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Costa Rica Achieved 48 New Foreign Direct Investment Projects in 2018

•Within those projects, Costa Rica attracted investments from USA, Canada, Denmark, Luxembourg, Belgium and Ireland. San Jose, Costa Rica. Monday, December 17, 2018. The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE) and the Ministry of For...

DECEMBER 17th 2018
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Costa Rica Creates First Microcontroller for Medical Applications Microcircuit Completely Designed and Developed in the Country

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, May 7, 2019 -- The DCILab of the Electronic Engineering School at the Technological Institute of Costa Rica (TEC by its Spanish acronym), has created the first RISC, 32-bit microcontroller completely designed and developed in...

MAY 7th 2019
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Costa Rica Declares English Teaching A National Priority

● The country created the Alliance for Bilingualism (ABi), which seeks to increase the coverage of English teaching in Costa Rica.● Initiative seeks a historic change in the formation of the population recognizing the mastery of English as a tool ...

AUGUST 13th 2018
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Costa Rica Seeks New Investment and Trade Opportunities in Japan

Diversification of investment marketsCOMEX and CINDE will participate in a high-level business agenda in Japan starting next Monday.San José, June 16, 2017. Starting next Monday, June 19th, a Costa Rican official delegation will be carrying a high...

JUNE 16th 2017
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Costa Rica and North Carolina Research Campus sign agreement on educational cooperation and research

•David H. Murdock, CEO and chairman of Castle & Cooke and Dole Foods, and President Luis Guillermo Solis announced the formation of an international agreement for research and education collaboration. Kannapolis May 14, 2015. Costa Rica ...

MAY 15th 2015
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Costa Rica attracts 39 FDI proyects - Multinationals create 12,000 New Jobs in 2015

SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA--(Marketwired - Dec 14, 2015) - The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE, in Spanish) and the Ministry of Foreign Trade (COMEX) reported that foreign investment businesses in the Services, Life Sciences, Advanced Man...

DECEMBER 15th 2015
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Costa Rica can be the world's decarbonization laboratory

-CINDE joins the country effort to be carbon neutral and gets certification as carbon neutral.-Organization reduced and compensated 100% of the 101.44 tons of CO2 generated.San Jose, Costa Rica, December 13th, 2016. Costa Rica can become the lab...

DECEMBER 13th 2016
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Costa Rica has the best qualified investment promotion agency in the world

International Trade Centre (ITC) created evaluation tool for investment agencies in the world with CINDE as reference. ITC has evaluated 50 investment and exportation promotion agencies worldwide. CINDE is the best qualified in its area.Thank...

DECEMBER 21st 2017
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Costa Rica increases medical devices exports to Asia, Europe and the United States

•They are one of the main products that boosted the Costa Rican economy during 2018´s first semester.•The sector represented 27% of goods exports and increased 13% during this period. San José, Costa Rica. August 1, 2018. During this year’s...

AUGUST 1st 2018
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Costa Rica leads educational innovation in Latin America with first international Master’s Degree in Medical Devices Engineering

The Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC) in collaboration with CINDE and the University of Minnesota designed the first Master’s Degree in Latin America in Medical Devices Engineering.Students will receive the first of three classes taught by...

APRIL 10th 2015
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Costa Rica on the Global Innovation Map with New Medical Device Technology

• The team at Establishment Labs, a Costa Rican company located in Alajuela, works on research and development for launching new products with the Tico seal. • Scientists research minimally invasive and breast reconstruction surgery in m...

DECEMBER 20th 2018
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Costa Rica: Concentrix Opens Modern Center in Real Cariari

•Company inaugurates new center featuring 2,500 square meters and accommodations for up to 570 employees•With Real Cariari, Concentrix expands to three locations in the country Costa Rica, Aug. 4, 2016 – Concentrix, a global business servic...

AUGUST 4th 2016
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Costa Rican aerospace cluster takes off bound towards international markets

In 2015, sectors associated with the aerospace industry exported a total of $1.557 million. Costa Rica aerospace cluster launched as part of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs annual conference held in San Jose, Costa Rica. San...

MARCH 8th 2016
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Costa Ricans can pursue doctorates with full scholarships at prestigious US university

•Initiative was coordinated during the promotional tour to the USA organized by CINDE and in which the president Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera participated.•Dole will fund full scholarships for doctorates that will focus on pineapple and banana ge...

SEPTEMBER 18th 2015
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Costa Ricans will improve their English proficiency thanks to agreement between Sykes and Government

The agreement, endorsed by the Ministry of Foreign Trade, is the first to contemplate English proficiency between a private company and a public university.

San Jose, April 10th 2015. The Minister of Work, Victor Morales; the Genera...

APRIL 10th 2015