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U.S. Considers Expanding Panama’s Deportation Plan to Costa Rica

President Rodrigo Chaves revealed that the United States is considering incorporating Costa Rica into the immigration control program signed with Panama. Chaves gave an...

Costa Ricans Polarized Over Jaguar Law

The Digital Communication Observatory of the Universidad Latina de Costa Rica published its latest report, revealing a "polarized citizenry" in the digital conversation around...

Protecting Your Assets: Lessons from Costa Rica’s ‘Madre Patria’ Mega-Case

On June 25th a group of persons, 35 so far, were arrested for what authorities are calling a Mega-case, the street name of which...

Costa Rica Faces Drinking Water Crisis

Costa Ricans have been dealing with a critical situation regarding the supply of drinking water. Despite dialogue and continuous protests, the Costa Rican Institute...

July Gardening in Costa Rica: Harvest, Plant And Compost

July is usually one of the best months of the year for gardening in Costa Rica. Ticos refer to this time as “el veranillo...

Costa Rica’s Press Freedom Decline: IACHR Expresses Concern

The Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), Pedro Vaca, expressed his concern about the increase in...
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Hate Speech and Political Polarization Threaten Costa Rica’s Free Press

Freedom of speech and press freedom in Costa Rica have significantly weakened due to factors such as disinformation, hate speech, political polarization, and the...

5 Arrested in Costa Rica’s Gandoca Manzanillo Refuge

The Environmental Prosecutor's Office and the Prosecutor's Office for Probity, Transparency, and Anticorruption reported that five people have been arrested in connection with an...

Copa America Final Chaos: Hard Rock Stadium Responds to CONMEBOL Criticism

Hard Rock Stadium defended the security measures in place for Sunday's Copa America final after CONMEBOL accused the venue of ignoring advice that might...