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Streaming will change transmissions and exclusivity of soccer in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
Streaming will change transmissions and exclusivity of soccer in Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

The streaming of *content* through apps and Internet pages, as well as exclusive channels on paid television, are changing the transmissions and the exclusivity ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Millicom seals Movistar Nicaragua deal - Mobile World Live
Millicom seals Movistar Nicaragua deal  Mobile World Live

Millicom completed a deal to acquire Telefonica's operations in Nicaragua, the first to close under an agreement struck in February to buy three Central ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:51:26 GMT
Millicom completes acquisition of Movistar Nicaragua - Developing Telecoms
Millicom completes acquisition of Movistar Nicaragua  Developing Telecoms

Millicom has closed its acquisition of Telefonica's Nicaraguan operations.


Fri, 17 May 2019 14:25:43 GMT
Conor Dunne's Giro D'Italia diary: 'When your team-mate taps you on the arse and says 'go, go, go!', you just go' - Independent.ie
Conor Dunne's Giro D'Italia diary: 'When your team-mate taps you on the arse and says 'go, go, go!', you just go'  Independent.ie

Our 5km trip to the stage start this afternoon went a bit astray when, after half an hour's driving, we passed the same hotel we had just left. Our bus driver Adolfo ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:18:36 GMT
What will happen to Movistar customers if it leaves Costa Rica? - Q Costa Rica News
What will happen to Movistar customers if it leaves Costa Rica?  Q Costa Rica News

Last Thursday, Telefonica, operating in Central America under the Movistar brand, announced the sale of its operations in Guatemala and El Salvador to ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Authorities Conduct Search at Movistar Offices in Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star
Authorities Conduct Search at Movistar Offices in Costa Rica  The Costa Rica Star

The Fiscal Control Police is conducting a search this Tuesday morning in the main offices of the company Movistar, (Telefónica de Costa Rica) in Escazú as part ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tigo Buys Movistar Operations in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama - The Costa Rica Star
Tigo Buys Movistar Operations in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama  The Costa Rica Star

Spanish company Telefónica (Movistar) is in the process of selling its operations in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama to the company Millicom International ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telefonica (Movistar) close to selling Guatemala and El Salvador units - Q Costa Rica News
Telefonica (Movistar) close to selling Guatemala and El Salvador units  Q Costa Rica News

Telefonica, under its brand Movistar and the second largest in terms of users mobile operator in Costa Rica, is close to finalising the sale of its Guatemala and El ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telefonica Looking To Sell Its Opertaions In Costa Rica And The Region - Q Costa Rica News
Telefonica Looking To Sell Its Opertaions In Costa Rica And The Region  Q Costa Rica News

Spain's Telefonica, which operates in Costa Rica and Central America under the Movistar brand, is looking for a buyer. Johanna Escobar, Telefonica's director in ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Where Will Movistar Customers Go in Costa Rica? - The Costa Rican Times
Where Will Movistar Customers Go in Costa Rica?  The Costa Rican Times

Movistar on Thursday sold its operations in Guatemala and El Salvador to Claro for $648 million. It's looking for a buyer for the rest of its Central American ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Andrey Amador and Movistar win best team in Tour de France - The Tico Times
Andrey Amador and Movistar win best team in Tour de France  The Tico Times

The Movistar team, including Costa Rican cyclist Andrey Amador, received the overall best team award on the podium after the 21st and last stage of the 105th ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rican authorities raid offices of Telefonica units for alleged tax fraud - Reuters
Costa Rican authorities raid offices of Telefonica units for alleged tax fraud  Reuters

SAN JOSE, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Costa Rica's Justice Department on Tuesday raided the offices of two subsidiaries of Spanish telecoms group Telefonica SA, ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar eSports Channel Closes After Two Years - The Esports Observer
Movistar eSports Channel Closes After Two Years  The Esports Observer

The brand will continue operating its other esports initiatives, including the competitive organization Movistar Riders, and its esports center in Madrid.


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nicaragua Telecoms 2023: sector growth exected to reach 3.5% - Verdict
Nicaragua Telecoms 2023: sector growth exected to reach 3.5%  Verdict

Nicaragua Telecoms 2023: Demand for mobile and fixed data services, as well as the increasing adoption of traditional pay-TV services explains growth.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telefonica exploring sale of Mexico, Central America units – report - Q Costa Rica News
Telefonica exploring sale of Mexico, Central America units – report  Q Costa Rica News

Telefonica, the operator of Movistar in Costa Rica and Central America, is exploring the total or partial sale of its Mexican and Central American units with a view ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar Costa Rica Now Serving Its Customers Via Whatsapp - Q Costa Rica News
Movistar Costa Rica Now Serving Its Customers Via Whatsapp  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – Movistar has become the first mobile operator in Costa Rica to offer assistance through the popular Whatsapp application, reports Estrategia y ...


Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
America Movil snaps up Telefonica assets - Mobile World Live
America Movil snaps up Telefonica assets  Mobile World Live

Telefonica confirmed an agreement to sell its Movistar operations in Guatemala and El Salvador to America Movil for $648 million. In a statement, Telefonica ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar targets LatAm dominance with OTT | - Advanced Television
Movistar targets LatAm dominance with OTT |  Advanced Television

Spanish pay-TV operator Movistar is relying on its OTT platform Movistar Play to conquer the Latin American market and boost subscriptions. The company has ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Amador dreams of making history for Costa Rica in Tour de France - The Tico Times
Amador dreams of making history for Costa Rica in Tour de France  The Tico Times

Andrey Amador was preparing for the Tour de France when La Sele started playing the World Cup in Russia. He still didn't miss a game. “I watched my country's ...


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar + Expands Its International Reach - Variety
Movistar + Expands Its International Reach  Variety

Spain's Telefonica's pay-TV unit expands throughout Europe and Latin America.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which Operators Have the Best Mobile Networks in Costa Rica? - The Costa Rica News
Which Operators Have the Best Mobile Networks in Costa Rica?  The Costa Rica News

The Christmas and New Year's Eve parties arrived, but it is also the date of the most recent report prepared by the OpenSignal firm about the state of mobile ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar Best 4G Service Provider in Costa Rica Says Report - The Costa Rica Star
Movistar Best 4G Service Provider in Costa Rica Says Report  The Costa Rica Star

The London-based company, OpenSignal, which studies coverage and performance of the wireless industry throughout the world, has published its most recent ...


Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
ICE Looking To Become Regional Telecom Player - Q Costa Rica News
ICE Looking To Become Regional Telecom Player  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom operator, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), is finalizing plans to become a major telecommunications player ...


Fri, 15 Jun 2018 04:06:34 GMT
Telefonica In Costa Rica Launches Movistar Play - Q Costa Rica News
Telefonica In Costa Rica Launches Movistar Play  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – Telefonica in Costa Rica has launched its video streaming *service*, Movistar Play for prepay, postpaid and control (hybrid plan of a fixed ...


Thu, 31 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar confirm strong line-up for 2018 Tour de France - Cycling Weekly
Movistar confirm strong line-up for 2018 Tour de France  Cycling Weekly

Movistar have confirmed their line-up for the 2018 Tour de France, with the Spanish squad aiming to finally wrestle the title from the grip of Team Sky. To do that ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telefónica launches DTH service in Costa Rica - Digital TV Europe
Telefónica launches DTH service in Costa Rica  Digital TV Europe

Telefónica is launching a Movistar satellite TV *service* in Costa Rica. The telco is differentiating its *service* in an already-competitive pay TV market by offering a ...


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica ranks just above average in 4G mobile coverage - The Tico Times
Costa Rica ranks just above average in 4G mobile coverage  The Tico Times

A study on4G LTE mobile networks ranks Costa Rica's carriers just above the world average in terms of performance and coverage. Just over 40 percent of the ...


Thu, 25 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica mobile carriers improve coverage, but not internet speed - The Tico Times
Costa Rica mobile carriers improve coverage, but not internet speed  The Tico Times

Costa Rica's mobile carriers perform well with their 2G and 3G networks, but they need improvements in coverage and quality of their 4G networks. These are ...


Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Sutel Was (Finally) Able To Award Blocks of Radio Spectrum Frequencies - Q Costa Rica News
Sutel Was (Finally) Able To Award Blocks of Radio Spectrum Frequencies  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's Superintendency of Telecommunications, the Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) said it awarded the 70 MHz of spectrum to Mexico's ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 12:23:05 GMT
Millicom to consolidate before going for more M&As - Business News Americas
Millicom to consolidate before going for more M&As  Business News Americas

Emerging markets telco Millicom will seek to consolidate its recently acquired assets in Central America before looking to acquire more, COO Esteban Iriarte told ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar Plans to Launch Digital Wallet in Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star
Movistar Plans to Launch Digital Wallet in Costa Rica  The Costa Rica Star

HINGHAM, MA–(Marketwired – May 24, 2016) – DigitalX Limited is pleased to announce that Telefónica Internacional S.A.U. (“Telefónica”) is the Company's first ...


Tue, 24 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Telecommunications regulator proposes lifting phone, internet rate controls - The Tico Times
Telecommunications regulator proposes lifting phone, internet rate controls  The Tico Times

Costa Rica's Telecommunications Superintendency (SUTEL) has proposed the elimination of all regulations on postpaid mobile, mobile internet, and ...


Thu, 13 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - Movistar Series furthers original content rollout plan - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - Movistar Series furthers original content rollout plan  Rapid TV News

Telefónica's Movistar pay-TV division is continuing with its plan to offer increased amounts of original *content* with the premiere of comedy Look What You've Do.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Three's a crowd: A closer look at Movistar's Tour de France team - Cyclingnews.com
Three's a crowd: A closer look at Movistar's Tour de France team  Cyclingnews.com

In what could be the most open, closest-fought Tour de France for years, Spain's Movistar outfit at least appears to have made things a little more difficult for ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Giro d'Italia: Amador makes history for Costa Rica by taking the pink jersey - Cyclingnews.com
Giro d'Italia: Amador makes history for Costa Rica by taking the pink jersey  Cyclingnews.com

Andrey Amador celebrated a historic day for Costa Rican cycling by becoming the first rider from the Central American country to wear the Giro d'Italia pink race ...


Sat, 21 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar Spain signs a strategic agreement with the international digital platform Fortumo - WebWire
Movistar Spain signs a strategic agreement with the international digital platform Fortumo  WebWire

-Movistar Spain customers can charge to their mobile phone bill the purchases from large digital *content* suppliers thanks to the agreement with Fortumo, ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telefonica, ZTE deploy vIMS in LatAm ahead of VoLTE rollout - TeleGeography
Telefonica, ZTE deploy vIMS in LatAm ahead of VoLTE rollout  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar TV signs exclusive pay-TV Lima 2019 rights deal - SportBusiness
Movistar TV signs exclusive pay-TV Lima 2019 rights deal  SportBusiness

Telefónica-owned broadcaster Movistar TV has acquired exclusive pay-television rights in Peru to this year's Pan American Games, which will be held in the…


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telefonica Launches Movistar Series Channel in Latin America - Hollywood Reporter
Telefonica Launches Movistar Series Channel in Latin America  Hollywood Reporter

Telefonica will launch its newly minted Movistar Series pay channel in 12 Latin American countries as part of the global strategy unveiled Thursday by Movistar ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ICE Costa Rica seeks Central America expansion - Mobile World Live
ICE Costa Rica seeks Central America expansion  Mobile World Live

Costa Rica's state-owned operator Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) wants to expand into more countries in the region and rival market leaders Claro ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telcos Create New packages for Internet Addicts - Q Costa Rica News
Telcos Create New packages for Internet Addicts  Q Costa Rica News

Subscriptions to mobile internet *service* demand in Costa Rica has increased 26% in the last year, going from 101 to 127 per 100 inhabitants, forcing telcos to ...


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Telefonica’s Movistar Series Channel Expands across Latin America - Variety
Telefonica’s Movistar Series Channel Expands across Latin America  Variety

In a significant step in its strategy of becoming a leading player in original *content* production and distribution around the globe, Movistar+, the pay TV unit of ...


Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Spanish police bust Europe’s largest illegal TV streaming service - EL PAIS
Spanish police bust Europe’s largest illegal TV streaming service  EL PAIS

Spanish police have arrested five members of a criminal organization accused of illegally selling access to pay-TV over the internet. Police believe the raid ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar Costa Rica Hits First With Galaxy SIII - Inside Costa Rica
Movistar Costa Rica Hits First With Galaxy SIII  Inside Costa Rica

In the past cellular technology in Costa Rica was at the whims of the state agency ICE, bringing us the latest when it had become old in the world. Today, after ...


