Costa Rica economy

Costa Rica becomes the new member of the OECD

Flags of Costa Rica. / VCG Flags of Costa Rica. / VCG Costa Rica has joined the “club of rich nations”. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on Tuesday welcomed the small Central American country as its 38th member. The Paris-based organization, which has been accused of promoting …

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These countries lack oxygen – 24/7 Wall St.

As COVID-19 has spread across the world, one of the most valuable commodities has become oxygen, which is used to treat terribly ill people. There are consistent accounts, most recently in India, where oxygen has been depleted in some areas and this has caused deaths. Several countries have the most …

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Welcoming Costa Rica to the OECD

I am very happy to welcome Costa Rica as the 38th member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The OECD is a unique forum of like-minded democracies dedicated to promoting our common values ​​and meeting our common challenges. Costa Rica’s membership follows a broad multi-year effort to …

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Now is the time for ASEAN member states to join a global effort to protect at least 30% of Earth’s land and oceans

AsiaNet 89706 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 25, 2021 (Antara / Bernama-AsiaNet) – On World Biodiversity Day, a growing number of elected officials, indigenous leaders, scientists and other experts are calling on leaders of ASEAN to endorse ambitious proposals to protect biodiversity and advance the rights of indigenous peoples through the …

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