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ICE to begin production at new solar energy park tomorrow

ICE to begin production at new solar energy park tomorrow

November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) ICE will open its first solar energy park tomorrow, which will be the largest solar energy project in Central America.   The solar park is located…

INS hopes to bring in $351 million from 2013 “Marchamo”

INS hopes to bring in $351 million from 2013 “Marchamo”

November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) The National Insurance Institute (INS) began charging the 2013 Marchamo (annual vehicle tax) last Monday, and INS president Guillermo Constenla said they hope to raise 175.6…

Robbers make off with $120,000 in Alajuela jewelry store heist

Robbers make off with $120,000 in Alajuela jewelry store heist

November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) For the second time in the last year and a half, robbers struck the Atrezzo jewelry store in downtown Alajuela.   Reports indicate that shortly after…

Five men arrested, 65 kilograms of cocaine confiscated in Desamparados

Five men arrested, 65 kilograms of cocaine confiscated in Desamparados

November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Authorities arrested five men on Tuesday night in Desamparados, confiscating 65 kilograms of cocaine in the process.   The officers arrived at house in a neighborhood…

President of Legislative Assembly declares votes against Cruz invalid, legislators appeal

President of Legislative Assembly declares votes against Cruz invalid, legislators appeal

Case will be determined by Sala IV November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) The President of Congress, Victor Emilio Granados, stated yesterday that Fernando Cruz was re-elected by default to the Sala…

Diesel spill blamed for six accidents in Moravia

November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) A diesel spill on one of the main roads in Moravia was the cause of six accidents yesterday.   The fuel was spilled on at least…

Treasurer of PLN steps down

Treasurer of PLN steps down

  November 21st, 2012 (InsideCostaRica.com) Legislator  Alicia Fournier of the National Liberation Party (PLN, in Spanish) will step down from her position as party treasurer today, after presenting a resignation letter…