Vol.18  No.724 Published Tuesday , July 24, 2018 - First news page


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Health ministry gives notice of fake contraceptive pills
 

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The Ministry of Health staff is reporting the sale of fake and illegal brand-name Norgylen contraceptive pills in Guanacaste.

The women in the area are advised to buy such pills from authorized pharmacies only.

False pills do not prevent pregnancy and can even cause poisoning, the ministry said.

The pills were found after a pharmacy received a claim from a woman who said she became pregnant while taking the pills, according to the ministry.

The director of the pharmacy realized that these pills were similar to the original ones, but frauds and made a report to the Ministry of Health.

A counterfeit medication of any kind can put people's lives at risk, as the chemical composition of the tablets is not known, the ministry said in a release.

The original Norgylen pills are manufactured in Costa Rica by the pharmaceutical company Gutis Ltda.

They are not over the counter medications, and the buyer must present a prescription to buy them.

The original tablet comes in two types of packaging. The pill that is sold in the state pharmacies is in a blister pack.

In authorized private pharmacies, a box containing the blister pack is sold. In each of these two types of packaging, the blister contains 21 tablets.

This is a list of the characteristics of the original pills:

-The original tablets are light green. The false ones are white.

-The original blister pack measures 78 × 36 millimeters (mm). The false package is smaller.




 



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False pills do not prevent pregnancy and can even cause poisoning, the ministry said.
 

The original blister pack has a pressure seal. The fake pills have a rubber stamp.

-The original package has the dates of production date and expiration date. Fake pills do not have that data.

-The original blister comes in a box or package. The fake product is sold without packaging.

-The original product includes the patient's data. The fake product does not include any type of information.

-The original product has a stamp approved by the Ministry of Health in English and Spanish. The fake product has a blurred text that is not legible.

The ministry officials warn the public that they should buy the pills only in pharmacies to avoid being scammed with fake pills, which can be life-threatening.

The fake pills are often sold in small stores knows as pulperias.



Government urged to promote
innovation in public transport

 

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The American Chamber in Costa Rica reacted to the possibility that the government has not been seeking solutions to the conflicts that are generated between new forms of business and traditional forms in Costa Rica.

¨In reaction to some decisions that have been presented in recent weeks, in which the government has committed the actions of institutions of great national and international prestige, the Costa Rican - North American Chamber of Commerce rejects this situation and recalls the importance of putting legal security and respect for the rule of law first, key elements for strengthening the country's business climate," says the chamber statement.

The chamber, known as AmCham, said it is worried that the government compromises various institutions by including them in the commitments forced by pressure groups which promote extraordinary and unnecessary control actions.

"As an example, companies such as Uber's Center of Excellence (COE), which operates in the free trade zone regime and employs more than 500 people aged between 18 and 34, are affected by interventions caused by political commitments,” said AmCham.

Elías Soley, president of AmCham, called on the government to avoid the types of actions that may compromise the image of the country, damaging the good reputation of Costa Rica as a site where foreign direct investment is welcome.

In the case of transportation services like Uber, Soley emphasized that Uber actually has two services, one in the free trade zone and another that operates outside the zone. He said he would like to see an immediate solution that is the product of an integrated dialogue involving the productive sector and the users of the service.

Soley also said that "in a case like the collaborative mobility facilitated by the Uber program, the government should bring together all sectors, including the program operator, users and transport partners, and not discuss the issue of collaborative mobility bilaterally with the guild of taxi drivers, who do not have the knowledge of the operation or of the service of this sector."











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AMCham supports a comprehensive solution between private companies, the public transport sector, government and users. 
 

He added that the discussion should include the needs and demands of the users. “In the specific case of Uber, in AmCham we consider that we should look for scenarios in which we seek to "uberize" the taxi and not as "taxify" the Uber," said the president of AmCham.

AMCham supports a comprehensive solution between private companies, the public transport sector, government and users, to modernize the public taxi service and, in turn, allow the development of companies such as Uber.

San José has the second highest penetration of collaborative mobility per capita in the world. AmCham considers it essential that regulation is modernized and facilitates the incorporation of the technological platforms that users demand and promote new ventures in the productive sector.





