Gulf Times - Costa-Rica
Envoy eyes robust Qatar-Costa Rica commercial ties in ‘new normal’

Envoy eyes robust Qatar-Costa Rica commercial ties in ‘new normal’

Costa Rica’s top diplomat in Qatar is keen to forge stronger relations with Qatar as both nations prepare for the new normal following the gradual opening of most economies ...

Qatar donates medical devices to Costa Rica

Qatar donates medical devices to Costa Rica

Qatar has donated seven artificial respirators and four modern electrocardiogram devices worth $250,000 to the Government of Costa Rica to strengthen its medical sector in confronting the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Envoys laud Qatar for advocating unity, safety

Envoys laud Qatar for advocating unity, safety

The ambassadors of Panama and Costa Rica have praised Qatar for promoting safety and unity amid the government’s announcement of the gradual resumption of operations in the social and economic domains.

Diplomats laud Qatar's efforts espouse unity in country

Diplomats laud Qatar's efforts espouse unity in country

Top diplomats in the country have lauded the government of Qatar’s efforts to espouse unity among Qataris and the expatriate communities since the imposition of a land, sea, and air blockade in June 2017.

Costa Rica seeks to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

Costa Rica seeks to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

The Central American country of Costa Rica is working with the Foreign Trade Promoter (Procomer) in an ambitious plan to promote services and manufactured goods in Qatar ...

Ambassadors appointed in Costa Rica, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Argentine

Ambassadors appointed in Costa Rica, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Argentine

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued on Sunday Amiri Decision No 33 of 2019 appointing Khamis Rashid Mahdi al-Kaabi as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Costa Rica.

Neymar's tears worry nervous Brazilians

Neymar's tears worry nervous Brazilians

Brazilians watched their team's excruciatingly hard-fought win Friday over minnow Costa Rica in a cold sweat but it was Neymar's hot tears that really made the footballing-mad nation sit up.

Coutinho, Neymar strike late to guide Brazil past Costa Rica

Coutinho, Neymar strike late to guide Brazil past Costa Rica

Late strikes by Philippe Coutinho and Neymar gave Brazil their first win of the World Cup in thrilling fashion against Costa Rica in St. Petersburg on Friday and sent the Central Americans crashing out of the tournament.

Captain Kolarov fires Serbia to victory over Costa Rica

Captain Kolarov fires Serbia to victory over Costa Rica

Aleksandar Kolarov produced a moment of captain's inspiration, curling home a superb free kick as Serbia got their World Cup Group E campaign up and running with a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica on Sunday.

Amir meets ambassador of Costa Rica

Amir meets ambassador of Costa Rica

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at Al Bahr Palace on Monday evening with Costa Rica's ambassador Luis Alberto Guillen Downing who called on him to greet His Highness after the end of his term in office.

More than 20 dead in Nicaragua protests

More than 20 dead in Nicaragua protests

More than 20 people have been killed in a clashes between Nicaraguan police and demonstrators in a wave of protests over pension reform, a local human rights body said Sunday.

Hurricane-battered Costa Rica gets $1mn relief from QFFD

Hurricane-battered Costa Rica gets $1mn relief from QFFD

The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has donated $1mn to Costa Rica to restore the affected areas after Hurricane Otto and Tropical Storm Nate, it was announced Friday.