UN calls on neighbors to receive those fleeing Nicaragua

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Thousands of people are fleeing political violence and rights violations in Nicaragua following a violent crackdown on anti-government protests. The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights called on other nations Tuesday to help Costa Rica, which has been flooded with thousands of requests for asylum. ...read more
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UN calls on neighbors to receive those fleeing Nicaragua Source: AP

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Thousands of people are fleeing political violence and rights violations in Nicaragua following a violent crackdown on anti-government protests. The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights called on other nations Tuesday to help Costa Rica, which has been flooded with thousands of requests for asylum. ...read more
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Nicaragua’s Ortega defends parapolice violence as US steps up warning

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Nicaraguan refugees fleeing their country due to unrest display signs with the names of Nicaraguans who died during clashes with riot police in La Merced park in San Jose, Costa Rica, July 29,2018. Reuters/Juan Carlos Ulate Managua: Nicaragua's veteran leader Daniel Ortega defended brutal action by his forces against anti-government protesters Monday, as the United States warned he and his wife were "ultimately responsible" for deaths and rights
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Nicaraguan student protestors: Nicaragua going the route of Cuba and Venezuela

July 28, 2018 | Costa Rica News
With each passing day, Daniel Ortega's socialist dictatorship in Nicaragua looks more and more like the socialist dictatorship in Cuba and the Castro's puppet dictatorship in Venezuela. They are all brutally repressive, they are all murderous, and they are all socialists. ...read more
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Costa Rica reaches out to increase trade Offers incentives to attend trade fair

July 27, 2018 | Costa Rica News
More than 15 local companies yesterday gathered at the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce to discuss import and export opportunities with trading partner Costa Rica, which signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government of Jamaica three years ago to improve trade relations between the two countries. Regional director of Commercial Promotions Office of Procomer - the foreign trade promoter of Costa Rica in the Caribbean - Rolando Dobles Madrigal
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JetBlue to Fly Mint Service to Costa Rica As Airline Also Adds New Caribbean Routes

July 26, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Later this year, JetBlue will begin operating seasonal Saturday Mint service between New YorkA's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Liberia, Costa RicaA's Daniel Oduber QuirA3s International Airport , and between Boston Logan International Airport and St. LuciaA's Hewanorra International Airport . Later this year, JetBlue will begin operating seasonal Saturday Mint service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Liberi
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U.N. chief warns staff, member states: We’re running out of cash

July 26, 2018 | Costa Rica News
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has warned staff that the world body is running out of cash and urged member states to pay what they owe as soon as possible, according to letters seen by Reuters on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks during his visit to the United Nations School in San Jose, Costa Rica July 16, 2018. ...read more
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Escape to paradise in this nature-inspired surf hotel in Costa Rica

July 24, 2018 | Costa Rica News
A beloved surfer hangout has been transformed into the stunning Gilded Iguana Hotel , a breezy and contemporary getaway that, despite its updated amenities, still exudes its original laid-back atmosphere. Located in the Costa Rican beach town of Nosara, the existing hotel was expanded and redesigned under the direction of Studio Saxe , a San Jose-based architecture firm renowned for its beautiful boutique hotel designs. ...read more
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Ask Amy: Discovery of long-lost child has rocked our marriage

July 24, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Our lives were just about perfect, and then my husband found out that he was the father of a girl born 50 years ago. This was a one-night stand, and the child's mother gave the baby up for adoption. ...read more
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According to an international sports betting service, LSU’s 2018 starting QB is. . .: report

July 24, 2018 | Costa Rica News
LSU head coach Ed Orgeron insists there will be a competition for the Tigers' starting quarterback spot when training camp opens at the end of next week. ( That's because a San Jose, Costa Rica sports book already thinks it knows who's going to win the Tigers' starting quarterback competition. ...read more
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