  Ombudsman’s office calls for
approval of therapeutic abortions

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The Ombudsman's Office has urged authorities to approve and regulate the use of therapeutic abortion in public and private health services in Costa Rica.

The institution based its request on cases opened before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, which has offered a standard for interruption of pregnancy for therapeutic reasons.

Juan Manuel Cordero, a human rights advocate, said that new regulations would guarantee that women who require a therapeutic abortion would receive timely and quality medical care and the information they need to consent to a procedure. It would also provide security to medical and nursing staff and allow the termination of pregnancy to be carried out safely and effectively.

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights based its opinion on the cases of Ana and Aurora, two women carrying fetuses with such severe malformations that they would not survive birth.

In the cases, which occurred 10 and five years ago, both mothers were denied therapeutic abortions despite the risk to their lives. The women continued their pregnancies to term but gave birth to stillborn children.

According to the Ombudsman's Office, a friendly settlement process was initiated, which involves negotiating the issues included in the petitions before the International Commission on Human Rights, for the creation of a norm for therapeutic abortion.













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The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights based its opinion on the cases of Ana and Aurora, two women carrying fetuses with such severe malformations that they would not survive birth.

In addition, an inter-institutional commission was created under the auspices of the Ministry of Health, the ministry in charge of preparing the technical regulations.



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Twin stamps honor famous literary figures  


By AM Costa Rica staff

Costa Rica has a long literary tradition that is mostly unknown to expats. Even though the country has a population much smaller than México or Argentina, writers here often produce international best sellers in Spanish.

Such is the case with two members of the so-called 1940s generation who have been honored by Correo de Costa Rica with matching postage stamps.

They are Fabián Dobles Rodríguez and Joaquín Gutiérrez Mangel, both men who won the annual Premio Nacional de Cultura Magón, the nation's highest literary honor, during their lives.

This year is the 100th anniversary of the men's births.

Dobles was born in San Antonio de Belén and moved to Atenas with his family. He wrote stories and novels mainly focused on social inequities. He published 18 books, seven of them novels.

Gutiérrez, born in Limón is perhaps best known for his children's book featuring a child who lived by the Caribbean. “Cocorí,” is a book that was once part of the public school curriculum. Despite the author’s being branded as racist at the turn of the century, the book has sold more than 750,000 copies.

He also authored “Crónicas de otro mundo,” a compilation of news stories published in El Siglo, a left-wing newspaper in Chile. He wrote the articles when he was a correspondent in the Soviet Union in the 1960s.

 





 
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This year is the 100th anniversary of the men's births.


Both men held left wing political views, and both were members of the Costa Rican Communist Party until it was outlawed. Both also saw 20th century history close up. Gutiérrez, for example, was a friend of Pablo Neruda, the Nobel Prize winner, conducted an interview with Ho Chi Minh, and worked for president Salvador Allende of Chile.

Dobles, a lawyer, suffered for his political views and held blue collar jobs after the Costa Rican Civil War of 1948. He even was briefly in prison.

The twin stamps contain photos of the authors in old age with drawings of their younger selves nearby.  The stamps are sold together with prices of 630 and 685 colons. Correos issued 20,000 sets.



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50th anniversary of Arenal Volcano’s largest eruption
 

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

Next Sunday, July 29, is the 50th anniversary of the largest eruption of the Arenal Volcano.

The eruption devastated an area of ​​15 square kilometers in three days, killed 78 people and caused great losses in crops and livestock for 230 square kilometers around the mountain.

Monday, July 29, 1968, at 7:30 a.m., the volcano erupted explosively and destroyed the small towns of Pueblo Nuevo and Tabacón, located near the volcano.

People and animals died from burns and suffocation or were smashed by blocks of incandescent ejecta launched by the volcano. Some of the ejected rocks were found 5.5 kms from the crater.

After several centuries of inactivity, the sudden activity of this small but energetic volcano, located between the Guanacaste and central volcanic mountain ranges, was similar to that of the Fuego Volcano that occurred June 4 in Guatemala. That volcano sent a column of ash 8 kms high.

This eruption of the Arenal Volcano is considered one of the most important volcanic catastrophes that has affected Costa Rica, due to the number of people killed.

