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Costa Rica to stop minting ₡5 coin

The Central Bank of Costa Rica (BCCR) announced Thursday that it will stop minting five-colón coins (₡5) at the end of this year. 
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Costa Riva vs Germany Match Preview and Lineups

The bottom two sides in the group prepare for...

Costa Rican woman goes viral for praying at La Sele’s game against Japan

Costa Rican Sonia Rodríguez went viral after cameras showed...

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Costa Rica Denounces Killing of Crocodile Believed to Have Eaten Boy

Late last month an eight year old boy was attacked and taken away by a large crocodile while swimming in a river with his...

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Costa Rican Microbiologist Wins Second International Award for Studies on Parasites

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Hundreds of Venezuelan migrants evicted from camp in Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez

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