ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Apr 2009In April 2009, the government of Costa Rica announced changed rules for foreign investors.
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World Investment Report 2010, p. 78 - http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/wir2010ch3_en.pdf
Costa Rica reformed its free trade zone regime, which aims at bringing more transparency, higher levels of FDI and promoting linkages with local companies. The reform, it has been argued,also allows the country to comply its WTO commitments.