Individual members of Central American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia. Mexican Indians are not included.
A plant family of the order Myrtales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida composed of tropical plants with parallel-nerved leaves.
A climate which is typical of equatorial and tropical regions, i.e., one with continually high temperatures with considerable precipitation, at least during part of the year. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
A plant family of the order Bromeliales, subclass Zingiberidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons).
The geographic area of Latin America in general and when the specific country or countries are not indicated. It usually includes Central America, South America, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean.
Infestations by PARASITES which live on, or burrow into, the surface of their host's EPIDERMIS. Most ectoparasites are ARTHROPODS.
A plant genus of the family FABACEAE that contains kukulkanin, a CHALCONE.
A type of human papillomavirus especially associated with malignant tumors of the genital and RESPIRATORY MUCOSA.
Woody, usually tall, perennial higher plants (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, and some Pterophyta) having usually a main stem and numerous branches.
Neoplasms of the skin and mucous membranes caused by papillomaviruses. They are usually benign but some have a high risk for malignant progression.
A type of ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS associated with high risk for anogenital neoplasms.
A republic in western Africa, south of GUINEA and east of COTE D'IVOIRE. Its capital is Monrovia.
Days commemorating events. Holidays also include vacation periods.
A snow sport which uses skis to glide over the snow. It does not include water-skiing.
The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.
Travel beyond the earth's atmosphere.
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
Characteristics or attributes of persons or things which elicit pleasurable feelings.
Global conflict primarily fought on European continent, that occurred between 1914 and 1918.
Global conflict involving countries of Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America that occurred between 1939 and 1945.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.
The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
A country located in north Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, with a southern border with Western Sahara, eastern border with Algeria. The capital is Rabat.
Facilities having programs intended to promote and maintain a state of physical well-being for optimal performance and health.
Affection; in psychiatry commonly refers to pleasure, particularly as it applies to gratifying experiences between individuals.
Aspects of health and disease related to travel.
Voluntary use of free time for activities outside the daily routine.
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AGE spends half of each semester overseas in such countries as Greece, Japan, South Africa, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Peru and ... AGE operates on a rolling admissions basis. Students must enroll in a minimum of five academic classes per semester and cannot ... Costa Rica and Panama; Skiing and snowboarding on the islands of Honshu and Hokkaido in Japan; Kayaking the rivers of Northern ... and Central Costa Rica; Bouldering and rock climbing in Rocklands and Montagu, South Africa. Academy for Global Exploration ...
Costa Rica (operated 2005-2015). *. Germany. *. Greece (operated 1989-2002). *. Hong Kong (operated 1982-2000) ... The chain was operated by the franchise method and reached six branches. [People] in the industry say that the chain failed due ...
She operates the Philia Center, a retreat center in Costa Rica. Her followers are called the "Teal Tribe." In 2017, Teal Swan ...
It was the first station owned and operated by Repretel-Albavision group in Costa Rica. Repretel bought the station from rival ... became the first TV-station owned and operated in Costa Rica. In 1996, the channel briefly relayed channel 6. On March 1, 1997 ... Canal 11 is a private Costa Rican television channel, owned and operated by Repretel since 1996. ... of the Costa Rica national football team 1969-1975 (As Televictoria) 1975-1981 (As Teleonce) 1981-1988 1988-1995 1995-2004 (As ...
The Fyffes banana ship that rescued them had been en route from Costa Rica with 250,000 cartons of bananas and was completing ... The company formerly operated its own fleet of ships, known as Fyffes Line. List of Irish companies "Annual Report 2014" (PDF ... The melons are sourced from Brazil, Honduras, Guatemala and Costa Rica. The Fyffes Group ripening facility in Basingstoke is ...
On April 27, 2010, the s/v Legacy was spotted tied up at Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica, in run-down condition). In a series of ... The four ships they operated are all laid up and were left in a neglected state of condition. In 2014, Sail Windjammer, Inc., a ... Recent and former Central American itineraries included Costa Rica, Panama, and Belize. In September 2007, Windjammer's entire ... All remaining parts of the company that were still operating were shut down in April 2008. Later that year, the company's ...
It is operated by Costa Rica's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC). There are hills northeast of the airport. West ... Costa Rica portal Aviation portal Transport in Costa Rica List of airports in Costa Rica "DGAC Yearbook 2014" (PDF). Archived ... Oficina de Planificación, DGAC de Costa Rica "DGAC Yearbook 2006" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-01-25. ... "Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) of Costa Rica, Section III (Airstrips)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on ...
Gollo in Costa Rica, Artefacta in Ecuador and Electro Facil in Paraguay. In the Caribbean region, Unicomer Group operates ... Gollo was founded in 1974 in Costa Rica with only four employees at the time. In the year 2000, Gollo introduced its mascot ... Since the year 2000 Unicomer Group has grown from operating 4 store chains in Central America, to operating more than 30 brands ... It operates several chains of retail brands in the consumer durables sector, specializing in furniture, audio & video, ...
Port of Limón, operated by JAPDEVA. Moín Container Terminal, operated by APM Terminals. JAPDEVA's (Costa Rica's Caribbean Ports ... is one of the seaports in the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. Not to be confused with the Moín Container Terminal operated by ...
The court operated until April 1918 from its headquarters in Costa Rica; despite efforts beginning in March 1917 (when ... Costa Rica joined the CACM in 1963, but Panama has not yet joined. The organization froze during the 1969 war between Honduras ... Costa Rica has not ratified the agreement, and is not represented in the Parlacen. Parlacen is seen by some (including former ... Belize, Costa Rica, Panama and the Dominican Republic subsequently joined the CA-4 for economic integration. SICA was supported ...
CARHCO operated stores in Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras and Nicaragua. In 2006, Walmart increased its stake to ... As of January 31, 2021, Walmart operated 2,599 retail outlets in Mexico, under the Walmart Supercenter, Superama, Sam's Club, ...
... owned and operated by Repretel. It was the second television station acquired by Repretel in Costa Rica. The station was ... when the Mexican company decided to sell their Latin American television stations in Costa Rica, Guatemala, El Salvador and ... Canal 4 is a private Costa Rican television channel, ...
Banco HSBC (Costa Rica) S.A. operates around 40 branches throughout the major cities. HSBC entered Costa Rica in the summer of ... Banco Nacional de Costa Rica (BNCR) and BAC San Jose (Grupo BAC) is HSBC's largest competitor in the market. HSBC Colombia S.A ... Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua. The merger of HSBC Bank (Panama) and Grupo Banistmo was successfully completed ... Approval to operate as a licensed banking institution in Panama City was granted in 1973 and in the Colón Free Trade Zone in ...
As of 2018, railroads operate locally in Honduras, Costa Rica and Panama only; all rail transport has been suspended in Belize ... Railroads in Costa Rica are managed by state owned Instituto Costarricense de Ferrocarriles, Incofer, and are of 1,067 mm (3 ft ... The first railroad in Costa Rica was opened in 1873, running between San José and Alajuela. In 1890, it reached the Atlantic ... Other railroads in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama were built by private and public ...
Grupo Autofacil-Operates in El Salvador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras and Panama. Grupo Autofacil is the financial ... Costa Rica and Panama. Grupo Poma represents some of the leading companies in the automotive market, such as Toyota, BMW, ... Grupo Poma is divided into five primary divisions: Excel Automotriz-Operates in El Salvador since 1919 and also in Guatemala, ...
Operated under the management of Lyros & Lemos Bros, London. Sold in 1950 to Compagnia Maritima Neptuno SA, Costa Rica and ... Sold later that year to Nolido Compagnia de Navigazione SA, Costa Rica and renamed Cassian. Sold in 1954 to Société Mazout ... Operated under the management of Ship Services Ltd, Bermuda. Sold in 1968 to Pecos Steamship Co Inc, Liberia. Operated under ... Operated under the management of Transocean Maritima S M Bull SA, Spain. Ran aground on 12 March 1967 in Weser Estuary in bad ...
