Saturday, November 16, 2019

World News

International Magazine Named Coyol Free-Zone the Best in Latin America

The Top Free Zones 2019 ranking of the international Site Selection magazine again named Coyol Free-Zone -for the 3rd year in a row- as the best free-zone in Latin America and the Caribbean. The...

“Panama Stopover” Plans to Attract 125 Thousand Tourists per Year

Copa Airlines , el Fondo de Promoción Turística (PROMTUR) y la Autoridad de Turismo de Panamá (ATP) lanzan la campaña para promover el nuevo programa "Escala de Panamá", que buscará alentar a los más de 6 millones de pasajeros que viajan anualmente por Panamá , incluya en su itinerario una parada extendida en el país de hasta 7 días al momento de comprar el boleto, sin costo adicional en el pasaje aéreo. De esta manera, los turistas pueden disfrutar de 2 destinos por el precio de 1

“Lonely Planet” Says that Costa Rica Is the 6th Best Tourist Destination in the World

Last Monday, “Lonely Planet” launched its best travel destinations list for 2020, with Costa Rica positioned in 6th place. Our country is praised for its approach to sustainable tourism and biodiversity.

Coco’s Island National Park Declared “Blue Park”

The Isla del Coco National Park (PNIC), received the “Blue Park” award this Thursday, for being a Global Ocean Refuge in the “Gold” category of the Marine Conservation Institute, which encourages Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) that meet certain standards of effectiveness and handling

Costa Rica: 6th Best Ranked Country in the Cancer Approach Preparation Index (CPI)

Costa Rica obtained the 6th best result, in Latin America, in the Cancer Approach Preparation Index (CPI), in a report published by The Economist. This indicative seeks to make a comparison of initiatives at the national level...

Costa Rica Is the Most Exporting Country in Central America

The Presidents and Executive Directors of COEXPORT of El Salvador, AGEXPORT of Guatemala, FPX of Honduras, APEN of Nicaragua, CADEXCO of Costa Rica, APEX of Panama, and ADOEXPO Dominican Republic, who are members of the Federation of...

Costa Rica, First Latin American Country to Host the Internet Hall of Fame

The Internet Hall of Fame revealed the names of the new generation of members 2019. These are 11 pioneers and visionaries who have made outstanding contributions to the growth, reach and global security of the Internet, which...

Guatemala Prohibits Single-Use Plastics to Stop Pollution

Guatemala announced on Friday, September 20th, 2019, the ban on single-use plastics and expanded polystyrene (styrofoam) items, a measure that will take effect in 2 years to curb contamination by the waste of these materials.

Pope Francis Affirms that Costa Rica Has the Best Coffee in the World

Monsignor José Manuel Garita, on his visit to Rome for 2 weeks, said that today he met with Pope Francis and gave him a bag of coffee. He assured that the Pope thanked him for tasting such...

Wingo Opens Flights between San José and Bogotá

For a cost that starts at US$ 154, travelers can leave Costa Rica on a round trip to Bogotá. This happens after the Colombian airline Wingo began operations on September 3rd, with the schedule of 2...
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Costa Rican Entrepreneurs Visited Scandinavia to Promote Ecotourism

Costa Rican companies toured Scandinavia from November 7th to 11th, 2019, to meet with 141 tourism agents. It began last Thursday in...

Species of Snake Previously Seen Only in Panama Spotted in Costa Rica

A new species of snake was identified in our country in recent weeks. It is the dwarf snake of Barbour (Trimetopon Barburi,...

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