For that reason, it is cataloged as the most dangerous volcano in Costa Rica in terms of potential to cause damage, according to volcanologist Guillermo Alvarado Induni, researcher of the National Seismological Network.

"It is the most dangerous volcano in Costa Rica in terms of potential to cause damage, although Irazú - in case of a new eruption - can generate many losses to the economy and severely affect Taras de Cartago, where some 6,000 people live," noted the specialist.

It is not known exactly if the volcano had other eruptions at the beginning of the 20th century. Until 1968, the inhabitants considered it extinct, as there were no verified historical records of its activity.







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Monday, July 29, 1968, at 7:30 a.m., the volcano erupted explosively and destroyed the small towns of Pueblo Nuevo and Tabacón, located near the volcano.
   
  Since 2010, the volcano has been dormant, without eruptions of lava, and only has high-temperature fumaroles at its summit and only emits gases in the form of white columns. In addition, seismic activity is very low.

The Arenal Volcano has an approximate height of 1,720 meters and is located 7 kms southwest of La Fortuna de San Carlos, one of the main tourist areas of the country.

"Although the Arenal Volcano and its surrounding areas are very beautiful, sooner or later the volcano will awaken, so we must be vigilant and not colonize its skirts, but leave them as a buffer zone," Alvarado concluded.







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Published Tuesday , July 24, 2018 -  Fourth news page

Good Samaritan flies family home after son breaks leg

 
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By A.M. Costa Rica wire services

A Minnesota family is finally home from Costa Rica after a generous television viewer saw their story and stepped into help.

The Lopez family was stranded in Central America after their 3-year-old son was injured and had a cast that prevented them from taking a commercial flight. A special air ambulance would have cost them $40,000.

WCCO-TV's Kate Raddatz told how the story caught the attention of a Good Samaritan:

Axel Lopez can’t move a whole lot with his cast, but he’s just happy to be home.

“I love to travel. I’ve been to a lot of places in the world, and I just took for granted how much we love home,” Emmee Lopez of Lake City said.

The Lopez family was stuck in Costa Rica because Axel was injured on their trip and couldn’t take a commercial flight. Medics told them it could be six to eight weeks before he could fly.

“My husband and I have been through many different things but nothing this serious,” Emmee Lopez said.

Then a WCCO viewer saw their story on TV.

“I looked at my wife and said I think we can help this family,” Wes Converse, the president of Red Wing Aeroplane, said.

The president of Red Wing Aeroplane had a plan.

“I just felt that because it was someone right in our community, we had our resources to help them. It felt like the right thing to do,” Converse said.

A private plane was reconfigured to accommodate Axel’s needs. It was flown out to Costa Rica on Friday, at no charge.







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Axel Lopez can’t move a whole lot with his cast,
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“When we both saw that plane we were both in tears, we were really excited,” Emmee Lopez said.

Six-and-a-half hours later, the family landed in Bay City, and was welcomed by dozens of family and friends.

“We just felt so overwhelmed and so blessed to have everyone by our side,” Ceslo Lopez said.

Emmee and her husband Celso say they plan to get lunch with the man who brought them home. They want to use the money raised from their GoFundMe to pay it forward to someone else in need.

“It’s been really emotional for both of us and just to remember we’re really blessed back home,” Emmee Lopez said.

This report was made by Kate Raddatz and published on WCCO-TV



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Published Tuesday , July 24, 2018 -  Fifth news page
Police capture suspect of car theft and abduction
 

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

The police detained one of two persons suspected of stealing a vehicle which contained two women and their children.

According to the information provided by Nelson Barquero, director of the Fuerza Públic in Guapiles, Limon, the incident took place at around 9 p.m. Friday in the Los Pinates area.

There was a Toyota Rav4 parked at the entry of a home inside a large property. Although the vehicle was poised to leave, the driver had gone inside the house for a moment. At that point, two armed men arrived, intending to steal the car.

The men forced a teenager from the vehicle which still contained other passengers including two infants, ages 6 and 11 months. The men then tried to drive away from the property.

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According with the police report, the crooks forced the women into the back seat of the car with the infants, threatened them with a gun, and again tried to leave the property.

