Live and Work in Spain, Guaranteed Monthly Salary

Spain is currently undergoing a huge recruitment process for foreign unskilled and skilled professionals alike to come live and work in Spain for a guaranteed monthly salary. There are no language requirements and after two years, permanent residency can be applied for.

Costa Rica’s government cuts public spending to reduce economic imbalance

The government of Costa Rica has announced certain measures to deal with the increase in government spending in order to improve the public financial state.
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Retirement in Costa Rica: You’re Not In Kansas Anymore!

Although Costa Rica is far more “Westernized” than many other Central or South American locales, it still offers exasperating surprises for expats.

Costa Rica: Life Is Just a Bowl of Mangos

When friends in the United States ask us about our life in Costa Rica, they often ask: “What do you do there? Aren’t you bored? How do you spend your time?”

Live in Costa Rica: Where the weather suits your clothes

Unless you love snow and ice or the dramatic variation of four seasons, there is bound to be a Costa Rican region that will feel like paradise to you.

Costa Rica exports to the U.S. increased 24.1% in 2010

Exports to the United States rose 24.1% in 2010, according to figures provided by the Promotora del Comercio Exterior de Costa Rica (PROCOMER).

Government proposes sales tax of 14% in fiscal reform

On Tuesday, the Costa Rican government presented to Congress a fiscal reform plan that proposes to transform the sales tax on a value added tax (VAT) and increase its rate from 13% to 14%.

Costa Rica rated higher in 2011 Index of Economic Freedom

This year, Costa Rica improved in the Index of Economic Freedom, which is published in January of each year by the Heritage Foundation and The...

Why I love life in Costa Rica

Today my appreciation of the sheer beauty of this country has only intensified as I awoke to sparkling sunny skies and a brisk wind dancing through the jungles around our apartment. A few clouds drift overhead, the sun is warm, birds are singing in the trees and I am grateful to be here.

SUTEL recommends the government concede cellular bands

The Superintendent of Telecommunications (SUTEL) is the entity responsible for regulating telecommunication services and last week they made a technical recommendation to the Executive...
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