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Costa Rica Exports Up in 2016

January 15, 2017
Original article: The Tico Times Sales abroad of Costa Rican products grew by 8 percent last year, while exports of services saw a 12 percent increase, according to an official report released Monday. Officials from the Foreign Trade Ministry (COMEX) and the Foreign Trade Promotion Office (PROCOM…

United Airlines adds Seasonal Flights to Costa Rica

August 10, 2015
United Airlines Adds Two Nonstop Flights to Costa Rica Source: The Tico Times The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) in July reported that U.S. carrier United Airlines will open two seasonal flights between Denver and Costa Rica from December to April. One of the flights will arrive at Juan Santam…

Southwest Airlines nonstop flights to Costa Rica increasing

January 15, 2015
Original source: The Tico Times Southwest Airlines could start offering service to San José, Costa Rica, from Houston, Texas, as early as October 2015, according to a statement from the company on Thursday. San José is among six destinations for which the airline is seeking permission to serve …

Southwest Airlines starts daily service to Costa Rica in March

January 15, 2015
Original source: The Tico Times Southwest Airlines Costa Rica Southwest Airlines and the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) confirmed that the discount carrier will start daily service to Juan Santamaría International Airport outside San José from Baltimore, effective March 7, according to officia…

Nick Halverson Costa Rica Video Series p1

August 26, 2014
Nick Halverson Costa Rica Video Series Part I in a new video series Nick Halverson, the CEO of Las Villas de San Buenas, was recently interviewed by Brad Gudim where they briefly discussed Costa Rica real estate. This is the first of the Nick Halverson Costa Rica Video Series. He will be recordin…

Recent Foreign Investment in Costa Rica

July 7, 2014
Foreign Investment in Costa Rica Costa Rica has long been a common location for large multi-national corporations to find highly-educated, reliable employees. Recently, Cargill and IBM each opened up new facilities in the San Jose metro area increasing the foreign investment in Costa Rica in 2014…

Costa Rica Information Update

July 3, 2014
Costa Rica Information /Newsletter                                June 2014 We’ve been very busy here in the Osa region of Costa Rica the past couple of months. Growth continues to take place in the area from Uvita to Palmar Norte – come visit and find …

2012 New International Airport in Southern Osa Costa Rica

March 29, 2012
Costa Rica, Real Estate, News, Travel: 2012 New International Airport in Southern Osa Costa Rica. 2012 New International Airport in Southern Osa Costa Rica   Recently there has been a lot of talk about the new international airport in the southern zone of Costa Rica.  This has been going on…

Costa Rica Tourism Up 9 percent in 2010 vs 2009

October 29, 2010
According to the Costa Rica Tourism Board (ICT), revenues from tourism accounted for
Costa Rica Tourism is up 9% in 2010
6.8 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2009 and over 7 percent in 2007 and …

Costa Rica’s Southern International Airport Update

October 23, 2010
Original: By the A.M. Costa Rica staff
International flights will be coming to the Southern zone. Exact time is unkown.
The project to build an international airport in the southern zone go…

Costa Rica’s Exports Up 9 Percent

October 21, 2010
Costa Rica’s Exports Up 9 Percent / Daily News / News / Costa Rica Newspaper, The Tico Times. The Foreign Trade Promotion Office (Procomer) announced Wednesday that Costa Rica’s exports have increased 9 percent this year when compared to the first nine months of 2009. From Jan. through Sept. of t…

Costa Rica Consumer Prices Dip

October 6, 2010
Source: Costa Rica’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) reports that prices fell an average of 0.08 percent during the month of September, the first month this year that consumer prices have decreased. Despite the slight deflation, through the first nine months of the year, average cons…