Police received an emergency call about the incident and dispatched several patrol cars to intercept the vehicle.

When the crooks realized they were being chased by patrol cars, they stopped at Calle Vieja between the towns of Gacimo and Guapiles and forced the woman and children from the car.

The pursuit continued to the town of La Selva where the speeding vehicle skidded and overturned. One of the occupants fled into the brush but the other was captured at the scene by police.





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The arrested suspect, last name Delgado, was sent to flagrance court.

A loaded 40-caliber gun was found at the scene of the car crash along with the cell phones of the victims.

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"Makin' it Real--a Road Trip," is basically three themes running concurrently: A motorcycle racer who betrays himself by quitting... who looks at his watch one day... and realizes he's thirty now... and if he was going to be a star, he would be by now. So he quits racing and takes a year long trip to see who else might be in his reflection.
The book is now available for sale Click Here

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Writing a will ? Expecting an inheritance?
Most estate planning books focus on legal formalities. Pa$$ing On: What’s Fair in Family Inheritance? delves deeper, helping you avoid emotional minefields and create a will that’s fair to your survivors. Former Costa Rica resident Ruth Dixon-Mueller, Ph.D. brings a unique perspective to bear on inheritance practices in the United States. Published Sept. 2017; $14.00 plus shipping at Amazon. Click Here

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Trapped In The Damas Cave, Costa Rica
A true story by author Dusty Pilot, who lived in Costa Rica for 11 years. Dusty tells his horrifying story of being trapped in the Damas Cave, near Quepos, for 26 hours. The book is available from Amazon in both digital and print format. Digital format will be on sale for $2.99. Visit Amazon to preview or purchase Click Here
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"No Meek Messiah"
The author Paulkovich says Jesus was a mythical-character. From the page 55 (Roman leaders decide they need a god, any viable god, to hold the flagging empire together) and page 61 (in 391AD, Roman Emperor Theodosius elevates Jesus, posthumously, to divinity.)
From the author of "No Meek Messiah" Click Here
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"Beyond All Religion"
In that book, author Samuel Butler agrees with the thrust of Paulkovich’s new book, revealing that Christianity was chosen by a vote at the Council of Nicaea in 325 CE over several other contending religions. Sample Sam’s book Click Here
Youtube with awesome revelations Click Here

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The Dark Side of Pura Vida: Murder, Betrayal, Abduction and Revenge in the Vacation Paradise
By James J. Brodell
Retired baseball player Jack Patterson becomes suspicious after his younger sister dies in a Pacific Ocean rip tide while on vacation in Costa Rica. Jack has to go there to find answers to troubling questions.
Read a sample and purchase the book Click Here

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The New Golden Door to Retirement and Living in Costa Rica: The official guide to relocation
By Christopher Howard
This guidebook was published to HELP people of all ages and budgets move to Costa Rica SUCCESSFULLY and make their dreams come true.
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Life is a Tropical Garden
By Victoria Torley
A quirky look at gardening in the tropics. What happens when a "Northern" gardener moves to Costa Rica? You have no idea.
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Make gifts from dollars or colones
Running out of gift ideas? Author Dusty Pilot has just released easy to follow, step-by-step instructions for turning bills (dollars or colones) of any denomination into unique gifts such as flowers: roses, daffodils, daisies and poinsettias; shirts and blouses, and birds with flapping wings. Preview or purchase at Amazon. Click Here

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The Trouble with Cash
By John H Paterson
Greg and Liz must sell their property in Costa Rica to finance their retirement. They receive an offer for their full asking price of $1million, but it comes with one condition... the payment is to be in cash. They go for it. Things go wrong. The money is stolen.The local police are no help so Greg devises his own plan to get their money back. Buy the book on Amazon. Click Here
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Published Tuesday  , July 24, 2018 -  Sixth news page
Some things to think about

Dear A.M. Costa Rica readers:

I was thinking:  Since only 11 million people have Obamacare, how will 24 million people die if it is repealed? Will an additional 13 million people be randomly shot?

I was thinking:  If Donald Trump deleted all of his emails, wiped his server with Bleachbit and destroyed all of his phones with a hammer, would the Mainstream Media suddenly lose all interest in the story and declare him innocent.

