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Week in Review: December 28 – January 3

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This week at the Current we welcomed 2016 by relaxing on the beaches of Costa Rica, celebrating New Year’s Eve, and more! As always, catch up on what you missed with our Week in Review.

Costa Rica

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Costa Rica was our Country of the Week. We delved into the history of a land that was once neglected but has since grown into one of the safest and most stable countries in the region. Learn more HERE.

Our Travel Guide took to the beaches, jungles, and cities in equal measure as we experienced the true beauty and diversity of Costa Rica. Start your amazing journey HERE.

In this week’s Currency Spotlight we learned about the history of the Costa Rican colón. We also discussed why the country’s economy is one of the most sustainable in the region. Read more HERE.

Stat Holidays for the New Year

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We may have just entered 2016 but that doesn’t mean we can’t look ahead to some upcoming holidays! Check out our comprehensive list of all stat holidays throughout Canada and start planning your vacation today! See more HERE.

Happy New Year(‘s Eve)!

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It’s not New Year’s Eve without a party! Luckily we had a bit of time to reflect on a busy 2015 and look ahead to an exciting 2016! We hope your celebrations were safe and, above all, fun! See what we were up to HERE.


Every week we round up the biggest business stories from around the world in Headlines. This week we looked back at some of the year’s major stories including oil and the TSX. See more HERE.

Looking Ahead

Next week we’re back across the Atlantic visiting one of Europe’s most important countries. Beyond that, look for more of the great stories you’ve come to expect!

Remember to follow the Current for all the latest on Continental Currency, travel, business and more. But if you do miss anything, check in every Sunday for our Week in Review and stay informed, stay Current.