Costa Rica recognizes Juan Guaidó as President of Venezuela; Maduro severs ties with US, expels diplomats
News
4569 views
News
4569 views

Costa Rica recognizes Juan Guaidó as President of Venezuela; Maduro severs ties with US, expels diplomats

Alexander Villegas and AFP - January 23, 2019

Costa Rica recognized Juan Guaidó as the president of Venezuela. Guaidó, the head of Venezuela’s national assembly, declared himself acting president of Venezuela on Wednesday during a…

Costa Rica offers to host COP25 after Brazil withdraws
Brazil
4230 views
Brazil
4230 views

Costa Rica offers to host COP25 after Brazil withdraws

Alexander Villegas - December 2, 2018

President Carlos Alvarado announced that Costa Rica will throw its hat in the ring to host the COP25 Climate Change Conference in 2019. On Dec. 1, when…

Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court gives tax reform bill the go-ahead
Sala IV
3710 views
Sala IV
3710 views

Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court gives tax reform bill the go-ahead

Alexander Villegas - November 25, 2018

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court declared on Friday that Costa Rica's tax reform bill is constitutional. The bill will now go back to congress, where…

Carlos Alvarado urges global push to end Nicaragua crisis
The Alvarado Administration
4478 views
The Alvarado Administration
4478 views

Carlos Alvarado urges global push to end Nicaragua crisis

Katherine Stanley - November 15, 2018

PARIS – Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado called Wednesday for a multinational effort to help end the political crisis gripping neighbouring Nicaragua, a conflict which risks destabilizing…

Why hello there
The Alvarado Administration
3373 views
The Alvarado Administration
3373 views

Why hello there

AFP - November 14, 2018

Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado posed for a photo shoot while in France at the invitation of President Emmanuel Macron. Alvarado participated in the Paris Peace Forum…

PHOTO: Carlos Alvarado and Emmanuel Macron
Costa Rica
3050 views
Costa Rica
3050 views

PHOTO: Carlos Alvarado and Emmanuel Macron

AFP - November 12, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a speech ahead of the Paris Peace Forum at the Villette Conference Hall in Paris on Nov. 11, 2018 while Costa Rican…

Venezuela accuses Costa Rica of ‘subordination’ to U.S.
Costa Rica
6299 views
Costa Rica
6299 views

Venezuela accuses Costa Rica of ‘subordination’ to U.S.

AFP - October 20, 2018

Venezuela criticized Costa Rica this week for expressing support for several countries that have asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the government of Nicolás Maduro…

Costa Rica grants asylum to Nicaraguan activist Alvaro Leiva
News
2955 views
News
2955 views

Costa Rica grants asylum to Nicaraguan activist Alvaro Leiva

AFP - October 18, 2018

Costa Rica granted the Nicaraguan human rights activist Alvaro Leiva political asylum last week. Leiva is the secretary of the Nicaraguan Association for Human Rights (ANPDH), which…

Nicaragua calls Carlos Alvarado’s statements “disrespectful” and “intrusive”
News
4041 views
News
4041 views

Nicaragua calls Carlos Alvarado’s statements “disrespectful” and “intrusive”

AFP / The Tico Times - October 16, 2018

The Nicaraguan government described statements by Costa Rican president Carlos Alvarado about Nicaragua's “internal affairs” as “disrespectful” and “intrusive.” The government did not mention what Alvarado said…

Costa Rican government seeks agreement with unions to end strike
Costa Rica
8202 views
Costa Rica
8202 views

Costa Rican government seeks agreement with unions to end strike

AFP and The Tico Times - September 16, 2018

President Carlos Alvarado urged the Catholic Church and university presidents on Friday to serve as mediators in talks with the unions that have been protesting a tax-reform…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!