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6-year-old Tico child found in the Arizona
desert could be returned to his mother

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

Update at 4:00 p.m.

The Foreign Ministry confirmed the child will be under the protection of the Department of Health and Social Services of the United States.

The Consul General of Costa Rica in Los Angeles, Mabel Segura and the Honorary Consul in Arizona, Carmen Bermúdez, agreed with the authorities of the Border Patrol of Tucson, in Arizona, to transfer the child on a direct flight to New York, according to a press statement.

"The responsible social services will determine if he can be returned to his mother. To do so, she must prove her socio-economic capabilities. The process will involve interviews and home visits," Segura said.


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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs  will maintain a constant communication to guarantee the protection of the child human rights.


U.S. authorities find abandoned Costa Rican
child in the Arizona desert

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

Published at 12:00 a.m.

U.S. border patrol officers found a 6-year-old Costa Rican child Tuesday afternoon in the Arizona desert. 

The boy carried his birth certificate and a paper with several phone numbers of relatives in Costa Rica, the Foreign Ministry confirmed Thursday.

He was found north of the border between the United States and Mexico, west of the town of Lukeville, Arizona, where the temperature had reached 38 degrees C.

Now both U.S. and Costa Ricans officials are trying to clarify the conditions in which the child traveled.

"We are investigating this. It is still not clear. The child carried his birth certificate in a small bag and also some telephone numbers that his relatives gave him," said María Cristina Castro, head of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

As of Thursday, the boy was being sheltered in the city of Tucson, Arizona. On behalf of the Costa Rican government, Carmen Bermúdez, honorary consul in Arizona, and Mabel Segura, consul general in Los Angeles, are watching over him.

The Costa Rican authorities have already managed to communicate with the mother of the child who lives illegally in the United States and now they are analyzing the steps needed to resolve the situation.

When found in the desert, the child was alone. As he told the police, he was left there by an uncle who told him that someone would come to rescue him.

The minor was on his way to the place where his mother lives, officials there said they were told.


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The boy is in good health, despite being alone in the middle of the desert, according to Foreign Minister Campbell. 


The Foreign Ministry told local media that Foreign Minister Epsy Campbell spoke by telephone with the child and found out that he is in good condition.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs did not reveal the minor's identity or the region of the country he comes from in order to protect him, said the ministry.

The National Board of Children was in charge of locating and contacting the family of the child in the country.

Government promises to deliver an urgent
action plan for Puntarenas province in July

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The minister of the Presidency, Rodolfo Piza, announced that the government will present a plan for immediate actions to generate employment and opportunities for the Puntarenas population with the aim of restoring the trust and hope of the people of that province by improving their quality of life.

The plan will be presented in July.

The announcement was made at the end of a meeting with 40 representatives from different sectors of the central canton of Puntarenas and legislators representing the region. The meeting took place at the fisheries institute facilities Wednesday afternoon.

The government delegation learned firsthand the concerns of the productive, business sectors, cooperatives, associations and even priests from the area.

Among the most pressing issues are the housing, the construction of recreation centers, the fight against drugs, caring for minors and elderly people, improvements in roads and highways and greater employment opportunities linked to tourism.

Members of the delegation also expressed the need to solve the water problem, strengthen technical education and garner greater support from the social sector.


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In the past election, President Alvarado lost the Puntarenas province by a high margin against the evangelical National Restoration Party.

Piza pointed out the importance of the presence of the legislators throughout the day. "The effort to help Puntarenas must be common between the Executive Power and the Legislative Assembly."

He announced that in the month of July, Alvarado will visit Puntarenas, "to address the problems and rethink the issues that allow the development of employment and growth in the area."


In May Costa Rica's fiscal deficit reached
2.6 of the gross domestic product

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The nation’s fiscal deficit during the first five months of 2018 reached 2.6 percent of the gross domestic product, higher than the 2.2 percent registered in the same period last year.

According to data released by the Ministry of Finance, between January and May of 2018 the total revenues were $3.3 Billion, while the expenses accounted for $4.9 billion, leaving a deficit of $1.6 billion.

The Ministry of Finance report shows that revenues grew 1.7 percent, but expenses grew 8.1 percent driven by a 48 percent increase in interest payments on debt.

"We continue to see with concern the income and expenditure of the central government," Finance Minister Rocío Aguilar said in a statement.

Aguilar said the government is taking administrative measures to cut public spending, carrying out a program to fight tax evasion and intensifying operations to attack smuggling and further control over declarations of individuals and companies.

"The results will not be enough without the new legal powers that Bill 20.580 would give us and the other legislative bills for the strengthening of public finances that are in the legislative discussion," Aguilar said.

Bill 20.580 calls for a new value-added tax.

The fiscal deficit of 2017 closed at 6.2 percent of gross domestic product and for 2018 it is projected to reach 7.1 percent if the tax reform is not approved.

The Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica has been studying the bill for strengthening public finances for more than two years.


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If the fiscal reform is not approved, the expected fiscal deficit may reach 7.1 percent by the end of the year.


The bill consists of a tax reform that introduces changes in income tax, capital income and reduction of salary incentives in the public sector.

