Costa Rica economy

My opinion: stop the tax leaks

The pandemic has put a dent in the coffers of governments around the world. Closer to home, we saw Malaysia implement eight economic stimulus and aid packages worth RM530 billion to tackle the health crisis. With an ambitious target of reaching a budget deficit of 3% to 3.5% of GDP …

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Costa Rica keeps energy clean in 2021 – Prensa Latina

Official data from the Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) shows that as of January 25, the National Electricity System (SEN) declared 99.98 percent of clean generation with five national renewable sources, the water (73.39 percent), geothermal energy (13.84), wind (12.12), and biomass and solar, each with 0.63 percent. Thanks to …

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The power of simple innovations

A maze of rooms spans the third floor of the N51, the weathered gray building that has long housed the MIT Museum. The rooms look more like a handyman’s workshop than a scientist’s lab. There are carpentry equipment, metalworking equipment, hammers, wrenches and dozens of boxes just for storing bike …

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