Costa Rica Public Force of Costa Rica operated at least four U206s from 1985. Djibouti Djibouti Air Force, one × U206G ... The aircraft is popular with air charter companies and small cargo air carriers, and is operated by private individuals and ... Mexico Mexican Air Force Malaysia Pakistan Pakistan Army Aviation 4 T-206H Panama Panamanian Air Force operated at least one ... Argentina Argentine Federal Police - one P206A (confiscated from drug dealers) operated from 1995 which remains in service as ...
Sold in 1957 to Compagnia de Vapores Marina Ltda, Costa Rica and renamed Parmarina. Operated under the management of N & J ... Operated under the management of Mollers Ltd, Hong Kong. Sold in 1966 to Tat On Shipping & Enterprise Co Ltd, Hong Kong and ... Operated under the management of United Molasses Co Ltd, London. Sold in 1950 to F T Everard & Sons Ltd and renamed Akinity. ... Operated under the management of Clan Line Ltd. Sold in 1952 to Malabar Steamship Co Ltd, Bombay and renamed Janeta. Scrapped ...
... purchased the Costa Rica, El Salvador and Honduras operations of HSBC in 2012. In 2010, Davivienda received ... permission from the United States Federal Reserve to operate a branch in Miami, Florida. The branch opened in 2011. Davivienda ...
In Mexico, Costa Rica, and Panama there's one restaurant for every 254,000 citizens; in Brazil there's one for every 310,700 ... The company operates its McDonald's-branded restaurants as company-operated restaurants and franchised restaurants. Company ... Since then, McDonald's expanded its presence across the region, opening its first stores in Costa Rica in 1970, in Brazil in ... The first Dessert Center opened in Costa Rica in 1986. Arcos Dorados has been updating its McDonald's restaurants throughout ...
1. ^ Shown are the flags of the five countries in which ONUCA operated. They are in this order (sorted alphabetically): Costa ... Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. 1. ^ Shown are the flags of the newly independent East Timor and its ... former occupier, Indonesia (in that order). 1. ^ This mission operated within former Yugoslav successor states of Bosnia and ...
It currently operates in Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana, Benin, Guyana, Costa Rica, Grenada and Vanuatu. In addition, as of ... In 1991, a similar program to the one in Guyana was also launched in Costa Rica. The following year, the mutual successes of ... In 1997, the Youth Challenge Organizations; Youth Challenge Guyana, Reto Juvenil Internacional (in Costa Rica), Youth Challenge ... Reto Juvenil International in Costa Rica, Youth Challenge Australia in Vanuatu, ZANGOC and Faraja Trust in Tanzania, YMCA-Ghana ...
In 1982 it was reported that the company had 10 operating plants in Costa Rica. In 1985 Dos Pinos opened its dairy aseptic ... Costa Rica. Alvarado C., José Eduardo (2007-09-22). "La Dos Pinos nos estimula a soñar". La Nación (in Spanish). Costa Rica. ... is a Costa Rican cooperative producer of dairy, beverages, and candy products headquartered in Alajuela, Costa Rica. It has a ... In these initial years the cooperative was forced to diversify its business because milk prices were regulated in Costa Rica ...
The organization currently operates regional transplant centers in Argentina, Costa Rica, and the United States. In 1997, WCTF ...
... and Costa Rica. Praise Teams, which lead the school population in singing at its weekly chapel events, operate independently of ... SVA did not operate in 1913-1914 because of extreme financial difficulties. From 1916 to 1921 the school was struggling to ...
of San Jose, Costa Rica. In 1968 it was sold to Soc. D'Avances Commerciales S.A. as the SS Armelle registered to Somalia. She ... The ship was operated by the Agwilines Inc. under the United States Merchant Marine act for the War Shipping Administration. ... The Hrvatska was managed by Dabinovic S.A. of Geneva and operated under the flag of Burundi. Later in 1967, the ship was sold ... Lawrence Victory was renamed the SS Zagreb for private operation as a passenger ship, operated by Jugoslavenska Slobodna ...
An affiliate church has also been established in Costa Rica. Average weekly attendance encompassing all sites has grown to over ... It employed twelve ministers and had an annual operating budget of $4.8 million. As of 2014, the church had expanded to six ...
Georgia operated for nearly a decade before being wrecked off Costa Rica on 30 September 1878. Notes Merchant Shipbuilding ...
Born: Mario Echandi Jiménez, 33rd President of Costa Rica, in San José, Costa Rica (d. 2011); David "Stringbean" Akeman, ... Ishikawa Electric Railway began operating the Ishikawa Line in the Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, with stations Shin-Nonoichi, ... It is the third oldest operating ballpark after Fenway Park and Wrigley Field. ...
In Costa Rica, trade unions first appeared in the late 1800s to support workers in a variety of urban and industrial jobs, such ... Companies that employ workers with a union generally operate on one of several models: *A closed shop (US) or a "pre-entry ... unions gained more power after the 1948 Costa Rican Civil War.[31] Today, Costa Rican unions are strongest in the public sector ... Costa Rican unions support government regulation of the banking, medical, and education fields, as well as improved wages and ...
From 1956 to 1978, the United States operated a chemical weapons trade in Barbados. ... Costa Rica. *El Salvador. *Guatemala. *Honduras. *Nicaragua. *Panama. Northern. *Bermuda. *Canada *trade relations ...
Hoa businessmen operated restaurants and hotels as a stepping stone as these businesses turned in a quick profit while ... The Hoa community would then go on to establish their own banks providing capital to rice merchants and operating their own ... The first steam-operated rice milling enterprise owned by the Chinese came into being in 1876 in Cholon. By the end of the ... Hoa also served as intermediaries operating as agents for the French as well as their own.[202] Hoa also collaborated with the ...
Drudge has operated Drudge Report a news aggregation website and is a self-professed conservative.[154] It is more conservative ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *El Salvador. *Grenada. *Guatemala. *Haiti. *Honduras ...
The country operates a special division of hospitals specifically for the treatment of foreigners and diplomats. Foreign ... A 2006 poll carried out by the Gallup Organization's Costa Rican affiliate - Consultoría Interdisciplinaria en Desarrollo (CID ... The Cuban government operates a national health system and assumes fiscal and administrative responsibility for the health care ...
Costa Rica, it is one of the bodies that comprise the inter-American system for the promotion and protection of human rights.[ ... Such companies are often larger than the economies of the states in which they operate, and can wield significant economic and ...
The car-sharing company Uber has entered Costa Rica, but the government has stated that is allowed to operate. Despite repeated ... Costa Rica Ministry of Education, Unicef, MICS (2011). "Costa Rica- Alfabetizacion y Educación (Costa Rica- Literacy and ... "The Tico Times Costa Rica. Retrieved 14 June 2019.. *^ "Costa Rica still one of the safest places in Latin America". The Costa ... "San José de Costa Rica" . Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). 1911.. *. "San José. The capital of Costa Rica" . New ...
Yes to the EU' does not mean we are content with the union continuing to operate as it has in the past. There is a huge ... Costa Rica. *Dominican Republic. *Guatemala. *French Guyana. *Haiti. *Mexico. *Nicaragua. *Peru. *Puerto Rico ... "How does British politics operate?". Green Party of England and Wales. Archived from the original on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 11 ...
The Christian community in Midyat is supplemented by a refugee community from Syria and has four operating churches.[46] Some ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *El Salvador. *Grenada. *Guatemala. *Haiti. *Honduras ...
1996 Costa Rica accident. *1987 Goiânia accident. *1984 Moroccan accident. *1990 Zaragoza accident ... A huge air shower experiment called the Auger Project is currently operated at a site on the pampas of Argentina by an ... Preliminary results from the presently operating Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS-02) on board the International Space Station ... While there have been proposals and prototypes for space and ballon-borne detection of air showers, currently operating ...