But the main point of the project is the transformation of the sales tax of 13 percent into the value-added tax at the same rate, which will expand transactions subject to the tax.

International entities such as the International Monetary Fund, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development and the World Bank have expressed their support for the tax reform and measures to cut public spending.

However, these agencies agree that, although Costa Rica is taking necessary and adequate steps, it will need more comprehensive actions to resolve the deficit in the long term.




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Published Friday, June 22, 2018  - Second news page

Presidency minister will set up a committee to address the worker situation in the Venezuela-owned Alunasa company

By AM Costa Rica staff

Workers of the Venezuelan company Alunasa and the minister of the Presidency, Rodolfo Piza, announced Wednesday that a high-level committee will address the problems facing the employees.

More than 270 workers of this company, located in Esparza, have not received a salary for more than a month, and are in the middle of a conflictive labor and business situation.

Since April, the Ministry of Labor has been providing support to workers.

The meeting was also attended by the deputy minister of Social Dialogue, Nancy Marín, the president of National Institute of Pacific Ports, Juan Ramón Rivera, legislators Enrique Sánchez, Oscar Cascante, Frangi Nicolás and Melvin Núñez and the mayor of Esparza, Asdrúbal Calvo.

Back in April, workers of the Alunasa demonstrated against layoffs and the supposed financial crisis they face.

At the time they sought the help of the Ministry of Labor for advice because the Venezuelan company’s management apparently said they would suspend labor contracts for up to three months.

However, there appears to be no written warning from Alunasa explaining the reasons for a decision.

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Employees and representatives of the company have
not reached an agreement.


On April 4, police went to the factory and, according to the Ministry of Public Security, a situation started when demonstrators sought a written reason for their layoffs.

About 400 people who work there asked for the immediate intervention by labor authorities. The company alleges it faces operational and financial crises.

The operational shutdown and total closure of the company may be unavoidable, putting at risk the severance payments owed to the workers. The company gets its raw materials form Venezuela, which itself is in financial crisis.

The company also has been accused of  being an intermediary for money laundering by top Venezuelan officials.





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The park has 100 unique species within its borders.

Cocos Island National Park celebrates its 40th anniversary

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

Thursday the country celebrated the 40th anniversary of the declaration of Cocos Island as a national park.

The event was attended by President Carlos Alvarado, the minister of Environment and Energy, Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Echandi, international guests, officials of the Marina Cocos Conservation Area of the National System of Conservation Areas, park rangers and allied organizations.

Alvarado reaffirmed the commitment of his government to, "continue to safeguard the cultural and historical legacy of the Cocos Island,” saying that, "it is our responsibility to generate actions that strengthen the contribution of this natural jewel, which has a great wealth of biodiversity."

He pointed out that in these 40 years there have been important efforts, in public-private partnerships, to protect the park, such as the modern radar that effectively protects the area, which was declared a Natural World Heritage Site, and International Wetland by Ramsar.




With a land area of ​​24 square kilometers and 12 nautical miles of absolute protection around the island, it is the largest national park in Costa Rica.

In addition, it is characterized as being home to more than 2,600 species, of which 100 are unique.

"With the creation of this park, the Carazo Odio administration guaranteed to the Costa Ricans and the world, the conservation of a natural sanctuary of marine and terrestrial species, which represents a living laboratory of interest for the academy and the development of science," Alvarado said.

He highlighted the passion and mysticism with which the park rangers carry out their protection and conservation work in this site located 532 kilometers from Puntarenas.

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Published Friday, June 22, 2018  - Fourth news page

Integrarte Festival seeks to unite Costa Ricans and refugees
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By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The second edition of the Integrarte Festival will fill music, theater, dance and a photographic exhibition at the Plaza de la Cultura in San Jose's downtown Saturday and Sunday.

The main objective of the Integrarte Festival is to unite Costa Rican society with the refugees living in the country through the most popular artistic expressions.

The spectators can enjoy, free of charge, the music of the National Band of Alajuela and the National Band of Heredia, the musical flavor of Son de Tikizia, the notes of Éditus, the songs of Plancha Live and the mixture of rhythms of Bad Country.

The public will be able to appreciate an exhibition of photographs that will show the reality of the integration process in which refugees live in Costa Rica.

In addition, two matches of the World Cup Russia 18 will be broadcast.

Carlos Maldonado, representative of the U. N. High Commissioner for Refugees in Costa Rica, said that, "with the Integrarte Festival, second edition, we commemorate the stories of the refugees, their bravery and their creativity. We celebrate integration, in this Costa Rican society that welcomes, protects and gives opportunities to refugees."

"In a global context that is adverse, Costa Rica remains as that beacon of light that leads to a good destination for those seeking protection. They will be two days of art, in which Costa Rican artists and refugee artists will share the stage demonstrating that we are one society," he added.

The Integrarte Festival is organized by the High Commissioner for Refugees, with the support of Fundación Mujer, Véritas University, Costa Rican Radio Network, Ministry of Culture and Youth, Museums of the Central Bank of Costa Rica, RSTV, Anderson Foundation, Tecnológico de Monterrey and the Municipality of San José.

This festival has been decreed to be of public and cultural interest.

