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    Alvarion Awarded 6Million Contract by ICE

    Alvarion to Implement Turnkey Project with Its Leading Mobile WiMAX(TM) Solution, Enable Advanced Broadband Service in San Jose and Rural Areas of LimonThe world's leading provider of WiMAX(TM) and wireless broadband solutions, today announced that it was awarded a...

    Costa Rican Investors shift focus to Biofuels

    Biofuel investing has seen a sharp rise over the past year, but spiked just since President Obama took office. Obama’s push for green energy investment and growing demand for Green Fuels is seen as the major cause for the...

    Costa Rica Wary of Trade With China

    SAN JOSE -- Costa Rica's manufacturers are asking to be excluded from the free trade treaty the Central American country plans to negotiate with China in a process set to begin in January.The head of the Chamber of Industries...

    Ormat for 65M geothermal deal

    Nevada firm plans second project with utility Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad.Reno, Nev.-based Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA) is preparing to start its second geothermal project in Costa Rica after being chosen for a $65 million contract with Banco Centroamericano de...

    Xoom.com launches Money Transfer Service Directly to any Banco Uno, Banco Cuscatlan (now Citibank) Account in Central America

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- November 19, 2008 – Xoom.com, the fastest growing online money transfer company, today announced the launch of their Bank Deposit service to Banco Cuscatlan, Banco Uno, now Citibank, in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama...

    Ending 4-year battle Costa Rica approves CAFTA

    SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Costa Rica is finally ready to join the Central American Free Trade Agreement after a four-year battle in the nation's congress.Costa Rica signed the trade accord in 2004 along with the rest of...

    Costa Rica Min: Ready To Begin China Free-Trade Talks

    SAN JOSE (AFP)--Costa Rica is prepared to negotiate a free trade deal with China next year, the foreign trade minister said here Monday ahead of a visit by Chinese President Hu Jintao next week."The ministry now has enough criteria"...

    Costa Rica’s Economy is 64.8% Free

    Costa Rica's economy is 64.8 percent free, according to our 2008 assessment, which makes it the world's 49th freest economy.Its overall score is 0.2 percentage point higher than last year. Costa Rica is ranked 11th out of 29 countries...
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    Average Price of the Dollar in Costa Rica Approaches ¢500

    The price at which participants in the Foreign Currency market (Monex) quote the dollar has gradually approached the ¢500...
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