Costa RicaEdit. Universal healthcare and pensions are run by the Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social (CCSS). In 1941, Costa ... Morocco operates a public health sector run by the government that operates 85% of the country's hospital beds. It deals mainly ... Argentina, The Bahamas, Brazil, Barbados, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Trinidad ... By covering all population groups through the same system, Costa Rica has avoided social insurance stratification and inequity ...
"2011 Operating Grant Recipients" (PDF). Calgary Arts Development (CADA). 2011. Retrieved February 13, 2013.. ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *El Salvador. *Grenada. *Guatemala. *Haiti. *Honduras ...
Morocco is the oldest existing continually operating higher educational institution in the world.[8][9] and is occasionally ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *El Salvador. *Grenada. *Guatemala. *Haiti. *Honduras ...
Costa Rica[edit]. To become carbon neutral by 2021.[19] European Union[edit]. To cut greenhouse gas emissions by 30% (including ... "Why co-operate with Copenhagen cops?". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 16 December 2009.. ...
This process of Hellenization of Orthodox areas, operating in reverse to that of Islamization, accelerated the identification ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *Ecuador. *El Salvador. *French Guiana. *Grenada ...
Costa Rica: Revised by Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, of New York City; Cuba: Revised by Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & ... The joint venture operates under the name of Martindale-Hubbell.[2] Products and services[edit]. *Martindale-Hubbell Ratings ... Columbia and Costa Rica: Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP of New York City; Cuba: Holland & Knight LLP of Miami, ... Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, England, Estonia, Finland, France ...
1996 Costa Rica accident. *1987 Goiânia accident. *1984 Moroccan accident. *1990 Zaragoza accident ...
The US had obtained four million cinchona seeds from the Philippines and began operating cinchona plantations in Costa Rica. ...
The Council for Trade in Services operates under the guidance of the General Council and is responsible for overseeing the ... Costa Rica. *Côte d'Ivoire. *Cuba. *Djibouti. *Dominica. *Dominican Republic. *Ecuador. *Egypt. *El Salvador ... seen to operate effectively as trade barriers. Repeated attempts to revive the talks proved unsuccessful,[42] though the ... the GATT continued to operate for almost half a century as a semi-institutionalized multilateral treaty regime on a provisional ...
Serious radiation incidents/accidents include the Kyshtym disaster, the Windscale fire, the radiotherapy accident in Costa Rica ... Against operating procedures, the hemispheres were separated only by a screwdriver. The screwdriver slipped and set off a chain ... August - December 1996: Radiotherapy accident in Costa Rica. Thirteen fatalities and 114 other patients received an overdose of ... The main cause of release of radioactivity in the Three Mile Island accident was a pilot-operated relief valve on the primary ...
Enriquez, P.L.; Mikkola, H. (1997). "Comparative study of general public owl knowledge in Costa Rica, Central America and ... This communication can be very complex; some species can operate the two sides of the syrinx independently, allowing the ...
It was set up first by the Chinese Freemasons in 1920 (under the Chinese name 華僑公立學校), and operated until 1922; a Chinese drama ... The CBA continues to operate from a two-story building with guardian lion statues in the front; the ground floor is occupied by ... The drama club continued to operate the school until 1928, when the CBA purchased it for £2,300 and gave it its present name, ...
Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, Curaçao, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, ... trainee crew members and loadmasters in the country are not considered as operating crew and they need applicable visa to work ...
Bandits operating in both countries also frequently crossed the border to raid Mexican and American settlements, taking ... Costa Rica. *Cuba. *Dominican Republic. *Ecuador. *El Salvador. *Guatemala. *Guyana. *Haiti. *Honduras ...
Lucia, Guyana, Peru, Honduras, Guatemala and Costa Rica.. *^ "Parlamento Europeo rechaza las elecciones presidenciales por ... The government-operated Local Committees for Supply and Production (CLAP), which provides food to impoverished Venezuelans, ...
Costa Rica[103]. San Jose, California. United States. 2014[108]. San Salvador. El Salvador[103]. 1976. ... The Guadalajara trolleybus system has been operating since the 1970s,[61][64] and there are private companies operating regular ... The event attracts names such as Mexican director Guillermo del Toro, Greek director Constantin Costa-Gavras, Spanish actor ...
Afro-Costa Rican (Costa Rica). *Afro-Panamanian (Panama). *Afro-Dominican (Dominica) (Dominica) ... This provided flexibility in the forest country the Ashanti armies typically operated in. The approach to the battlefield was ...
Films set in Costa Rica. *Films set in Montana. *Films set on islands ... Multiple puppeteers were assigned to operate different parts of each animatronic dinosaur, and in some cases, hours of practice ... The film's second script, written by Peter Buchman,[21] involved Pteranodons escaping to the Costa Rican mainland and causing a ... A second draft, by Buchman, involved pteranodons escaping to the Costa Rican mainland and killing people, while a parallel ...
National Restoration Party (Costa Rica). *Christian Liberal Party (South Korea). *Christian Values Party (Sweden) ... For generations they operated their own newspapers and broadcasting association. The SGP has about 28,000 members, and three ...
As Great Britain abolished slavery in 1832, it operated it for roughly a generation on the island, creating a legacy different ... Costa Rica. *Cuba *Arará. *Cape Verdean. *Lucumí. *Ganga-Longoba. *Dominican Republic *Samaná Americans ...
International drug rehab in Costa Rica with the Costa Rica Treatment Center. The Tico Times - April 24, 2019. Costa Rica ... International drug rehab in Costa Rica with the Costa Rica Treatment Center. The Tico Times - Apr 24, 2019 ... Costa Rica approves law against child abuse prepared by alleged victims of priest. AFP and The Tico Times - Apr 24, 2019 ... Costa Rica approves law against child abuse prepared by alleged victims of priest. AFP and The Tico Times - April 24, 2019. ...
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The cafe basically operates like a restaurant. People pay for meals, but all the food is grown on-site (they have four full- ... Not every countrys quite as accepting of green homes as Costa Rica.... ... Hogan never intended to walk away with 600 acres of wild rainforest when they went shopping for a little piece of Costa Rica to ... They function exactly like homes, with indoor plumbing, running water and fully operating kitchens. ...
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1855 - Presidential Palace, Costa Rica [es] built. 1864 - Population: 8,863. 1869 - Telegraph begins operating. 1878 - ... "Costa Rica". Statesmans Year-Book. London: Macmillan and Co. 1906. "Costa Rica". Statesmans Year-Book. London: Macmillan and ... 1823 - San José becomes capital of Costa Rica. 1824 - Population: 15,472. 1835 - War of the League (Costa Rica) [es]. 1836 - ... 1895 - Monumento Nacional de Costa Rica [es] unveiled. 1897 - National Theatre of Costa Rica opens. 1904 - Population: 24,500. ...
Costa Rica (operated 2005-2015). *. Germany. *. Greece (operated 1989-2002). *. Hong Kong (operated 1982-2000) ... The chain was operated by the franchise method and reached six branches. [People] in the industry say that the chain failed due ...
Costa Rica. Book online with WestJet Vacations today. ... Book a vacation package at Andaz Costa Rica Resort - a concept ... Flights may not operate on certain days.. *All fares shown are one-way. ... Located on the Peninsula Papagayo on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, adjacent to Marina Papagayo and overlooking the Bay of ... Capturing the magic of Costa Ricas natural resources, this innovative architectural wonder offers travellers a unique way to ...
Port of Moín, operated by JAPDEVA. Port of Limón, operated by JAPDEVA. Moín Container Terminal, operated by APM Terminals. ... Costa Ricas ports are struggling to keep pace with growing trade. They have insufficient capacity, and their equipment is in ... There are many modes of transport in Costa Rica but the countrys infrastructure has suffered from a lack of maintenance and ... The road system in Costa Rica is not as developed as it might be expected for such a country. However, there are some two-lane ...
