Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a multilingual, multiethnic and multicultural democratic republic located in Central America. Consistently been among the top Latin American countries in the Human Development Index, it has no armed forces, has the oldest democracy in the Americas, known for its touristic activities, tropical weather and friendly people.

But Costa Rica goes beyond that, it is also an important international provider of innovative and high value added information and communication technology products and services; a center of convergence with local and international linkages in an ecologically friendly, democratic, and safe environment.

Costa Rica is the ideal country for a Nearshore development facility given the caliber of resources available. These key resources include language and cultural compatibility, time zone, quality consciousness, availability of infrastructure, political stability and cost. Not only is it located within a 3 hour flight from the United States, it’s also located on the Central Time Zone (GMT – 6), which allows better interaction with companies in the United States.

The country is also a member of the World Trade Organization, the Central America Common Market and signed the Dominican Republic – Central America Free Trade Agreement, which guarantees bilateral access to both markets for many products and services.

A glimpse of paradise

Facts and Benefits

High-Tech Exporter

According to the World Bank in 2014, Costa Rica is the biggest high-tech exporter in the entire Latin American region.

Reliable Services

Costa Rica provides strong telecommunications, among other public services. 4G and optical fiber services are fully available within the country.

Greater Value

The combination of lower costs, high productivity, real time communication, and proximity to the U.S. makes Near Coding a perfect match.

Skilled workforce

Costa Rica has great technical and superior education institutions that generate qualified and innovative professionals.

Bilingual Teams

English is the 2nd language in Costa Rica. Near Coding only hires bilingual professionals with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Cultural Affinity

Working with someone with similar ethics, values and from the happiest place on earth must be something!

Located in C.S.T.

No matter if you are in L.A. or N.Y., there is never more than a 2 hour time difference between you and your development team.

Stable Politics

The oldest democracy in the Americas, a safe and economically stable place with a reliable social security and medical services.

Proximity to the U.S.

It is simpler, faster and cheaper to travel to Costa Rica from the U.S. than to any other destination as India, China or Europe.