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Philips Costa Rica is certified in Business Continuity and Resilience

June 28th, 2022|

Philips in Costa Rica obtained the ISO 22301 2019 Security and Resilience - Business Continuity Management System certification on June 10, from the renowned certification body SGS. This certification means that the company is prepared to ensure the health and safety of its employees, as well as to keep the business running in the face of [...]

Coyol Free Zone’s Sustainability Report

June 17th, 2022|

Sustainable transportation avoided use of 1.7 million paper tickets Ride Coyol electronic fare collection system saved 3.4 tons of paper June. In just 6 months of implementation, the Ride Coyol electronic bus fare collection system enabled 14,000 workers to commute daily and avoided the printing and use of 1,700,000 paper tickets. The system is part of [...]

Coyol Free Zone opens its doors to students of technical careers

June 6th, 2022|

May. Fifty students of technical careers of the National Learning Institute (INA) received a workshop to strengthen their knowledge and personal tools, so that they may successfully enter the labor market. The talk was given by representatives of Coyol Free Zone and companies of the Park, as part of the celebration of the INA Student Week. [...]

Coyol Free Zone creates 18,400 direct employment opportunities

May 23rd, 2022|

In addition, it creates nearly 5,600 indirect jobs 54% of the direct jobs are held by women May 2022. The evolution and successful growth of the thirty-one life sciences companies located in the Coyol Free Zone has generated a total of 24,000 direct and indirect employment opportunities for men and women of various ages, in areas [...]

Water sanitation at Coyol Free Zone made it possible to treat the equivalent of 190 Olympic-size swimming pools

March 29th, 2022|

Two parallel projects at Coyol Free Zone are responsible for environmentally beneficial results March 2022. Appropriate management of the water resource at Coyol Free Zone has allowed the treatment plant to process the equivalent of filling 190 Olympic-size swimming pools, or 474,500 cubic meters. Two parallel projects at Coyol Free Zone are responsible for these environmentally [...]

Ministry of Public Education (MEP) celebrates opening of dual education with 20 students from Atenas and Barva and the support of six companies

March 7th, 2022|

Modality provides real learning environments, and provides students with the skills required by the employer sector to enhance their professional development. We are starting with 12 students of Industrial Electronics from the Professional Technical School (Colegio Técnico Profesional - CTP) of Atenas, and 8 students of Web Development from the CTP of San Pedro de Barva. [...]

Coyol Free Zone recognizes national suppliers with best business practices

November 23rd, 2021|

Coyol Impulsa recognizes the efforts of companies linked to manufacturing processes in the Life Sciences Sector. November. Innovation, sustainability and the permanent development of products and services for the Life Sciences industry led five Costa Rican companies to be awarded in the First Edition of the Coyol Impulsa Award. This initiative is led by Coyol Free [...]

Coyol Free Zone guarantees high-quality employment

November 9th, 2021|

Companies inside Coyol Free Zone managed to keep all their personnel, and not only that, but they also created 1,500 new positions during 2020. These figures represent an increase of 10% in the current positions inside the Park, employing 16,500 people. Most of the new positions created in 2020, specifically 55%, were recruited virtually, and are [...]

New screens protect medical personnel at the Alajuela Hospital

November 8th, 2021|

Donation will promote health security for 1,700 people November. The medical, nursing and administrative staff of the San Rafael Hospital in Alajuela are now able to rest and take their meals more safely with the support of fifty screens, which have made it possible to expand and improve the capacity of the dining room of this [...]

Alliance to improve English language skills of students in Alajuela

September 15th, 2021|

More than 50 young people will improve their professional profile to gain access to Life Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing companies. September. An alliance signed by Coyol Free Zone and the Costa Rican-North American Cultural Center (CCCN) will allow to raise the English level of the students of the Professional Technical Schools (CTP) of San Rafael de [...]

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