United States and Costa Rica). Organic product certificate. Canadian organic products exported to the U.S. under the USCOEA ... Canada Organic Regime operating manual Appendix C - The family of certification documents Documentation requirements for ... Remains in effect for a period of 12 months beginning on the day it was granted as per C.11 of the COR operating manual.. ... The COR operating manual requires that all CFIA-accredited CBs accept certification documents including attestation of ...
The ISPF interface operates directly on the target CICS control file. An integrated on-line help facility provides information ... It allows you to issue add, update, list and delete commands that operate on the contents of the CICS BAC VSAM KSDS control ...
Enter your dates once and have TripAdvisor search multiple sites to find the best prices on Costa Rica flights. ... Right now, 31 airlines operate out of Juan Santamaria Intl Airport.. *Juan Santamaria Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 41 ... There are 31 airports in Costa Rica and the 5 biggest are ... Cheap Flights to Costa Rica - Costa Rica Flights. *Central ... Flight stats for Costa Rica - did you know?. * ... Costa Rica). *Right now, 18 airlines operate out of Liberia ...
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The court operated until April 1918 from its headquarters in Costa Rica; despite efforts beginning in March 1917 (when ... Costa Rica San José CR Founder 4,999,441 51,100 km2. (19,700 sq mi) 95/km2. (250/sq mi) ... Costa Rica joined the CACM in 1963, but Panama has not yet joined. The organization froze during the 1969 war between Honduras ... Costa Rica has not ratified the agreement, and is not represented in the Parlacen. Parlacen is seen by some (including former ...
Costa Rica coronavirus measures for December. Alejandro Zúñiga - December 1, 2020. Costa Ricas coronavirus measures will ... Costa Rica warns Biden that pandemic, climate change will increase migration. AFP - Dec 01, 2020 ... News briefs: Costa Rica news highlights to start your Tuesday. Alejandro Zúñiga - Dec 01, 2020 ... Costa Rica suffered 41 new coronavirus-related deaths between Friday and Tuesday for a total of 1,731, according to official ...
Life Sciences Sector in Costa Rica saves lives around the world with +70 Medtech multinationals that design and produce medical ... This operating works hand-in-hand with orthodontists around the word. Technicians in Costa Rica collaborate with them to design ... Hologic Costa Rica is recognized as Manufacturer of the Year by the Manufacturing Leadership Council. Read more 21 MAY 2021 ... Our Costa Rica site has grown into a global center of excellence for our market-leading Infusion Systems business and is ...
Liberia Airport (Liberia, Costa Rica). *Right now, 18 airlines operate out of Liberia Airport. ... Cheap Flights to Playa Hermosa - Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica Flights. *Central America ... Playa Hermosa is 13 km from Liberia Airport (Liberia, Costa Rica).. * ...
Abbott Costa Rica began operations in December 2010 and has become a key player for the company in Latin America as ... is an honor and a privilege to have the presence of distinguished companies such as Abbott operating successfully in Costa Rica ... The President of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis said that "foreign investment finds security in Costa Rica because of our ... Guide to obtain the Environmental Feasibility in Costa Rica. *. Costa Rica Guide for the Registration of Hazardous Chemical ...
It operates on a smaller scale, but theres a real-world permanence to the soccer fields, not to mention the impact they have ... PHOTOS: Costa Ricas Festival of Light. AFP - December 17, 2017. Costa Ricas traditional Festival de la Luz, a holiday parade ... Give green in Costa Rica: holiday gifts that will live on all year. Ed Bernhardt - Dec 16, 2017 ... Stats Roundup: Costa Rica had the best defense at the World Cup and one of the worst attacks. ...
Costa Ricas commercial code details all business requirements necessary to operate in Costa Rica. The laws of public ... Costa Rica does not require Costa Rican data to be stored on Costa Rican soil. With entry into force of Law Number 8968 - ... Costa Rica also ratified the UN Anti-Corruption Convention in March 2007. As part of its OECD Action Plan, Costa Rica should ... Currently, Costa Rica is in the process of ratifying the agreement. Costa Rica was part of Phase 1 of the Pathways for ...
Costa Rica has been operating on a deficit since 2009. 22% of Costa Ricas revenue comes from taxing the auto industry, and a ... a favorite vehicle in Costa Rica) are available completely fossil fuel free. Costa Rica Limpia, an organization helping to push ... Whether Costa Rica achieves its decarbonization goals on time or not, their efforts make a statement to the rest of the world. ... Today, Costa Rica took steps to eclipsing even these amazing countries in terms of sustainability. President Carlos Alvarado ...
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  • 1948 - March-April: Costa Rican Civil War. (
  • The growth of Philips in Costa Rica is due to strong results from local operations, due to the quality, commitment, and passion that our Costa Rican talent has demonstrated over the years. (
  • This is an idea that's starting to gain international support with the rise of new technologies," Costa Rican economist Monica Araya said. (
  • In recent decades the Costa Rican government through its investment promotion agency CINDE has focused on attracting relatively high-tech manufacturers and service companies that demand skilled labor, introduce new technologies and often run robust corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs. (
  • Despite decades of FDI and trade liberalization, the Costa Rican economy is not as advanced as this investment and export-led development might suggest. (
  • The Costa Rican police and judicial system have at times failed to deter or to peacefully resolve such invasions. (
  • The Foreign Trade Promotion Corporation (PROCOMER) as well as the Costa Rican Investment and Development Board (CINDE) lead Costa Rica's investment promotion efforts. (
  • Banco de Costa Rica , Banco Nacional, Banco Popular of Costa Rica , The Costa Rican Tourist Board, INS and Kölbi have all signed on to become National Supporters of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014. (
  • Founded 136 years ago, the Banco de Costa Rica (BCR) is the oldest Costa Rican financial institution. (
  • Established in 1955, The Costa Rican Tourist Board governs tourism activities in the country, while it develops strategies and tactics to ensure the quality of the destination, as well as develop projects and procedures that will continue to make the Costa Rica tourism competitive while maintaining its position in the international market. (
  • More operators represent more mobile recharge opportunities for customers and an important expansion step for, as Claro plays an important role on the Costa Rican market. (
  • Following the success of its luxury Costa Rican residential community Coco Bay Estates, CR Development Group (CRDG) has announced its newest community, Vista Ocotal , located in the coastal resort community of Playa Ocotal, Costa Rica. (
  • Vista Ocotal's unique combination of Costa Rican vacation living and vibrant North American spirit is attracting buyers looking for smart investment alternatives outside the U.S. (
  • According to the Costa Rican Tourism Board , 46% of international tourists visiting the country in 2009 engaged in activities related to ecotourism, including trekking, flora, fauna, and bird watching, and visits to rural communities. (
  • In March 2015, Chang announced that the project was on standby because of an apparent lack of interest from the Costa Rican Oil Refinery ( RECOPE ). (
  • Here you can sip rich, thick Costa Rican coffee in the outdoor cafe at the Gran Hotel while reading the Tico Times, an English-language weekly that will bring you up to date on retirement oppor- tunities. (
  • Professional botanists and zoologists and fishing and rafting aficionados will want to plan every aspect of their Costa Rican holiday in advance. (
  • Sporting FC to Have Only Costa Rican Players? (
  • Observe Costa Rican wildlife species in their natural habitats, including monkeys, neo-tropical birds, and amphibians in the caponies above rainforest canals. (
  • Around 90% of the impaired loans are attributed to Costa Rican clients. (
  • This review evaluated our current understanding of Costa Rican chondrichthyans and their conservation status. (
  • A total of 99 chondrichthyan species are formally recorded in Costa Rican waters, from which 15% are threatened with extinction and 41% are "Data Deficient" based on the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) Red List. (
  • Based on our review, improving the quality and quantity of fisheries landing statistics, as well as determining the degree of overlap between chondrichthyans and Costa Rican fisheries remains a priority. (
  • In 2009, Costa Rican authorities pressed Liberty Reserve for a license to operate as a money transmitter. (
  • When you need to get your Costa Rican travel visa processed quickly, Travel Document Systems is here to help. (
