• Costa Rica Real Estate
My country for an app
Business
1544 views
Business
1544 views

My country for an app

Tomás Quesada-Alpízar - August 31, 2015

See also: Uber says it will support drivers fined by police in Costa Rica Politic(o)s is back. After a short period of absence, the column has returned…

Libertarians propose Caja insurance bill for workers earning less than minimum wage
Caja
1207 views
Caja
1207 views

Libertarians propose Caja insurance bill for workers earning less than minimum wage

L. Arias - August 24, 2015

Libertarian Movement Party lawmakers Otto Guevara and Natalia Díaz have filed a bill to amend laws governing Costa Rica's Social Security System, or Caja, to allow insurance for employees who work…

Less-than-impressive: It’s been a year of few achievements by Costa Rica’s Legislative Assembly
Legislative Assembly
1795 views
Legislative Assembly
1795 views

Less-than-impressive: It’s been a year of few achievements by Costa Rica’s Legislative Assembly

L. Arias - May 1, 2015

In its first year of work, the most fragmented Legislative Assembly in the past two decades – not surprisingly – performed worse than even lawmakers had expected. And infrastructure…

Johnny Araya’s and Otto Guevara’s campaigns overspend in the last election
Fuzzy Math
1417 views
Fuzzy Math
1417 views

Johnny Araya’s and Otto Guevara’s campaigns overspend in the last election

Corey Kane - May 26, 2014

The National Liberation Party (PLN) spent $1.85 million more than it can cover in the last election, while the Libertarian Movement Party (ML) found itself in a…

UPDATE: Citizen Action Party candidate Luis Guillermo Solís moves into 1st place in Costa Rica presidential race
Elections 2014
1170 views
Elections 2014
1170 views

UPDATE: Citizen Action Party candidate Luis Guillermo Solís moves into 1st place in Costa Rica presidential race

David Boddiger - February 2, 2014

Costa Rica's Supreme Elections Tribunal began releasing preliminary results in the country's presidential and legislative elections soon after 8 p.m. By 9 p.m. supporters of Citizen Action…

Costa Ricans ready to vote as hard-fought presidential campaign draws to an end
Elections 2014
1185 views
Elections 2014
1185 views

Costa Ricans ready to vote as hard-fought presidential campaign draws to an end

María Isabel Sánchez | AFP - February 1, 2014

While a few political flags waved in the streets Saturday night, Costa Ricans quietly readied themselves for the end of a hard-fought electoral campaign and a Sunday…

Crime
905 views

Is your candidate under investigation?

Zach Dyer - 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…

Liberation’s Araya promises administration with ‘social face’
Elections 2014
1009 views
Elections 2014
1009 views

Liberation’s Araya promises administration with ‘social face’

AFP - January 26, 2014

Johnny Araya, the ruling National Liberation Party's candidate for president and a poll leader heading into the Feb. 2 vote, promised Sunday to lead an administration with…

Crumbling infrastructure is holding back tourism, says National Liberation Party
Politics
1117 views
Politics
1117 views

Crumbling infrastructure is holding back tourism, says National Liberation Party

Zach Dyer - January 23, 2014

Representatives from Costa Rica’s five main political parties sparred during an economic roundtable organized by the Costa Rican-American Chamber of Commerce at the Hotel Real InterContinental in…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!