Colombia out, Perú in, as coca king.

Colombia out, Perú in, as coca king.

What's that mean? The Un announced this week that Peru has edged out Colombia as top producer of coca, the plant used to create c...

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Colombia returning to calm with incipient agreements

Colombia returning to calm with incipient agreements

After 21 days of tension, Colombia is gradually returning to calm after the signing of various agreements with the unions protesting for ...

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Growers have grounds for regret as Starbucks heads to Colombian market

Growers have grounds for regret as Starbucks heads to Colombian market

With Starbucks preparing to enter the Colombian market and compete against entrenched retailers, including the country’s signature Juan V...

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Colombia joins Argentina on top of Conmebol

Colombia joins Argentina on top of Conmebol

Colombia moved to within touching distance of its first World Cup appearance since 1.998 after a 1-0 home victory against Ecuador on frid...

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Duarte to lead Team Colombia next year

Duarte to lead Team Colombia next year

Fabio Duarte has extended his current contract with Team Colombia through 2.014 in a deal struck late last week that will see the 27 year...

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Farmers reach agreement with Colombia to end protest

Farmers reach agreement with Colombia to end protest

Colombia's farm leaders agreed on saturday to end a three-week protest that had turned violent, caused food shortages and put pressur...

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Colombia previously the largest producer of Gold adopts new wave of modern exploration

Colombia previously the largest producer of Gold adopts new wave of modern exploration

Colombia provides a unique opportunity for gold exploration.  Formerly the largest gold producer in South America, the country has pr...

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After the strike, what is next for Colombia

After the strike, what is next for Colombia

Important gains in the advancement of more open and free societies have often been achieved through successful social movements. The ”Eng...

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Colombian government calls for calm as farm protests reach Bogotá

Colombian government calls for calm as farm protests reach Bogotá

Thousands of Colombian farmers and state workers marched through Bogotá this days, banging pots and pans as they converged on the capital...

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Transitional justice and Colombia’s peace talks

Transitional justice and Colombia’s peace talks

To secure a lasting peace, talks between Colombia’s government and Farc rebels need to include a clear, credible and coherent plan for re...

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Is this the beginning of a fast food renaissance?

Is this the beginning of a fast food renaissance?

Is this the beginning of a fast food renaissance? After being in a trading range for three years, Wendy's (NASDAQ: WEN  ) finally...

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Colombia hosts next Unwto

Colombia hosts next Unwto

Colombia has been elected to host the next United Nations World Tourism Organization assembly. Colombia obtained 60 votes while Cambo...

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Colombia ready to talk with the Eln

Colombia ready to talk with the Eln

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos indicated talks would begin as soon as possible Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos says hi...

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Colombia's Cardenas supports extended cenbank Fx intervention

Colombia's Cardenas supports extended cenbank Fx intervention

Colombia's Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas said on tuesday that under current economic conditions he would like to see the central...

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Un carbon trading office to open in Colombia

Un carbon trading office to open in Colombia

The Un has moved to extend the reach of its Clean Development Mechanism (Cdm) carbon trading scheme in Latin America by opening a collabo...

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Coal India Ltd. scouts for mines in Australia, Indonesia and Colombia

Coal India Ltd. scouts for mines in Australia, Indonesia and Colombia

In a relentless search for coal to bolster domestic supplies, Coal India Ltd is investigating sites in Australia.  State owned CIL is...

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To protect Amazon, Colombia enlarges nature reserve

To protect Amazon, Colombia enlarges nature reserve

Environment Minister Juan Gabriel Uribe said deforestation of the Colombian Amazon is a worrisome problem, mainly because of land being c...

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Mobile center helps Colombian homeless

Mobile center helps Colombian homeless

A mobile service center for Bogotá's homeless is providing free showers, clean clothes and food to some of the estimated 9,000 people...

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