On Saturday the Plaza de la Cultura will host a circus, clown and puppet shows.

At noon the attendees will see the football match between the German and Swedish national teams. After the World Cup match, the spectators will be able to enjoy a concert of the Band of Alajuela and a concert with the popular rhythm of Son de Tikizia.
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The festival seeks to commemorate the links between
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The hours are from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. both days.

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Published Friday, June 22, 2018  - Fifth news page

New direct charter flight will connect
Illinois and Liberia, Guanacaste

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The Apple Vacations Co., will start operations for the route from Rockford, Illinois, to Liberia, Guanacaste, via charter, said the National Tourism Board.

The new flight will arrive at the Daniel Oduber Airport once a week starting Jan. 4, and continuing until April 5.

This will be the third new North American flight announced for the province of Guanacaste during the current administration.

María Amalia Revelo, minister of Tourism, said that the ministry is pleased that the current strategy of attracting airlines is working well and she was happy to announce the deal with Apple Vacations.

The North American market is of utmost importance for Costa Rica, due to affinity and distance.

The tourism authorities said they maintain constant negotiations with the main airlines of the U.S. in order to significantly increase the development of the two international airports here.


"Rockford is the third largest city in the state of Illinois and with this flight we achieved direct connection to more than 14 cities in the United States. We continue to open new routes to the people who visit us the most. This will not only help increase tourism in Guanacaste , but it opens new doors to more destinations, " said César Jaramillo, general manager of Coriport, the firm in charge of the Liberia Airport.

Hermes Navarro, chief of attraction of investments of the Tourism Board said that the incorporation of these operations is due to the demand generated by those markets, and vacationers who expressed interest in Costa Rica and want to make the most of the holiday period.

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"Certain important markets for Costa Rica tend to be considered as seasonal, since people limit their travel capacity mainly for work reasons. Given this situation, charter operations have been extremely effective, providing connections and offers very favorable for this public, which is complemented by regular operations of flights to the country," Navarro added

The flights will leave Rockford at 8 a.m. Fridays and arrive in Liberia at 12:40 p.m., according to tourism officials.

The return flight will leave Liberia at 1:40 p.m. with a 6:35 p.m. arrival in Rockford, they said.

The times are in local hours of each country and are subject to change without prior notice.

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Published Friday, June 22, 2018  - Sixth news page

National Symphony Orchestra will perform
a world premiere this weekend

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The world premiere of the "Concert for English Horn and Orchestra," by American composer James Cohn, and played by the Puerto Rican Pedro Díaz, will be the gift that the National Symphony Orchestra will offer this weekend to those who attend the fifth concert of the official 2018 season.

The presentations will today at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 10:30 a.m., at the National Theater of Costa Rica.

The musical program also will include works by composers James Cohn, Franz Schubert, Richard Strauss and Johann Strauss.

The concert will be conducted by the head director of the orchestra, Carl St. Clair. In addition, it will have the participation of the American soprano, Pamela Armstrong, as well as Díaz.

"I am honored to return to this beautiful country and collaborate with my Central American brothers. We are going to premiere exclusively the 'Concert for English Horn and Orchestra,' by James Cohn, who will be present at the concert. He just turned 90 years old. The last movement is a dedication to the Hispanic culture, in cumbia mode," said Díaz.

During the concert, works such as "Symphony No. 5" by Schubert, "The Blue Danube" by Johann Strauss and "The Four Last Songs" by Richard Strauss will also be performed. In this last piece the soprano Armstrong will participate.

A special 40 percent discount will be offered on tickets for both dates for seniors citizens when they present their ID card at the theater ticket office. Students of the National Institute of Music can get a 50 percent discount.


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A.M. Costa Rica wire service photo                
The work of composer James Cohn will be premiered
during the performance.


The rehearsals for the concert took place during every day during the week, at the National Music Center, at Los Colegios, Moravia.

The general rehearsal will take place at the National Theater today at 9 a.m.

In addition, today at 7 p.m., there will be a pre-concert talk at the foyer of the National Theater with the participation of Alejandro Gutiérrez. Admission is free and space is limited.




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Published Friday, June 22, 2018  - Seventh news page
Costa Rica business news

A 17-year-old boy is being held on suspicion
of stabbed to death a m
an

By A.M. Costa Rica news

A 43-year-old man died early Thursday after receiving several stab wounds. The incident occurred at around 3 a.m. at his home in Horquetas de Sarapiquí.

A report says that a 17-year-old minor arrived at the police station located at 100 meters from the house of the victim, saying that he had stabbed the man.

When the authorities arrived on the site the man was already dead. The body had at least nine wounds in the chest, back, and head, according to the Judicial Investigation Organization.

At the home, police seized a kitchen knife.

One of the hypothesis for the crime say that for about 10 days, the deceased, who worked in construction, had rented a room to the teenager.

Lately they had personal problems, according to this scenario.

Judicial agents from the Sarapiqui Regional Office picked up the body and transferred it to the Judicial Morgue so that an autopsy could be carried out.



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A.M. Costa Rica wire services photo         
The homicide took place in Horquetas de Sarapiquí, Heredia.