  • All of the Costa Rican visa requirements and application forms, plus convenient online ordering. (
  • The program is notably predicated on Canadian and Costa Rican institutional linkages which facilitate the creation of scholarship opportunities. (
  • Since 2009, 28 Costa Rican students have taken part in the ELAP. (
  • In 2014, 132 Costa Rican students participated in exchange opportunities for study or research at the college, undergraduate and graduate level in Canada through this and other programs. (
  • In addition to the ELAP scholarships, Costa Rican students are encouraged to apply for other Canadian awards open to all international students including the prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships and the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships . (
  • Though harshly critical of the Sandinistas, he forbade that regime's guerrilla opponents from operating militarily on Costa Rican soil, despite pressure from the United States. (
  • In 2007 Costa Rican citizens voted in favour of CAFTA-DR by a slim margin in the country's first national referendum. (
  • SITRAP survived efforts to completely destroy the trade union movement in the Costa Rican agricultural sector in the 1980's and 90's. (
  • During a press conference on Saturday, soon after the web money service went dark, Costa Rican state prosecutor Jose Pablo Gonzalez said a number of suspects as well as Budovsky were under investigation over alleged money laundering. (
  • He also renounced his US citizenship and became a Costa Rican national. (
  • Costa Rican tribes fall into this second category. (
  • The majority of Costa Rican land rests in a high valley where temperatures are moderate and land is fertile, but the earliest European explorers never saw that. (
  • Unlike the cultures of Aztecs and Mayans to the north, Costa Rican tribes had no central capital for Spaniards to conquer. (
  • This project has two main objectives: going through the space project lifecycle and demonstrating a platform to measure the effects of climate change in Costa Rican rainforests, amid the efforts of this country to become the first carbon-neutral nation in the world. (
  • 2) To develop a scientific mission that will allow Costa Rican scientists to collect data related to the country's rainforests. (
  • On March 16, 2016, officials at the Costa Rica-based Central American Association for Aeronautics and Space (ACAE) announced they will launch a crowdfunding campaign to raise $75,000 needed to orbit the first Costa Rican satellite, a small 1U CubeSat. (
  • In 2013, Nicaragua had published maps that offered oil blocks in Costa Rican maritime territory, forcing Costa Rica to present the case before the International Court of Justice on February 25, 2014. (
  • According to Public Security Minister Celso Gamboa, the Costa Rican Coast Guard seized approximately 4.1 tons of cocaine during three separate operations off the Pacific Coast between June 10 and June 11, all of which was found on Costa Rican fishing boats, reported The Tico Times . (
  • The number of local Costa Rican groups dismantled has followed a similar trend, also more than doubling in the 2006-2010 period . (
  • According to The Tico Times, Costa Rican fishermen have been caught with nearly three tons of cocaine in 2014, and are increasingly taking on roles in large-scale operations, while the size of the most recent shipments indicates the suspects were using a tried and true drug route. (
  • An in-depth look at the shocking world of Costa Rican cycling, which is troubled by wide-spread doping. (
  • The overall winner, Juan Carlos Rojas Villegas, recorded a positive test, as did six riders in the top-20 overall, the best young rider classification winner, the current Costa Rican national road champion, and four stage winners. (
  • A new airline called TICOS-Airlines submitted a bid to Costa Rica's Civil Aviation Administration to take over routes dropped by Avianca-TACA airlines last month. (
  • Capturing the magic of Costa Rica's natural resources, this innovative architectural wonder offers travellers a unique way to connect with the surrounding culture while relaxing and finding their creative best in perfect comfort. (
  • Costa Rica's ports are struggling to keep pace with growing trade. (
  • Costa Rica's coronavirus measures will continue unchanged in December. (
  • The goal is aggressive and may not be entirely feasible, especially with Costa Rica's current financial issues. (
  • 22% of Costa Rica's revenue comes from taxing the auto industry, and a large portion of that goes to protection of forests and other forms of conservation . (
  • Foreign direct investment (FDI) is high and has been a significant contributor to Costa Rica's economic growth. (
  • Costa Rica's continued popularity as an investment destination is well illustrated by historic FDI which climbed steadily from the year 2000 (USD 409 million) to 2008 (over USD 2 billion), reaching a high of over USD 3 billion (6.2 percent of GDP) in 2013 before dropping slightly to USD 2.75 billion in 2014 and 2.85 billion in 2015. (
  • Much of Costa Rica's basic infrastructure - ports, roads, water systems - needs major upgrading and generally lacks a clear path for financing needed improvements. (
  • Experience the drama of Costa Rica's landscapes, the real flavours of its culture and cuisine and uncover the country's adventurous heart. (
  • Toss in the fact that Costa Rica's central location makes it a great jump-off point for trips to nearby countries, and you have an almost perfect situation. (
  • If relaxation is what you're looking for, choose from any of Costa Rica's beautiful beaches - Playa Montezuma, Punta Uva and Manzanillo, to name a few. (
  • Ad Astra Rocket , the company of former NASA astronaut Franklin Chang Díaz, signed an agreement Monday with EARTH University to research and develop hydrogen-powered transportation in Costa Rica's northern province of Guanacaste. (
  • The agreement puts back on track a stalled project of Chang's designed to help wean Costa Rica's vehicle fleet off fossil fuels. (
  • Costa Rica's public-private development bank ( SBD ) has pledged $432,000 in financial support for the venture. (
  • Results of the project will be used to evaluate Costa Rica's potential progress toward its goal of achieving carbon neutrality in the next few decades. (
  • The minimalist estate is set on a large plot of protected rainforest, with plenty of nooks where guests can soak up Costa Rica's natural splendour. (
  • Those who have tired of Costa Rica's fruit- and vegetable-rich cuisine will appreciate the break: the kitchen focuses on more European-style dishes. (
  • Despite rising international interest rates, Ayales pointed out Costa Rica's recent investments and the now-stable U.S. economy as platforms that can catalyze either presidential candidate's plans. (
  • With the In-depth Cultural tour Costa Rica's Best Beach + Jungle Hikes (ages 21-35), you have a 5 days tour package taking you through San Jose, Costa Rica and 2 other destinations in Costa Rica. (
  • Costa Rica's Best Beach + Jungle Hikes (ages 21-35) includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more. (
  • Live with other teens on Costa Rica's Caribbean coast while learning about rainforest conservation. (
  • Join other teens, aged between 15 and 17, in the middle of Costa Rica's famous Tortuguero National park, to learn about conservation and learn about how to protect important wildlife species and the natural environment. (
  • For anyone not familiar with The Ara Project, we are a conservation organisation dedicated to the survival and revival of Costa Rica's two native macaw species: the Scarlet (Ara macao)and the Great Green (Ara ambiguus). (
  • Canada supports Costa Rica's security efforts through DFATD's Anti-Crime Capacity Building Program (ACCBP). (
  • This includes $500,000 in navigation and communication equipment, $1.2 million to the National Police School announced during the Summit of the Americas in April 2012 (consisting of bullet-proof vests, helmets, and surveillance vehicles), $60,000 for training of law enforcement officers and investigators by the RCMP, and $1.1 million in ballistics identification technology to Costa Rica's judicial police. (
  • As president, Arias took measures to cope with Costa Rica's heavy foreign indebtedness and other economic problems, but his main interest was in trying to restore peace and political stability to the strife-torn countries of Central America . (
  • Furthermore, this mission aims to impact directly in the short term the promotion of Costa Rica's forestry sector and to encourage reforestation with commercial timber species. (
  • The project takes its name from Costa Rica's highest volcano ( Irazú with an elevation of 3,432 m), located in the province of Cartago. (
  • Data will be collected in a forest in Los Chiles, a mountainous area near Costa Rica's border with Nicaragua, and will be used to evaluate climate change effects on forests. (
  • Costa Rica's Vice Minister of Public Security, Gustavo Mata, said the profile of the 11 alleged traffickers was "very young people with no criminal record. (
