A.M. Costa Rica Archive
Published Monday, January 27, 2020


Two U.S. Citizen and a Canadian jailed in Costa Rican frauds  - Three individuals were sentenced to prison for their roles in an $11 million telemarketing scheme that defrauded primarily elderly victims in the United States from call centers in Costa Rica. ➡️ Continue reading

Construction starts on $63 million in new hangars at Alajuela airport - The Cooperativa de Servicios Aeroindustriales R.L. announced on Friday the start of the construction of more hangars on land next to the Juan Santamaría International Airport in Alajuela. ➡️ Continue reading

Authorities develop plan due to the risk of deadly virus - Social Security announced Friday the creation of a team of specialists who will work on the guidelines and contingency plans to confront  the risk of introducing the latest coronavirus.➡️ Continue reading

Trial in murder of U.S. citizen starts today  - The Prosecutor's Office said the trial in the murder of U.S. citizen Carla Stefaniak was to start this morning at the Criminal Court in Pavas west of San José. ➡️ Continue reading

Costa Rica 's stand recognized as the best in Spain  - The Tourism Institute announced that its display during the international tourism fair FITUR in Madrid, Spain last week has been named the best stand in the countries category. ➡️ Continue reading

Sun or none?  - It’s a fine sunny day after a rainy morning. Evidently, I was a little early in proclaiming “Here comes the sun” a few weeks back.   ➡️ Continue reading