Edwards Lifesciences Corporation has announced it is to build a heart valve production plant in Cartago which will start operating in early 2017.
From a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Trade:
The company Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, a global leader in innovations designed to address heart disease and monitor patients in critical condition today announced that it has chosen Costa Rica as the country in which to expand its production network of heart valves, with an investment of $10 million (around ₡5 billion).
In two months a tender will be launched for construction of the first exchange for the connection between the old Centennial Bridge and the former Howard base.
Capital.com.pa reports: "The Panama Pacifico Agency (APP by its initials in Spanish), taking into account the importance of the work for connectivity in the country, has decided to obtain funding resources from London & Regional Panama (L & RP), the company that is developing the Master Plan for the former Howard military base," noted an article in Capital.com.pa.
The Chamber of Information and Communication Technology (CAMTIC) presented its strategic proposal "Costa Rica: Green and Intelligent 2.0".
The document presented by CAMTIC to the government of Costa Rica, proposes that in order to develop a National Strategy for Information Technology and Communication: "Costa Rica: Green and Intelligent 2.0" an understanding needs to be incorporated of the concept of "media, processes, content and digital culture as a new interface in our socio-economic systems, and of scientific and technological knowledge as a platform for innovation and therefore the hub of productivity and entrepreneurship. "
This new business initiative in Costa Rica is based around a single purpose, advanced manufacture development, and the 3 major areas in which it will be focused will be: Automotive Products, electronics, and space/aeronautics alternatives.
The idea to create a new opportunity for the different manufacture investors is a natural step for the Costa Rica business sector; which witnessed last year how 6 new manufacture companies decided to open their factories in the country.
Panamá Pacífico with thousands of interested visitors to its stand in Expocomer 2010, not only offered the Key Note speech of thursday, but launched the residential phase of this great development on the banks of the Panama Canal
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