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MD&M West 2015: A Legacy of Innovation, A Future of Possibilities

30 Years of Medtech Innovation Culminates in One Event: MD&M West 2015.Did you know?Costa Rica is the 2nd largest exporter of Medical Devices to the USMedical Devices will be Costa Rica´s #1 export product in 2015
How has Costa Rica become a ...

JANUARY 4th 2015

11th CINDE Job Fair Costa Rica

The eleventh edition of CINDE Job Fair in Costa Rica drove 9,800 participants during the three day activity.

JULY 6th 2015

15,400 people registered on Job Link to find a quality job opportunity

· First CINDE’s multilingual digital recruitment platform . 47 multinational companies looked for candidates to occupy 3,800 positions, in 427 different categories.· Job Link was available from March 12th to March 23rd at midnight.SAN JOSÉ, M...

MARCH 27th 2018

30 Seconds with a CEO: David S. Taylor, from P&G

In 2019, P&G celebrated 20 years of operating in Costa Rica. The head of the company, David S. Taylor, talks about why they chose Costa Rica as its hub for its Financial Services Center for the Americas, IT Business Transformation Center for the A...

JANUARY 28th 2020
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384 English scholarship students completed their internship in multinational companies

•Close to 30% of the students from technical high-schools are hired once they complete their internships by the same companies.•Students belong to the sixth generation of the program promoted by CINDE.San Jose, Costa Rica, December 17th, 2015. T...

DECEMBER 17th 2015
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3M Inaugurates New Global Service Center in San Jose, Costa Rica

This center already employs over
350 employeesHeadcount is expected to grow to
more than 1,000 people in the next few yearsNew global service center is located in El Cafetal Corporate Center 


San José, November 10, ...

NOVEMBER 10th 2016

40% of Latin American Shared Services Centers are Integrating Robots Into Daily Use

New York, NY (July 19, 2019) -- Latin America is becoming increasingly attractive as a location for Shared Services Centers due to its increasing labor pool, sustainability, soft skills and technical capabilities. The Shared Services and Analytics...

JULY 22nd 2019

5 reasons Costa Rica has Latin America’s Lowest COVID-19 Mortality Rate

•Reports from BBC News World and DW highlight why Costa Rica is one of the countries with fewest deaths due to the novel coronavirus.•The country doesn’t report community transmission. By May 28, Costa Rica had registered 10 deaths due to C...

MAY 27th 2020

60 Seconds with a CEO: Jeff Maggioncalda, Head of Coursera

Coursera has become a successful platform in the life-long learning process. Is Costa Rica surfing the wave of the knowledge economy? Listen to what the CEO of the online learning platform has to say.

FEBRUARY 26th 2020
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800 people from 15 communities outside the Greater Metropolitan Area will improve their English language skills

The project is an alliance between CINDE, the Ministry of Labor and the ALIARSE foundation, and is part of the government’s initiative: The Alliance for Bilingualism. People living in poverty and/or extreme poverty, graduated from High-School...

AUGUST 14th 2018

A Formula that Works: The Story of McKinsey in Costa Rica

*Article published by Nearshore Americas. McKinsey & Company is, without question, one of the most influential consulting firms in the world. Of its 30,000 colleagues (the preferred term for employees at the organization),  almo...

MARCH 10th 2020

AAMI Targets Costa Rica Regulatory, Quality Professionals For Education

*Original article from Shawn M. Schmitt @MedtechShawn / published at international group aims for programs to begin in early 2021The Association for the Advancement of Medical...

SEPTEMBER 21st 2020

ADN Datacenters Expands Data Storage in Costa Rica

When ADN Datacenters opened its operations in Costa Rica in 2001, it knew that it wanted to grow and become a leading company in integrated technology and cloud computing services, with a Tier III world-class infrastructure that provided customize...

JANUARY 27th 2020
Press Release

AKAMAI Inaugurates Operations Site in Costa Rica and Announces 50 New Jobs

San Jose, March 29, 2016. The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE), the Ministry of Foreign Trade (COMEX) and the multinational technology services company AKAMAI, announced yesterday the new expansion of the company in Costa Rica and t...

MARCH 29th 2016

APM Costa Rica Ranked Among the Top Productive Terminals

Last February, APM’s Moín Terminal, located in the Costa Rican Caribbean coast, completed its first year operating in the country. Today, it is among the most productive terminals in LATAM, USA, and Europe. 

JULY 30th 2020