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  1. Oriens -- E-Net Merger Finalized; New Assets AddedRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | MacReport Media RSS Feed

    and E-Network de Costa Rica SA ("E-Net") has been completed; OTHM officially expands into the Costa Rican hospitality markets. ' positioning in what could be one of the best countries in the world to invest in, the merger delivers new assets to ...


  2. Bodhi Surf Launches Marine Preservation ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Yoga and Surf vacation or Inner Surfer Surfing vacation for two people with accommodations at the Bodhi Lodge in Costa Rica. All participants will also be required to sign the Ocean Guardian Pledge -- a commitment to helping protect our oceans by ...


  3. Jeanette Bun Travel To Go President Reveals the Best Culinary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... destinations that they can enjoy, these food-lovers will find plenty to appease their appetites all throughout Costa Rica. Here, she reveals a handful of the best options that foodies can enjoy this fall. Found within the Guanacaste province, the ...


  4. Bulls Abroad: Miller called up for Costa Rica's October tour of Middle East & KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Once A Metro

    The Costa Rican press calls them "Legionnaires": the national team players who work abroad, but assemble to fight for their country whenever called upon. There are 17 Legionnaires in the latest Costa Rica squad , picked to contest two friendlies in October's FIFA-mandated window for international matches.


  5. Man who fled Medford in 1997 caught in Costa Rica, sentenced to 3 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 |

    A man who fled Medford in 1997 and was caught in Costa Rica last year has been sentenced to three years in prison. Joseph Floyde DeArmond, 51, fled Oregon after after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, according to a news release from the U.S. Department of Justice.


  6. Hispanic Heritage Month needs more recognitionRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Daily Vidette

    ... on the approval of Public Law 100-402. Sept. 15 was chosen to honor the independence day of the Latin countries Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. In addition to those, Mexico and Chile celebrate their independence days on ...


  7. Why Alvaro Saborio's Costa Rica call-up could help RSL in 2014 playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | RSL Sopabox

    ... with San Jose, and he'd seem a stretch to make it for their away match against Portland Timbers on Oct. 17. Costa Rica plays against Oman on Oct. 10 and South Korea on Oct. 14, both of which seem to be in the home countries of Costa Rica's ...


  8. Prince Rupert's Mandy Lawson giving back through yogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It's a bit of a trek, but one Prince Rupert citizen now living in Costa Rica is coming home, bringing with her some calmness and serenity. Mandy Lawson, a certified yoga instructor with an extensive background in fitness, and also a Rupertite from birth until age 21, will be running three family yoga sessions at the civic centre by donation.


  9. Map shows where GMOs are planted in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Inside Costa Rica

    ... Center of the State Distance Learning University ( UNED - Universidad Estatal a Distancia ) and the University of Costa Rica's School of Biology ( Escuela de Biologia de la Universidad de Costa Rica ). The Voice of Guanacaste obtained a map with the ...


  10. Could Costa Rica receive Guantanamo detainees? U.S., OAS issue appealRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Inside Costa Rica

    October 1st, 2014 The Secretary-General of the Organization of American States , Jose Miguel Insulza, issued an appeal this week for member countries, which include Costa Rica, to take in detainees from the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, calling it a chance for member states to address a "serious humanitarian issue." Insulza said that the United States government had asked that OAS member countries consider receiving some of the more than 70 prisoners at Guantanamo who have been ruled eligible for release but are unable to leave the prison because they have no country willing to accept them.


  11. OAS Supports II Inter-American Encounter of Owners and Operators of Small HotelsRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and Operators of Small Hotels. The network - established at the first meeting of the Group held in San Jose, Costa Rica in April 2013 - aims to promote collaboration, the sharing of experiences, innovative solutions and good practices among small ...


  12. Comprehensive Sex Education: A Pending Task in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    ... sex education, and they are also the countries that have passed legislation in that respect. Others, like Chile, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala and Peru, continue to focus on abstinence and birth control methods, while emphasising spiritual ...


  13. Central American leaders: investment will curb migration northRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... force and lowest crime rates. If Nicaraguans migrate, it's usually south to the region's other safe nation, Costa Rica, which boasts a stable economy and a higher standard of living. A plan by Central American governments to boost economic growth in ...


  14. Trading Deck: Still plenty of reasons to be bullish on stocks nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | MarketWatch

    Mary Anne & Pamela Aden are well-known analysts and editors of The Aden Forecast, a monthly investment newsletter that specializes in the U.S. and global stock markets, the precious metals and foreign exchange markets and U.S. and international interest rates and bonds. The Adens are the directors of Aden Research, based in San Jose, Costa Rica, and they are professional money managers.


  15. Canadian girls believe and move on to World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2010 |

    No one gave them much of a chance, but Canada's under 17 girls were not listening as they went out and halted the march of an "unstoppable" USA team last night in Alajuela, Costa Rica to earn their spot in September's World Cup. Over the course of their first three games, the Americans were the awe inspiring class of the CONCACAF qualifying tournament, rolling up 32 goals while allowing their opponents barely a sniff of a goal.


  16. Fernando CabezasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 |

    Fernando was born on December 31, 1946 in Costa Rica to Dagoberto Cabezas and Ana Estrada. He married Vera Rodriguez in October 1969 in San Jose, Costa Rica.


  17. New market study, "Reinsurance in Costa Rica to 2018: Market Brief", has been publishedRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 |

    It contains detailed historic and forecast data for reinsurance. 'Reinsurance in Costa Rica to 2018: Market Brief' provides detailed insight into the operating environment of the reinsurance industry in Costa Rica.


  18. '48 Hours' murder case may be bungle in the jungleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... with murder and found not guilty. Under Costa Rican law, the prosecution appealed the verdict. So Ann remains in Costa Rica while that appeal is heard. Spencer and the "48 Hours" team traveled twice to Costa Rica - the first time going in by ...


  19. GlobalMed Recognizes the Leadership of Vicente Fox and Laura Chinchilla in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in jest - that they will be needed should life expectancies meet predictions and begin to top out at 130 years. Costa Rica was one of the first nations to create a universal health system that provides healthcare to all. And, due to its dedication ...


  20. CCL Roundup: D.C. United advances, Herediano eliminates Club Le nRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Fox Sports

    ... to the bottom of the Costa Rican league -- dumped the Liga MX champions out of the competition with a victory in Costa Rica. Gabriel Gomez curled home a free kick inside the opening quarter of an hour to give the home side a perfect start. Esteban ...