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Costa Rica Implements Ambitious Training Program to Enhance Workforce Skills in Preparation for Industry 4.0

•Scholarship program will enhance capacities in STEM industries and improve Costa Rican opportunities during the fourth industrial revolution. •Technical training, which will be delivered virtually, will increase employability.San José, Cos...

MAY 5th 2020
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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 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 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
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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 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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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 shines at Shingo prizes with three multinational companies awarded

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, May 13, 2019- Thanks to the excellent human talent this country has to offer, and its contributions to companies' operating efficiency, the Shingo Institute has awarded three multinational companies based in Costa Rica with t...

MAY 13th 2019
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Costa Rica Will be the Latin American Epicenter of Technological Convergence for Life Sciences

Life Sciences Forum 2018•Ten international speakers came together in Costa Rica to discuss such challenges as automation and artificial intelligence for manufacturing industries. •More than 650 participants from 15 countries and 70 global l...

OCTOBER 15th 2018
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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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Costa Rica will host fourth edition of the international Life Sciences Forum

•It expects to gather more than 500 experts and companies’ leaders in the world industry. •Event is organized by CINDE and is one the most important forums in the Latin American sector.•New Costa Rica Convention Center will be the venue, w...

MAY 17th 2018
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Costa Rica will host prestigious educational program about innovation and disruptive thinking

 San José, December 15th, 2017. For the first time, the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (CIID) will teach its prestigious and innovative Summer School platform outside of Denmark. Costa Rica has the privilege to host its cours...

DECEMBER 15th 2017
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Costa Rica will represent Central America and the Caribbean at the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies

- The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) was founded in 1995. Agencies from 130 countries participate in the organization.- CINDE was elected to serve on the executive committee of WAIPA as representative for Central Americ...

NOVEMBER 28th 2017
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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