Public employees are scheduled to strike Monday.
The Asociación Nacional de Empleados Públicos y Privados is calling the strike to protest budget cuts.
The union organization and its Central Social Juanito Mora Porras said it was clear that the country has a financial problem but this was not the fault of employees. The announcement gave a long list of grievances.
The announcement called cuts to the budget a malicious campaign that neoliberals have launched against public employees.
The protest is supposed to center at Parque Central in San José starting at 8 a.m. Monday.