Guatemala’s former Vice President Eduardo Stein bids for top job at troubled OAS
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Guatemala’s former Vice President Eduardo Stein bids for top job at troubled OAS

Larry Luxner - November 17, 2014

See also: Inter-American Dialogue honors Guatemalan businessman, civic activist Salvador Paiz WASHINGTON, D.C. – Guatemala’s Eduardo Stein Barillas vowed to “clean up the mess” at the Organization…

New Costa Rican ambassador to US presents credentials at White House
Diplomacy
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Diplomacy
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New Costa Rican ambassador to US presents credentials at White House

Zach Dyer - September 19, 2014

Costa Rica's Ambassador to the United States Román Macaya presented his credentials to President Barack Obama at the White House on Thursday, Sept. 18. Read a recent…

Chinese leader’s visit has big implications for Latin America
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Chinese leader’s visit has big implications for Latin America

Larry Luxner - July 22, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – China, a nation recognized by Costa Rica but diplomatically shunned by Central America’s six other countries, is dramatically raising its profile with President Xi…

Even without diplomatic ties, Costa Rica still ranks as Taiwan’s top Central America trade partner
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Even without diplomatic ties, Costa Rica still ranks as Taiwan’s top Central America trade partner

Larry Luxner - July 22, 2014

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Seven years ago, Costa Rican President Óscar Arias outraged Taiwanese officials by breaking diplomatic relations with the prosperous island nation and aligning Costa Rica…

President of Guatemala calls Costa Rica’s Solís a ‘strategic partner’ to change drug debate
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Business
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President of Guatemala calls Costa Rica’s Solís a ‘strategic partner’ to change drug debate

Zach Dyer - June 6, 2014

Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís hosted President Otto Pérez Molina of Guatemala Friday as his first official state visit since the Costa Rican leader took office…