Costa Rica News Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:41:10 +0000Opened In Costa Rica First Clothing Store Accepting Bitcoins
On Thursday, December 14, the first clothing store that will accept bitcoins opened in Costa Rica. Felipe Kirsch, representative of the Brazilian UV.Line franchise in Costa Rica, explained that it is the first company in Latin America to produce suns...Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:02:57 +0000Costa Rica Stock Market Activity Shrinking
The failure of the Central Government’s latest effort sell bonds on the local financial market leads analysts to believe stock market activity in the country is shrinking. On Wednesday, December 13, the Ministerio de Hacienda failed to raise th...Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:36:32 +0000The psychology of Christmas shopping
Many people see marketing as a form of manipulation, particularly around Christmas and the other retail bonanzas: Easter, Valentine’s Day, Mothers’ Day and Fathers’ Day. But rather than simply trying to trick people, the masters of marketing kn...Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:30:24 +0000Central America Builds Interconnected Clean Energy Corridor
(IPS) Countries in Central America are working to strengthen their regional electricity infrastructure to boost their exchange of electricity generated from renewable sources, which are cheaper and more environmentally friendly. With the Clean Energy...Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:17:44 +0000Festival of Lights Saturday, Dec. 16 At 6:00 pm
The annual “Festival de la Luz” (Festival of Lights) takes place Saturday, December 16, 2018, starting at 8:00 pm in La Sabana Park, San Jose. The holiday tradition is the biggest of all festivals for the year-end celebrations. Preparatio...