Costa Rica Newswire (Page 9)

Costa Rica Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Costa Rica. (Page 9)

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  1. Jamaica to expand trade with Cuba and Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Industry, Investment, and Commerce Minister, Anthony Hylton , listens to a point being made by Jamaica Promotions Corporation's Chairman, Milton Samuda , during Wednesday's media briefing in New Kingston, to provide details of two recent trade missions to Cuba and Costa Rica. Also sharing in the discussions are: Jamaica Exporters Association President, Marjory Kennedy ; and JAMPRO President, Diane Edwards.

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  2. Exploring Costa Rica, from one side of the ocean to the otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... at the hotel. (Howard Pedolsky) Where, when, why: We spent two weeks in late February and early March exploring Costa Rica. While slightly smaller than West Virginia, the country packs an unbelievable amount of biodiversity. Our trip began in ...

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  3. Fresh injury woe for Everton's OviedoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Everton player Bryan Oviedo has suffered fresh injury misery after manager Roberto Martinez revealed on Thursday that a broken metatarsal has ended his season. Everton's Costa Rican midfielder Bryan Oviedo vies with Chelsea's Serbian defender Branislav Ivanovic during their Premier League match at Stamford Bridge in London on February 11, 2015 The 25-year-old Costa Rica international was sidelined for eight months by a double leg break last year, forcing him to miss the World Cup, and the new injury will prevent him from playing in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

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  4. Wanted eco-activist Capt. Paul Watson says he fears for his life in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    April 24th, 2015 The eco-activist founder of the Sea Shepard Society, Captain Paul Watson , said he fears for his life should he return to Costa Rica to stand trial where he is wanted on a 2012 arrest warrant for allegedly endangering the crew of a Costa Rican fishing vessel in 2002 which he claims was conducting illegal shark finning. In a statement issued on Friday, Watson alleges there is a $25,000 bounty on his head in Costa Rica.

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  5. Prosecutors out for bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... many safe guards to prevent blood-borne pathogens from contaminating the supply. Skandalakis said he traveled to Costa Rica about two weeks ago on a mission trip with a group from Southcrest Church's LaGrange campus, where he worships. A Red Cross ...

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  6. SIP Print Keeps it Spicy, Signs New Exclusive Partner for Latin America & The CaribbeanRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | TMCnet

    ... needs. Roaring Jaguar is based in Austin, Texas with back offices in Guatemala and sales offices in San Jose, Costa Rica and Sao Paulo, Brazil - so it is perfectly positioned to help SIP Print offer its software solutions for the very active market ...

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  7. Airport shut after volcano erupts in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | RTE.ie

    A volcano erupted overnight in Costa Rica, shooting up a column of ash that forced the closure of the airport in the capital city San Jose. The blast from the Turrialba volcano in the east of the Central American country came after the Calbuco volcano in Chile erupted twice in the space of seven hours, after remaining dormant for more than 50 years.

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  8. Costa Rica closes San Jose airport due to volcanic ashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Star Online

    Authorities in Costa Rica temporarily closed the airport in the capital city San Jose on Thursday after the eruption of the Turrialba volcano, the company which operates the airport said. The volcano spewed gas and ash over various parts of San Jose, some 31 miles from Turrialba, including the Juan Santamaria International Airport.

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  9. Potential Downturn to Infinito Gold in ICSID Case against Costa Rica.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | CNN

    ... arbitration case No. ARB/14/5 initiated by the Canadian mining company and its law firm Torys LLP against the Costa Rica Republic last year. Official confidential sources informed us that Costa Rican authorities will make an all out effort trying to ...

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  10. Look at trees in a different wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | CNN

    ... traveled to Central America and Asia to take photos for the series. These cactus branches were shot in San Jose, Costa Rica, in March 2013. A tree from the Paris district of Passage du Perron in February 2013. Le Coq said his black-and-white ...

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  11. Thunderbird Resorts 2014 Annual Report FiledRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... machines, 21 gaming table positions and 110 F&B positions. See page 23 for more information. -- New casino in Costa Rica: In June 2014, the Group opened a 570 square meters casino in Costa Rica with 122 slot machines, 27 gaming table positions ...

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  12. Canadian girls believe and move on to World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    No one gave them much of a chance, but Canada's under 17 girls were not listening as they went out and halted the march of an "unstoppable" USA team last night in Alajuela, Costa Rica to earn their spot in September's World Cup. Over the course of their first three games, the Americans were the awe inspiring class of the CONCACAF qualifying tournament, rolling up 32 goals while allowing their opponents barely a sniff of a goal.

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  13. Nine days in paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | New Richland Star

    NRHEG student Samantha Pettey in front of one of many waterfalls to be found in Costa Rica. Memories of a lifetime were made for NRHEG students who traveled to Costa Rica.

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  14. Kermit addresses newly discovered lookalike frog, offers adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Earlier this week everyone was agog with news of a newly discovered frog similar in appearance to the world's beloved Kermit, the famous Muppet. Scientists found the species on the Caribbean slopes of Costa Rica.

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  15. Costa Rica government revenues, spending on the riseRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    April 23rd, 2015 The first quarter of 2015 has brought additional revenues for the Costa Rican government, but also increased spending, Finance Minister Helio Fallas told reporters during a press conference on Tuesday. In comparison, government revenues grew by 5.5% while expenses increased by 8.5% during the same period last year.

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  16. Newly discovered frog looks like KermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... it H. dianae for short. This is big news in the scientific community. The last time a new glassfrog was found in Costa Rica was back in 1973, according to the Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center.

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  17. Costa Rica intercepts boat carrying 640 kilos of cocaine off coast of Osa PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    ... the coast of the Osa Peninsula on Monday. The intercept occurred around 5:30 p.m. in a joint operation involving Costa Rica's Air Surveillance Service, Coast Guard, and Drug Control Police (PCD). Partner of David Housman. Specializing in all matters ...

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  18. Impact eye Champions League glory in Mexico CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... splitting each contest but barely edging the team on away goals scored. The second leg it dropped 4-2 in Costa Rica, but two away goals ensured the Impact advanced to the finals. As unique an achievement as its tournament success has been, the ...

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  19. Johnny Araya considering taking his case to Costa Rica's highest courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    April 22nd, 2015 Former National Liberation Party presidential candidate, Johnny Araya said on Tuesday he and his legal team are considering taking his case to Costa Rica's Constitutional Court after losing an appeal against his party's decision to expel him for a period of four years. An internal party "ethics tribunal" banned Araya from the party for a period of four years as punishment for his March, 2014 decision to effectively drop out of the run-off presidential race against Luis Guillermo Solis.

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  20. New eruption at Turrialba produced ash column reaching more than 6,500 feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Inside Costa Rica

    April 22nd, 2015 Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano erupted again Tuesday afternoon, producing a column of ash, gas, and water vapor that reached some 6,500 feet over the volcano's crater, according to the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica . Constant seismic activity has been recorded at the volcano since Saturday, and local residents have reported a strong smell of sulfur for the last several days.

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