but in the 70’s Costa Rica was recognized worldwide for producing cars....

Ex-president Figueres launches Plan of Promises

Ruta Costa Rica 2021 is the name of the list of promises that the ex-president and aspiring presidential elect José María Figueres put forth...

Protest of the dismissal of 3,000 employees at Walmart

Concerned about the future of their working positions in areas such as merchandisers and demonstrators of the Walmart chain, including Palí and MAXI Palí,...

Costa Rica Currency is the Western Hemisphere’s Best Performer this Year

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - According to a report on Bloomberg Business, Costa Rica’s currency (the Colón) is the Western Hemisphere’s best performer...

Salary adjustment proposal would benefit agricultural workers

This Monday a negotiation started to adjust the private sector salary, and amongst three proposals implemented by the worker's representatives one is much higher...
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