Costa Rica and Nicaragua Heading to a Political Standoff

An Ortega adviser says Nicaragua should not care about the opinion of Costa Rica An Ortega adviser issued statement “Los ticos orinan fuera del guacal…”...

Why Costa Rica is the Destination of Choice for New Retirees

Expats have long been attracted to Costa Rica for many reasons; accessibility, safety, low cost of living, beautiful beaches, modern inexpensive health care, some...
U.S. Expats owing more than $50,000 in taxes may soon find themselves without a passport. | TCRN

Is your U.S. Passport About to Get Revoked?

U.S. Expats owing more than $50,000 in taxes may soon find themselves without a passport. On December 4, 2015 U.S. law officials snuck in legislation...
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Foreign investment in Latin America up 40% in 2010 – U.N.

The Latin American and Caribbean region showed great resilience to the international financial crisis according to a newly released U.N. report on foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2010. Costa Rica was the second largest recipient in Central America.

Why You Should Eat More of Costa Rica’s Award-Winning Bananas

The European Union-Central America partnership recently declared Costa Rican bananas the best in the world. Learn why you should be eating more of the...

New Mayan calendar artifact uncovered in Guatemala

In one of the most significant hieroglyphic discoveries, archaeologists in Guatemala, uncovered new artifacts referencing reference to the Mayan 2012 "end date." The new artifacts...

Costar Rica: An Amazing Exporter of Tuna Fish but calls for Conservation

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - 85% of Costa Rica´s tuna fish is exported and each ton is $6,000 on the international market True, Costa...

Blockade points for taxi driver protest against Uber on Tuesday

Tomorrow (Tuesday) will be the second day this week with a protest, this time from taxi drivers calling for action against Uber and its...

Popocatepetl Volcano Mexico Spews Ash 1,300 Feet, Area on Alert

Latin America News - The Popocatepetl Volcano first explosion occurred in the early Wednesday morning, spewing ash and throwing rock fragments in several directions. The...

Costa Rica Begins Construction on $96 M Oil Terminal

Construction has started on a $96 million oil terminal in Moin, Puerto Limon, a port on Costa Rica's Caribbean coast, the government said. The new...
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