I was thinking:  If women do the same job for less money, why do companies hire men to do the same job for more money?

I was thinking:  If you rob a bank in a Sanctuary City, is it illegal or is it just an Undocumented Withdrawal?

I was thinking:  Each ISIS attack now is a reaction to Trump policies, but all ISIS attacks during Obama's term were due to Climate Change and a plea for jobs.

I was thinking:  After the London 'Lone Wolf' terrorist attack, government officials arrested at least eight other 'Lone Wolves' who had conspired with the original 'Lone Wolf' in planning the 'Lone Wolf' attack. Why do they tell us even though all involved are Muslims, you can be assured, the 'Lone Wolf' attack has nothing at all to do with Islam, just like the other 1,000 plus 'Lone Wolf' attacks by Muslims, are completely unassociated with Islam.

I was thinking:  We should stop calling them all 'Entitlements.' Welfare, Food Stamps, WIC, ad nausea are not entitlements. They are taxpayer-funded handouts, and shouldn't be called entitlements at all. Social Security and Veterans Benefits are Entitlements because the people receiving them are entitled to them. They were earned and paid for by the recipients.

I was thinking:  If Muslims want to run away from a Muslim country, does that mean they're Islamophobic?

I was thinking:  If Liberals don't believe in biological gender, then why did they march for women's rights?

I was thinking:  How did the Russians get Debbie Wasserman Schultz and the DNC to steal the Primary from Bernie Sanders? How did Russia get Donna Brazile to leak debate questions to Hillary Clinton in advance of the debates?



















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I was thinking:  Why is it that Democrats think super delegates are fine, but they have a problem with the Electoral College?

I was thinking:  If you don't want the FBI involved in elections, don't nominate someone who's being investigated by the FBI.

I was thinking:  If Hillary's speeches cost $250,000 an hour, how come no one shows up to her free ones?

I was thinking:  The DNC is mad at Russia because they 'think' they are trying to manipulate our election by exposing that the DNC is manipulating our election.

I was thinking:  If Democrats don't want foreigners involved in our elections, why do they think it's all right for illegals to vote?

Eric Robinson,
Ciudad Cariari, Heredia


Editor’s note: The views or opinions expressed by the author are the sole and exclusive responsibility of the sender and do not necessarily represent the opinion of A.M. Costa Rica. Therefore, the newspaper does not accept liability for reader's opinion letter content.








 



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Fully Furnished One Bedroom
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One bedroom apartment located in neighborhood Colonia del Rio Guadalupe. Approximate a 1.5 NE miles from central San Jose. Buses pass every few minutes, walking distance to shopping center Walmart, eating places and bank. Washing facility, all utilities include including cable TV and Wi-Fi apartment fully furnished including bedding, eating and cooking items and 32”TV. Apartment is built above a river rapids on one side. Faces a grass yard with patio on front. Photos on request. Apartment available August 1st. $400 a month and deposit, returnable after 3 months if apartment is left in order. One car enclosed parking space $50.

More information call: 2256-9426
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Furnished House Inside Gated Property
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Beautiful house, surrounded by a wonderful nature. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath on private property close to town. $650.00 Includes Electric, Internet, WiFi, Cable TV, water. In Santa Barbara de Heredia. American owner lives on site, quiet, secure.
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Tropical Homes of Costa Rica is offering the best selection of vacation homes, condos and long-term rental homes in Playa Flamingo, Playa Potrero and Playa Brasilito on the Pacific Gold Coast of Guanacaste. A wide selection of private residencies is providing an excellent choice for your stay in this beautiful part
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Real Estate For Sale
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Jaco Oceanfront Furnished Condo
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Jaco Oceanfront Condo in excellent condition, completely furnished, with air conditioning, hot water, private parking, equipped gym, large pool and garden area, and 24 hour security.

Contains: large bedroom, bath with shower, living/dining area combined with kitchen, equipped with new refrigerator, TV, furniture and cooking equipment. Granite table and counter tops. Continuous cross-current ocean breezes.

Located at the south end of Jaco on quiet extensive beach away from noise, traffic and city tourism.

Monthly maintenance of $221 includes water, security, cable/internet and pool and garden maintenance. Asking price: $145,000.

