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Solis presents gloomy 100 days report focused on corruption

August 29th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) President Luis Guillermo Solis presented his “first 100 days” report to an audience of about 1,000 invited guests yesterday evening, in which he painted a dark…

In first 100 days, just 11.2% believe Solís government is doing good job on economy

August 28th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) The latest consumer confidence report by the School of Statistics at the University of Costa Rica shows that just 11.2% believe the new government of Luis…

Super, regular gasoline drop by ¢36, ¢30 per liter as of today

Super, regular gasoline drop by ¢36, ¢30 per liter as of today

August 28th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Good news for motorists – a reduction in the price of gasoline approved by regulator ARESEP came into effect today.   Effective today, the price of…

Banks must soon retain 2% of credit card payments as advance payment of income tax

August 28th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Beginning October 1st, banks must begin retaining 2% of merchant transactions using credit and debit cards as partial prepayment of businesses’ income tax, the result of…

Used car expo kicks off today, fourteen dealers to be on hand until Sunday

August 27th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) The Association of Vehicle and Machinery Importers (Aivema) will kick off its used car expo today at the Pedregal Event Center.  The event will be the…

Costa Rican plastics company to move to Nicaragua, cites high utility, labor costs

August 27th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Yanber S.A, a Costa Rican producer of plastic bags and packaging, has announced it will relocate to Nicaragua, laying off all 180 of its staff in…

44% of Costa Ricans work in informal economy

44% of Costa Ricans work in informal economy

August 22nd, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) According to the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC), 44% of Costa Ricans worked in the informal economy in the fourth quarter of 2013, the…

Closure of Intel manufacturing slowed export growth, latest report shows

August 21st, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Costa Rican exports for the first seven months of 2014 grew just 1.4%, according to the latest report by foreign trade promoter, Procomer.   According to…

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