Category: COSTA RICA NEWS UPDATES

Yearly Obligations and Duties Before the Tax and Municipal Authorities in Costa Rica

January 12, 2022 Thank you Dentons Munoz for the friendly reminders.              All entities registered in Costa Rica either as active or inactive must comply with yearly obligations and duties before the tax …

New Tourism Route To Launch Between The Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and Panama

  Hoping to attract more visitors and strengthen their ties, The Dominican Republic, Costa Rica and Panama are due to launch a brand new tourism route that will make it easier for American travelers to visit all three highly popular destinations. The countries, which have chosen …

“One and Only Papagayo”: Dubai will build a 7-star hotel in Guanacaste

The Dubai Investment Corporation (ICD) confirmed the development of a seven-star hotel in the Gulf of Papagayo. The complex will be called “One And Only Papagayo” and will focus on the ultra-luxury segment, for which it will offer …

Costa Rica: Providers of rental properties for tourism must complete registration with the ICT

December, 1, 2021             From Dentons Munoz – Legal Team Costa Rica. In accordance with the Law for the Regulation of Non-Traditional Accommodation through Digital Platforms (Law 9742), the Costa Rica Tourism Board (ICT, …

QR code application to verify vaccination suspended

QCOSTARICA – The QR code application that the Government announced to verify completed vaccination against covid-19 in Costa Rica was suspended due to a very provisional precautionary measure requested by businessmen in the tourism sector, confirmed the National …

The new Costa Rica banknotes

(QCOSTARICA) The Banco Central de Costa Rica (Central Bank) will put into circulation a new denomination of banknotes similar to the material used in the ¢1.000 notes currently in circulation. The new notes are made of a polymer …

Alert:New CDC Requirements for Entry to the United States Beginning November 8, 2021

    Subject: Alert:New CDC Requirements for Entry to the United States Beginning November 8, 2021 Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy San Jose (26 October 2021) Location: Costa Rica — Level 4 Do Not Travel Event: New CDC requirements beginning November 8, 2021, that …

Costa Rica vaccine mandate: What we know

This story was updated on October 23 to include information of Costa Rica’s vaccine transition period – Tico Times – Thanks to Alejandro Zuniga Costa Rica has delayed its vaccine mandate until January 8, 2022, and established a …

QR Code FAQ – UPDATE OCT 14, 2021

After the announcement of the QR Code mandate and other COVID updates yesterday, we have received several questions. We have sent several clarification requests to the Ministry of Health, and they have answered all of them, we understand …

COVID Updates and Mandatory QR Code

The government just announced the gradual opening for the last quarter of the year, there were several changes announced which you can find below in our summary of the press conference. Sanitary Vehicle restriction Sanitary Vehicle Restriction Explainer …