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Bacardi to open support services center in Costa Rica
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Bacardi to open support services center in Costa Rica

L. Arias - July 23, 2014

The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE) and the Foreign Trade Ministry on Tuesday confirmed that rum manufacturer Bacardi will open a Latin American service center in…

San Carlos hackathon aims to boost women’s roles in technology development
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San Carlos hackathon aims to boost women’s roles in technology development

Fabiola Pomareda - July 11, 2014

An upcoming hackathon for women in San Carlos, in north-central Costa Rica, is seeking bright minds to help develop new technology applications to address social problems, and…

Anti-poverty programs enjoy success, but jobs would be better, says UN
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Anti-poverty programs enjoy success, but jobs would be better, says UN

The Tico Times - June 2, 2014

Costa Rica could reduce its poverty rate by 8.5 percent if all employers paid the legal minimum wage and poor families could find work, according to a…