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Costa Rica , Tuesday 18 December 2018

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica celebrates 70th Anniversary of abolition of army

News source: http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2018/12/113_260126.html
Publicated on: Sunday 16 December 2018

Costa Rica abolished its army 70 years ago. During national celebrations, children and the young, as the main protagonists carrying the Costa Rican flag, proudly parade in their school uniforms. The i...

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica Vacation Ideas That'll Appeal to Your Adventurous Side

News source: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/costa-rica-vacation-ideas-apos-170000122.html
Publicated on: uesday 18 December 2018

Haven't been to Costa Rica? Be prepared to be blown away by this Central American country's breathtaking landscape of active volcanoes, lush rainforests, and cascading waterfalls - little wonder it wa...

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica Pilgrimage to See Pope in Panama

News source: https://www.costaricantimes.com/costa-rica-pilgrimage-to-see-pope-in-panama/64598
Publicated on: uesday 18 December 2018

19,000 young Costa Ricans plan to go to Panama to meet the pope for the XXXIV World Youth Day, from January 22 to 27. The estimate is that this will mean about 2,000 buses crossing the border, requiri...

News Costa Rica: Miss Costa Rica destroyed Steve Harvey with a joke about his Miss Universe mistake during the 2015 competition

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ph/entertainment/celebrity/miss-costa-rica-destroyed-steve-harvey-with-a-joke-about-his-miss-universe-mistake-during-the-2015-competition/ar-BBR6fgk?li=BBr8Mkn
Publicated on: onday 17 December 2018

Steve Harvey can't live down his Miss Universe mistake. During Monday night's Miss Universe pageant, which aired live on Fox, Harvey named Miss Costa Rica, Natalia Carvajal, to the top 20 and asked he...

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica: A Paradise for Birders

News source: https://tucson.com/saddlebag/costa-rica-a-paradise-for-birders/article_8147cc8c-0237-11e9-b2cc-a36b86c77fbc.html
Publicated on: onday 17 December 2018

Look up information on Costa Rica and you will find it compared with the state of West Virginia in size. This is a bit of a stretch, since West Virginia is nearly a fourth larger than the Central ...

News Costa Rica: W Hotels opens first property in Costa Rica

News source: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_348821.html
Publicated on: onday 17 December 2018

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, has announced the opening of W Costa Rica – Reserva Conchal, the first W hotel in the country. The highly anticipated opening of W Costa Rica brings ...

News Costa Rica: Multiple People 'Organized' Killing of Fla. Woman Celebrating Birthday in Costa Rica: Family

News source: https://people.com/crime/florida-tourist-killed-costa-rica-family-says-multiple-people-organized/
Publicated on: uesday 18 December 2018

The family of a Florida woman found dead in Costa Rica believes that multiple people are responsible for her death. Carla Stefaniak, 36, was on vacation in Costa Rica in late November.

News Costa Rica: Number of tourists to Costa Rica increases despite strike

News source: http://www.ticotimes.net/2018/12/18/number-of-tourists-to-costa-rica-increases-despite-strike
Publicated on: uesday 18 December 2018

According to data from the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT), more people visited the country in September and October 2018 than over the same period in 2017. The increase comes despite feared impacts r...

News Costa Rica: Intel in Costa Rica

News source: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/corporate-responsibility/intel-in-costa-rica.html
Publicated on: Sunday 16 December 2018

Since 1997, Intel’s presence in Costa Rica has supported the growth of the country and catalyzed Foreign Direct Investment. More than 2000 employees design, prototype, test, and validate integrated ci...

News Costa Rica: Edwards to add 370 employees in Costa Rica

News source: http://qcostarica.com/edwards-to-add-370-employees-in-costa-rica/
Publicated on: onday 17 December 2018

The medical devices company has 480 employees in Costa Rica and plans to recruit 370 more during this month and 2019. Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW) is slated to add 370 to its workforce in Costa ...

News Costa Rica: Nicaraguans in Costa Rica set out to mount anti-Ortega border protest

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/nicaraguans-costa-rica-set-mount-anti-ortega-border-181612516.html
Publicated on: Sunday 16 December 2018

SAN JOSE (Reuters) - Several hundred Nicaraguan dissidents set off in a caravan on Sunday from Costa Rica's capital en route to the Nicaraguan border to protest against their president, Daniel Ortega, ...

News Costa Rica: Miss Costa Rica Blasts Steve Harvey For Infamous ‘Miss Universe’ Name Flub

News source: https://radaronline.com/exclusives/2018/12/miss-universe-pageant-costa-rica-makes-fun-of-steve-harvey-name-mistake/
Publicated on: onday 17 December 2018

Joke’s on you, Steve Harvey! In an epic exchange of words on Sunday night’s Miss Universe 2018 pageant, contestant Miss Costa Rica called out the host for his infamous 2015 flub where he ...