Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 21:23 EDT

Latest Costa Rica Stories

2013-03-11 12:28:30

Sets up New Business Process Outsourcing Delivery Center in San Jose, Costa Rica SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys announced today that it has expanded its presence in Latin America with a new delivery center for its business process outsourcing subsidiary, Infosys BPO [http://www.infosysbpo.com/pages/index.aspx ], in San Jose, Costa Rica. The center's 100+ employees initially will provide key services in the strategic sourcing and...

2013-03-06 12:25:51

TUSTIN, Calif., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroVention, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Terumo Corporation, announced that its new manufacturing facility in San Jose, Costa Rica is now open. The Company also held a Grand Opening Ceremony today to commemorate this exciting new venture for MicroVention. The new plant represents MicroVention's first manufacturing facility outside the United States and the first Neurovascular manufacturing facility in Costa Rica, which is located at the...

2013-02-27 23:01:13

Conde Nast Traveler names Mark Mead of Mead Brown Costa Rica Vacation Rentals to their 2013 list of “villa specialists” for the third year in a row. Additionally, Travel + Leisure magazine announced their selection of Mead Brown as the “Best Villa Rental Agency” for vacation rentals in Costa Rica. Playa Herradura, Costa Rica (PRWEB) February 27, 2013 Conde Nast Traveler just announced their 2013 list of “villa specialists” and Mark Mead of Mead Brown...

2013-02-24 23:00:50

Travel Services MyTSOnline is excited to share with their members new specials in regard to travel to Costa Rica. Boca Raton, FL. (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 According to Travel Services MyTSOnline executive Brett Myers, "Travel Services is always trying to find ways to save our members money, and there are so many incredible places to travel, we just can't focus on one. We have to find the best deals for travel to anywhere in the world. And when we find amazing packages for certain areas,...

2013-02-20 20:24:07

Trading Symbol: TSXV: IG CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Infinito Gold Ltd. ("Infinito Gold" or the "Company") announces that the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") has accepted for filing the asset purchase agreement (the "Agreement"), which was previously announced by the Company on January 28, 2013. Under the terms of the Agreement, Zandor Capital S.A. Colombia, (the "Purchaser"), will acquire from the Company's wholly-owned indirect subsidiary in Costa Rica, Industrias Infinito S.A....

2013-02-13 23:01:02

Mead Brown Costa Rica offers luxurious villas, homes, and condo vacation rentals plus free activities for the family for stays that end on or before May 1, 2013. Bahia Herradura, Costa Rica (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Families looking for an active and sunny spring break vacation adventure with a tropical flavor that´s not budget-busting should look to Costa Rica. This exotic vacation destination is closer than you may think: Flights are less than four hours from Orlando, Miami,...

2013-02-12 23:04:04

Delta Travel is excited to share with their members new specials in regard to travel to Costa Rica. Valencia, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 According to Delta Travel executive Paul Bullion, "Delta is always trying to find ways to save our members money, and there are so many incredible places to travel, we just can't focus on one. We have to find the best deals for travel to anywhere in the world. And when we find amazing packages for certain areas, we have to let our members know right...

2013-01-21 23:03:26

Crystal Travel in Thousand Oaks is offering new specials making it more affordable to vacation in Costa Rica. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Crystal Travel is excited to share with their members new specials in regards to travel to Costa Rica. According to Crystal Travel executive Bill Pullion, "Crystal is always trying to find ways to save our members money, and there are so many incredible places to travel, we just can't focus on one. We have to find the best deals for travel...

2013-01-16 12:21:25

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) announced today plans to add daily nonstop flights between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica, effective June 27, 2013 (a). Flights are available today at www.jetblue.com/new for as low as $129 one way from Fort Lauderdale to San Jose for travel between June 27 and August 8, 2013. Blackout dates apply (b). (Logo:...

2013-01-11 05:02:04

The National Society of Leadership and Success today announced the partnership of True Nature Education to provide service-based travel opportunities to their members. Both organizations share similar values as the Society´s shared values includes, “for the good of the community,” and at the core of True Nature´s values is an emphasis on community service. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 The National Society of Leadership and Success today announced the...


Latest Costa Rica Reference Libraries

Granular Poison Frog, Oophaga Granulifera
2013-06-25 13:49:03

The Granular Poison Frog (Oophaga granulifera) is a species of frog belonging to the family Dendrobatidae, found in Costa Rica and Panama. Its natural habitats are tropical and subtropical, moist, lowland forests, but it's threatened by habitat loss. This frog has been switched from Dendrobates granuliferus to Oophaga granulifera. The frog is an aposematic animal, and it utilizes poison only for the purpose of self defense from predators. It's clearly visible red color is designed as a...

Grey-necked Wood Rail, Aramedes cajaneus
2013-04-21 09:30:30

The Grey-necked Wood Rail (Aramedes cajaneus) is a species of bird belonging to the Rallidae family. It can be found in Belize, Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Columbia, El Salvador, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Nicaragua, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela and Uruguay. Its natural habitats are tropical and subtropical moist lowland forests, tropical and subtropical mangrove swamps, tropical or subtropical swamps, and swamps. This...

Honduran White Bat, Ectophylla alba
2012-08-10 11:10:50

The Honduran white bat (Ectophylla alba) is the sole member of its genus. It is native to western Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras, and Costa Rica, and can be found living at altitudes of up to 2,296 feet. It can reach an average body length between 1.4 and 1.8 inches. This bat has white fur on its entire body, a trait for which it was named, except for it small ears and nose which are yellow in color. It will construct tents within the leaves of the Heliconia plant, by biting the veins that...

Oryzomys_couesi,_Tylomys_panamensis
2012-07-25 06:49:31

Coues' rice rat (Oryzomys couesi) is a semiaquatic rat that can be found in southern Texas, throughout Mexico and Central America, and into the northwestern portion of Colombia. It prefers a habitat with abundant water, but it is able to live in arid habitats and shrub lands. Coues’ rice rat forms the group O. couesi, along with six other species of rat. All of these rats are in the Oryzomys genus, along with the marsh rice rat who is the sole member of its group. There are more than forty...

Crab-eating Raccoon, Procyon cancrivorus
2012-07-20 08:42:55

The crab-eating raccoon (Procyon cancrivorus) is native to South and Central America. Its range includes Trinidad and Tobago, Costa Rica, and extends to the northern areas of Uruguay and Argentina. It prefers a habitat with abundant water resources. Although the name implies that this raccoon’s diet consists of only crabs, it also consumes other crustaceans, like lobster, as well as fruits, amphibians, and turtle eggs. The crab-eating raccoon is similar in appearance to the common...

More Articles (23 articles) »