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Legislative Assembly votes in favor of IMF loan to Costa Rica
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Legislative Assembly votes in favor of IMF loan to Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 20, 2021

The Legislative Assembly approved, in a second debate, the $1.778 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Costa Rica. Forty-four lawmakers voted in favor, seven…

Canada opening borders to vaccinated travelers in September
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Canada opening borders to vaccinated travelers in September

AFP - July 19, 2021

Fully vaccinated US citizens and permanent residents will be allowed to cross the border into Canada for non-essential travel from August 9 without any quarantine requirements, the…

Costa Rica expands vaccine access to ages 30 and older
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Costa Rica expands vaccine access to ages 30 and older

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 19, 2021

Costa Rica has expanded vaccine access to all citizens and residents ages 30 and older, the Social Security System (CCSS) announced Monday. The news comes as demand…

President Alvarado receives vaccine; long lines reported for doses
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President Alvarado receives vaccine; long lines reported for doses

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 19, 2021

President Carlos Alvarado received the first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine on Friday as Costa Rica began a widespread national campaign over the weekend. "Today I attended…

Pandemic rising globally except in Latin America
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Pandemic rising globally except in Latin America

AFP - July 16, 2021

The number of new cases and deaths from the coronavirus pandemic continued to rise this week in every region of the world except Latin America. Here is…

500,000 doses in 10 days: Costa Rica begins mass vaccination efforts
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500,000 doses in 10 days: Costa Rica begins mass vaccination efforts

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 16, 2021

The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) plans to administer 500,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses over 10 days beginning Friday. As of Friday, any Costa Rica citizen or…

Where to get a vaccine in Costa Rica this weekend
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Where to get a vaccine in Costa Rica this weekend

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 15, 2021

Several public and private institutions across Costa Rica will offer Covid-19 vaccines this weekend, no appointment necessary. The move is part of an effort to boost vaccination…

Project to attract digital nomads to Costa Rica has passed
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Project to attract digital nomads to Costa Rica has passed

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 14, 2021

A project that seeks to attract remote workers to Costa Rica has passed both debates in the Legislative Assembly and will soon become law. The bill --…

U.S. donation allows Costa Rica to expand vaccine access
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U.S. donation allows Costa Rica to expand vaccine access

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 14, 2021

The donation of 500,000 Covid-19 vaccines from the United States that arrived on Tuesday night will allow Costa Rica to expand vaccine access, authorities said. Starting Friday,…

U.S. donation of 500,000 vaccines arrives in Costa Rica
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U.S. donation of 500,000 vaccines arrives in Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 14, 2021

A donation of 500,000 Covid-19 vaccines from the United States arrived in Costa Rica late Tuesday night. The shipment of Pfizer/BioNTech doses represents the single largest delivery…

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