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Court rejects tax reform and asks legislators to eliminate four points
Costa Rica
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Court rejects tax reform and asks legislators to eliminate four points

Luis Fernando Cascante / Semanario Universidad - October 17, 2018

Costa Rica's Plenary Court has rejected the proposed tax reform bill in its current state and asked the members of the Legislative Assembly to correct four points…

No deal: Government and unions postpone meeting to discuss an agreement
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News
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No deal: Government and unions postpone meeting to discuss an agreement

AFP and Tico Times - October 1, 2018

The government and public sector unions, which have been on a strike for three weeks, postponed a meeting to discuss a preliminary agreement to lift the strike,…

Lawmakers approve Social Security loan, highway fund during extraordinary period
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Lawmakers approve Social Security loan, highway fund during extraordinary period

L. Arias - September 2, 2016

The Legislative Assembly passed six bills during the August extraordinary period of lawmaking, including funding for several big projects but excluding the major bills supporters hoped would get…

President Solís takes credit for healthy economy; Business leaders push back
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Business
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President Solís takes credit for healthy economy; Business leaders push back

The Tico Times - May 3, 2016

With two years to go, President Luis Guillermo Solís defended his accomplishments to an uncooperative legislature and the Costa Rican public in his second State of the…