Costa Rica Business, Taxation and Offshore Information
San José, the capital of Costa Rica, with around 1m inhabitants, has its own silicon valley to rival the more famous one in California.
Costa Rica is between Panama and Nicaragua. With 51,000 sq km, more than 4 million people, no army, volcanic mountain ranges and a sub-tropical climate, the country's beaches and beautiful scenery spell tourism. The ex-Spanish colony has been peaceful and stable since 1948. The culture and language are Spanish, but English is widely spoken in business. The currency is the colon, standing at 540 to the dollar. More »