Sat, 07 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Claro Costa Rica Tops In 4G Service - Q Costa Rica News
Claro Costa Rica Tops In 4G Service  Q Costa Rica News

(QCOSTARICA) Of three mobile operators in the country, Claro's 4G *service* of Costa Rica reaches well over double the speed of its competitors in the most ...


Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Atlético striker Costa rages at Griezmann over Umtiti - AS English
Atlético striker Costa rages at Griezmann over Umtiti  AS English

The Atlético Madrid teammates had a bit of a falling out on the pitch after an incident involving Barça's Samuel Umtiti although a goal helped resolve things.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is City v Liverpool on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is City v Liverpool on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where you can watch Manchester City's Premier League clash against Liverpool...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Enables Stolen Phones Online Check (UPDATED) - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Enables Stolen Phones Online Check (UPDATED)  Q Costa Rica News

QTECH – You just found a great deal on that smartphone you've had your heart on. What a great price. It must be my lucky day. But, it is really great deal or just a ...


Wed, 25 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
In Costa Rica, DON'T SLAM CAR DOORS! - Q Costa Rica News
In Costa Rica, DON'T SLAM CAR DOORS!  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – No matter how considerate, good-hearted and courteous of a tourist you might be, and offending the locals might not be your intention, the ...


Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar to provide 4G service plans soon - Inside Costa Rica
Movistar to provide 4G service plans soon  Inside Costa Rica

January 17th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Movistar plans to launch 4G mobile *service* in Costa Rica during the first quarter of this year, though it will initially ...


Fri, 17 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
iPhone 6 in Costa Rica: More than 100 Purchase Options - The Costa Rica Star
iPhone 6 in Costa Rica: More than 100 Purchase Options  The Costa Rica Star

On November 14th, the Big 3 wireless *service* providers in Costa Rica officially began offering the long-awaited Apple iPhone 6 and the oversized iPhone 6 Plus ...


Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Movistar announce team to support Nairo Quintana at the Tour de France - Cycling Weekly
Movistar announce team to support Nairo Quintana at the Tour de France  Cycling Weekly

Spanish WorldTour outfit Movistar have unveiled the team that will support Nairo Quintana in his aim to win the 2017 Tour de France. The 27-year-old ...


Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
iPhone 8 Will be Available in Costa Rica This October While for iPhone X Ticos Will Have to Wait Until end of December - The Costa Rica Star
iPhone 8 Will be Available in Costa Rica This October While for iPhone X Ticos Will Have to Wait Until end of December  The Costa Rica Star

Apple recently announces the launching of new smartphones, which include the iPhone 8 and 8Plus, the iPhone X in commemoration of the 10 years of iPhone ...


Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
What To Do If You Lose Your Cellular Phone in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
What To Do If You Lose Your Cellular Phone in Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

If you happen to lose or have your cellular phone stolen in Costa Rica you can get help from your operator. Blocking is available on any phone, regardless of ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Amazon Prime Video Now In Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
Amazon Prime Video Now In Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

Q COSTA RICA – Amazon has officially launched its video-on-demand *service* Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories around the world, that ...


Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Can Users Refuse To Have Their Customer Service Call Recorded? - Q Costa Rica News
Can Users Refuse To Have Their Customer Service Call Recorded?  Q Costa Rica News

Q COSTA RICA – A call to customer *service* should be a private matter. At least that is the reasonable expectations of clients calling to make a complaint or ...


Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - Chile paves way for Movistar Series in LATAM - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - Chile paves way for Movistar Series in LATAM  Rapid TV News

Two months after its premiere in Chile, Movistar Series has become one of the most watched films and series networks among Movistar's pay-TV homes.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Amador credits weight loss for surprise Giro d'Italia showing - Cyclingnews.com
Amador credits weight loss for surprise Giro d'Italia showing  Cyclingnews.com

For most riders at the Giro d'Italia, their media obligations end as soon as the door slams shut and their team bus pulls away from the finish town. For Andrey ...


Thu, 28 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus available in Costa Rica operators as of November 11 - The Costa Rica Star
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus available in Costa Rica operators as of November 11  The Costa Rica Star

The three mobile phone operators in Costa Rica will offer as of midnight November 11 the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 plus. Kölbi, Movistar and Claro confirmed ...


Sun, 30 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
A detailed look at Costa Rican postpago cellphone contracts - The Costa Rica Star
A detailed look at Costa Rican postpago cellphone contracts  The Costa Rica Star

Getting a free phone sounds good, but it may not be the best long-term financial decision. How much are you really paying for the phone? What happens if you ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Movistar's Amador in hospital after mugging - Cyclingnews.com
Movistar's Amador in hospital after mugging  Cyclingnews.com

Andrey Amador of Team Movistar is recovering in hospital after a brutal beating by a group of thugs who attacked him on his last training ride of 2010. The Costa ...


Mon, 03 Jan 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Amador describes assault as most frightening moment of his life - Cyclingnews.com
Amador describes assault as most frightening moment of his life  Cyclingnews.com

Movistar rider Andrey Amador has described the attack he suffered by a group of muggers when out training in his home country of Costa Rica as "the most ...


Tue, 11 Jan 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - Telefónica launches Movistar Series in LATAM - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - Telefónica launches Movistar Series in LATAM  Rapid TV News

Telefónica has announced it will start distributing Movistar+ original series in LATAM by launching a themed, pay-TV network in the region called Movistar Serie.


Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - RT en Espańol joins Movistar TV in Peru - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - RT en Espańol joins Movistar TV in Peru  Rapid TV News

Expanding its footprint in Latin America, Russia Today's Spanish-language feed has been added to Movistar TV, Peru's leading pay-TV platform. “The addition of ...


Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Best Mobile Phone You Can Buy - Q Costa Rica News
The Best Mobile Phone You Can Buy  Q Costa Rica News

(From The Verge) It's been a wild year in the smartphone world, we've seen everything from modular phones, to exploding phones, even an iPhone that can get ...


Sat, 10 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
iPhone 5S/C On Sale Black Friday in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
iPhone 5S/C On Sale Black Friday in Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

Just in time for Black Friday, ICE, Claro and Movistar will be offering customers the new iPhone starting Friday, one day ahead of the start of the “number ...


