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...

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...

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...

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....

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,...

Friendly Relations Continue Between Costa Rica and Cuba

With thousands of migrants at the border, Presidents Solis and Castro discuss trade and tourism. Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solis arrived this week to...

China Plans Free Trade Zone in Puntarenas

A free trade zone may come to Puntarenas by the year 2020, depending on the results of a fact-finding mission scheduled for next month....

Costa Rica Wants To Increase Taxes

The government asserts that the debt level is so high, that for every 100 colones allocated to expenditures, 46 must be financed with new...

UN says Costa Rica Needs to Continue Fiscal Reform Measures

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - In a recent press release by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), it was...

Costa Rica and South Korea to Begin Free Trade Talks

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - It has been announced by the Seoul government that South Korea and a group of six Central American...
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