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Swarovski to open Global Business Services center in Costa Rica

October 9th, 2017, San José – Swarovski, leading manufacturer of precision cut crystal since 1895 and a world-renowned brand that adds sparkle to everything from jewelry, watches, fashion accessories to couture fashion and state-of-the-art lightin...

OCTOBER 9th 2017
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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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SYKES Announces 450 Permanent Positions in Costa Rica

·The company will welcome new hires with a sign-on bonus, plus scholarships for new employees to take courses and obtain professional certifications from the SYKES Tech Academy.·Interested parties must have an English level of 85% or more and ma...

JUNE 17th 2020
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SYKES expands its operations and opens new customer service center in Costa Rica generating 900 new jobs

•This is the 4th building from SYKES in the country and will create 900 jobs in the eastern part of the greater metropolitan area.San Jose, April 21, 2016. The multinational services company SYKES, inaugurated its fourth operation in the country ...

APRIL 21st 2016
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SYKES to Expand Operations to Liberia, Expects to Hire 600 People in 18 Months

·Company announces the opening of new headquarters in Liberia, to debut in November.·The company will open doors at its fifth Zona Franca Solarium Industrial Park location, this one across from Daniel Oduber International Airport.·Interested ap...

SEPTEMBER 3rd 2020
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Sylvania opens lighting laboratory in Costa Rica

● With US $ 1 million investment, Sylvania LAB has a high-tech area to continue innovating in the design and manufacture of lighting products.● More than 155 luminaries are manufactured in Costa Rica and exported to different markets worldwide suc...

AUGUST 10th 2018
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Tech Data Expands Operations in Costa Rica

The company established its operation in Costa Rica in 2007. This new investment will strengthen its customer services.San José, Costa Rica. November 12th, 2018. – Tech Data (Nasdaq: TECD) announced today the expansion of its operation i...

NOVEMBER 12th 2018
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Technology Disruption and Costa Rica´s education system alignment to graps the opportunities

• Experts from the academy, political parties, chambers, development organizations, government authorities and companies analyze the system's opportunities to address the changes generated by technology and global mega trends.• Competitivenes...

NOVEMBER 9th 2017
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Tek Experts Inaugurates New Offices and Announces Plans to Recruit 450 Workers in Costa Rica

- Recruitment to begin in the second half of September 2017   SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Sept. 13, 2017.  Driven by the growth of tech services, Tek Experts, a technical and business services multinational, opened new offices at Terra Ca...

SEPTEMBER 13th 2017
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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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Texas Tech University opens in Costa Rica its first International Campus

Investment exceeds USD $ 10 million for the first phase of the international campus of TTU-CR, which has classrooms, laboratories, library, media center, administrative offices, amphitheater and other integrated student services in the community o...

MAY 10th 2018
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Texas Tech University starts construction of campus in Costa Rica

Texas Tech University Costa Rica (TTU-CR) will open in the first semester of 2018San José, Costa Rica, October 24th, 2016. The construction of the first Latin American campus of Texas Tech University (TTU), located in Costa Rica, started this morn...

OCTOBER 24th 2016
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The 4th Industrial Revolution Poses Promising Opportunities for Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica. November 6th, 2019.   Costa Rica’s Megaminds in Megatrends Forum was Latin America’s epicenter to discuss the world’s leading trends. The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency, CINDE, organized the first edition o...

NOVEMBER 6th 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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TransPerfect to Open Costa Rica Contact Center and Hire 120 New Employees

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, May 02, 2017 -- TransPerfect, the world's largest privately held provider of translation services and technology solutions for global business, today announced the opening of a new contact center in Costa Rica. The facility w...

MAY 2nd 2017