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Vice President Epsy Campbell out of hospital following health scare
Costa Rica
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Vice President Epsy Campbell out of hospital following health scare

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 22, 2019

Vice President Epsy Campbell was treated Monday at Calderón Guardia Hospital in San José after presenting with elevated blood pressure. Campbell said Monday afternoon that her condition…

President Alvarado responds to apparent call to arms against Costa Rica’s government
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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President Alvarado responds to apparent call to arms against Costa Rica’s government

AFP and The Tico Times - July 9, 2019

The President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, ordered on Tuesday an investigation into the origin of a video released on social networks in which a group of…

Negotiations to end strike led to a dead end
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Negotiations to end strike led to a dead end

AFP and Tico Times - October 2, 2018

Negotiations to end the public sector strike in Costa Rica came to a dead end this Monday after unions refused an agreement mediated by the Catholic Church. Union leader…

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

Costa Rican government and unions willing to start a dialogue to end the strike
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News
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Costa Rican government and unions willing to start a dialogue to end the strike

AFP - September 18, 2018

President Carlos Alvarado told NC Once news that the government is set to talk with unions and announced that the Minister of Labor, Steven Núñez, will appear…

Costa Rica at a glance: top news from the past week
The Alvarado Administration
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The Alvarado Administration
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Costa Rica at a glance: top news from the past week

The Tico Times - May 21, 2018

Newly inaugurated Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado is closing in on two weeks on the job. Here are some of the major government developments from the past…

Legislative committee requests ethics sanctions against Costa Rican president
Cementazo
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Cementazo
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Legislative committee requests ethics sanctions against Costa Rican president

AFP - December 19, 2017

A legislative committee charged with investigating alleged traffic of influences related to the import of Chinese cement accused Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís of a "lack…