Sun, 24 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
The Role Of SUTEL in Costa Rican Telecommunications - The Costa Rica Star
The Role Of SUTEL in Costa Rican Telecommunications  The Costa Rica Star

The radio frequency spectrum is a limited resource shared by every country on this planet. In 1865, the International Telegraphic Union (ITU) was founded to ...


Sun, 15 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Gisele's Bikini Costa Rica Beach Day - Q Costa Rica News
Gisele's Bikini Costa Rica Beach Day  Q Costa Rica News

No, this is not a photo shoot. Gisele Bündchen dug her feet into the sand in Costa Rica last week, when she took her daughter, Vivian, to the beach for some fun ...


Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT

Telefonica Looking To Sell Its Opertaions In Costa Rica And The Region - Q Costa Rica News
Telefonica Looking To Sell Its Opertaions In Costa Rica And The Region  Q Costa Rica News

Spain's Telefonica, which operates in Costa Rica and Central America under the Movistar brand, is looking for a buyer. Johanna Escobar, Telefonica's director in ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Millicom enters the mobile telephony market in Costa Rica with the purchase of Telefónica - Q Costa Rica News
Millicom enters the mobile telephony market in Costa Rica with the purchase of Telefónica  Q Costa Rica News

Millicom International Cellular S.A., operating in Costa Rica under the Tigo brand, has announced an agreement to acquire Telefonica's mobile ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tuyo Movil To Dissappear On January 15 - Q Costa Rica News
Tuyo Movil To Dissappear On January 15  Q Costa Rica News

Mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), Tuyo Movil, owned by Televisora de Costa Rica (Teletica), will be ceasing activities on 15 January. The operator's ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
What will happen to Movistar customers if it leaves Costa Rica? - Q Costa Rica News
What will happen to Movistar customers if it leaves Costa Rica?  Q Costa Rica News

Last Thursday, Telefonica, operating in Central America under the Movistar brand, announced the sale of its operations in Guatemala and El Salvador to ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Which Operators Have the Best Mobile Networks in Costa Rica? - The Costa Rica News
Which Operators Have the Best Mobile Networks in Costa Rica?  The Costa Rica News

The Christmas and New Year's Eve parties arrived, but it is also the date of the most recent report prepared by the OpenSignal firm about the state of mobile ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Problems With Your iPhone in Costa Rica? Read This: - The Costa Rica Star
Problems With Your iPhone in Costa Rica? Read This:  The Costa Rica Star

Over the last few days, iPhone users who subscribe to the popular Kolbi wireless carrier in Costa Rica have noticed that they can no longer navigate the Web or ...


Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
ICE Costa Rica seeks Central America expansion - Mobile World Live
ICE Costa Rica seeks Central America expansion  Mobile World Live

Costa Rica's state-owned operator Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) wants to expand into more countries in the region and rival market leaders Claro ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ICE To Offer “Ultra Broadband Internet” In 60 Locations - Q Costa Rica News
ICE To Offer “Ultra Broadband Internet” In 60 Locations  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – The State telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), announced the launch of its Ultra-Broadband Internet, allowing users to ...


Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
CableVisión Now Is Kölbi - Q Costa Rica News
CableVisión Now Is Kölbi  Q Costa Rica News

(QCOSTARICA) Costa Rica's state-owned Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) has decided that pay-TV operator CableVisión will operate under its Kolbi ...


Sun, 17 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica's ICE Accelerates LTE Rollout - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica's ICE Accelerates LTE Rollout  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's State power and telecommunications company, the The Instituto Costarricence de Electricidad (ICE), announced an acceleration of its 4G-LTE ...


Fri, 15 Jun 2018 02:09:47 GMT
Anthony Fillingim crowned 2018 Costa Rican surf champion, Rubiana Brownell scores historic triple win - The Tico Times
Anthony Fillingim crowned 2018 Costa Rican surf champion, Rubiana Brownell scores historic triple win  The Tico Times

Santa Teresa native Anthony Fillingim won the 2018 national championship title for the Open category on Sunday. After reaching the last heat at the Kolbi ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICE migrates customers to 300Mbps fiber network - Q Costa Rica News
ICE migrates customers to 300Mbps fiber network  Q Costa Rica News

State-owned telecom operator, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), has begun the process of migrating customers in the central Santa Barbara de ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Pack of Kolbi With Your Kolbi Chip? - Q Costa Rica News
A Pack of Kolbi With Your Kolbi Chip?  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – The Tico blogger, El Infierno in Costa Rica, has pointed out a very interesting business association the Instituto Costarricense de Electridad ...


Mon, 28 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Kolbi Surfing Tournament Continues this Weekend in Playa Guiones. - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica Kolbi Surfing Tournament Continues this Weekend in Playa Guiones.  The Costa Rica Star

The fourth date of the “Kölbi” National Surf Tournament is happening this weekend in Playa Guiones,Nosara,Guanacaste. Jason Torres from Jacó took the first ...


Wed, 10 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Fiscalia Raids Movistar For Alleged Tax Fraud - Q Costa Rica News
Fiscalia Raids Movistar For Alleged Tax Fraud  Q Costa Rica News

The Fiscalía Adjunta de Delitos Económicos y Tributarios (Deputy Prosecutor for Economic and Tax Crimes) Tuesday morning raided the offices of Movistar to ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telcos Create New packages for Internet Addicts - Q Costa Rica News
Telcos Create New packages for Internet Addicts  Q Costa Rica News

Subscriptions to mobile internet *service* demand in Costa Rica has increased 26% in the last year, going from 101 to 127 per 100 inhabitants, forcing telcos to ...


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica's State-run Telecom Operator ICE to Extend Broadband Network - Nearshore Americas
Costa Rica's State-run Telecom Operator ICE to Extend Broadband Network  Nearshore Americas

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom firm ICE, has announced that Kolbi will roll out fibre broadband services in 66 more locations over the next two years.


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Leilani McGonagle and Anthony Fillingim win Fourth Date of Kolbi Surf Tournament - The Costa Rica Star
Leilani McGonagle and Anthony Fillingim win Fourth Date of Kolbi Surf Tournament  The Costa Rica Star

Anthony Fillingim took the male open competition while Leilani McGonagle was the winner in the female open in the fourth date of the “Kölbi” National Surf ...


