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  1. Plan for expansion of Route 32 lacks basic safety requirements; Chinese warn of increased costRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Inside Costa Rica

    ... are lighting, demarcation, drainage problems, and lack of shoulders along the roadway. Former president Laura Chinchilla originally agreed to a $395 million dollar Chinese loan for the project, which stipulated that the country was to hire CHEC to ...

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  2. Q&A: Spurring women from Costa Rica into ICTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | SciDev.Net

    Costa Rica's hi-tech industry is booming: in 2013, exports of electronics and medical equipment accounted for more than a quarter of total exports, while agricultural produce such as bananas and other fruit made up barely 16 per cent. Last year, the then-president Laura Chinchilla Miranda declared the electronics hardware and computer software sector a national priority.

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  3. Opinion: Hero worship may break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | CNN

    ... 2011, becoming the first woman to become Brazil's president. Other female leaders in Latin America are Laura Chinchilla and Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, presidents of Costa Rica and Argentina, respectively. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been ...

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  4. Hero worship may break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | CNN

    ... 2011, becoming the first woman to become Brazil's president. Other female leaders in Latin America are Laura Chinchilla and Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, presidents of Costa Rica and Argentina, respectively. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been ...

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  5. Family of British journalist missing in Costa Rica marks five years in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... did nothing to ensure a proper investigation, despite the family's appeals to former Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla and to British Prime Minister David Cameron. "The British Foreign Office used to send us a monthly, then a quarterly update ...

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  6. Radio Netherlands WorldwideRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Radio Netherlands Wereldomroep

    ... three years, the president of Costa Rica has been heavily criticised by her country's citizens. Many see Laura Chinchilla as the worst president in Latin America. "If not for the sake of Judith, do it for the sake of Yemen's reputation which is ...

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