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Costa Rica’s Grupo Nación closes three publications, lays off 100 workers
Business
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Business
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Costa Rica’s Grupo Nación closes three publications, lays off 100 workers

L. Arias - November 13, 2014

Costa Rica’s daily La Nación on Thursday reported on its website a “restructuring of the business model of its parent corporation Grupo Nación (GN), which includes the closure of…

Controversial US micro-blog targeting Cuban regime operated clandestinely out of Costa Rica, angering officials
Global
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Global
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Controversial US micro-blog targeting Cuban regime operated clandestinely out of Costa Rica, angering officials

The Tico Times - April 22, 2014

The Costa Rican government is unhappy a controversial micro-blogging platform allegedly designed to destabilize the Cuban regime operated out of Costa Rica between 2009 and 2011, the…

Evangelical editorial constituted ‘threat’ to free elections, says Costa Rica’s Supreme Elections Tribunal
Elections 2014
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Elections 2014
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Evangelical editorial constituted ‘threat’ to free elections, says Costa Rica’s Supreme Elections Tribunal

The Tico Times - March 4, 2014

The Supreme Elections Tribunal (TSE) ruled against the Costa Rican Evangelical Alliance Federation (FAEC) last week, finding that a paid editorial leading up to the Feb. 2…

Media matters
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La Nación editor-in-chief quits

The Tico Times - February 25, 2014

La Nación Editor-in-Chief Yanancy Noguera announced her resignation Tuesday in the second high profile resignation from the news daily in as many months. Noguera handed in her resignation letter…

Top investigative editor Giannina Segnini quits La Nación after 20 years
Business
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Business
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Top investigative editor Giannina Segnini quits La Nación after 20 years

The Tico Times - February 5, 2014

Just months after Costa Rica’s leading daily La Nación fired one of its top investigative reporters, investigative editor and data journalism pioneer Giannina Segnini has resigned over…

Elections 2014
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Polling expert: La Nación’s decision to cancel poll sounds illogical

The Tico Times - January 28, 2014

[caption id="attachment_7646" align="alignright" width="150"] Via Twitter[/caption] U.S. polling expert Sam Wang called it strange to hear that a leading newspaper in Costa Rica conducted a poll and didn't publish…

Crime
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Is your candidate under investigation?

The Tico Times - January 28, 2014

Two of the top four presidential candidates have open criminal investigations against them, including allegations of misuse of campaign funds and abuse of authority. National Liberation Party…

Elections 2014
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Costa Rican daily La Nación cancels presidential election poll, citing ‘inconvenient’ timing

The Tico Times - January 27, 2014

The daily La Nación has decided not to publish a final elections poll scheduled for Wednesday by polling firm Unimer, because it is “too close” to Election…

Libertarian candidate Otto Guevara could become Costa Rica’s next president
Elections 2014
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Elections 2014
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Libertarian candidate Otto Guevara could become Costa Rica’s next president

The Tico Times - January 16, 2014

A second round of voting in April in Costa Rica’s presidential race could turn the dynamics upside-down, as current third-place candidate Otto Guevara would be favored. This…