Costa Rica - Expat Community
Another Heavy Vehicle Burns in Front of Gas Station Within 24 Hours

Another Heavy Vehicle Burns in Front of Gas Station Within 24 Hours

By ERIC CORRALES On Tuesday afternoon, a bus caught fire in front of a gas station in La Uruca, and on Wednesday, a truck did the same in front of a gas station on Route 32. According to the Fire Department records, the emergency occurred at the San Isidro de Heredia...
Dollar Decline Halts: Can Companies and Wage Earners Relax?

Dollar Decline Halts: Can Companies and Wage Earners Relax?

by Tatiana Gutiérrez Wa-Chong Tourism, agriculture businesses, and exporters urge government action to balance the exchange rate. The dollar’s price relative to the colón rose by ₡10 in the last month, from ₡504 to ₡514. This slight increase offers some relief...

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