Sun, 14 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
RACSA to phase out Fullmovil - Q Costa Rica News
RACSA to phase out Fullmovil  Q Costa Rica News

Radiográfica Costarricense S.A. (RACSA), a subsidiary of state-owned ICE, will phase out its Fullmovil mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) over the next ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The ultimate travel hack to prevent beach theft – and more Costa Rica safe travel tips - The Tico Times
The ultimate travel hack to prevent beach theft – and more Costa Rica safe travel tips  The Tico Times

As part of our March Print Edition and in support of our redoubled efforts to provide readers with useful information about safety in Costa Rica, we consulted a ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Marina Pez Vela: Luxury and authenticity in one - The Tico Times
Marina Pez Vela: Luxury and authenticity in one  The Tico Times

About a decade ago, a group of fishermen fell in love with the coastal city of Quepos. The rich fishing activities, as well as the community itself, made them stay.


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kolbi introduces new prepaid Internet plans - Inside Costa Rica
Kolbi introduces new prepaid Internet plans  Inside Costa Rica

September 17th, 2013 (InsideCostaRica.com) The Instituto Costarricense de Electridad (ICE)'s Kolbi mobile division has launched new plans for prepaid 3G ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica ranks just above average in 4G mobile coverage - The Tico Times
Costa Rica ranks just above average in 4G mobile coverage  The Tico Times

A study on 4G LTE mobile networks ranks Costa Rica's carriers just above the world average in terms of performance and coverage. Just over 40 percent of the ...


Thu, 25 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
The Best Mobile Phone You Can Buy - Q Costa Rica News
The Best Mobile Phone You Can Buy  Q Costa Rica News

(From The Verge) It's been a wild year in the smartphone world, we've seen everything from modular phones, to exploding phones, even an iPhone that can get ...


Sat, 10 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Claro Costa Rica Tops In 4G Service - Q Costa Rica News
Claro Costa Rica Tops In 4G Service  Q Costa Rica News

(QCOSTARICA) Of three mobile operators in the country, Claro's 4G *service* of Costa Rica reaches well over double the speed of its competitors in the most ...


Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Kölbi marks International Women's Day with ill-conceived ad campaign - The Tico Times
Kölbi marks International Women's Day with ill-conceived ad campaign  The Tico Times

On Tuesday the world celebrates International Women's Day and across the globe, both today and leading up to it, people are protesting the lack of equal pay ...


Tue, 08 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
4.5G Already Operating in San Jose - Q Costa Rica News
4.5G Already Operating in San Jose  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) announced the activation of its 4.5G *service*, or LTE-A network, in the San ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:16:10 GMT
ICE to stop printing monthly bills – The Tico Times | Costa Rica News | Travel | Real Estate - The Tico Times
ICE to stop printing monthly bills – The Tico Times | Costa Rica News | Travel | Real Estate  The Tico Times

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Enables Stolen Phones Online Check (UPDATED) - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Enables Stolen Phones Online Check (UPDATED)  Q Costa Rica News

QTECH – You just found a great deal on that smartphone you've had your heart on. What a great price. It must be my lucky day. But, it is really great deal or just a ...


Wed, 25 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Here are the carriers that might sell the Huawei Mate 20 - XDA Developers
Here are the carriers that might sell the Huawei Mate 20  XDA Developers

Next month, nearly a dozen new smartphones will be announced. One hotly anticipated smartphone lineup is the refresh of the Huawei flagship Mate series.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICE Costa Rica Will Increase Speed in Mobile Network to 4.5G this January - The Costa Rica Star
ICE Costa Rica Will Increase Speed in Mobile Network to 4.5G this January  The Costa Rica Star

The Costa Rica Electricity Institute (ICE) through its commercial brand Kolbi, will begin offering this January mobile telephone networ *service* of 4.5G, with ...


Tue, 26 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
iPhone 6 in Costa Rica: More than 100 Purchase Options - The Costa Rica Star
iPhone 6 in Costa Rica: More than 100 Purchase Options  The Costa Rica Star

On November 14th, the Big 3 wireless *service* providers in Costa Rica officially began offering the long-awaited Apple iPhone 6 and the oversized iPhone 6 Plus ...


Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
4G mobile network available in Costa Rica in March; iPhone customers will have to wait - Tico Times
4G mobile network available in Costa Rica in March; iPhone customers will have to wait  Tico Times

The state-owned Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) on Wednesday presented contract options for new 4G LTE mobile network services under its trademark ...


Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
New App to Manage Your Costa Rica Prepaid Phone from Abroad - The Costa Rica Star
New App to Manage Your Costa Rica Prepaid Phone from Abroad  The Costa Rica Star

This new app lets you top-up or "recharge" your prepaid mobile phone in Costa Rica.


Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Kolbi TV inks deal for advanced, Android-powered TV system - Inside Costa Rica
Kolbi TV inks deal for advanced, Android-powered TV system  Inside Costa Rica

September 12th, 2013 (RealWire) Comigo, the creator of a comprehensive multi-screen TV platform, today announced an agreement with Racsa/Grupo ICE, ...


Thu, 12 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
What To Do If You Lose Your Cellular Phone in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
What To Do If You Lose Your Cellular Phone in Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

If you happen to lose or have your cellular phone stolen in Costa Rica you can get help from your operator. Blocking is available on any phone, regardless of ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica mobile telephone penetration surges to 170% - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica mobile telephone penetration surges to 170%  Q Costa Rica News

QCR – Mobile phone penetration in Costa Rica has surged from just 33% in 2006 to over 170% in 2016, according to a report from the country's science, ...


Tue, 30 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica's High Court to Decide on Restrictive Internet Measures - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica's High Court to Decide on Restrictive Internet Measures  The Costa Rica Star

A petition challenging restrictions on Internet usage approved by Sutel was brought before the Costa Rican Constitutional Court by the National Ombudsman's ...


Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
ICE Will “Punish” Postpay Customers For Excessive Use Of Mobile Internet - Q Costa Rica News
ICE Will “Punish” Postpay Customers For Excessive Use Of Mobile Internet  Q Costa Rica News

Q COSTA RICA – If you are 'postpay' customer of Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad's (ICE) internet cellular *service* prepared to be punished for excessive ...


