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University of Costa Rica Applies 3D-Printing to Create Face Masks for COVID-19 Emergency

*Article originally published by The University of Costa Rica: *Photo credit: Otto Salas, UCRThe country is going through one of the biggest health crises in its history with the Covid-19 pandemic and this means th...

MARCH 26th 2020

Costa Rica Imposes Temporary Travel Restrictions due to Covid-19

•Only Costa Rican citizens and residents can enter the country during the temporary ban.•Classes are suspended at private and public schools and high schools. San José, Costa Rica. March 16th, 2020. The Costa Rican government declared today...

MARCH 16th 2020

Viracor Eurofins Launches Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Test with Same Day Results (12-18 Hours)

Article and picture originally from Viracor Eurofins Mar 10, 2020, 15:41 ET    LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo., March 10, 2020/PRNewswire/ -- Viracor Eurofins, in accordance with the FDA Emergency Use Authorization Guidance, announces i...

MARCH 12th 2020

A Formula that Works: The Story of McKinsey in Costa Rica

*Article published by Nearshore Americas. McKinsey & Company is, without question, one of the most influential consulting firms in the world. Of its 30,000 colleagues (the preferred term for employees at the organization),  almo...

MARCH 10th 2020
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Allergan Costa Rica Wins Global Operational Excellence Award

•This is the second time that the Costa Rican operation obtains this award.•The plant excelled over the rest of the company’s global facilities.  San José, Costa Rica. March 9th, 2020. Allergan Costa Rica won the award for operational ...

MARCH 9th 2020
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Qorvo Expands in Costa Rica with Telecom Value-Added Manufacturing

•Qorvo provides technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure, and applications of the aerospace industry.•The company currently has 280 employees and plans to hire 70 more.San José, February 24th, 2020.  Qorvo, a radio frequency...

FEBRUARY 24th 2020
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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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Hologic Expands Costa Rican Operations with New Financial Shared Services Center

•The center will provide support to the company’s facilities in the U.S. and Canada. •The company has more than 700 employees in Costa Rica, including 32 in the new Shared Services Center. San José (Costa Rica), February 18th, 2020.- H...

FEBRUARY 18th 2020

The Key to an Effective FDI Framework

Sandro Zolezzi of the Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency outlines why effective monitoring and evaluation procedures are integral to boosting inward investment. Ensuring the efficiency and the effectiveness of public policies is a consta...

FEBRUARY 13th 2020
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Johnson Controls Expands in Costa Rica with 150 Positions

•Growth is projected in electric engineering, electromechanics, mechanics, mechatronics, and software operations.San José, Costa Rica. February 10th, 2020. Johnson Controls, a leading company in diversified and multi-industrial global technology,...

FEBRUARY 10th 2020
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CINDE Job Fair Aims to Fill 3,000 Positions

●+50 leading multinational companies in services, life sciences, advanced manufacturing, and academia will participate in Costa Rica’s top multilingual talent fair from March 6th to 8th. ●The fair will offer a new user experience focused on...

FEBRUARY 5th 2020
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ICU Medical Invests US$13 Million in Costa Rican Operations

The multinational company celebrates 20 years in Costa Rica.The company reiterates its environmental commitment to investing in the largest rooftop solar panel project in the country.Process integration --from raw material input to final product o...

JANUARY 30th 2020

ADN Datacenters Expands Data Storage in Costa Rica

When ADN Datacenters opened its operations in Costa Rica in 2001, it knew that it wanted to grow and become a leading company in integrated technology and cloud computing services, with a Tier III world-class infrastructure that provided customize...

JANUARY 27th 2020

“We Set Our Sight in Costa Rica Because of its Human Talent”

Interview from La República to Mathias Kremer, Bayer’s new CEO for Central America, the Caribbean, and Andean countriesCosta Rica has become a key player for Bayer´s strategy in the Americas and its medical device plant could expand. Original...

JANUARY 27th 2020

ATL Technology Expands Operations in Costa Rica, Divests CRI Business Unit

SPRINGVILLE, Utah, Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - ATL Technology, an interconnect development and manufacturing partner of top medical device firms, announced the expansion of its Costa Rica operations and the divestiture of its Catheter Research In...

JANUARY 22nd 2020