Foursquare gaining popularity with Costa Rican consumers and businesses

The concept of Foursquare is already prompting some Costa Rican businesses to give special offers and promote themselves within it.

Chiquita up in profits, down in sales for 1Q

Chiquita Brands International’s net sales fell 10 percent, but it reversed a fourth-quarter loss and beat Wall Street’s earnings forecast in the process.The results...

Starbucks Found in Unusual Places Including Costa Rica

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The American newspaper The Huffington Post published an article that highlights the five countries in the world they...
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Amazon Will Employ 2500 Costa Ricans

Amazon will be employing 2500 Costa Ricans to work in the branch offices around the country.Candidates must have a good command in English, Portuguese, French,...

New Mobile Wallet App Allows National Bank Customers to Easily Make Transfers and Charge...

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - You can now send money to another person, check your balance and see recent purchases  for your Banco...

Euro heads for first weekly gain in six versus dollar

The euro rose on Friday, heading for its first weekly gain versus the U.S. dollar in six weeks as investors who had bet on...

New Imported Rice Tax Increase Actually Lowers Prices While Strengthening Domestic Producers in Costa...

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Domestic Costa Rican rice producers are applauding the government's decision to increase tariffs from 35% to 62.06% on...

Costa Rica Tops List of Best Investment Destination in Latin America

Costa Rica News - Costa Rica is the best investment destination in Latin America and thirteenth for outsource services in the world, according to...

Debt had the largest increase in 10 years

by TCRN StaffIn 2009 the burden of public debt rose 2.9 percentage points and ended the year in an amount which represented 42.3% of...

Costa Rica Franchise Sector Grows 28%

San Jose - The franchise sector in Costa Rica has shown strong growth over the years. According to data provided by the Costa...
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