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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 5/20/202  ***    Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 5/20/202  ***    Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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First Lady Jill Biden to Travel to Ecuador, Panamá, and Costa Rica

Press Release Tuesday, May 17, 2022 First Lady Jill Biden and Ashley Biden will travel to Ecuador, Panamá, and Costa Rica from May 18 – May 23, 2022 in advance of the U.S.-hosted Summit of the Americas that will take place in Los Angeles the week of June 6-10, 2022. During her trip, the First Lady will emphasize the importance of ...
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Federal Public Register- Public Notice 11647

DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 11647] National Action Plan on Responsible Business Conduct: Notice of Opportunity To Submit Written Comments SUMMARY: On June 16, 2021, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on behalf of the Biden-Harris Administration that the Department will soon begin updating and revitalizing the United States’ National Action Plan on Responsible Business ...
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Message For U.S. Citizens: Extension of expired passport program

Message to U.S. Citizens:  U.S. Embassy San Jose (April 8, 2022) Location:  Costa Rica Subject:  Travel to the United States on Expired U.S. PassportsIf you are overseas and your U.S. passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States through June ...
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INOLASA: 15 Years of Innovation to Protect the Environment

INOLASA, company devoted to the production and marketing of vegetable oils, soy lecithin and flour for animal consumption, began a transformation process in 2007 to reduce its carbon footprint by reducing the use of bunker fuel in its production process.   That year, the company emitted between 55,000 and 60,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) per ...
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