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Costa Rica’s oil refinery wants to increase fuel prices – again
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Costa Rica’s oil refinery wants to increase fuel prices – again

L. Arias - May 27, 2015

Higher fuel prices approved last Friday haven't even gone into effect yet, but that hasn't stopped the National Oil Refinery (RECOPE) from seeking a new hike of ₡9…

Higher gas prices expected this week
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Higher gas prices expected this week

L. Arias - April 6, 2015

Costa Ricans who spent their wad over the Holy Week holiday will have to face higher gas prices as part of their welcome back to reality. The Public…

Gas prices to go up this week
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Gas prices to go up this week

L. Arias - March 2, 2015

The Public Services Regulatory Authority approved an increase in fuel prices that will raise the per-liter price up to ₡42 later this week. The increase is the first this…

Smartphone app helps locate, review gas stations in Costa Rica
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Smartphone app helps locate, review gas stations in Costa Rica

L. Arias - February 13, 2015

A study released this week by the Public Services Regulatory Authority (ARESEP) found that 57 of Costa Rica’s 348 gas stations last year failed to fully comply…

Gas prices to drop again this week in Costa Rica
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Gas prices to drop again this week in Costa Rica

L. Arias - January 27, 2015

The Public Services Regulatory Authority  (ARESEP) on Monday approved a new decrease in the per-liter price of fuel, the second consecutive one this month. The approved decrease will mean a…

Regulator publishes ‘historic’ drop in gas prices amid global oil oversupply
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Regulator publishes ‘historic’ drop in gas prices amid global oil oversupply

The Tico Times - January 15, 2015

No need to keep driving on fumes, as Costa Rica’s gasoline regulator announced “historic” price cuts at the pump starting Thursday. Plus gasoline goes on sale at…

Fuel prices to drop this week
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Fuel prices to drop this week

L. Arias - December 1, 2014

The Public Services Regulatory Authority (ARESEP) approved the fifth decrease in fuel prices of the year, sending the order Monday for publication in the official newspaper La Gaceta. "Super" gasoline…

December could bring another drop in fuel prices
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December could bring another drop in fuel prices

L. Arias - November 16, 2014

The National Oil Refinery (RECOPE) on Friday evening requested a new decrease in the per-liter prices of fuel ranging from ₡29-₡68. It could take effect next month.…

Falling oil prices mean cheaper fuel in Costa Rica
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Falling oil prices mean cheaper fuel in Costa Rica

L. Arias - October 28, 2014

The Public Services Regulatory Authority (ARESEP) on Monday evening approved a new decrease in fuel prices that will take effect in coming days. International oil prices have…

RECOPE asks for fourth consecutive decrease in fuel prices
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RECOPE asks for fourth consecutive decrease in fuel prices

L. Arias - October 9, 2014

The National Oil Refinery (RECOPE) on Wednesday reported that it would file a request for a drop in fuel prices, likely on Friday. RECOPE will ask the Public Services Regulatory…