Costa Rican young voices connect communities

Twenty-eight young women and men from all parts of Costa Rica recently learned how to produce their own radio messages on preventing violence, through...

New regulation prohibits harassment of card holders

by GABRIELA MAYORGA New Credit Card Rules, in force since last Tuesday, prohibits issuers from making "harassing" phone to clients or their families in order...

Airport construction ends ahead of schedule, 58 months late

by VANESSA LOAIZA N It would appear that Aeris, the new construction company tasked with the next stage of expansion for the Juan Santamaria Airport...

Good News for Recycling in Talamanca

Since 1998 the greater Puerto Viejo area has been on the cutting edge of recycling in Central America. An energetic group of women volunteers...

Estimated $70 Million loss as a result of El Nino

by MARVIN S. BARQUERO In a preliminary report by the Organization of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) at the request of the...

New National Convention Center in the Works

BY GABRIELA MAYORGA The future minister of Tourism, Carlos Ricardo Benavides, said that the Ministry will be responsible for building a National Convention Center. The Center,...

Penas Blancas border crossing needs major overhaul

by VANESSA LOAIZA N. Penas Blancas border is an old, abandoned, dirty and slow. At this northern border crossing it can take up to three...

Aqueduct Project in Alta Talamanca

In February the Talamancan Association of Eco-tourism and Conservation (ATEC) raised over $2,000 from local and international businesses and individuals to build an aqueduct...

Costa Rican PCD make another bust

by Carlos Arguedas; translation by TCRN Staff Officers of the Drug Control Police (PCD) today detained seven individuals suspected of transporting at least a ton...

Interview with Germain Marin Director of the Traffic Police

by ALONSO MATA B.; translation by TCRN Staff Interview with Germain Marin Director of the Traffic Police. What is the response of the new traffic law until...
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