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Full Story – With the development of the Moin Container Terminal, many Limonians are returning, even from overseas, and the port is already enabling opportunity at this first stage of building. In partnership with the Chamber of Commerce, APM Terminals is offering free training programmes to interested Limonians in order to create a skilled workforce for the port. Even without being complete, the potential of the new port at Limon is fast returning Costa Rica to the 'rich coast' it actually…

Costa Rica in Central America has been hailed as one of the happiest countries on earth.

Vignette 3 - "Everytime you do a project in the ocean, it causes biological, physical and socio-economic impact. We decided we were going to do a turtle protection programme. We gather all the eggs of the sea turtles that are nesting next to our project, we take them to a hatchery and once they are hatched we release them to the ocean." - Sylvia Gamboa, Sustainability Manager, APM Terminals

"Everytime you do a project in the ocean, it causes biological, physical and socio-economic impact. We decided we were going to do a turtle protection programme.

Vignette 2 - In January 2015, APM Terminals, a subsidiary of Danish conglomerate, Maersk, started the construction of a 40 hectare artificial island in the ocean off Limon as a platform for the biggest cranes in the word, with the ability to services the biggest vessels in the world. When they become operational in January 2018 the plan is for it to not only be the doorway to the rest of Costa Rica, but also to Central America.

In January APM Terminals, a subsidiary of Danish conglomerate, Maersk, started the construction of a 40 hectare artificial island in the ocean off Limon as…

Vignette 1 - "I was born and bred in Limon, my grandma raised me and has looked after me all this time. There were no opportunities for professional development, so despite wanting to stay in Limon, I decided to go and study in the capital. When I heard there was an opportunity to work for APM Terminals in Limon, I thought I would give it a go. I see much opportunity for professional growth and I now feel stronger and more mature and that makes me very proud." - Carlos Valladares, HSS…

"I was born and bred in Limon, my grandma raised me and has looked after me all this time. There were no opportunities for professional development, so despite…

San Carlos - Pineapple Farm - Anna & Jasyn filming from the back of vehicle

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Pineapple farm workers picking pinapples and placing them on conveyor belt

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Pinapple packing factory

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Jasyn filming pinapple farm worker picking pinapples and placing them on conveyor belt

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Jasyn filming Lisbeth b-roll at APMT training facility

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