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KLM names airplane after Costa Rican national park
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KLM names airplane after Costa Rican national park

Alejandro Zúñiga - December 14, 2020

KLM has named one of its newest airplanes after Costa Rica's most remote national park. The Boeing 777-300 was baptized "Cocos Island National Park" in honor of…

Watch: KLM plane receives water-cannon salute in first flight to Liberia, Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Watch: KLM plane receives water-cannon salute in first flight to Liberia, Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 29, 2019

Daniel Oduber Quirós Airport in Liberia, Guanacaste has come a long way. Less than two decades after it served fewer than 100,000 passengers a year, the Costa…

Where is Costa Rica on gay marriage? international community asks
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Business
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Where is Costa Rica on gay marriage? international community asks

The Tico Times - April 1, 2016

Costa Rica made international news in 2015 when a family court judge recognized the first same-sex common-law marriage in Central America. Later that same year, Vice President…

Netherlands now coordinates entire Central America program from San José embassy
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Netherlands now coordinates entire Central America program from San José embassy

Larry Luxner - October 10, 2015

SAN JOSÉ — The Netherlands is today the world’s second-largest destination for Costa Rican exports and one of the top foreign investors in Costa Rica. As such,…

UPDATE: Costa Rican police raid law offices in connection with €8.5 million fraud investigation
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UPDATE: Costa Rican police raid law offices in connection with €8.5 million fraud investigation

The Tico Times - August 18, 2015

Update: Aug. 18, 5:12 p.m. Antonio Robles, name partner of Robles Oreamuno y Asociados, the law firm searched by Judicial Investigation Police (OIJ) Tuesday morning, told The…

US men’s national team stuns Netherlands with 2 late goals for 4-3 victory
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US men’s national team stuns Netherlands with 2 late goals for 4-3 victory

Steven Goff | The Washington Post - June 5, 2015

In a wide-open friendly that produced a barrage of chances and a stunning finish, the U.S. men's national soccer team scored twice in the closing moments to shock the…

Underdog Costa Rica will try to crush the Oranje in the Ticos biggest challenge yet
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Brazil 2014
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Underdog Costa Rica will try to crush the Oranje in the Ticos biggest challenge yet

The Tico Times - July 4, 2014

We now have a Sloth Kong store. Check it out: shop.ticotimes.net. Shipping only available in Costa Rica. -- For the Cinderella story to continue, Costa Rica must prevail…