Costa Rica Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Ann Marie Puig Implements A Comprehensive Skill Acquisition Program For Her StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | OnlinePRNews

    Online PR News 13-December-2016 San Jose, Costa Rica Current business trends base themselves on the belief that organizational success depends greatly on its people; in other words, how skilled and motivated they are to tackle everyday challenges. The skills individuals require transcend those linked to the technical specificities of their roles, to include what are known as soft skills.

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  2. Costa Rica boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Castanet.net

    ... of exotic, aquatic ecosystems and rustic lodges. It's a mini-Galapagos of sorts. The Caribbean coast of Costa Rica is home to the Tortuguero National Park. Learn about the endangered green sea turtle and immerse yourself into this pristine nature ...

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  3. Costa Rican dog sanctuary rescues straysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Alltop

    Many countries have problems with stray dogs. Costa Rica definitely has one--so the people at Territorio de Zaguates turned a former farm into a stray rescue.

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  4. Colombia's President Urges Drug Peace While Accepting Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    When he was head of the U.S. Southern Command, Gen. John F. Kelly, Donald Trump's pick to run the Department of Homeland Security, complained that marijuana legalization in states such as Colorado and Washington had made Latin American officials less inclined to participate in the war on drugs.

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  5. Portland Timbers reportedly on cusp of signing Costa Rican midfielder David GuzmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Multiple reports this weekend have linked the Timbers to Costa Rican midfielder David Guzman, who currently plays for Deportivo Saprissa. MLS Transfers reported Saturday that the Timbers had inked Guzman to a two year contract, while La Nacion, which is one of the largest media sources in Costa Rica, reported Sunday that the Timbers were interested in signing Guzman, but had not yet reached a deal with Saprissa.

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  6. Reports: Timbers to Sign David Guzman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Stumptown Footy

    Late Saturday night MLS Transfers reported the Timbers have signed Deportivo Saprissa and Costa Rican international defensive midfielder David Guzman to a two-year contract. That report was followed this morning by a flurry of reports out of Costa Rica that the Timbers is either interested in, or has already completed the signing of, Guzman.

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  7. Colombian President accepts Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | CNN

    Half his country may not support his efforts at peace, but Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos now has a Nobel Peace Prize for pursuing a deal to end the longest-running war in the Americas. Santos accepted his award Saturday after brokering a deal to stop the fighting in the 50-year conflict with the leftist rebel group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, better known by its Spanish acronym, FARC.

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  8. MLS Cup previews, Guzan to Atlanta?: Brotherly Game Daily Links 12/10/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | The Brotherly Game

    Trusty, Jones receive U.S. U20 call-ups Team will hold international training camp Dec. 13-20 in San Jose, Costa Rica 'Fox is not messing around' with Saturday's MLS Cup coverage The people over at Fox are quite excited about Saturday night's MLS Cup between Toronto FC and the Seattle Sounders.

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  9. (LOOKBACK) Nobel Peace prizes for serving world leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    ... in armed conflicts- died at age 90 of cardiorespiratory arrest. / AFP PHOTO / EZEQUIEL BECERRA The president of Costa Rica won for his work on ending the civil wars that afflicted several central American states in the 1970s and 80s. The Egyptian ...

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  10. Holidays around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Cavalier Daily

    With the winter holidays coming up, international students have the unique chance to experience traditions in both America and their home countries. Students from Germany, Turkey, Colombia and Costa Rica shared some of their unique holiday traditions.

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  11. Interview: Expert urges preservation of biodiversity to counter global warmingRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... turtles before helping them to get the ocean on Ostional beach, 183 miles north-west of the capital of San Jose, Costa Rica. The Ostional Wildlife Refuge is one of the two most important breeding sites in the world for the endangered species. ...

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  12. UNEP urges world to avoid border walls, to save biodiversityRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... frog resting on a leave vine in the tropical rainforest in the Guayabo National Monument, 70km from San Jose, Costa Rica. In a small territory of 51,100 square kilometers, Costa Rica is home to approximately 3.6 percent of the expected biodiversity ...

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  13. New Luxe Villa Hotel to Open in Las Catalinas Costa Rica February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | KTMF

    The new hotel will continue the privacy, romance and service that the Casa Chameleon brand is known for. "It was important to us that we find the right location for the second in our Casa Chameleon concept where romance environment and culture combine" says Guests will bed down in one of 21 private villas with the most spectacular ocean views on the Guanacaste coast and personal salt water infinity plunge pools.

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  14. Etienne Charles: San JosA(C) SuiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... and resilience of these San JosA communities-in Trinidad (San JosA de OruA a becomes St. Joseph), in Costa Rica , in California-and their resulting musical legacies serve as a catalyst for creation. The rhythmic and melodic retentions ...

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  15. Local Furniture Maker Seeks Support To Restore Homes Of Hurricane Otto Victims In Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | PR Log

    Custom Furniture Costa Rica, a family business, is running a GoFundMe campaign to provide furniture for families who lost everything in their homes to flooding caused by the hurricane. SANTA BARBARA, Costa Rica - Dec. 1, 2016 - PRLog -- When Hurricane Otto touched ground in Upala, Costa Rica it destroyed homes and devastated families.

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  16. Maradona's very humble, says Mumbai City FC's Matias DefedericoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mumbai City FC's Argentine winger Matias Defederico talks about learning from football legend Diego Maradona, being touted as the next Messi and ISL When Mumbai City FC announced the signing of Argentina winger Matias Defederico for season 3 of the Indian Super League , head coach Alexandre Guimaraes had this to say: "Defederico possesses immense skill and talent. We are confident that he will be a huge asset for the team in the upcoming season."

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  17. 7 tips to help you live to 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | MSN Living

    ... you don't have to live in one of Buettner's Blue Zones (which include Okinawa, Japan; Loma Linda, California; and Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula) to boost your longevity. "The secrets of long-lived areas are portable and you can put them to work in ...

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  18. U.S. Under20s Drawn In CONCACAF Group BRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Southern Soccer Scene

    The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team has been drawn with Haiti, Panama and Saint Kitts and Nevis in Group B of the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship. The draw occurred Tuesday in San Jose, Costa Rica, with the qualification tournament for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup taking place from Feb. 17 - March 5, at the Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica in San Jose and the Estadio Ricardo Saprissa in Tibas.

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  19. Fitch Affirms Banco Nacional de Costa Rica's IDRs at 'BB+'; Outlook NegativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Reuters

    MONTERREY, November 30 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Banco Nacional de Costa Rica's Long- and Short-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings at 'BB+' and 'B', respectively. Fitch has also affirmed BNCR's Viability Rating at 'bb+' and its National scale ratings at 'AA+ ' and 'F1+ '.

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  20. Fitch Affirms Banco de Costa Rica's IDR at 'BB+'; Outlook NegativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Reuters

    NEW YORK/SAN SALVADOR, November 30 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Banco de Costa Rica's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating at 'BB+'. Fitch also affirms BCR's Viability Rating at 'bb+'.

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