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...

Central Bank President Sees Costa Rica Economy Strengthening

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Since taking office in 2014, Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solis has had strong focused on promoting Costa...

Costa Rica Inflation Remains Low

The Costa Rica News (TCRN - According to a report on June, 1st, 2015 from Bloomberg Business, Costa Rica inflation has remained below the...

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...

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...
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