Sat, 28 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Coral Wiggins and Jason Torres Take the First Date of "Kölbi" Surf Tournament in Dominical Beach, Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star
Coral Wiggins and Jason Torres Take the First Date of "Kölbi" Surf Tournament in Dominical Beach, Costa Rica  The Costa Rica Star

The first date of the “Kölbi” National Surf Tournament which took place in Dominical Beach this weekend gathered almost 170 competitors, one of the highest ...


Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Lifts Price Controls In Mobile Telecom Market - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Lifts Price Controls In Mobile Telecom Market  Q Costa Rica News

The Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) – Costa Rica's Superintendency of Telecommunications – has declared that the country's mobile market ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 12:07:28 GMT
Sutel Was (Finally) Able To Award Blocks of Radio Spectrum Frequencies - Q Costa Rica News
Sutel Was (Finally) Able To Award Blocks of Radio Spectrum Frequencies  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's Superintendency of Telecommunications, the Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) said it awarded the 70 MHz of spectrum to Mexico's ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 12:23:05 GMT
Costa Rica Mobile Subscribers Up 10.5% To 8.3 Million in 2016 - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Mobile Subscribers Up 10.5% To 8.3 Million in 2016  Q Costa Rica News

Q COSTA RICA – Mobile telephony subscribers in Costa Rica rose 10.5% to 8.33 million in 2016, an increase of 795,000 new mobile lines, of which almost 8 in ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:46:25 GMT
Utah, nation see small dip in ACA-approved health care plan signups, increase in uninsured - Standard-Examiner
Utah, nation see small dip in ACA-approved health care plan signups, increase in uninsured  Standard-Examiner

Utahns signed up for 2019 health insurance in droves during the final week of open enrollment ending Dec. 15, and that late rush brought the state's totals on ...


Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - ICE boosts IPTV, triple-play in Costa Rica - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - ICE boosts IPTV, triple-play in Costa Rica  Rapid TV News

As it continues to extend its fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network, Costa Rica's ICE has increased the reach of its IPTV platform and triple-play services. Under th...


Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica mobile carriers improve coverage, but not internet speed - The Tico Times
Costa Rica mobile carriers improve coverage, but not internet speed  The Tico Times

Costa Rica's mobile carriers perform well with their 2G and 3G networks, but they need improvements in coverage and quality of their 4G networks. These are ...


Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
A detailed look at Costa Rican postpago cellphone contracts - The Costa Rica Star
A detailed look at Costa Rican postpago cellphone contracts  The Costa Rica Star

Getting a free phone sounds good, but it may not be the best long-term financial decision. How much are you really paying for the phone? What happens if you ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Truth about Unlocking GSM Phones in Costa Rica - Costa Rica Star - The Costa Rica Star
Truth about Unlocking GSM Phones in Costa Rica - Costa Rica Star  The Costa Rica Star

By law, all cellphones sold by an authorized dealer in Costa Rica are unlocked GSM phones that meet Costa Rica's frequency standards. If you are bringing a ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rican Provider ICE Chooses Telia Carrier to Empower their Broadband Internet Access in Central America - Business Wire
Costa Rican Provider ICE Chooses Telia Carrier to Empower their Broadband Internet Access in Central America  Business Wire

Costa Rica's state-owned telecommunications provider, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), and Telia Carrier today announced that ICE ha.


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Philip Morris International Will Stop Producing Cigarettes in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
Philip Morris International Will Stop Producing Cigarettes in Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

The company says the tax burden on cigarettes and the increase in illegal cigarette smuggling led to the closure of production in the country. By. Rico. -. 18 April ...


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICE's “unlimited” 3G/4G Internet is not so unlimited - Inside Costa Rica - Inside Costa Rica
ICE's “unlimited” 3G/4G Internet is not so unlimited - Inside Costa Rica  Inside Costa Rica

April 2nd, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) ICE's Kolbi 3G and 4G “unlimited” data plans are not “unlimited” after all, the company is warning users. While the ...


Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Experienced champ, rising talents claim victory on Dominical waves - The Tico Times
Experienced champ, rising talents claim victory on Dominical waves  The Tico Times

It looks like Jason Torres wants a repeat of his excellent water work in 2015, the year he was crowned the Costa Rican National Surfing Champion.


Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Images From the Festival de la Luz 2017 in San Jose, Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star
Images From the Festival de la Luz 2017 in San Jose, Costa Rica  The Costa Rica Star

The streets of San Jose, Costa Rica glittered last night as 14 floats made the delight of thousands that gathered to witness the 22nd edition of the Festival de la ...


Sun, 17 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Best Options for Mobile Internet in Costa Rica - The Costa Rican Times
Best Options for Mobile Internet in Costa Rica  The Costa Rican Times

Costa Rica News – Got a bigger-screen smartphone and now looking for a good plan in order to be always online? Read this before making your final choice.


Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ICE Losing Cell Phone Customers! - Q Costa Rica News
ICE Losing Cell Phone Customers!  Q Costa Rica News

The state telecom, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), operating under its Kölbi brand, is reported losing 14% of the market share during the first ...


Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Central Bank Introduces Virtual Wallet (Monedero Virtual) - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Central Bank Introduces Virtual Wallet (Monedero Virtual)  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – Customers of the Banco Nacional (BN), Banco de Costa Rica (BCR) and BAC San José can, through Monedero Virtual (Virtual Wallet) now ...


Sat, 09 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Playing Pokémon Go in Costa Rica Could Be Dangerous - Q Costa Rica News
Playing Pokémon Go in Costa Rica Could Be Dangerous  Q Costa Rica News

Although the Pokémon Go Mobile application has not been formally launched in Costa Rica, the more impatient players have found a way to install the game on ...


Sun, 17 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
After his stage 2 victory in Costa Rica, Anton Varabei discusses riding for the planet and racing in 2016 - Canadian Cycling Magazine
After his stage 2 victory in Costa Rica, Anton Varabei discusses riding for the planet and racing in 2016  Canadian Cycling Magazine

Competing in the colours of Ride for the Planet Cycling Project, the 30-year-old Canadian rider recently finished the Vuelta Kolbi a Costa Rica in the top 10 of ...


Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Needs Help to Recover after Hurricane Otto - The Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Needs Help to Recover after Hurricane Otto  The Costa Rica News

Costa Rica is nearing the end of this year's rainy season, and it has been hit by a record-breaking hurricane. Hurricane Otto hovered over the Caribbean Sea for ...


Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
World champ surfers keep doing their thing at kölbi 2015 Nat'l Surf Circuit in Nosara - The Tico Times
World champ surfers keep doing their thing at kölbi 2015 Nat'l Surf Circuit in Nosara  The Tico Times

Many of the world's champion surfers were on hand in Nosara this past weekend to compete at the COPA Nosara Beach Club date of the Circuito Nacional de ...


Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
ICE Looking To Become Regional Telecom Player - Q Costa Rica News
ICE Looking To Become Regional Telecom Player  Q Costa Rica News

Costa Rica's state-owned telecom operator, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), is finalizing plans to become a major telecommunications player ...


Fri, 15 Jun 2018 04:06:34 GMT
ICE says it will offer 4G service in Costa Rica “soon” - Inside Costa Rica
ICE says it will offer 4G service in Costa Rica “soon”  Inside Costa Rica

SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA – September 21st, 2012 – ICE let the cat out of the bag this week at the 4th annual EXPOTELECOM show, announcing that they will ...


Fri, 21 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung Galasy S8 Available In Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
Samsung Galasy S8 Available In Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

Q TECH – The Samsung Galaxy S8 Android smartphone has arrived in Costa Rica and is available at Samsung store in Mutiplaza Escazú and at Gollo, Monge, ...


Fri, 12 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Role Of SUTEL in Costa Rican Telecommunications - The Costa Rica Star
The Role Of SUTEL in Costa Rican Telecommunications  The Costa Rica Star

The radio frequency spectrum is a limited resource shared by every country on this planet. In 1865, the International Telegraphic Union (ITU) was founded to ...


Sun, 15 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
So, This Is High Speed Internet? - Q Costa Rica News
So, This Is High Speed Internet?  Q Costa Rica News

The Connection Was Reset. Try Again. This is high speed internet in Costa Rica.At a cost of US$99 monthly customers expect not to see this type of message, ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Interactive Cell Coverage Map Now Available Online - Q Costa Rica News
Interactive Cell Coverage Map Now Available Online  Q Costa Rica News

Starting today you can check on cellular *service* in your area or any area in the country by way of an interactive map by the Superintendencia de ...


Wed, 29 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
ICE Fined ˘2.157 Billion For Being “Monopolistic” and “Anti-Competitive” - Q Costa Rica News
ICE Fined ˘2.157 Billion For Being “Monopolistic” and “Anti-Competitive”  Q Costa Rica News

(QCOSTARICA) The state company Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) has been fined ˘2.157 billion colones (US$4 million dollars) for ...


Fri, 29 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
iPhone 6 to launch in Costa Rica on November 14th - Inside Costa Rica
iPhone 6 to launch in Costa Rica on November 14th  Inside Costa Rica

October 31st, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) Costa Rica's three largest cellular providers, ICE-Kolbi, Movistar, and Claro have announced that the iPhone 6 and ...


Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Banking For Foreigners (and Visitors) Made Easy - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Banking For Foreigners (and Visitors) Made Easy  Q Costa Rica News

(QCOSTARICA) The scenarios. In the first, you're in Costa Rica on vacation for say a few weeks or more and the local ATM machine it eats (retains) your card.


Sat, 20 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Expotur Takes Place in Costa Rica May 10-12 - The Costa Rica Star
Expotur Takes Place in Costa Rica May 10-12  The Costa Rica Star

The 33rd edition of ExpoTur Costa Rica, an event that is considered the most important tourism travel mart of Costa Rica and the Central America Region, and ...


Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica National Surfing Team members have been announced for Central America Surfing Games. - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica National Surfing Team members have been announced for Central America Surfing Games.  The Costa Rica Star

Costa Rica's National Surfing Team members has been announced, they will represent the country in the upcoming Central America Surfing Games.


Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Patrol Boat Will Aid Protection of Costa Rica's Cocos Island - The Costa Rica Star
Patrol Boat Will Aid Protection of Costa Rica's Cocos Island  The Costa Rica Star

By Wendy Anders Radars on Cocos Island Costa Rica. A successful fundraising campaign by the Costa Rica Forever Association, a local non-profit ...


Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
One way to get real U.S. television in Costa Rica - Inside Costa Rica
One way to get real U.S. television in Costa Rica  Inside Costa Rica

By Timothy Williams, Inside Costa Rica. Are you living in Costa Rica but miss your favorite shows or news broadcasts from the U.S.? Well, here is one possible ...


Wed, 29 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT
A chat with Costa Rican surfer Noe Mar McGonagle - The Tico Times
A chat with Costa Rican surfer Noe Mar McGonagle  The Tico Times

At 21 years old, Noe Mar McGonagle has made quite a name for himself in the surf world, both here in Costa Rica and internationally. Two years ago he earned ...


Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Cable Companies In Costa Rica Continue To Offer Highest Internet Speeds: Netflix - Q Costa Rica News
Cable Companies In Costa Rica Continue To Offer Highest Internet Speeds: Netflix  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – The cable companies offered the highest speeds for web surfing in September, this according to the Netflix ISP Speed Index published on ...


Wed, 21 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
The RetroBeat: Mortal Kombat’s green screen tech returns in Super Kombat Fighter - VentureBeat
The RetroBeat: Mortal Kombat’s green screen tech returns in Super Kombat Fighter  VentureBeat

Mortal Kombat's chessy green screen techniques are coming back in the indie game Super Combat Fighter.


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus Available in Costa Rica Starting Tonight - Q Costa Rica News
The iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus Available in Costa Rica Starting Tonight  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA TECH – The Apple authorized stores iCon and iShop will begin selling the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus starting tonight, while Apple's latest ...


Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Top 5 Best iPhone Apps for Costa Rica Living or Vacations - The Costa Rica Star
Top 5 Best iPhone Apps for Costa Rica Living or Vacations  The Costa Rica Star

The Costa Rica Star recently published an article about a UFO sighting in the skies of Costa Rica, recorded on iphone video footage. Whether you are in Costa ...


Mon, 30 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Here's how you can donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica - The Tico Times
Here's how you can donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica  The Tico Times

Hurricane Otto left Costa Rica Friday with significant damage, particularly in parts of the Northern Zone, where 10 deaths and a number of disappearances have ...


Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Ronald Brown wins his fourth Puerto Viejo Open Pro Surf Contest - The Costa Rica Star
Ronald Brown wins his fourth Puerto Viejo Open Pro Surf Contest  The Costa Rica Star

More than 1,000 people turned out for Costa Rica's only Caribbean Coast professional surf contest, “The Puerto Viejo Open Pro / Kolbi Cup” last Saturday in ...