  • The seizure came days after Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly agreed to extend joint maritime patrols with the US Coast Guard until the end of the year, a measure aimed at combating drug trafficking. (
  • Meanwhile, a high percentage of drug-related arrests last year, coupled with the disbanding of what was reportedly Costa Rica's first transnational drug trafficking group , suggest that Costa Ricans are becoming more deeply involved in the cocaine trade, likely developing independent structures to move cocaine for larger groups. (
  • The positive tests sprung from an ambitious plan by Costa Rica's national federation to combat doping in the domestic peloton. (
  • For Gonzalez, the race was bitter confirmation that Costa Rica's doping culture has not changed during his lifetime. (
  • What he saw convinced him that Costa Rica's cycling culture has not changed. (
  • Rumors about widespread doping have swirled in Costa Rica's cycling community for years. (
  • In an exclusive interview for VeloNews , Javier Munich, vice president of Costa Rica's cycling federation said the doping rumors extend from the junior division all the way up to masters cycling. (
  • Sansa ( operates a flight from San Jose International Airport. (
  • You will land in San Jose, Costa Rica`s mountain capital where the temperature is always a delightful 70 degrees. (
  • There is a train tour that goes from San Jose to a few cities within Costa Rica but are not very commonly used for travelers going on vacation to Costa Rica. (
  • Departure tax is almost always included when you purchase your round trip ticket but just in case it isn't please note that there is a departure tax payable at either the San Jose or Liberia airport with USD/ Costa Rica colones , VISA, Mastercard or American Express. (
  • In Costa Rica, Canada is represented by the Embassy of Canada in San Jose which opened in 1961. (
  • With the in-depth cultural tour Explore Costa Rica National Geographic Journeys, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through San Jose, Costa Rica and 6 other destinations in Costa Rica. (
  • Orlando Ramon's Miracle in San Jose, Costa Rica. (
  • San Jose, Costa Rica "See? (
  • Guidio Torres Leon, age 46 healed of fibrosis in San Jose Costa Jose, Rica ƒ God healed me of fibrosis today. (
  • It is headquartered in San Jose, Costa Rica and is licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission. (
  • Joel H. Edwards et al, Corrugated megathrust revealed offshore from Costa Rica, Nature Geoscience (2018). (
  • The Irazú project is an innovative mission taking place in Costa Rica, which aims to launch the first Central American satellite in orbit by 2018. (
  • Roche is always looking for opportunities to strengthen the relationship we have with the different governments in Central America and the Caribbean, where Costa Rica has been our home for almost 50 years. (
  • Costa Rica, located in Central America, has had a generally favorable investment climate for many years. (
  • Costa Rica or República de Costa Rica , pronounced [reˈpuβlika ðe ˈkosta ˈrika] ) is a small country in Central America bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the south, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. (
  • Among budget travelers and increasingly among ordinary tourists Costa Rica is ranked as the most expensive country in Central America and perhaps in the whole of Latin America. (
  • Costa Rica is Canada's largest trading partner in Central America. (
  • Pledging to invest in education and housing and to sign the Central America-Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) with the United States (Costa Rica had been the only Central American country not to join the pact), Arias won a narrow victory. (
  • Between November 14 and December 20, 1907, after a proposal by Mexico and the United States, five Central American nations ( Costa Rica , El Salvador , Guatemala , Honduras and Nicaragua ) took part in the Central American Peace Conference in Washington, D.C. sponsored by United States Secretary of State Elihu Root . (
  • On October 14, 1951 (33 years after the CACJ was dissolved) the governments of Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua signed a treaty creating the Organization of Central American States (Organización de Estados Centroamericanos , or ODECA) to promote regional cooperation and unity. (
  • Maintain tropical forests in nicaragua and costa rica by utilizing education, research and community outreach. (
  • VICITS databases are now hosted within such structures in 5 out of the 6 countries where the strategy operates-Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Panama. (
  • Many Costa Ricans already appreciate the benefits if renewable energy, and Hyundais (a favorite vehicle in Costa Rica) are available completely fossil fuel free. (
  • Of course, meeting native Costa Ricans is a pleasure as well, as the "Ticos" are generally regarded as some of the most friendly people in the world. (
  • We learned it was safe to cross the street when the Costa Ricans did. (
  • Costa Ricans are called "Ticos. (
  • Costa Rica has intercepted over four tons of cocaine and detained 11 Costa Ricans, in a case providing one indication of deepening local involvement in drug trafficking through the country. (
  • Although we will complete the construction of our warehouse club in Liberia , Costa Rica in May 2020 , we have decided to postpone the opening of that club. (
  • With natural wonders in abundance, Costa Rica is an ecological paradise and one of the top tourist spots in Latin America. (
  • PriceSmart, headquartered in San Diego , owns and operates U.S.-style membership shopping warehouse clubs in Latin America and the Caribbean , selling high quality merchandise at low prices to PriceSmart members. (
  • Starbucks currently operates five farmer support centers in Africa, China and Latin America and the new Costa Rica farm will help scale those sites' current work. (
  • President Carlos Alvarado has set a goal of decarbonizing by 2021, which will mark 200 years of independence for Costa Rica. (
  • Fifty years later, in 1562, the Spanish government sent Juan Vasquez de Coronado from Guatemala into Costa Rica, with the goal of establishing a colony. (
  • Claro was founded in 2003, is headquartered in Brazil, and began operating in Costa Rica in November 2011. (
  • In the meantime, please enjoy the latest updates from our partner projects in Brazil, Costa Rica and Africa with macaws and Grey parrots. (
  • The Proyecto Epidemiológico Guanacaste (PEG) has conducted several large studies related to human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer in Guanacaste, Costa Rica in a long-standing collaboration with the U.S. National Cancer Institute. (
  • The Proyecto Epidemiológico Guanacaste (PEG) is a research group that investigates human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer in Guanacaste, Costa Rica in a long-standing collaboration with the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI). (
  • Guanacaste is a rural province of Costa Rica, located 200 km northwest of San José, the capital. (
  • The northwest province of Guanacaste is a particularly booming region for investors and tourists alike, and in this part of the country, you have an example of just about everything that makes Costa Rica travel so great. (
  • Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica, a region with a high age-adjusted incidence of cervical cancer. (
  • Various foreign criminal organizations have been reported to operate there, including Mexico's Knights Templar and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) . (
  • There are many modes of transport in Costa Rica but the country's infrastructure has suffered from a lack of maintenance and new investment. (
  • Nevertheless, challenges to the country's competitiveness, including rising operating costs, a complicated legal environment, excessive bureaucratic red tape, and infrastructure deficiencies, are fueling caution on the part of investors. (
  • All foreign residents in Costa Rica are free from taxes on any income earned outside of the country's borders, so if you still are making money back home, you won't be taxed twice for it. (
  • The 2017 Vuelta a Costa Rica will forever be remembered for the stain it left on the country's cycling scene. (
  • Belize, Costa Rica, Panama and the Dominican Republic subsequently joined the CA-4 for economic integration. (
  • We've begun a campaign to invite European anglers to enjoy the great fishing adventures we offer in both Costa Rica and Panama, and bookings are going very nicely. (
  • This will bring the number of PriceSmart warehouse clubs operating in the Dominican Republic to four. (
  • The carrier flies to about 55 destinations in the United States, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Mexico. (
  • No immunizations, shots or vaccinations are required to enter Costa Rica from North America or Europe. (
  • It operates in North America under license of the Morris Mohawk Gaming Group. (
  • They aim to start operating the first phase of the plant in 2017. (
  • Gonzalez took this photograph of a fellow rider's intravenous recovery products during the 2017 Vuelta a Costa Rica. (
