Colombia's Easyfly Airline Seeing More Profits, Expanding Abroad

Colombia's Easyfly Airline Seeing More Profits, Expanding Abroad

Colombian airline Easyfly SA, which touts itself as the nation's only low-cost airline, has seen two straight years of profits following...

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Garcia Bernal takes spotlight at Colombia film fest

Garcia Bernal takes spotlight at Colombia film fest

Mexican actor, director and producer Gael Garcia Bernal was a star attraction here among cinema lovers at the Cartagena Film Festival. The ...

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Colombia Raises Rate to 5.25% to Slow Credit-Fueled Growth

Colombia Raises Rate to 5.25% to Slow Credit-Fueled Growth

Colombia’s central bank raised borrowing costs for a second straight month in a bid to stabilize the fastest economic growth since 2.006 and...

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Edmonton student awarded travel scholarship from Spain

Edmonton student awarded travel scholarship from Spain

An Edmonton Catholic high school student is the only Canadian in a group of students from 50 countries who have won all-expenses paid, five-...

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Colombia Reaches Labor Deal With Air Traffic Controllers

Colombia Reaches Labor Deal With Air Traffic Controllers

Colombia's government has reached a labor deal with air traffic controllers to end a standoff that forced the country's dominant air...

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Colombia Environment Protection Gets Renewed Attention

Colombia Environment Protection Gets Renewed Attention

Resource-rich Colombia will ramp up sanctions against companies in the booming oil and mining sectors that abuse the environment and fail to...

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Coal production in Colombia, exports jump in 2.011, government

Coal production in Colombia, exports jump in 2.011, government

Colombia's coal production jumped 15.4 percent in 2.011 to 85.8 million tonnes versus the previous year while exports rose 16 percent to...

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Colombian Stock Movers : Canacol Energy Advances; Enka Declines

Colombian Stock Movers : Canacol Energy Advances; Enka Declines

The following companies had unusual price changes in Bogotá trading.  Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of 4 p.m. local ti...

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Colombia Flowers Prepared, Shipped Overseas

Colombia Flowers Prepared, Shipped Overseas

Flowers are prepared for shipment at Elite Flower's plantation outside of Bogotá then loaded onto planes at the Colombian capital's ...

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Discovery strengthens Colombian ties

Discovery strengthens Colombian ties

Discovery Communications has strengthened its presence in Colombia by signing a coproduction agreement with the country’s government. The d...

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Colombia Considers Action to Curb Peso Gains, Echeverry Says

Colombia Considers Action to Curb Peso Gains, Echeverry Says

Colombia may take further action to curb the peso’s appreciation as it fights its “own little currency war” to protect export industries, Fi...

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Coffee Crop in Colombia Shrinks 41 Percent After Rainstorms

Coffee Crop in Colombia Shrinks 41 Percent After Rainstorms

Coffee production in Colombia, the world’s second-largest supplier of Arabica beans after Brazil, shrank 41 percent in January after storms ...

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New operator for Colombia's Barranquilla gateway

New operator for Colombia's Barranquilla gateway

Aerocivil, Colombia’s national aviation authority, is to take over the operation of Barranquilla’s Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport o...

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Colombian Army Goes After Rebel Chiefs

Colombian Army Goes After Rebel Chiefs

Colombia's armed forces were scouring the country's southwest region Friday in the hopes of capturing leftist guerrilla leaders susp...

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Ecopetrol's Reserves Rose 8.3% In 2.011

Ecopetrol's Reserves Rose 8.3% In 2.011

Colombia national oil company Ecopetrol (EC, ECOPETROL.BO) said Tuesday its proven net reserves at the end of last year were 1.86 billion ba...

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Lan Airlines' Affiliate Lan Colombia Launches Miami-Bogotá Service

Lan Airlines' Affiliate Lan Colombia Launches Miami-Bogotá Service

Lan Colombia launched service today between Miami International Airport and Bogotá, Colombia.  The airline will operate four flights per we...

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New England acquires Colombia forward Moreno

New England acquires Colombia forward Moreno

The New England Revolution acquired Colombia forward José Moreno on loan from Colombian power Once Caldas on Thursday. The 30-year old More...

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