Korea signs FTA with 5 Central America nations

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
Korea became the first Asian country to sign a free trade agreement (FTA) with five Central American countries - Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, ... better access to the Central American market than Asian competitors including China, which has a FTA with Costa Rica, and Japan, which has none. ...read more
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Heredia ties Mexico's Tigres in dramatic Champions match

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
Costa Rica's Club Sport Herediano made jaws drop when, after reaching the 90th minute down 0-2, it managed to pull off a 2-2 draw with Mexico's Tigres club on Tuesday during the round of 16 ... Costa Rica's Saprissa club will face off against Club América tonight at 8 pm at Saprissa Stadium in Tibás. ...read more
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Meghan Klingenberg out to prove that she still deserves spot with US Women's National Team

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
In this Feb. 10, 2016, file photo, U.S. defender Meghan Klingenberg moves the ball against Costa Rica during a CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament soccer match in Frisco, Texas. Klingenberg is now striving to earn back her spot with the U.S. Women's National Team. ( Tony Gutierrez/AP ). ...read more
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Up to 7000 Swiss football fans may visit Nizhny Novgorod during 2018 FIFA World Cup

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
NIZHNY NOVGOROD, February 21. /TASS/. Up to 7,000 Swiss football fans and senior officials may attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup match between Switzerland and Costa Rica, scheduled to be played in Russia's city of Nizhny Novgorod on June 27, Swiss Consul General Pierre Chabloz told reporters ... ...read more
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Bitcoin Miners Are Flocking to Oregon for Cheap Electricity. Should We Give Them a Boost?

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
Thurber, a boyish, 33-year-old college dropout with a pompadour of blond hair, a perpetual five o' clock shadow and a gambling habit that sent him jetting off to Vegas this week, moved to The Dalles from Costa Rica three years ago. He once hawked diet pills online. Now, he is mining for Bitcoins. ...read more
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Ocean College: Guardians of the rainforest

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
This was to be a very special day: We'd spent the whole week at the One World Farm, a wildlife sanctuary in the rainforest of Costa Rica. The aim here isn't just to protect the rainforest and those who live in it, but to give volunteers a chance to get a taste of life within it and learn more about permaculture, ... ...read more
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Dialed In: Your Lacrosse Fix for Wednesday, Feb. 21

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
Ray Guze, a one-time Buffalo Bandits walk-on who played in 58 games for four different NLL teams between 2003 and 2009 and whose nickname was “Silverwolf,” died in a car crash in Costa Rica, according to a Tweet by NLL insider and podcaster Teddy Jenner. Some sad news circulating around the ... ...read more
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The theater in Costa Rica

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
The theater in Costa Rica is an expression of the national culture that has been developing formally over the last hundred years. The first manifestations of this art were based on religious tradition, costumbrism and stories of the history of the country, and then developed into topics of the most varied ... ...read more
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Trump-style Latin American leaders

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
For instance, the once-leading candidate in Costa Rica, Juan Diego Castro, also shares, like Morales, some similarities with Trump. He has been called, in fact, “the Trump of the Tropics”. He openly expresses authoritarian ideals while successfully branding himself as the anti-corruption candidate. ...read more
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Report: Liverpool still interested in Real Madrid keeper

February 21, 2018 | Latest News
Costa Rica keeper Navas, 31, has been linked with Reds before. The same source, in November, claimed he was on Klopp's wanted list, while the Spanish outlet have also previously claimed Arsenal are looking at Navas. Navas has made 16 La Liga starts and is Zinedine Zidane's no. 1, but the player's ... ...read more
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