  • On May 17, Avianca-TACA decided to drop five direct flights between San José and other destinations and laid off 261 employees from its Costa Rica operations as part of an integration process with Colombian-owned airline Avianca. (
  • Costa Rica was included by Ethical Traveler magazine in the 2011 and the 2012 list of The Developing World's 10 Best Ethical Destinations . (
  • Since 1999 operating hundreds of trips each year, spanning all seven continents and more than 60 destinations. (
  • Guests due to travel to destinations as listed below can amend their booking to an alternative trip operated by Trafalgar. (
  • A Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica Concerning Youth Mobility signed in August 2010 came into effect in July 2011. (
  • Standard Fruit Company de Costa Rica, Dole's division in Costa Rica was presented the award by Dr. Oscar Arias Sánchez, President of the Republic of Costa Rica and 1987 recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, to Danilo Román, General Manager of Standard Fruit de Costa Rica in a San José ceremony on November 27. (
  • Banco Nacional concentrates its operations in Costa Rica , with over 170 offices serving its entire territory. (
  • Banco Nacional became a national supporter of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in order to help the Government of Costa Rica in its efforts towards the development of sports and tourism in the country. (
  • Banco Popular of Costa Rica is a financial institution of the state banking network with almost 45 years of experience in the industry. (
  • The following statement was released by the rating agency) MONTERREY, April 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Banco Internacional de Costa Rica, S.A.'s (BICSA) long- and short-term foreign currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'BB' and 'B', respectively. (
  • Outdoor adventure awaits when you choose our hotels in Costa Rica. (
  • Patrons of our hotels in Costa Rica should also plan a visit to Rincón de la Vieja National Park to see yet another natural wonder, the Rincón de la Vieja volcano and its surrounding geysers, waterfalls and hot springs. (
  • Costa Rica Limpia, an organization helping to push the decarbonization efforts, plans to have these cars available for citizens to test drive and take a look at. (
  • This same organization (NEF) ranked Costa Rica as the "greenest" country in the world. (
  • Costa Rica is deploring the recent request by the government of Venezuela to detach itself from the Organization of American States. (
  • 1895 - Monumento Nacional de Costa Rica [es] unveiled. (
  • Learn how to identify unique species that can only be found in Costa Rica, go on jungle hikes and canoes down the many forest canals, spotting animals. (
  • Participants in the Tribes pilot are the Fujitsu Global Delivery management team, some Americas and European-based delivery team members, and Global Delivery Center employees in Costa Rica, India, and Portugal. (
  • Of those, fully 85 percent were actually from countries such as India, Vanuatu and Costa Rica. (
  • At our Marriott Costa Rica hotels, travelers can experience the best the country has to offer, whether it's hiking through the tropical landscape, lounging in the sun or sipping on coffee from a local Costa Rica plantation . (
  • Travelers should devote time to exploring the local rainforests, as they offer a true glimpse of the natural beauty found in Costa Rica. (
  • total: 278 km (173 mi) narrow gauge: 278 km (173 mi) of 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) gauge (260 km (162 mi) electrified) The road system in Costa Rica is not as developed as it might be expected for such a country. (
  • This makes Costa Rica the first country in the world to completely decarbonize. (
  • If you are feeling a bit uncomfortable with the notion of Costa Rica retirement due to idea that it is a foreign country, you will appreciate hearing that there is a strong foreign community here. (
  • As a politically and economically stable country, Costa Rica offers wonderful investment opportunities, including those that can be taken advantage of by retirees. (
  • Christmas in a tropical country like Costa Rica is a show. (
  • Although Costa Rica is only the size of West Virginia, the country is host to 850 species of birds (that`s one-tenth of all the bird species in the world), plus 230 species of animals, 150 species of reptiles and amphibians, and 12,000 species of plants, including more than 1,500 varieties of orchids. (
  • Depending on your country of origin you may enter Costa Rica without a visa. (
  • Since the coffee comes one country, it is easier to operate and it is a centralized system with one goal. (
  • NORTH NEWTON, KAN.- This interterm I was blessed with the opportunity to travel to the beautiful country of Costa Rica, alongside 15 other Bethel College students who became some of my best friends, as well as our instructor Jon Piper and his wife Beth. (
  • This mission, declared of national interest by the president of the country, is being led by ACAE and ITCR (Costa Rica Institute of Technology). (
  • The evolution of the drug trade in Costa Rica is facilitated by the fact that the country is ill-equipped to combat this increasing narco-activity , relying in some cases on US assistance . (
  • Owns its coffee farm operating in Poas Volcano, CostaRica. (
  • White is one of 12 defendants charged in connection with a series of business opportunity fraud ventures that operated in Costa Rica. (
  • The ITCR (Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica) School of Forest Engineering, located in Cartago, Costa Rica [also referred to as TEC (Tecnológico de Costa Rica)] has been actively monitoring rainforests to study properties such as water level, biomass growth and meteorological variables, among other things. (
  • Home of 13 of the top 20 OEMs, and 16 top technology leaders, Costa Rica is your natural choice for medical devices, pharma, and biotech. (
  • There are approximately 9,000-10,000 Canadian residents in Costa Rica, including dual nationals, and 172,730 Canadians travelled to Costa Rica in 2014. (
  • The presence of human civilization in Costa Rica is evidenced as far back as 10,000 years. (
  • The EU currently operates under a system of "parallel trade," which allows products to be freely imported between member countries. (
  • b) Planting more than 90,000 trees of 80 different species native to Costa Rica. (
  • Costa Rica has a rich and vibrant history that first marked the history books on September 18th 1502. (
  • It is this practice that capped the deceptive appearance Costa Rica presented to Christopher Columbus when he landed in 1502, during his final voyage to the Caribbean. (
  • Although Christopher Columbus reached Costa Rica in 1502, Spanish conquest of the native peoples of the area did not begin until 1563. (
  • That space is going to remain there for decades," Mano Silva, the nonprofit's chief operating officer, said of the Rio pitch. (
  • The political stability and the business environment Costa Rica has offered through the years make us completely sure this will be an investment we won't have any regrets about in the future. (
  • The court would remain in effect for ten years from the final ratification, and communication would be through the government of Costa Rica. (
  • Public infrastructure concessions in Costa Rica have been contentious in recent years while the government's fiscal constraints limit public financing as a realistic option. (
  • A.M. Costa Rica has been saying for years that the tourism numbers include hundreds of thousands of Nicaraguans who are not traditional tourists. (
  • GVI has been in operation for over 20 years and we have been working in Costa Rica for over a decade. (
  • For more than 100 years, Dole has been committed to our environment, our employees and the communities in which we operate. (
  • Over the past 17 years, The Ara Project has released over 150 Scarlet Macaws in different locations around Costa Rica, most recently at Punta Islita. (
  • Anabel is healed from blindness in Costa Rica For 18 years I have been blind in both eyes. (
  • For years, Costa Rica has served as a meeting point for Colombian and Mexican cartels transporting drug shipments, a role facilitated by its strategic position between the two countries. (
  • Gonzalez started racing bicycles in Costa Rica nearly 20 years ago, racing professionally as a mountain biker and road racer throughout the Americas. (
  • Peru trips operated by local partner Dragoman will be booked onto alternate Quechua trek. (
  • Product of Peru, Costa Rica, USA. (
  • Costa Rica beach front retirement homes are part of the reason why foreigners look into a possible Costa Rica retirement. (
  • Foreigners can get married in Costa Rica. (
  • Today, Costa Rica took steps to eclipsing even these amazing countries in terms of sustainability. (
  • Costa Rica has also consistently been among the top Latin American countries in the Human Development Index, and is cited by the UNDP as one of the countries that has attained much higher human development than other countries at the same income levels. (
  • This study covers the world outlook for air-operated diaphragm pumps across more than 190 countries. (
