Claro Opens 40 Stores in Costa Rica

The phone company America Movil has launched operations in Costa Rica, with the opening of 40 outlets.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Claro has begun selling its products and services in Costa Rica, with an extensive network of branches in various parts of the greater metropolitan area.

With various promotions ranging from discounts on postpaid plans to packages in which the phone is free, the company expects to earn a place in the recently opened telecommunications market in Costa Rica.

An article on reads: "Claro offers certain plans that include calls at local rates to all Claro landlines in Central America, and to Claro mobile and landline phones in the United States.

Currently, Claro has 3,000 active customers who have been purchasing plans since last Saturday in the pre-sale phase."

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