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Ormat for 65M geothermal deal

Nevada firm plans second project with utility Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad. Reno, Nev.-based Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA) is preparing to start its second geothermal project in Costa Rica after being chosen for a $65 million contract with Banco Centroamericano de...

Xoom.com launches Money Transfer Service Directly to any Banco Uno, Banco Cuscatlan (now Citibank) Account in Central America

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- November 19, 2008 – Xoom.com, the fastest growing online money transfer company, today announced the launch of their Bank Deposit service to Banco Cuscatlan, Banco Uno, now Citibank, in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama...

Ending 4-year battle Costa Rica approves CAFTA

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Costa Rica is finally ready to join the Central American Free Trade Agreement after a four-year battle in the nation's congress. Costa Rica signed the trade accord in 2004 along with the rest of...

Costa Rica Min: Ready To Begin China Free-Trade Talks

SAN JOSE (AFP)--Costa Rica is prepared to negotiate a free trade deal with China next year, the foreign trade minister said here Monday ahead of a visit by Chinese President Hu Jintao next week. "The ministry now has enough criteria"...

Costa Rica’s Economy is 64.8% Free

Costa Rica's economy is 64.8 percent free, according to our 2008 assessment, which makes it the world's 49th freest economy. Its overall score is 0.2 percentage point higher than last year. Costa Rica is ranked 11th out of 29 countries...
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Discover Why Americans Prefer To Vacation In Costa Rica

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Vaccination of 2nd Dose against Papilloma Will Be Applied in December 2019

Starting on December 3rd, 2019, Costa Rican parents should take their girls to whom the 1st dose of Papilloma vaccine

Meet Jennifer Leigh Smith And Community Carbon Trees-Costa Rica

In our country there are people focused on doing much good to those around them and to their natural surroundings

Costa Rica Celebrates Its Free and Compulsory Primary Education System

On November 10th, 1942 the "Costa Rican School Day" was decreed. This day is considered auspicious to remember the purposes of Costa...

Do You Have an Asymptomatic Condition?

Is there anything more frightening than the thought of a dangerous yet asymptomatic condition? It can be truly unnerving to consider a medical condition...
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