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Costa Rica head to World Cup with veterans of 2014
San Jose, May 15 : The squad to represent Costa Rica in the 2018 World Cup witnessed very few changes from the unit that reached the quarter-finals of the 2014 tournament in Brazil.

Costa Rican striker Urena to undergo facial fracture surgery
San Jose, May 2 : Costa Rican striker Marco Urena will undergo surgery on Friday for a facial fracture he suffered during a Major League Soccer game last weekend, his club team said.

Costa Rica to offset national team's World Cup carbon footprint
San Jose, April 26 : Costa Rica will offset its national football team's carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an environmental project, officials said.

What's new this spring in Costa Rica?
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: San Jose, Costa Rica was recently recognized as a winner in the 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice awards for Destinations on the Rise. Out of 25 ranked worldwide destinations, it's no surprise that San Jose ranked in 6th.

Costa Rica's 1st World Cup goal-scorer has high hopes
San Jose, April 11 : Costa Rica's history in the football World Cup will always be marked by the goal in the 1990 Italy edition by forward Juan Cayasso, who now dreams of seeing his country's squad accomplish a similar feat in Russia.

Carlos Alvarado Quesada set to be next Costa Rica President
San Jose [Costa Rica], Apr. 2 : Costa Rica's ruling-party presidential candidate Carlos Alvarado Quesada is all set to be the country's next leader, according to preliminary poll results posted by electoral officials.

Families Learn To Surf Together At The Gilded Iguana Surf HotelSurf ...
NOSARA, Costa Rica: Get an A+ in family vacations this year by planning a trip that offers something for everyone, including learning new surf skills.

Costa Rica beat Scotland in international friendly
Glasgow, March 24 : Costa Rica showed its effectiveness with a goal scored by Marco Urena, and its solidity in the interventions of Keylor Navas, leading it to defeat Scotland 1-0 in an international friendly here.

Tunisia's Benalouane called up for Iran, Costa Rica friendlies
Tunis, March 13 : Tunisian football coach Nabil Maaloul has summoned defender Yohan Benalouane for his national team's pre-World Cup friendlies against Iran and Costa Rica, to take place in late March.

HeyHolidays Launches in Florida and is Now Present in 120 Countries ...
BANGALORE: HeyHolidays, a global player in the alternative stay online accommodations market, has expanded its footprint in Florida, Costa Rica, Cuba along with other American and adjoining destinations which are slowly becoming popular destinations among Indians.

South Korea, Central American nations sign free trade agreement
Seoul, Feb 21 : South Korea on Wednesday signed a free trade deal with Panama, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador and Costa Rica, the East Asian country's Trade Ministry said.

A Couple's Dream Wedding can be a Green Wedding in Costa Rica
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Feb. 19: Being mindful of the environment, when planning a wedding, is increasingly important. Luckily, it's also now easier to achieve.

Evangelical preacher leads in Costa Rica presidential election
San Jose, Feb 5 : Evangelical preacher Fabricio Alvarado has taken an early lead in Costa Rica's presidential election, according to preliminary results.

An Epic Fitcation Paradise Awaits in Costa Rica
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: For travelers interested in going on a fitcation-a healthy vacation where one participates in physical activities, Costa Rica offers a thrilling mix of adventures. Being healthy doesn't have to be placed on hold while on vacation.

9Round Now Open In 600 Locations Around the World
GREENVILLE, S.C: 9Round, the popular kickboxing fitness franchise, recently opened its 600th location worldwide. The milestone location at 196 Manning Crossing in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is locally owned and operated by Sylvia Jasmin. 9Round opened over 150 new locations in 2017 and expanded into ...

12 killed in Costa Rica plane crash
San Jose, Jan 1 : At least 12 people have been killed when their small plane crashed in a mountainous region of Costa Rica's Guanacaste province, the media reported.

New York family among 12 killed in Costa Rican crash
San Jose, Jan 1 : A family of five from New York has perished in a Central American plane crash, that left at least 10 American tourists and two pilots dead, a media report said.

Traditional Tico Tamales Are a Holiday Food Tradition Worth a Try
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: Introducing unique traditions from around the world into your family festivities is a fun way to celebrate the holidays. In Costa Rica, tamales are a must at Christmastime.

CSS Corp opens new delivery center in Costa Rica
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Dec 9 : CSS Corp, a leading IT Services and Technology Support company announced the opening of its new delivery center in Costa Rica. The center was inaugurated by the Honorable President of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis, and Alexander Mora, Minister of Foreign Trade, in ...

Earthing? Forest Bathing? Costa Rica!
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: Travelers in search of innovative wellness therapies that promote a sense of wellbeing and vitality should consider Costa Rica as their next travel destination, as many have already discovered. Costa Rica is the perfect setting for detoxification from stress and the daily ...

Indian-origin US financier killed in Costa Rica shark attack
Washington, Dec 4 : An Indian-origin US financier has been killed in a shark attack while scuba diving off a Costa Rican island in the Pacific Ocean, officials said.

Holidays Are The Happiest When Celebrating Tico Style
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: This holiday season, globetrotting families should consider exploring the cultural wonders that are waiting to be discovered in sunny Costa Rica. Celebrating the season with an unforgettable immersive experience is one way to ensure lasting memories that will be treasured long ...

Magnitude 6.5 quake jolts Costa Rica
San Jose [Costa Rica], November 13 : An earthquake of 6.5 magnitude on the Richter scale has hit the Pacific coast of Costa Rica near its capital, San Jose.

Karma Tribe Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Change the World with ...
JACÓ, Costa Rica: Costa Rican start-up, Karma Tribe, announced yesterday the launch of their crowdfunding campaign during the month of November.

Here're few tips while exploring Costa Rica
New Delhi , October 30 : Waiting to explore the lush and wild world of Costa Rica? Here are a few things to keep in mind.

Costa Rica turns business meetings into unforgettable experiences
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: As company retreats and team building activities continue to grow in popularity, one destination rises to the top as distinctive for its range in offerings and advanced tourism infrastructure: Costa Rica.

Ricochet Global taps Timothy Foss as New Director of Corporate ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla: The Telecom and Internet Industry is always evolving and companies must stay ahead of the curve. Timothy Foss (Founder of Itellum Limitada in Costa Rica) has been hired to grow business lines across multiple segments spanning Ricochet's Internet and Telecommunication markets ...

PriceSmart Announces September Sales; Opening of New Warehouse Club ...
SAN DIEGO: PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of September 2017 net sales increased 3.8pc to USD 237.2 million, from USD 228.4 million in September a year earlier. There were 39 warehouse clubs in operation at the end of September 2017 and 39 warehouse clubs in ...

O.P. Jindal Global University Celebrates 8th Anniversary
SONEPAT: O. P. Jindal Global University completed eight years of its establishment on 30th September, 2017. H. E. Ms. Mariela Cruz Alvarez, Ambassador of the Republic of Costa Rica and Mr. Kewal Kumar Sharma, IAS, Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development ...

O. P. Jindal Global University celebrates eighth anniversary
Sonipat (Haryana) , Sept 30 : O. P. Jindal Global University completed eight years of its establishment on September 30, 2017. H. E. Mariela Cruz Alvarez, Ambassador of the Republic of Costa Rica and Kewal Kumar Sharma, IAS, Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource ...