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Latest news on the global spread of the coronavirus

Japan will lift the state of emergency in all regions on Thursday as the number of new cases declines, while India reported the smallest daily increase in COVID-19 deaths since mid-March. DEATHS AND INFECTIONSEUROPE* Sweden will offer additional groups, including people aged 80 and over, to supplement their COVID-19 vaccinations …

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The hydroelectric industry is talking about it

Technologies to harness the power of water are touted as critical to a low-emission future. But for many decades, the hydroelectric industry caused serious damage to the environment and to people’s lives. More than 500 new hydroelectric dams are currently planned or under construction in protected areas around the world. …

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Costa Rica participates in technology fair for the first time

Costa Rican companies who offers technological solutions for the financial sector participated in the Finovate Fall 2021 Fair, in New York, United States. The show, focused on the FinTech sub-sector, represented an opportunity for the national delegation to show its value propositions based on quality and innovation. The main objective …

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Costa Rica has the lowest inflation in the region

QCOSTARICA – Costa Rica recorded the lowest inflation in the Central American region during the first seven months of the year. Highest El Salvador, according to Ranking of the regional index. Between January and July, the indicator only increased by 0.55% in the country, while the interannual variation (which is …

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The Carao tree in Costa Rica:

The landscape of Costa Rica is a sprawling country of greenery that engulfs you in all its beautiful variety of trees. One of the most notable is Cassia Grandis, known as Carao in Spanish. Growing from southern Mexico to South America, it is one of the native trees of Costa …

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How sea otters can fight climate change

Even before the sea otter effect was studied, kelp was seen as a possible climate solution. This is because it can grow very fast – up to 60 cm (24 inches) per day. This means that it removes carbon from the atmosphere faster than a slower growing plant (although kelp …

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Business Opportunities – Central America Webinar Series

Business Opportunities – Central America Webinar Series Sign up online From September 2021 to January 2022, the US Commercial Service organize a Central America webinar series focused on highlighting business opportunities and key projects in the region’s most promising sectors including agriculture, food processing and packaging equipment, auto parts / …

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Has the UK banking sector abandoned small businesses despite the continuing impact of COVID-19?

More than two-thirds (66%) of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) said they felt abandoned by their banking provider during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new survey. The data, assembled by researchers at the Parliament Street Think Tank, indicates that the disconnect between businesses across Europe and financial services organizations …

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Costa Ricans lose hope of a weak dollar

QCOSTARICA – In December, Costa Ricans expected the dollar’s exchange rate to rise only 0.44% in one year. But in August, expectations were very different. The estimate was that the price of the US dollar against the Costa Rican dolon will rise 5.38% over the next 12 months. In just …

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Main key players in the virtual payment systems market: Paytm, MobiKwik, PayUmoney, Vodafone Mpesa, Idea Money, etc.

The Virtual Payment Systems Market research report is intended to elaborate market opportunities and potential for producers, suppliers, traders, entrepreneurs and other shareholders of the Virtual Payment Systems Market. The research report is organized with the aim of providing complete and actionable information that might enable the players in the …

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New Remote Visa Program Approved – Immigration

Costa Rica: New remote visa program approved 23 Aug 2021 Global Envoy, Inc. To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Key points On August 11, 2021, President Carlos Alvarado and Tourism Minister Gustavo Segura approved new laws supporting a remote work visa to Costa Rica. The law …

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International: World Bank Suspension and Exclusion Office launches Global Suspension and Exclusion Directory

In short The World Bank Office of Suspension and Debarment recently announced the launch of the Global Suspension and Debarment Directory, a comprehensive resource on exclusion systems in 23 different jurisdictions and institutions, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Estonia, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Korea, Republic of the …

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El Salvador is committed to rediscovering the former splendor of its agriculture to stimulate economic development and provide opportunities for its people

By: (IICA), Press release Brasilia, August 6, 2021 (IICA) – El Salvador seeks to revive its agriculture and hopes to become again a regional reference in terms of food production as it was in the 1970s, in order to support the development of its economy, explained the Minister of Agriculture …

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What are the economic prospects for the summer?

A personal perspective from Ian Stewart, Chief Economist at Deloitte in the UK. So far, 2021 has been a year of improving global economic prospects, especially in advanced economies. The roll-out of vaccines and an easing of restrictions across the West have supported a strong upturn in activity – though …

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Visit to the Palo Verde National Park of Costa Rica –

The province of Guanacaste is teeming with wonderful biodiversity and wildlife with endless options for spending a magnificent day exploring the beauty and natural environments of Costa Rica. Palo Verde National Park is just one of many examples of great places to experience the country’s abundance of stunning ecosystems and …

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9 characters who left the show too soon

Because of Modern family revolving around three families, the focus is not on characters outside of the Dunphys, Tucker-Pritchetts, and Delgado-Pritchetts. But along the way, secondary characters from work, school and everyday life find their way into the lives of the main characters. However, there are a few minor characters …

