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2020 has made us deal with an insane amount of bad news for months, most of which has been breathtaking and overwhelming, and it seemed like there was never any good news
There is a total vehicle restriction and a total closure of establishments for five days, from Monday 13 to Friday 17 July, to all cantons on orange alert, both inside and outside the GAM.
On weekends (Saturday 11 and Sunday 12, Saturday 18 and
The opening of cinemas, theaters, museums and shops is postponed on weekends, as well as places of worship and extended hours of beaches.
From Saturday the 20th to 10a.m. at Monday 22 at 5a.m. The total vehicle restriction will apply for the entire country, under the
Measures do not restrict access to basic services.
Night-time vehicle restriction nationwide is extended between Friday April 3-Tuesday April 7 from 5:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
Long-distance public transportation is also restricted, and closure of establishments holding sanitary permits and open to the public
Update June 30, 2020: Our borders will remain closed until August 01, 2020 (this date may be extended and may not apply to all travelers).
Update April 20, 2020: the Health Minister, Daniel Salas, reported that the closing of borders for foreigners continues in force in
Costa Rica is preparing economic measures to protect workers and companies facing the COVID-19 impact. Carlos Alvarado said that “the objective of this first phase of care and financial support measures is to relieve those small and medium-sized entrepreneurs and to protect working people, who
The CCSS (or CAJA as it is generally known) has a regulation called the Registration Handbook or Manual de Adscripción y Beneficio Familiar, as it is called in Spanish.
The purpose of this regulation is to set forth the requirements and processes to register people with
With the number of foreigners moving to Costa Rica, some of them wonder what the rules are in Costa Rica when it comes to vaccinations, particularly if they have children. Earlier in the year, there was a significant discussion about this topic due to the