Costa Rica Mining News

Illegal miners caused ‘little damage’ at gold mine in Costa Rica: Minister

The project was operated by Canada’s Infinito Gold up to 2013.

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.