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    More than 15,000 evacuated in Taiwan after “Super Typhoon”

    With torrential rains, and the strongest winds of the century, the super-typhoon Nepartak, first of the season, touched ground this Friday in Taiwan and...

    Hate San Jose Traffic? Know What You're Getting Into With the Revolutionary Waze App

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – San José, our capital city, is among the 10 cities of the world that are part of the...

    Caribbean Trade Winds Could Create Havoc on Weather Throughout Costa Rica

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The increase of trade winds two days ago in the country converts into an increase in atmospheric pressure...

    Costa Rica's Rainy Season Increases Landslides for Over Half the Country

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Over  60% of the Costa Rica is mountainous, so this percentage is prone to landslides and mudslides, especially...

    Puerto Ricans Protest Deforestation Caused by New Walgreens Build

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Puerto Rican society has been at war against deforestation initiated to build a Walgreens in the south of...

    Demonstrators Block Amazon Highway in Protest Against the Dam

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Around 350 protesters who oppose the construction of the hydroelectric Brazilian Belo Monte dam, blocked the main road...

    U.S. Military Medical Exercise Concludes

    A two-day Medical Readiness and Training Exercise, or MEDRETE, concluded in Costa Rica September 12,  2009 after bringing necessary medical care and supplies to...

    Costa Rica battles flooding issues

    In an unprecedented co-ordinated effort, the Costa Rican banana industry built a dyke on the Rio Matina in record time to prevent surrounding communities...

    Chiquita up in profits, down in sales for 1Q

    Chiquita Brands International’s net sales fell 10 percent, but it reversed a fourth-quarter loss and beat Wall Street’s earnings forecast in the process. The results...
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