Costa Rica News Sat, 06 Jun 2020 17:31:19 +0000Peru unveils phase-two economic reopening despite ongoing pandemic
(Q24N) Peru’s President Martin Vizcarra on Thursday announced the second phrase of its economic reopening amid the country’s ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which registered 4,284 new cases of infection in the past 24 hours. Vizcarra made the ...Sat, 06 Jun 2020 17:27:54 +0000Chile reports 122,499 COVID-19 cases with 1,448 deaths
(Q24N) The Chilean Ministry of Health on Friday raised the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country to 122,499, with 1,448 deaths. Over the past 24 hours, 4,207 new infections and 92 new deaths have been registered. Of the new confirmed c...Sat, 06 Jun 2020 17:26:17 +0000Bolsonaro threatens to withdraw Brazil from WHO
(Q24N) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday threatened to withdraw Brazil from the World Health Organization (WHO). Bolsonaro said Brazil will consider leaving the WHO unless it stops being a “partisan political organization.” Ear...Sat, 06 Jun 2020 17:22:32 +0000Costa Rica negotiates to enter “tourist bubble” organized by Australia
(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica is negotiating to be part of a select group of countries that seeks to reactivate international tourism, through a kind of “tourist bubble” proposed by Australia. Costa Rica President, Carlos Alvarado, met virtuall...Sat, 06 Jun 2020 16:53:57 +0000Visitors Eager to Return to Costa Rica: Says Marriott GM
(QCOSTARICA) “The pandemic has required us to raise our exacting standards to an even higher level with new protocols,” says Dennis Whitelaw, general manager of Marriott hotels in Costa Rica. In an interview with La Republica, Whitelaw sa...