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Social media campaign targets problems with mobile network coverage
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Social media campaign targets problems with mobile network coverage

L. Arias - September 24, 2014

National Restoration Party lawmaker Fabricio Alvarado this week launched a social media campaign asking mobile phone users to post a message with the hashtag #modoavioncr  (Airplane Mode…

ICE postpaid mobile plans top consumer value ranking in Costa Rica, new study shows
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ICE postpaid mobile plans top consumer value ranking in Costa Rica, new study shows

L. Arias - September 19, 2014

Amid a national debate over a proposed change in mobile Internet rates, a study released this week shows that rate plans from state-owned carrier Kölbi, part of…

Supreme Court’s Constitutional Chamber to hold hearing on proposed mobile Internet rate changes
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Supreme Court’s Constitutional Chamber to hold hearing on proposed mobile Internet rate changes

L. Arias - September 17, 2014

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court, or Sala IV, scheduled a hearing on Thursday at 9 a.m. for advocates and opponents of a proposed change in mobile Internet…

Supreme Court’s Constitutional Chamber suspends public hearing on proposed changes to mobile Internet rates
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Supreme Court’s Constitutional Chamber suspends public hearing on proposed changes to mobile Internet rates

L. Arias - June 27, 2014

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court, or Sala IV, on Friday ordered the suspension of a July 1 hearing at the Telecommunications Superintendency (SUTEL) during which the…

President Solís to weigh in on proposed changes to Internet rates
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President Solís to weigh in on proposed changes to Internet rates

L. Arias - June 26, 2014

President Luis Guillermo Solís has asked Guy de Teramond, a former minister of science and technology and one of the pioneers of the Internet in Costa Rica, and Alonso Castro, director…

Mobile users angry over proposed change in Internet rates
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Mobile users angry over proposed change in Internet rates

L. Arias - June 12, 2014

The Telecommunications Superintendency (SUTEL) on July 1 will host a public hearing to propose a change in the way carriers charge for mobile Internet services. But angry…

4G mobile network available in Costa Rica in March; iPhone customers will have to wait
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4G mobile network available in Costa Rica in March; iPhone customers will have to wait

L. Arias - February 26, 2014

The state-owned Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) on Wednesday presented contract options for new 4G LTE mobile network services under its trademark Kölbi. The new platform will…