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  1. Scytl presents the latest innovations for election security and transparency in Santo DomingoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | PRWeb

    ... Rodriguez Zapatero; El Salvador, Mauricio Funes; Panama, Martin Torrijo, and other former leaders such as Laura Chinchilla from Costa Rica. About Scytl Scytl is the global leader in secure election management, electronic voting and eGovernance ...

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  2. How a Facebook post of a bong-smoking nun landed this expat business owner in hot water in Costa Rica - Inside Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Inside Costa Rica

    August 3rd, 2015 Facebook posts have landed Costa Rican business owners in legal trouble in the past, like when former president Laura Chinchilla pursued criminal defamation charges against prominent businessman and hotelier Alberto Rodriguez Baldi over a Facebook post he made in 2013. But one American expat business owner was taken by surprise late last week when Costa Rica's Interior Ministry sent the man a written order to remove postings made to his business's Facebook page deemed "offensive" by the ministry's Bureau of Advertising Control .

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  3. In video address, four former Costa Rica presidents urge Legislature to pass Water Resources ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    July 28th, 2015 In a videotaped address being circulated online, four former Costa Rican presidents - Luis Alberto Monge, Miguel Angel Rodriguez, Abel Pacheco and Laura Chinchilla - are urging the country's Legislative Assembly to approve a bill known as the Water Resources Act. The bill, also known as the Law for Integrated Water Resource Management, was presented in 2010 by popular initiative with 160,000 signatures.

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  4. Plan for expansion of Route 32 lacks basic safety requirements; Chinese warn of increased costRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    ... are lighting, demarcation, drainage problems, and lack of shoulders along the roadway. Former president Laura Chinchilla originally agreed to a $395 million dollar Chinese loan for the project, which stipulated that the country was to hire CHEC to ...

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  5. Q&A: Spurring women from Costa Rica into ICTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | SciDev.Net

    Costa Rica's hi-tech industry is booming: in 2013, exports of electronics and medical equipment accounted for more than a quarter of total exports, while agricultural produce such as bananas and other fruit made up barely 16 per cent. Last year, the then-president Laura Chinchilla Miranda declared the electronics hardware and computer software sector a national priority.

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  6. Opinion: Hero worship may break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | CNN

    ... 2011, becoming the first woman to become Brazil's president. Other female leaders in Latin America are Laura Chinchilla and Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, presidents of Costa Rica and Argentina, respectively. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been ...

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  7. Hero worship may break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | CNN

    ... 2011, becoming the first woman to become Brazil's president. Other female leaders in Latin America are Laura Chinchilla and Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, presidents of Costa Rica and Argentina, respectively. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been ...

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