Lawmakers, former presidents and thousands of Costa Ricans gathered at the Metropolitan Cathedral in downtown San José Thursday for the funeral of former President Luis Alberto Monge.
The Red Cross confirmed that as of Thursday noon, the organization had not received any reports of injured people for the earthquake, but 15 people were evacuated to a shelter.
Budget airlines launched operations with flights between Costa Rica’s capital San José and destinations in Guatemala and Panama.
OIJ officials say they’ve solved the January case of a Dutch couple and Nicaraguan laborer who were found brutally murdered on their Puntarenas farm.
Those who fail to submit informative returns before the extended deadline are exposed to fines ranging from 10 to 100 base salaries, equivalent to ₡4.2-₡42 million ($7,475-74,750).
The National University’s Volcanological Observatory of Costa Rica also reported at least four aftershocks of smaller magnitudes.
President Luis Alberto Monge Álvarez was the last surviving member of the National Assembly that drafted and approved Costa Rica’s current constitution.
Hurricane Otto left behind a dramatic amount of damage, especially on Costa Rica’s Northern Zone, where towns like Bijagua, Alajuela now look to rebuild.
The approved ₡8,9 trillion budget is ₡22 billion lower than the original plan submitted by President Luis Guillermo Solís.
ARESEP approved the new fuel prices on Monday and they went into effect on Tuesday when the agency published them in the official newspaper La Gaceta.