Costa Rica News Wed, 21 Apr 2021 23:34:14 +0000For the second consecutive year no Festival of Light, Carnaval or Tope
QCOSTARICA – The Municipality of San José announced this Wednesday that this year, for the second consecutive year, there will not be the traditional year-end celebration of the Festival de la Luz (the Festival of Light). The municipality also...Wed, 21 Apr 2021 23:10:29 +0000Honduras makes “historic” purchase of bananas from Costa Rica
QCOSTARICA – For the first time in its history, Honduras had to import bananas, after IOTA and ETA hurricanes destroyed a large part of the plantations at the end of last year. Therefore, to supply the local market, the country decided to turn ...Wed, 21 Apr 2021 22:56:19 +0000Camera captures two jaguar siblings hunting in Guanacaste beach
TODAY COSTA RICA – A pair of sibling jaguars (Panthera onca) was recorded in early March in a camera trap at the Área de Conservación Guanacaste (ACG) – Guanacaste Conservation Area. The video reflects the good time that this species of...Wed, 21 Apr 2021 22:43:44 +0000Large illegal market for false tests for covid-19
QCOSTARICA – The illegal market for false covid-19 tests has already produced 15 complaints and an alert call, this Wednesday, by the College of Microbiologists and Clinical Chemists (CMQC). “In many areas of the country, PCR and antigen ...Wed, 21 Apr 2021 17:58:22 +0000Incofer suspends San Jose-Heredia-Alajuela service. Again!
HQ – The Instituto Costarricense de Ferrocarriles (Incofer) indefinitely suspended the urban train service on the San José-Heredia-Alajuela line, after inspecting the newly built retaining wall, to correct a slip on the track in Santa Rosa de ...