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Robots Learn Human Interaction Watching TV

On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, photo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher Carl Vondrick looks through a protective door More...

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Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People More Than Others?

It’s the rainy season in Costa Rica and time for mosquitoes. It’s the rainy season in Costa Rica. And the season for those pesky More...

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6 Reasons to Visit Costa Rica + 6 Hacks to Optimize Your Trip

QTRAVEL – There are so many excuses to visit Costa Rica but here are 6 reasons you have to get here. Plus, 6 travel hacks…all that’s More...

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You Should Never Wash Raw Chicken Before Cooking it

You should never wash raw chicken before cooking it QHEALTH – Chicken is consumed by people all over the planet. In Costa Rica More...

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Man Flashes in San Pedro!

Photo from security camera QCOSTARICA – A man, described as thin and about 30 years of age, walked around naked Friday morning More...

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Expat Career Lies You Need to Overcome

Image for illustrative purposes Q24N via ExpatFocus – Every single struggle we experience on a daily basis; every complaint, every More...

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Costa Rica’s Top 5 Expat Havens

QOCSTARICA (PRWEB) For decades, Costa Rica has been among the world’s premier retirement destinations. It’s a country that is nearly More...

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Getting Married in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA – Getting married in Costa Rica is pretty easy, all it takes is valid ID (passport for foreigners, cedula for locals) More...

Creation Of A Shareholder Registry Revived in Costa Rica

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Legislative members of the Financial Affairs Committe, Christian William Alvarado, Paulina Ramirez and Rosibel Ramos, voting in favour of the new text of the draft tax fraud bill. More...

President Solis Headed For Chile But Does Not Know If He Will Return?

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  In a press conference held at the Atlantic train station (in San Jose), President Solis on Tuesday joked with reporters about not coming back to Costa Rica fron his trip More...

Pacific Alliance, under Chilean presidency will speed closer links with Mercosur

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Chilean president Michelle Bachelet Q24N – The Pacific Alliance under the helm of Chile, beginning next July first will reach out for closer links with Mercosur, particularly More...

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July Brings In Higher Tolls and Gas Prices

Tolls on the Ruta 27 increase tomorrow and a gas hike is expected fro Saturday, QCOSTARICA – July comes a couple of important hikes in driving around Costa Rica. One is the More...

Robots Learn Human Interaction Watching TV

On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, photo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher Carl Vondrick looks through a protective door while standing next to a computer server cluster, More...

Costa Rica Vehicles Imports Continues Strong Growth

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QCOSTARICA – The import of vehicles in Costa Rica continues to grow significantly. In the first five months of the year More...

Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People More Than Others?

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It’s the rainy season in Costa Rica and time for mosquitoes. It’s the rainy season in Costa Rica. And the More...

576184e3eefe322819700315_under30experiences-visit-costa-rica-food-bananas 6 Reasons to Visit Costa Rica + 6 Hacks to Optimize Your Trip

QTRAVEL – There are so many excuses to visit Costa Rica but here are 6 reasons...

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A team of volunteers cooks for African migrants living at a camp in their town of...

Tyco Ventures Into the Central American Market

QBUSINESS – The multinational security solutions company has acquired the Costa Rican firm Circuito, with a...

QCOSTARICA Ranked High Among The Top 200 Costa Rica Websites Most Visited

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QCostarica.com is ranked 59th in the “top 200 Costa Rica websites most visited” in an “exclusive study” More...

Big Gas Price Hike Approved To Take Effect Next Week

QCOSTARICA – Tighten your belt, a gas price increase is on the way next week, that will once again send prices..

Man Flashes in San Pedro!

Photo from security camera QCOSTARICA – A man, described as thin and about 30 years of age, walked around naked Friday..

UK Break From European Union To Indirectly Affect Costa Rica

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QCOSTARICA – Costa Rica’s economy would be affected indirectly through the United States, following the More...

Russia To Build Spy Base in Nicaragua

Russian President Vladimir Putin is pictured meeting his Nicaraguan counterpart, Daniel Ortega, who has led the left-wing Sandinistas for more than..

Dumb and Dumber Awards Part 6

QBLOGS – Sorry! But last week’s tragedies and morose news starting with the Death of Muhammad Ali and ending in 50..
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Bus and Train In Early Monday Morning Crash in Pavas

Photo Wilberth Hernández, La Nacion QCOSTARICA – It’s been days since we’ve had a collision with the commuter train, the streak..
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27 Earthquakes Shook San Jose During April and May

The old temple of Santiago Apostle, Puriscal, one of the few vestiges that still reveal the damage left by the seismic..
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Getting Married in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA – Getting married in Costa Rica is pretty easy, all it takes is valid ID (passport for foreigners, cedula for..
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App Intends To Solve Costa Rica’s Traffic Nightmare

Photo from Changemakers.com QCOSTARICA – Carpooling may be a solution to the infernal traffic chaos in the Greater Metropolitan Area (GAM)..
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Same-Sex Couples in Costa Rica Now Entitled to “Survivor Pension”

Same-sex couples in Costa Rica can now count on “survivor benefits”. QCOSTARICA – The Board of Directors of the  Caja Costarricense..
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Costa Rica Still Has Zero Inflation

In May there was slight monthly increase of 0.19% in the consumer price index, however, inflation in the last twelve months..
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Costa Rica Upsets Colombia 3-2, But For Nothing

Colombia’s players (in white jerseys) celebrate after scoring against Costa Rica during the Copa America Centenario football tournament in Houston, Texas,..
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Costa Rica Society: Trickle-Down Corruption

QCOSTARICA BLOGS – We all bandy about the term “corruption”, when it comes time to reflect on Costa Rica Society, as..
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“Stop Calling Luis Guillermo Solis An Idiot”, Letter On Facebook Urges Costa Ricans To Look In The Mirror First

  Letter on Faecbook urges people to stop calling President Luis Guillermo Solis an idiot and to look in the mirror..
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How Venezuela’s experiment with ’21st century socialism’ failed

When a Venezuelan entrepreneur we know launched a manufacturing company in western Venezuela two decades ago, he never imagined he’d one..
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Costa Rica Only 1 of 10 Countries In The Entire World Not At War

Image for illustrative purposes. QCOSTARICA – Troubling is a report by the Institute for Economics and Peace, finding that the majority..
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Costa Rica, We Have A Froglem…

Costa Rica is home to the exotic, colorful poison dart frog. On their backs they wear some of the most brilliant..