Jamaica Pays Oil Debts to Venezuela in Food

Rather than cash the Jamaican Government has announced it intends to pay oil debts it owes to Venezuela in the form of food, medication,...

Family agriculture generates most of the food in the region

Family agriculture generate most of the food in the region, especially food that is intended for domestic markets, but poverty affects almost half of...

Proposal to declare national emergency in road infrastructure

With the intention of overcoming the backwardness in road infrastructure that affects the competitiveness of Costa Rica, Mario Redondo, member of the Alianza Democrata...

Brexit will lead to new business opportunities in Costa Rica

A referendum was held on the 23rd of June to decide whether the United Kingdom should leave - Brexit - or remain in the...

If inflation is at zero, why is there not enough money?

Costa Rica has gone twelve consecutive months with an inflation whose interannual variation is negative.This has had repercussion on wage increases, which have remained practically...

Costa Rica among countries that top regional growth

Regional growth will be led by Dominican Republic (6.0%), Panama (5.9%), Nicaragua and Bolivia (4.5%), and Costa Rica (4.3%) at the end of the...

Tourism in Guanacaste revived with hotels and air traffic

By using extensions, renovations, and even environmental projects, hotels keep the tourism in Guanacaste flowing. This is coupled with the high flow of passengers...

Costa Rica proves that GDP does not measure quality of life

Two recent reports prove that GDP does not measure quality of life, using Costa Rica as an example for other countries. The two reports are...

Everything in line to continue export of milk to Nicaragua

After nearly a month since Nicaragua banned the export of milk from Costa Rica to their country, it seems that that fire now has smoke...

New research on legalization of medical marijuana

This week, research found that states in the U.S. that legalized medical marijuana — which is sometimes recommended for symptoms like chronic pain, anxiety or...
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