Latest news and today's news from Costa Rica

... from Bing and Google News

Costa Rica , Thursday 26 April 2018

News Costa Rica: Trailblazers 'pay a price' says Costa Rica's first black woman VP

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-costa-rica-women-rights/trailblazers-pay-a-price-says-costa-ricas-first-black-woman-vp-idUSKBN1HX2ZG
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

SAN JOSE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Epsy Campbell has ambitious plans to cut the gender pay gap and tackle violence against women in Costa Rica but - as its first black female vice president - she does not expect an easy ride. When Campbell takes ...

News Costa Rica: The Tico Times at 62: Finding new ways to serve and celebrate Costa Rica

News channel or source: http://www.ticotimes.net/2018/04/26/the-tico-times-at-62-finding-new-ways-to-serve-and-celebrate-costa-rica
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

The Tico Times has been telling Costa Rica’s stories to the world since 1956 – and in the past few months, it has returned to its roots while forging new partnerships. After the brief closure following the death of owner Jonathan Harris in mid-2017 ...

News Costa Rica: 49 DAYS TO GO! Costa Rica make their mark

News channel or source: http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/videos/y=2018/m=4/video=49-days-to-go-costa-rica-mark-their-mark.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Upon taking their opening bow at the FIFA World Cup™ at Italy 1990, it took Costa Rica 49 minutes to open their account, with a slick move against Scotland being converted by Juan Cayasso to secure victory.

News Costa Rica: Local Rotary Club helps out in Costa Rica

News channel or source: http://www.dailypress.com/news/community/spotlight/dp-ugc-article-local-rotary-club-helps-out-in-costa-rica-2018-04-23-story.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The Virginia Peninsula Rotary Club, in partnership with the Heredia Rotary Club in Costa Rica, has obtained a $43,000 grant from The Rotary Foundation for making improvements to an irrigation system in the vicinity of Santa Barbara, in the central plateau ...

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica to Offset National Team’s World Cup Carbon Footprint

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2455355&CategoryId=13002
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

SAN JOSE – Costa Rica will offset its national soccer team’s carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an environmental project, officials said Wednesday. The initiative is the fruit of an alliance between ...

News Costa Rica: Costa Rica's Epsy Campbell, the First Black Woman VP in All of Latin America, Is so Damn Inspiring

News channel or source: https://jezebel.com/costa-ricas-epsy-campbell-the-first-black-woman-vp-in-1825414017
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Costa Rica went through some shit during their 2018 general election earlier this year—the conservative party Partido Restauración Nacional (National Restoration Party) literally ran on an anti-LGBTQ platform and took home the first round of elections ...

News Costa Rica: Sun Broadcast Group CEO Jason Bailey Gets Married In Costa Rica

News channel or source: https://www.allaccess.com/net-news/archive/story/176130/sun-broadcast-group-ceo-jason-bailey-gets-married-
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Hearty congratulations go out to SUN BROADCAST GROUP CEO JASON BAILEY, who tied the knot with long time partner KRIS SENTEL in COSTA RICA on APRIL 24th, at the exact moment of their three-year anniversary. Surrounded by friends and their two children ...

News Costa Rica: Colony of Beautiful, Doomed Purple Octopuses Found Off Costa Rica

News channel or source: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/colony-beautiful-doomed-purple-octopuses-found-costa-rica-180968858/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

In 2013, a team of geochemists off the Pacific coast of Costa Rica sent underwater vehicles to explore the Dorado Outcrop, a rocky patch of seafloor 150 miles from land. They hoped to gather samples of warm water emerging from hydrothermal vents in the ...

News Costa Rica: Masdar partners with Costa Rica utility on solar, storage and smart cities

News channel or source: https://www.pv-tech.org/news/masdar-partners-with-costa-rica-utility-on-solar-storage-and-smart-cities
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Abu Dhabi-based energy firm Masdar and state-run utility Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) have signed an MoU to share technical knowledge and project experience for renewable energy development. The agreement aims to promote collaboration in utility ...

News Costa Rica: VINCI : VINCI Airports enlarges its network of airports in the United States, the United Kingdom, Costa Rica and Sweden

News channel or source: https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2018/04/24/1485897/0/en/VINCI-VINCI-Airports-enlarges-its-network-of-airports-in-the-United-States-the-United-Kingdom-Costa-Rica-and-Sweden.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Signature of an agreement to acquire the portfolio of Airports Worldwide, comprising two freehold property airports, three airports under concession and four under full management contracts as well as three partial management contracts in American airports ...