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Citi LatAm launches digital accounts for businesses

Citi Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) in Latin America deployed its Citi digital account to help institutional clients digitize their banking experiences, eliminating the need for signature cards, check books or manual wet signature transactions, according to a statement Press. In addition, customers will benefit from a suite of digital …

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AfDB and World Bank commit to more climate finance

MULTILATERAL development banks, the Asian Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Bank, have pledged to increase climate finance as the V20 Group called on developed countries to honor their climate aid commitments under the ‘Paris Agreement. The V20 group, made up of countries most vulnerable to climate change, including the …

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famous literary works about Costa Rica –

Costa Rica is a paradise located in Central America and surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean. It has recently become a popular tourist destination, so thousands of people all over the world dream of visiting it. If you are reading this, you belong to that part of …

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Cóbano-designed cryptocurrency reaches consensus

Nimiq, whose main development pole is located at Santa Teresa, in Cóbano de Puntarenas, and the German Bank TEN31, will implement the Nimiq OASIS (Open Asset Swap Interaction Scheme) blockchain platform for purchases and transactions with cryptocurrencies by wire transfer. The deal was noted by Yahoo! News as “a breakthrough …

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Banker arrested as crackdown in Nicaragua spreads

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) – Nicaraguan police have arrested a prominent banker, a sign that the government’s prosecution of opponents is… MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) – Nicaraguan police have arrested a prominent banker, a sign that the government’s prosecution of opponents extends beyond President Daniel Ortega’s political leaders and potential challengers. Police …

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International community mobilizes to find solutions to forced displacement affecting Central America and Mexico – World

Cooperating countries and the European Union, multilateral organizations, international agencies, development banks, the private sector and civil society have made new commitments to humanitarian aid and development, with contributions of 110 millions of dollars. SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica – The international community today reaffirmed its solidarity with the forcibly displaced …

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White House announces new vaccination incentives

By Ernie Mundell and Robin Foster Health Day Reporters THURSDAY June 3, 2021 (HealthDay News) In a bid to convince hesitant Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19, President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced a host of new vaccination benefits thanks to a private sector initiative. “Despite all the progress we …

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Is ‘bleisure’ the future of business travel?

There are many buzzwords for those who don’t like having their work life tied to one place. Millennials who master hashtags and head to Canggu or Chiang Mai are more like “digital nomads”, “glomads” or even “techno-gypsies”, while the more sober simply prefer to opt for a “location-independent” . Pretentious …

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Are we entering the era of polymers?

CCL Secure explores the security and anti-counterfeiting benefits of polymer banknote technology. As this developing technology reveals its advantages over traditional paper-based banknotes, could we soon see a change in the status quo in favor of polymer? Tim Berridge, CCL Secured Polymer banknotes have been around for over three decades …

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2021 Mortgage Backed Securities Market Growth Potential Report | Current industry figures with forecast to 2027 – KSU

The professional survey report uses exhaustive primary and secondary research to assess the current status and forecast of the global mortgage security market through 2027. The research authors use cutting edge data assessment tools to to map the growth trajectory of the global mortgage security market during the forecast period …

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Women are essential to the economy – let’s treat them this way

COVID-19 has exacerbated existing gender gaps. One in three jobs held by women were rated as ‘essential’ – but women faced disproportionately high unemployment and additional childcare responsibilities. As economies reopen, policymakers must address structural inequalities in critical industries that rely on female labor. The coronavirus pandemic has revealed a …

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2021 Virtual Payment Systems Market Analysis Report with Analysis of COVID-19 Pandemic and Analysis of Future Growth by 2027 | Paytm, MobiKwik, PayUmoney, Vodafone Mpesa, Idea Money, ABPB Wallet, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, PhonePe (Flipkart) – KSU

A New study by RMoz provides analysis of history and current development Activities in the Global Virtual Payment Systems Market. Thus, the report helps the reader precisely gauge possible future development in the global market for virtual payment systems. Through it study, readers are offered in depth information pertaining to …

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Digital currencies that matter

REPORTS Q (The Economist) Technological change is disrupting finances. Bitcoin has grown from an obsession with anarchists to a $ 1 billion asset class that many fund managers insist belongs in any balanced portfolio. Swarms of digital day traders have become a force on Wall Street. PayPal has 392 million …

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Best Banks in the World 2021: Central America

Global Finance presents this year’s best Central American banks. Few Central American governments had fiscal space over the past year to address the physical health of the people or strengthen the economic health of the country. This has made banks all the more important as bulwarks of stability and financial …

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Costa Rican Bank Accounts for Americans

Banking in Costa Rica is generally not associated with offshore tax havens because national authorities cooperate with international agencies to prevent illicit financial schemes or other financial crimes. In 2006, Costa Rica became the 21st country to sign the Inter-American Convention against Terrorism, which was created to end the financing …

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