  • OPEX improvements: in the second quarter, Grontmij continued to embed the five processes in all operating countries. (
  • The entry into force of the Canada-Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement (CCRFTA) in November 2002 enabled the development of trade relations between the two countries. (
  • This Agreement allows any airline from Canada or Costa Rica to operate as frequently as desired between both countries and via any point in third countries. (
  • Trafalgar operates in the following countries where the Zika virus has been reported. (
  • Operate ecological field school allowing university students to study the conservation of rain forest in the fields of primatology, biology, ethnobotany, and others. (
  • 1. Do I need a passport to go to Costa Rica? (
  • A valid passport is mandatory to enter Costa Rica. (
  • When you are travelling to Costa Rica with a U.S. Passport, a Tourist Visa is not required . (
  • U.S. Passport must be valid upon arrival in and departure from Costa Rica. (
  • I have been to Cuba to be operated t d on. (
  • With an ample supply of stunning beaches, biologically-diverse rainforests and picturesque volcanoes, Costa Rica is a joy to explore. (
  • Learn what it takes to become an international conservationist while exploring the rainforests that line the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. (
  • Canada and Costa Rica enjoy strong and diverse bilateral relations. (
  • Costa Rica is represented in Canada by an Embassy in Ottawa and two consulates in Toronto and Vancouver. (
  • Since 2009, Canada has provided a total of $4.74 million in security assistance to Costa Rica. (
  • Canada is the fifth largest investor in Costa Rica. (
  • An open skies-type Air Transport Agreement between Canada and Costa Rica entered into force in April 2012. (
  • Canada is proud to have welcomed athletes and visitors from Costa Rica and from across the Americas. (
  • As part of another investigation, FDA officials bought three popular drugs from two internet pharmacies claiming to be "located in, and operated out of, Canada . (
  • There is a huge difference in the prices between Costa Rica and the US or Canada. (
  • The sportsbook is licensed and operating from Kahnawake, Canada and was actually the first sportsbook licensed. (
  • EVER SINCE CHRISTOPHER Columbus aptly titled the land ``Rich Coast`` during his fourth voyage to the New World, Costa Rica has remained one of the safest and most beautiful spots in the Western Hemisphere. (
  • now offers international mobile recharges to Claro Costa Rica, a popular network on the local telecom market. (
  • Platanera Río Sixaola S.A. was the first banana plantation in the world to become certified in accordance with international protocols such as EUREP GAP, Rainforest Alliance, CarbonNeutral, and HACCP as well as the national standards Guayacán, Bandera Ecológica, and National Brand esencial Costa Rica among others. (
  • Founded in 1994, Frontier Airlines (F9) is a low-cost carrier based in Denver and operating from a hub at Denver International Airport (DEN). (
  • The new Costa Rica farm is a boost for Conservation International (CI), one of Starbucks' closest partners within the non-profit center. (
  • Between 2006 and 2010, the number of international drug trafficking operations dismantled in Costa Rica rose from seven to 16. (
  • CCSS/APHNN - Torre Esperanza Children Hospital Development - Costa Rica Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. (
  • The "CCSS/APHNN - Torre Esperanza Children Hospital Development - Costa Rica Project Profile" is part of Timetric's database of 82,000+ construction projects. (
  • Óscar Arias Sánchez , (born Sept. 13, 1941, Heredia , C.Rica), president of Costa Rica (1986-90, 2006-10) and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987 for his Central American peace plan. (
  • During the ceremony, President Solís said that Costa Rica "has no choice but to join global efforts to reverse the trends of climate change and support any initiative seeking solutions. (
  • Because Costa Rica has a warm, humid climate, mosquitoes are found there. (
  • If you are getting ready to travel to Costa Rica, or just want to learn about Costa Rica in general, our frequently asked question guide is a helpful resource to find short answers to specific questions that you may have in mind. (
  • 13. What kind of inoculations or vaccinations do I have to have to travel to Costa Rica? (
  • Any U.S. citizen who wishes to travel to Costa Rica for any purpose other than tourism or business negotiations (e.g. work, study, adoption, immigration, or stays longer than stipulated in the entry requirements) should contact directly, the embassy or nearest consulate. (
  • Costa Rica hosts a robust ecosystem for next-wave life sciences with +70 medtech multinationals that design and produce solutions that save lives around the world. (
  • The World Cup operates on a four-year cycle. (
  • It operates on a smaller scale, but there's a real-world permanence to the soccer fields, not to mention the impact they have on poverty-stricken communities. (
  • As unlikely as going carbon-free in today's modern world might seem, Costa Rica already derives 99% of its energy from renewable sources. (
  • Whether Costa Rica achieves its decarbonization goals on time or not, their efforts make a statement to the rest of the world. (
  • CRDG is a world-class team of seasoned real estate development professionals, living and operating in Costa Rica. (
  • Costa Rica is ranked third in the world and first among the Americas in terms of the 2010 Environmental Performance Index . (
  • And the New Economics Foundation (NEF) ranked Costa Rica as the happiest nation in the world, both in 2009 and in 2012. (
  • With tourism on the rise, and more and more people around the world taking notice of the quality of life in Costa Rica, it's no wonder that Costa Rica retirement is gaining in popularity. (
  • Costa Rica also offers some of the best sport fishing in the world, with tarpon and snook on the Atlantic, and sailfish and marlin on the Pacific. (
  • The Feds further alleged that Budovsky and his co-conspirators knowingly operated "a criminal business venture" that moved tens of millions of dollars around the world through a network of shell companies - a move to keep the cash beyond the reach of American and European investigators, it is claimed. (
  • Dole contributes generously to the communities where it operates around the world, promoting nutrition and health education as well as a healthier, more sustainable environment. (
  • Doping is not a cultural problem in Costa Rica, it's a world problem that found fertile land in our region because of the lack of laws to punish the substance dealers and users, and the lack of budget for the federation to fight against it," Munich said. (
  • Looking ahead, we intend to drive further investment and growth in Costa Rica in close alignment with ICU 's overall growth as a company. (
  • while the company operated in Florida and Costa Rica. (
  • Each company operated for several months and after one company closed, the next opened. (
  • Prior to his time with Endospan, Mayberry operated in various R&D and executive positions at Endologix after joining the company in 2004. (
  • We conduct this work in cooperation with the NGO ANAI (Costa Rica) and get students and volunteers from the company involved. (
  • WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA - November 30, 2007 - Dole announced yesterday that Standard Fruit Company de Costa Rica, a Dole division in Costa Rica, and Dole Thailand received the 2007 'Grand Winner' Award and a 2007 'Excellence Award' from their respective American Chambers of Commerce, for outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) achievements. (
  • Blue Water Properties of Costa Rica is a locally owned and operated company that manages fine homes, condos and villas for owners that live abroad. (
  • Another family-owned and -operated company out of California, Brown Cow, sells six- and 24-ounce containers of organically produced yogurt with live active cultures. (
  • These awards demonstrate that our commitment to CSR and achievements are not limited to geography, but rather are part of the Company's DNA, wherever Dole operates", says Sylvain Cuperlier, Vice President, Director of Worldwide Corporate Social Responsibility for Dole. (
  • It was finally shut down in May 2013 after Liberty Reserve allegedly engaged in various deceptions, including moving money outside of Costa Rica into the accounts of shell companies and claiming it was shutting down its business. (
  • However Budovsky failed to see out his punishment and fled to Costa Rica, where he set up Liberty Reserve. (
  • Then walk off the calories with a visit to the tiny National Zoo for a sneak preview of Costa Rica`s omnipresent wildlife: big-beaked toucans and familial white-faced monkeys. (
  • Costa Rica has proven to be a compelling, performance-driven location for Boston Scientific. (
  • You can also take short excursions in vans operated by local tourist companies. (
  • Would definitely recommend this tour if you're looking to see more of the local side of Costa. (