Visions of México Festival in Colombia

Visions of México Festival in Colombia

Second festival "Visions of México in Colombia" comes to the Cultural Center Gabriel Garcia Marquez in Bogotá on thursday. The tw...

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U.S. flower growers fight to survive amid flood of imports

U.S. flower growers fight to survive amid flood of imports

As she took a break on Monday from picking dahlias, zinnias and amaranths on her Jello Mold Farm in Mount Vernon, Wash., Diane Szukovathy wo...

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Colombia Energy Resources to Attend the 2.012 Gateway Conference

Colombia Energy Resources to Attend the 2.012 Gateway Conference

Colombia Energy Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: CERX), a metallurgical coal exploration and production company operating in the Republic of Colombi...

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Hopes surround peace talks in Colombia

Hopes surround peace talks in Colombia

The prospect of peace talks in Colombia to end a half century old guerrilla war is stirring optimism among many ordinary Colombians and sch...

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Victims of armed conflict are compensated

Victims of armed conflict are compensated

Maximiliano Sabogal was murdered by revolutionary armed forces of Colombia (Farc) guerrillas in front of his wife and 7 year old daughter. ...

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Exploratory conversations with the Farc

Exploratory conversations with the Farc

President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia said on monday that his government had held “exploratory conversations” with the country’s largest...

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Colombia replaces finance minister in surprise move

Colombia replaces finance minister in surprise move

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos moved Energy Minister Mauricio Cardenas to head the finance ministry on thursday in a surprise move ...

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Colombia Government Buys $500 Million, Bypasses Central Bank

Colombia Government Buys $500 Million, Bypasses Central Bank

Colombia’s Finance Ministry is continuing a program of currency intervention parallel to the central bank’s to weaken the peso and help the...

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Colombia cuts interest rate for second straight month

Colombia cuts interest rate for second straight month

Decision was unanimous, made by consensus Central Bank to buy $700 mln to ease peso gains Peso is one of world's strongest gaining cu...

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Colombia Cuts Rate To 4.75% And Steps Up Dollar Purchases

Colombia Cuts Rate To 4.75% And Steps Up Dollar Purchases

Colombia reduced borrowing costs for a second straight month after inflation slowed to the target rate, while also announcing that the cent...

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Baranquilla selected American Capital of Culture 2.013

Baranquilla selected American Capital of Culture 2.013

The northern Colombian city of Barranquilla was named the American Capital of Culture 2.013. The distinction coincides with the 200th anniv...

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Fundauniban celebrates 25 years of social engagement in Urabá

Fundauniban celebrates 25 years of social engagement in Urabá

Fundauniban, Turbana's social foundation, celebrates 25 years of social engagement in the Urabá community.  Since its inception in 1.9...

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Colombia Stocks Fall on Nutresa, Ecopetrol; Peso Gains

Colombia Stocks Fall on Nutresa, Ecopetrol; Peso Gains

Colombia stocks fell tuesday as investors sold shares of top food producer Nutresa (NUTRESA.BO) and state oil company Ecopetrol (ECOPETROL.B...

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Cemex shares jump on plan to list unit in Colombia

Cemex shares jump on plan to list unit in Colombia

Cemex plans to sell minority stake in Cemex Latam Unit to be listed in Colombia includes assets in Central and South America Proceeds to ...

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Colombia govt has bought $500 mln in forex market finmin

Colombia govt has bought $500 mln in forex market finmin

Colombia's government has bought $500 million on the foreign exchange market since last week as part of an ongoing effort to weaken the...

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A lot of hotels under construction in Colombia

A lot of hotels under construction in Colombia

Colombia's Hotel Federation said sunday that 4,000 hotels are under construction in many areas of the country. At a meeting in Ma...

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Colombia buys 11 radar systems for coastal security

Colombia buys 11 radar systems for coastal security

Colombia has purchased 11 radar systems that will be used to improve coastal defense and prevent the smuggling of arms, drugs and other con...

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Foreigners Are Finally Realizing That Colombia Is A Great Place To Visit

Foreigners Are Finally Realizing That Colombia Is A Great Place To Visit

Colombia is fast becoming one of Latin America's most diverse and welcoming destinations . I have visited Colombia half a dozen times ...

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Colombia’s Imports Rose 11.2% In June From Year Earlier

Colombia’s Imports Rose 11.2% In June From Year Earlier

Colombia’s imports rose 11.2 percent to $5.065 billion in june compared with the same month last year, the government statistics agency sai...

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Colombia's Ecopetrol makes oil find in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Colombia's Ecopetrol makes oil find in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Colombia's Ecopetrol and two U.S. joint venture partners have discovered oil and gas at a deep-water well in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, t...

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Huge welcome in Colombia for Olympic medalists

Huge welcome in Colombia for Olympic medalists

Colombia gave a huge welcome to its eight athletes who won medals at the recently concluded London Olympic Games. The main streets of this...

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Colombia's Ecopetrol to export 12 mn barrels to India

Colombia's Ecopetrol to export 12 mn barrels to India

Colombian oil firm Ecopetrol will supply 12 million barrels of crude to a private Indian refining company under a year-long contract wor...

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Chile Pharmaceutical Company CFR Makes $562M Buy in Colombia

Chile Pharmaceutical Company CFR Makes $562M Buy in Colombia

Chilean generic-drug manufacturer CFR Pharmaceuticals SA (CFR.SN) has acquired Laboratorio Franco Colombiano Lafrancol SAS for $562 million...

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Colombia's President is demonstrating his political nous

Colombia's President is demonstrating his political nous

Two years into office, Juan Manuel Santos's drive to be modern and decent is rebalancing his hardline predecessor's policies. ...

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