Costa Rica Mining News

Costa Rican presidential candidate blasts ecologists, says he would bring mining back

Conservative Diego Castro called environmentalist groups "eco-terrorists."

Canadian miner will sue Costa Rica for $1bn

Infinito Gold says six months of negotiations over confiscated mine have failed, will take case to international court.

Canadian gold company threatens Costa Rica with $1bn lawsuit

Costa Rican court system has caused a legal vacuum regarding the Las Crucitas mine project and the country's president refuses to act.