Contact numbers: (506) 8820-9768 or (506) 2240-2240.

Code: 9380- 090118

Colinas Del Sol
Fenced Gated
Parcels

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Fenced Gated Parcels for Sale
* Colinas del Sol is a fenced and gated project in a quiet area. * There are 88 clear titled parcels. * Mountain areas with great views.
* Gently sloping level areas ideal for hobby farms, gardening, fruit trees. * Quiet place to get away from the busy city and beach crowds. * All lots have gravel roads to them, water and electricity at each. * Parcels are 5,000 sq. meters or larger, starting at only $50,000 USD * Located in Libertad, Guanacaste, northwest Pacific area of Costa Rica. * 20 minutes to the Liberia International Airport * 15 minutes to the Pacific Beaches * 10 minutes to Medical Facilities * 25 minutes to the Liberia Hospital * 5 minutes to Vista Ridge Golf Club.
Contact:
In Costa Rica, Jeffrey Sandi Murray: jsandimurray@colinasdelsolcr.com
In the USA and Canada contact Jim Day: jimday50@aol.com or USA call +517-484-3675
For more information: www.colinasdelsolcr.com

Code: 9342-090318




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Vista Verde Del Mar
(Green View of the Sea)

* 4.4 hectares / 10.91 acres.
* All roads on property are complete on solid, original ground...
no "fill" areas.
* Four private 2+ acre parcels available within a ten acre property.
* 12 minutes to the Quepos airport or Quepos Hospital.
* 17 minutes to the new Marina Pez Vela in Quepos.
* Unsurpassed 360 degree vistas of ocean and mountains.
* All legal work to convey clean / clear / legal title is complete.
* NO PRE-SALE glitches, ready to build on !
* Price to sell $299,000 Brokers Protected.

Contact:
Mike Michael email: mikemichael@bellsouth.net
U.S.A. phone: 770-310-1351
More information Click Here
Code: 9350-050419



Costa Rica's first Realtor specialized in Eco Properties, Eco Consulting, Green Living and Hotel Real Estate & Hotel Consulting. Own farm with sustainable development project under planning.





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Business For Sale
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Versatile 2 Floors Building
in La Sabana


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Completely remodeled building. 14 areas for residence and/or offices, call center, upscale storage. Transportation within 50 meters, commuter train, buses and taxis. In La Sabana, San Jose. School, park, gymnasium, tennis club and National soccer stadium walking distance. 24-hour security, many restaurants, clubs and social facilities nearby. Approximately 323 meter construction. Asking $295,000.
Contact Jim Holley
E-Mail: jimmy6902001@yahoo.com
Local CR phone: (506) 8912-5651
Code:9333-072318

Three Cabins in La Fortuna
San Carlos


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In La Fortuna San Carlos. Price $145,000 USD
Three cabins for sale fully furnished with AC, hot water, micro waves, refrigerators, flat screen TV. three years old.Lot is 22 meters by 49 meters. fenced and gated with private drive.Fish and shrimp pond on property with several tropical plants as well as several fruit trees.Room for more new construction house or cabins. This property is in the country but close to Fortuna central.Cabins advertised on AirBnB. Good income property.

Call Harry +(506)
8682-9219
Email:
lagringo2003@yahoo.com
Code:9344-081518


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Published Tuesday, July 24, 2018 -  Seventh news page
Body of German drowning victim found in Limón
 

By A.M. Costa Rica staff

A German citizen lost his life after a wave apparently hit him and dragged him under at the beach in Moín, Limón, according to the police report.

The paramedics of the Red Cross of Moin reported that the accident occurred Sunday afternoon on the beach located next to tourist zone of Parque Vargas.

Officials reported that the tourist was with a group of friends when he decided to go swimming. A few minutes later, a big wave hit the man, and he disappeared under the water.

His friends immediately called the emergency number. Officers did a land and sea search operation without being able to find the man.

A few hours later, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, a native of the area saw the man's body floating near the breakwater of the pier in Moin.

Agents of the Judicial Investigation Organization were responsible for lifting the body and transferring it to the judicial morgue.



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The police only indicated that the deceased is a German citizen, part of a group of German tourists, but did not reveal his name.