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FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States

FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States

WASHINGTON—Putting the nation on alert against what it has described as a “highly credible terrorist threat,” the FBI announced today that it has uncovered a plot by members of al-Qaeda to sit back and enjoy themselves while the United States collapses of its own accord. Multiple intelligence agencies confirmed that the militant Islamist organization and

Costa Rica Prepares Third Latin American Congress of Medical Tourism

Costa Rica is preparing for the third edition of the Latin American Congress of Medical Tourism , which takes place from 23 to 25 of April next year. The aim of the authorities of the Costa Rican Institute of Tourism (ICT) and the International Council for the Promotion of Medicine of Costa Rica (Promed) is

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Costa Rican Soccer Federation Running High for Copa America

The Costa Rican Soccer Federation (Fedefutbol) will receive $750,000 (¢384.7 million) for participating in the first phase of the 2011 Copa America Championship in Argentina. The financial amount was confirmed by the South American Soccer Confederation (CONMEBOL) in an email sent to a query. “Costa Rica will get paid $750,000 for the first phase,” confirmed

Goal: Who Should Replace Japan in the Copa América?

Japan withdrew from this summer’s Copa América on Monday, saying the effects of last month’s earthquake and tsunami made it impossible for the team to participate. “Our priority is to save lives and rebuild our nation,” Junji Ogura, the president of Japan’s soccer federation, stated. “We regret we can not participate at the Copa América.”

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Spotlight On Latin And Central America

For this week’s 1 Million by One Million roundtable, we turned the spotlight on Latin and Central America. A single of the things I have enjoyed tremendously about 1M/1M is its distinctly international nature. More than the years, we’ve had entrepreneurs from all more than the planet attend and pitch, and I’m delighted to see…

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Costa Rican Airport Named 3rd Best in Latin America

The Airports Council International (ACI) announced Wednesday that that Juan Santamaría International Airport in Alajuela, northwest of San José, is the 3rd very best airport in the Latin American and Caribbean region. At Wednesday’s annual ACI ceremony to honor the recipients of Airport Service Quality (ASQ) awards, the Juan Santamaría International Airport was recognized as…

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Expo Peru Central America to take place in Guatemala, Costa Rica

Lima, Feb. 16 (ANDINA). Peru’s Export and Tourism Promotion Board (Promperu) reported Wednesday that the Expo Peru Central America trade show will be held in Guatemala and Costa Rica from March 27 and April 1. The event, which is expected to promote bilateral trade among Peru and Central America, will be attended by businesspeople from…

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Costa Rica, Panama tops in Central America for bringing in illegal cash flows

Panama and Costa Rica lead the way in illegal dollars flow in Central America, according to a report issued by Global Financial Integrity. When compared to the country’s gross domestic product, Panama and Costa Rica have the biggest illegal money flow, proper ahead of Honduras. Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala rank close to the bottom…