Colombia’s peace negotiations attempt to dismantle a 50-year conflict

Colombia’s peace negotiations attempt to dismantle a 50-year conflict

The peace negotiations between the government and the guerrilla forces are seen by a large part of the Colombian public as a good opport...

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New feat for Colombia’s urban innovator : slum escalators

New feat for Colombia’s urban innovator : slum escalators

The upper reaches of a mountainside slum called Comuna 13 are so steep that streets give way to staircases.  To get home, many resid...

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Colombia Invents a Machine to Eradicate Coca Plants

Colombia Invents a Machine to Eradicate Coca Plants

How long does it take to destroy a coca plant? About 30 seconds if you ask a group of Colombian officers from Bogotá's school of...

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Curaçao to exchange tax information with Colombia

Curaçao to exchange tax information with Colombia

CIFA, the Curaçao International Financial Services Association, represents the interests of the international financial sector of Curaça...

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Caribbean Festival in Cuba Fosters Ties with Colombia

Caribbean Festival in Cuba Fosters Ties with Colombia

The International Caribbean Festival, taking place in this city in July 2.013, will help strengthen cultural ties between Cuba and Colom...

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Team Colombia's Corti believes squad is almost certain to ride the Giro or Tour in 2.013

Team Colombia's Corti believes squad is almost certain to ride the Giro or Tour in 2.013

Seeking to step up things after a solid first year in the peloton, Team Colombia is targeting a start in one of cycling’s Grand Tours an...

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GeoPark drills new successful oil well in Colombia

GeoPark drills new successful oil well in Colombia

GeoPark Holdings Limited announced the successful drilling, testing and putting into production of a new oil well in the Tua oil field o...

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Ecuador-Colombia : eight agreements and best wishes

Ecuador-Colombia : eight agreements and best wishes

The first bi-national cabinet between Ecuador and Colombia concluded the signing of eight agreements in the last hours, meant to boost t...

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Colombia is fast becoming a rising oil giant in Latin America

Colombia is fast becoming a rising oil giant in Latin America

Colombia today is one of the most promising exploration and production (E&P) investment markets in the world.  As the fourth-lar...

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Miss Colombia in the Miss Universe competition

Miss Colombia in the Miss Universe competition

Miss Colombia Daniella Alvarez will leave for Las Vegas, U.S.A. this sunday to compete in the biggest beauty pageant of the world, Miss ...

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Colombian rebels optimistic on peace talks

Colombian rebels optimistic on peace talks

Marxist rebels speak of progress in latest round of talks with the government seeking to end nearly 50 years of war. Marxist Farc re...

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Colombia attempts to boost textile and apparel sector

Colombia attempts to boost textile and apparel sector

The Minister, Sergio Diaz-Granados, said that measures announced by President Juan Manuel Sntos, aim to boost the textile and apparel se...

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Monkeys, bees and ants light up Christmas display in Colombia

Monkeys, bees and ants light up Christmas display in Colombia

Images from a Christmas lights display near the Medellin river in Colombia. Every year thousands flock to the Medellin River to ...

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Colombia hopes to increase its oil reserves

Colombia hopes to increase its oil reserves

Colombia hopes to increase its oil reserves after a successful auction of exploration blocks. Colombian Mining and Energy Minister F...

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Colombia: four Chinese nationals released

Colombia: four Chinese nationals released

Four Chinese nationals were handed over today to delegates from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).  They were rele...

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Land reform in Colombia

Land reform in Colombia

Bread, land and peace Land reform is one of the few political flags they government continue to wave.  Land and rural developmen...

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Stocks slip led by Pacific Rubiales; peso gains

Stocks slip led by Pacific Rubiales; peso gains

Colombian stocks fell slightly tuesday led by a decline in heavily traded shares of Canadá based oil company Pacific Rubiales (PRE.T), w...

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BBC worldwide signs agreement with Colombia’s América Móvil

BBC worldwide signs agreement with Colombia’s América Móvil

BBC Worldwide Channels has signed an agreement with América Móvil to bring the BBC's HD channels to the digital cable platform opera...

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Colombia yields decline for third day on plan to reduce tax rate

Colombia yields decline for third day on plan to reduce tax rate

Colombia’s peso bond yields fell for a third day after the government revised a proposal for taxes on foreigners’ bond profits, reducing...

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Pacific Rubiales to expand in Colombia with C y C Energia deal

Pacific Rubiales to expand in Colombia with C y C Energia deal

Offer of C$7.81 is at 4 pct premium to C&C's Friday close Deal expands Pacific Rubiales presence in Llanos basin Shares ...

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Proexport, the Colombian gate to foreign investment

Proexport, the Colombian gate to foreign investment

This is the result of the international promotion of Colombia as destination for direct foreign investment in sectors other than mine an...

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Colombia cenbank sees 2.012 growth at 3.7 pct-4.9 pct

Colombia cenbank sees 2.012 growth at 3.7 pct-4.9 pct

Board members see domestic demand fueling growth in Q3-Q4 Decision to leave rate unchanged was not unanimous Colombia's cent...

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Colombian stocks rose modestly friday

Colombian stocks rose modestly friday

Colombian stocks rose modestly friday, led by gains in shares of one of the country's top lending institutions, Bancolombia (CIB), w...

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Colombia to shuffle Tes bond allocations

Colombia to shuffle Tes bond allocations

Colombia will hold off on any further overseas bond sales until next year and instead shift the remaining $300 million it had planned to...

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Sikorsky continues Colombia expansion with new business office

Sikorsky continues Colombia expansion with new business office

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), is opening a new office in Bogotá, Colombia, and a Black Hawk he...

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