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Edwards Lifesciences invests $100 million to expand its operations in Costa Rica

The company expects to have 1100 employees by the end of 2020 in its facility at La Lima Industrial Park in Cartago. San José, October 10th, 2019. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, a world leader in innovations for structural heart disease an...

OCTOBER 10th 2019
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VMware will hire 130 people for expansion in Costa Rica

• The leader in computing, cloud, security, networking and virtualization solutions plans to grow its staff to 795 direct employees.• Business climate, Costa Rican human talent and the ability of employees to identify with the compa...

OCTOBER 3rd 2019
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Costa Rica Work-from-Home Bill Signed Into Law

San José, September 18th, 2019.  President Carlos Alvarado has officially signed the work-from-home bill into law, which allows telecommuting as an alternative work arrangement for employees in the public and private sector. The new...

SEPTEMBER 18th 2019
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MicroPort Orthopedics Expands with New Services Center in Costa Rica

•Company develops R&D studies of medical devices in Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. September 12th, 2019. MicroPort , a multinational orthopedics company, will establish a new services center in Costa Rica in addition to its current R&...

SEPTEMBER 12th 2019
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Medtronic Announces New Manufacturing Facility in Coyol, Alajuela

▪Medtronic is the largest employer of precision operators in Costa Rica▪Medtronic has been operating in Costa Rica since 2015 and is opening a new facilitySAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica – September 11, 2019 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), the global leader i...

SEPTEMBER 11th 2019
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Kimberly-Clark Invests $42 Million in Costa Rica

•Announcement was made during visit of President of Costa Rica to the company's plant in Coris, Cartago. •Expansion will increase production and generate new jobs in the country.•Kimberly-Clark has 1,500 collaborators in Costa Rica that ma...

SEPTEMBER 4th 2019
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More than 200 Participants Discussed HR & Talent Acquisition Trends in Costa Rica

•    CINDE organized the fifth edition of the HR & Talent Acquisition Forum. International and local speakers discussed ideas about global trends in talent development, in the knowledge economy. San José, Costa Rica. August 30th...

AUGUST 30th 2019
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Costa Rica will Discuss Megatrends and Their Impact on Corporate Client-Centric Strategies with Top International Experts

•The 2019 edition will be held on November 4-5 at the Costa Rica Convention Center.•Tickets are already available. Event still offers sponsorship options.SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Aug. 27, 2019  -- Costa Rica will become in November the Latin A...

AUGUST 28th 2019
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Boston Scientific becomes the largest medical devices company in Costa Rica

●Company celebrates 15 years of operations in Costa Rica and expands workforce to 4500 individuals.San José, Costa Rica. August 21, 2019. The multinational company Boston Scientific Corporation, specialized on the design, manufacture, distributio...

AUGUST 21st 2019
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CINDE Launches Second Joblink Edition with 2,500 Job Positions

•More than 30 companies will hire new talent in digital job fair from July 29th to August 9th. •Those interested in applying must visit •Applicants must be 18 or older. Experience is not a requirement in some cases.&nbs...

JULY 29th 2019
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Mexifrutas will Establish Modern Fruit Processing Plant in Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast

The first stage represents a US$20 million investment. This new plant will create formal, high-quality jobs for 130 people. San José, Costa Rica. July 4th, 2019. Mexican company Mexifrutas S.A. of C.V. announced that it will open a ...

JULY 4th 2019
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Boston Scientific to Expand Workforce in Costa Rica

•Company is hiring qualified professionals for manufacturing, research and development, as well as new product support•Expansion demonstrates recognition of strong Costa Rican business environment and talent pool San José, Costa Rica. June ...

JUNE 27th 2019
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Equifax Creates 200 More Jobs in Costa Rica

•New positions are for unit’s expansion that provides services to worldwide Equifax’s organizations.• A critical factor for its growth was evaluating the local talent pool quality.•Equifax has a long-standing history with Costa Rica with multip...

JUNE 17th 2019
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Bayer will duplicate operations in Costa Rica's Shared Services Center

•From 285 collaborators, it will reach 500 by the end of 2019.•Client satisfaction and corporate strategy were key factors for its growth.•Bayer’s SSC in Costa Rica provides services to all the continent. San José, Costa Rica. June 12th, 2...

JUNE 12th 2019
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STEAM Hall Needs Donations to Open its Doors at the Children’s Museum

•New room, focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math, needs companies’ support to finish construction.•New space looks forward to awakening kids and young people’s interest in the STEAM fields.  STEAM Hall video hereSa...

JUNE 10th 2019