Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Another Gas Price Hike Takes Effect

September 23, 2005

A 10% increase in gas prices at the pump is scheduled to take effect today. Regular gas will increase from ¢406 ($0.84) per liter to ¢446 ($0.92); super gas from ¢434 ($0.90) per liter to ¢479 ($0.99); and diesel from ¢297 ($0.61) to ¢318 ($0.66).The Public Services Regulatory Authority (ARESEP) approved the increase last week.

You may be interested

Chile rejects Escazú Agreement, environmental pact supported by Costa Rica
Costa Rica
368 views
Costa Rica
368 views

Chile rejects Escazú Agreement, environmental pact supported by Costa Rica

AFP and The Tico Times - September 23, 2020

Chile on Tuesday confirmed its decision not to sign the Escazú Agreement, which guarantees the protection of environmental rights in…

At UN, Costa Rica defends international fund to alleviate economic blow of pandemic
Costa Rica
1179 views
Costa Rica
1179 views

At UN, Costa Rica defends international fund to alleviate economic blow of pandemic

AFP - September 23, 2020

The president of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, defended Tuesday before the UN the creation of a fund financed by industrialized…

Travel uncertainty cancels Costa Rica’s upcoming soccer friendly against Mexico
Costa Rica
3277 views
Costa Rica
3277 views

Travel uncertainty cancels Costa Rica’s upcoming soccer friendly against Mexico

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 22, 2020

The Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefutbol) on Tuesday announced the cancellation of the men's national team's planned friendly match against…