Young People Were the Least Represented in Costa Rica’s Recent Elections

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - In the speeches for the candidacy for President, calling on young voters can be a good move to get...

Court rules Nicaragua to remove troops from Calero

The International Court of Justice in The Hague has ruled that Nicaragua must remove its troops from Isla Calero, the small island on the south side of Rio San Juan.

Cartaginese Entrepreneurs Made Adhesive Tape that Could Replace Electrical Cables

The concern to create a safe and different alternative to the traditional cables for electricity was enough for 2 young Cartaginese decided to join...

Costa Rica's Ministry of Finance Cuts Over 4 Billion Colones in Judiciary Spending

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – At a special meeting of the Full Court on Tuesday September 16, 2014, which lasted for more than...

Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal Moving Forward

San Jose - A bill for the Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal's construction, which President Daniel Ortega sent Tuesday to the National Assembly states that...

Tropical Storm Barry Makes Landfall in Mexico

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Tropical Storm Barry made landfall on Thursday in the Mexican coast, in the state of Veracruz, with sustained...

Costa Rican Congressman Introduces New 'Sextortion' Bill with Penalties

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Deputy Jose Alfaro presented a bill on Tuesday to sanction what they call "revenge porn" or "sextortion" which...

Costa Rica Calls for National Dialogue on Poverty

According to the Household Survey (ENAHO) done in 2015, it is estimated that 21.8% of households in Costa Rica are living in poverty.  According to the Multidimensional Poverty Index (WPI),...

Costa Rica Government Promises to Approve Gay Civil Unions

San Jose - After meeting with members of the LGBT groups, the minister of the presidency, Carlos Benavidades, has reaffirmed that the government is...

UCR Students Made a Sunscreen that Does Not Alter Marine Ecosystem

A quintet of students from the pharmacy career of the University of Costa Rica (UCR) made a natural sunblock product that promises to minimize...
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