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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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Thermo Fisher Scientific Expands in Costa Rica with New Distribution Center

Costa Rica, May 2nd, 2019.  Thermo Fisher Scientific celebrated the opening of its new distribution center in Coyol Free Zone, Alajuela, Costa Rica. This is the company’s third expansion in the country in the past 7 years. The new 15,000...

MAY 2nd 2019
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SYKES and Ministry of Labor sign agreement to train and hire 2,500 people through a new English Program

•Addendum to agreement promotes teaching English to Costa Ricans without socioeconomic, gender or age terms. •SYKES Academy’s teaching method reduces the learning process that anyone requires to reach optimum levels for working at the Servi...

APRIL 26th 2019
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WeWork starts operations in Costa Rica

San Jose, April 3rd, 2019 – New York-headquartered WeWork announces the opening of operations in San Jose, Costa Rica and is expected to be operational by the end of 2019. The company, with over 101 locations globally, aims to transform the local ...

APRIL 3rd 2019
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Limón Becomes a Dynamic Logistic Platform to Companies and Investors

• CINDE presented the investment opportunities in Limón Province.• 30 companies participated from logistics, medical devices and light manufacturing.Limón, February 28, 2019. The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE), organized an event ...

FEBRUARY 28th 2019
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ICT and CINDE sign agreement to promote direct foreign investment for tourism infrastructure

-  Cooperation agreement will have a 5-year duration.- ICT and CINDE will pool efforts to attract investment.SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, February 27, 2019  -- The Instituto Costarricense de Turismo (ICT – 'Costa Rican Tourism Institute') ...

FEBRUARY 27th 2019
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Neustar to Expand Presence and Grow Workforce in Costa Rica

Global information services leader to seek candidates at CINDE Job Fair -  February 22-24 at the Costa Rica Convention CenterFebruary 21, 2019 – COSTA RICA – Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, t...

FEBRUARY 21st 2019
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New Shared Service Center for the Americas inaugurated

•The Center's operation started in June 2017, providing services in information technologies, and already counts 204 employees among its three support areas.•The facilities are located at Escazu Village with a total area of 4.600 m2.•This Cente...

FEBRUARY 20th 2019
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CINDE Job Fair looks to fill 3,800 positions

• More than 40 multinational companies will gather at the Costa Rica Convention Center, from February 22-24. • Work experience is not required. Companies are recruiting technicians and professionals from the services and manufacturing technol...

JANUARY 30th 2019
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Concession model is crucial to promote public works

Congresswoman Silvia Hernández, CINDE and IDB led a forum to discuss how to promote innovative funding mechanisms and public infrastructure management, to guarantee long-term high-quality service.Public-Private Partnerships emerge as essential too...

JANUARY 17th 2019
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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 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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Edwards Lifesciences will hire 370 employees for new facility

●The medical devices company has 480 employees in Costa Rica and plans to recruit 370 more during this month and 2019. ●Edwards Lifesciences is building its new facility in La Lima Free Zone. San José, December 10, 2018. Edwards Lifesc...

DECEMBER 10th 2018
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USA, China and the Netherlands markets are Costa Rica's preferred destination for MedTech products

•Medical devices pave the way as Costa Rica's top goods export with a total value of US$2,758 million by October 2018.•Sector’s main companies have established in Alajuela, Cartago and Heredia.San José, Wednesday December 5th, 2018. The United S...

DECEMBER 5th 2018
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MSD Inaugurated its New Data Management Center in Costa Rica

November 28th, 2018. San José, Costa Rica. The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency announces that the multinational company MSD, opened today the Pharmacovigilance Data Management Center in Costa Rica. This center will be processing informatio...

NOVEMBER 28th 2018