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Costa Rica Ranks Top 2 on FDI Strategy for Tourism Locations of the Future 2019/2020

• The report was done by FDI Intelligence – a division of Financial Times. •The country also outstands in other areas such as activity tourism, connectivity, sustainability, and hotel development and investment. Wednesday, February 19th...

FEBRUARY 19th 2020
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Hologic Expands Costa Rican Operations with New Financial Shared Services Center

•The center will provide support to the company’s facilities in the U.S. and Canada. •The company has more than 700 employees in Costa Rica, including 32 in the new Shared Services Center. San José (Costa Rica), February 18th, 2020.- H...

FEBRUARY 18th 2020
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Johnson Controls Expands in Costa Rica with 150 Positions

•Growth is projected in electric engineering, electromechanics, mechanics, mechatronics, and software operations.San José, Costa Rica. February 10th, 2020. Johnson Controls, a leading company in diversified and multi-industrial global technology,...

FEBRUARY 10th 2020
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CINDE Job Fair Aims to Fill 3,000 Positions

●+50 leading multinational companies in services, life sciences, advanced manufacturing, and academia will participate in Costa Rica’s top multilingual talent fair from March 6th to 8th. ●The fair will offer a new user experience focused on...

FEBRUARY 5th 2020
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ICU Medical Invests US$13 Million in Costa Rican Operations

The multinational company celebrates 20 years in Costa Rica.The company reiterates its environmental commitment to investing in the largest rooftop solar panel project in the country.Process integration --from raw material input to final product o...

JANUARY 30th 2020
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Midland Credit Management Will Hire 100 People in Costa Rica in 2020

•Seeking bilingual staff and other professionals to fuel exciting growth San José, Costa Rica, January 21, 2020 — Financial services company Midland Credit Management (MCM), part of Encore Capital Group (NASDAQ: ECPG) which has presence in N...

JANUARY 21st 2020
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Teradyne Announces Major New Investments in Costa Rica

- New $20 million facility planned for Coyol Free Zone.- Will provide more than 70% greater capacity for engineering, electronics service, and IT support than existing facilities. - Construction to begin immediately.San José, Costa Rica. Janu...

JANUARY 20th 2020
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U.S. News Ranks Costa Rica in Top 3 Countries for Investment Globally

•It includes combined perception analysis and hard data on several variables for greater precision.Costa Rica is within the world’s top three best countries to invest, preceded only by Uruguay and Saudi Arabia, according to the fourth edition of ...

JANUARY 13th 2020
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JH Biotech Starts Operations in Nandayure, Guanacaste

Five people already work in the biotechnology company, which will hire five more in January 2020.The company specializes in genetically improving seeds of horticultural products. Nandayure, Guanacaste. December 19, 2019. JH Biotech, a subsidi...

DECEMBER 19th 2019
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Stryker inaugurates Financial Services Center in Costa Rica to Support its Operations in the Americas

The company has hired 135 employees in the country and will be hiring 52 more in early 2020. San José, Costa Rica. December 18, 2019. Stryker, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, inaugurated today a new financial services...

DECEMBER 18th 2019
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Costa Rica Announces Record of 16,718 New Jobs through FDI in 2019

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Dec. 16, 2019 - The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE) announced its 2019 performance results. Its work is tangible and directly contributes to the country's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as set by the Uni...

DECEMBER 16th 2019
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Visional Technology Establishes in Costa Rica as First Dimensional Metrology Supplier

•Puerto Rican company will support medical devices production in Costa Rica, which is the country’s main export product. •The company has five employees and plans to hire more personnel in 2020. Alajuela, Costa Rica. December 13, 2019....

DECEMBER 13th 2019
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Students from San Carlos and Puntarenas Graduate in English and Employability Skills

•First 85 graduates from the Skill for Life program, part of the Bilingualism Partnership.•Skills for Life trains 1000 students.•The program benefits communities such as La Cruz, Nicoya, Isla Chira, and Limon, among others.Alajuela, Costa Rica....

DECEMBER 10th 2019
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CRx Life Sciences arrives to Costa Rica

The company is a pioneer in specialized engineering and consulting services for the life sciences industry.In its first phase, the company will employ 20 engineers with experience in medical devices, Six-Sigma methodologies, and tools, problem-sol...

DECEMBER 4th 2019
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Copenhaguen Institute of Interaction Design Chooses Costa Rica as First Center Outside Europe

•Courses will begin in February 2020, focused on strategic areas within the fourth industrial revolution.•CIID becomes part of Costa Rica’s global innovation life-centered hub. San José, December 3rd, 2019. The Copenhagen Institute of Inter...

DECEMBER 3rd 2019