Fri, 29 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT
News Shorts: Rojas Villegas tops final America Tour standings - Cycling News
News Shorts: Rojas Villegas tops final America Tour standings  Cycling News

Oregon woman sues MTB race after crash, Stan's No Tubes announces 2015 roster.


Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
What the F$%# Is Going With Amnet, Sorry Tigo? - Q Costa Rica News
What the F$%# Is Going With Amnet, Sorry Tigo?  Q Costa Rica News

It's been days that the internet cable connection at Tigo (formerly Amnet) has gone from bad to worse. The little icon on you computer shows “connected” and ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus Now In Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News
Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus Now In Costa Rica  Q Costa Rica News

Q TECH – Released in March 2017, the Motorola Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus (a month later), the first Moto G made from high-grade aluminium, looking as good ...


Thu, 18 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The PayPhone In Costa Rica Going The Way Of The Dinosaur - Q Costa Rica News
The PayPhone In Costa Rica Going The Way Of The Dinosaur  Q Costa Rica News

Who, if having a cell phone handy, would look for a coin or buy a calling card to use a payphone? That is if there is even one nearby. New technologies and ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Opens Up to Biomedical Research - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Opens Up to Biomedical Research  Q Costa Rica News

(qCOSTARICA) New rules govern activities and research in the area of ??biomedicine, reopening up the country to investment in this field. Because of its strong ...


Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Living 'pura vida' at Xandari Resort and Spa - Travel Weekly
Living 'pura vida' at Xandari Resort and Spa  Travel Weekly

"Pura vida," said our driver and tour guide Sergio Quesada of Costa Rican Trails on the way to the Xandari Resort and Spa in Alajuela, Costa Rica. This is likely ...


Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
T-Mobile US + Shakira = Mobile Internet in Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star
T-Mobile US + Shakira = Mobile Internet in Costa Rica  The Costa Rica Star

Wireless provider T-Mobile and pop superstar Shakira recently teamed up to announce the end of exorbitant roaming charges for United States customers ...


Tue, 15 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Ranks Dead Last on Netflix Video Streaming List - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica Ranks Dead Last on Netflix Video Streaming List  The Costa Rica Star

Netflix is the world's leading Internet television network with over 62 million members in over 50 countries –including Costa Rica– enjoying more than 100 ...


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Runs Entirely on Renewable Energy for 300 Days - Common Dreams
Costa Rica Runs Entirely on Renewable Energy for 300 Days  Common Dreams

Costa Rica has charted another clean energy accolade. | By Lorraine Chow.


Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
In 'Historic Moment' for Climate Action, Wales Pledges to Leave Its Remaining Coal in the Ground - Common Dreams
In 'Historic Moment' for Climate Action, Wales Pledges to Leave Its Remaining Coal in the Ground  Common Dreams

Climate action groups on Monday applauded the government of Wales for demonstrating that it is taking seriously the existential and planetary threat posed by ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Santa Teresa had the perfect conditions during the third date of the Costa Rica Surf Tournament - The Costa Rica Star
Santa Teresa had the perfect conditions during the third date of the Costa Rica Surf Tournament  The Costa Rica Star

The “Beach Break” at Banana Beach in Santa Teresa de Cóbano, Puntarenas, provided the perfect waves for the competitors to showcase their skills and for the ...


Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica's Drought May Continue Into Next Year - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica's Drought May Continue Into Next Year  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA- The drought conditions in the Greater Metropolican Area (GAM) of San Jose and Guanacaste, influenced by El Nińo, has caused average ...


Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
(Video) Italian Gives The World Cup Anthem Competition - Q Costa Rica News
(Video) Italian Gives The World Cup Anthem Competition  Q Costa Rica News

Italian multimillionaire entrepreneur Gianluca Vacchi and singer Sebastian Yatra have created a video to become the potential for the official theme, ...


Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roger Moore Dead: 'The Saint' Actor Was 89 - Q Costa Rica News
Roger Moore Dead: 'The Saint' Actor Was 89  Q Costa Rica News

Roger Moore has died. He was 89. Moore played the James Bond 007 in seven films. But, I remember Moore best for his role as Simon Templar, “The Saint”, the ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 07:19:02 GMT
Costa Rica National Surf Team up to a good start in France ISA World Surfing Games - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica National Surf Team up to a good start in France ISA World Surfing Games  The Costa Rica Star

Costa Rica's National Surf team finally got their boards and gear in Biarrtiz, France where they have been since Tuesday to take part on the ISA World Surfing ...


Sat, 20 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Ricans Love Their Cell Phones - Inside Costa Rica
Costa Ricans Love Their Cell Phones  Inside Costa Rica

There is no question Costa Ricans love their cellular phones. In a country with an official population of just under 4.5 million, there are about 4 million cell ...


Thu, 10 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica Supermarket Chains Look To 2016 With Optimism and Expansion - Q Costa Rica News
Costa Rica Supermarket Chains Look To 2016 With Optimism and Expansion  Q Costa Rica News

QCOSTARICA – Supermarket chains like Gessa, Walmart and Auto Mercado are looking with optimism the coming year and pushing forward with their ...


Mon, 28 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Costa Rica will host for the first time the US Kids Golf Latin American Championship - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Rica will host for the first time the US Kids Golf Latin American Championship  The Costa Rica Star

July 3 through July 7, at the Conchal Golf Club, Guanacaste the date and site set for the first U.S. Kids Golf Latin American Championship in Costa Rica.


Sat, 11 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Costa Ricans Danny Formal and Charlie Fonseca Compete in Florida Karting Championship - The Costa Rica Star
Costa Ricans Danny Formal and Charlie Fonseca Compete in Florida Karting Championship  The Costa Rica Star

Danny Formal and Charlie Fonseca are competing this weekend in the fourth date of the Florida Karting Championship Series in the Rok Cup 2017. Both pilots ...


Sat, 08 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Don't Get Ripped Off, Watch That Exchange Rate - Q Costa Rica News
Don't Get Ripped Off, Watch That Exchange Rate  Q Costa Rica News

(updated) TICO BULL by Rico – The local currency, the Colon, can be confusing to visitors, for many looking like monopoly money (Canadians and Europeans ...


Thu, 08 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

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