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Uber Back In The Streets Of Colombia

Uber restarted operations in Colombia on Thursday (February 20) after shutting down its app...

Warren Buffett’s Son Is Spending $200 Million to Help Colombia Kick Its Cocaine Curse

(AP) — With Colombian military snipers in position, Howard Buffett descends from a helicopter...

Bogota, A Magnet For Foreign Investment

During 2019, Invest in Bogota, Colombia’s capital investment promotion agency, supported 48 greenfield Foreign Direct...

Protests to intensify this year, Colombia union leader says

(Reuters) – Protests against the social and economic policies of Colombian President Ivan Duque...

Uber to leave Colombia after regulatory crackdown

In the midst of a difficult legal battle and after six years in the...

Colombia’s loathed tax reform passed Congress

A widely rejected tax reform that was approved by Colombia’s Congress in December may...

China makes big impact in Colombia: The year of Chinese transport infrastructure

2019 was the year in which Chinese companies finally made their way into Colombia,...

First female mayor of Bogota marries girlfriend

The first female mayor to be elected in Colombia’s capital city of Bogota has...

Brazil Poll Shows Growing Rejection of Bolsonaro

The far-right government’s positive rating had already declined in Ibope’s four previous polls this...

FARC Peace Deal a Smokescreen for Corruption

On Friday, 7th October 2016, we learned that after thirty-four years, a Colombian had...

Colombia orders Uber to cease operation after unfair competition lawsuit

Colombia on Friday ordered Uber to cease its ride-hailing operations in the Andean country,...

It’s snow joke: Colombia threatens to sue Walmart over sweater

The Colombian government agency, Agencia Jurídica de Defensa (Legal Defence Agency) has threatened to...

Tens of thousands march in third strike

Tens of thousands of protesters across Colombia took part in anti-government demonstrations Wednesday during...

Why Latin America Should Go All In On The Sharing Economy

(Bogota, Colombia) While we tend to think of the so-called sharing economy as a...

Pots and pans ‘cacerolazo’ protests echo across Latin America

Medellin, Colombia – When 6 pm struck in Colombia, the sound of banging pots...

Colombia Protests Press 0n

Widespread anti-government protests in Colombia continued for the fifth day on Monday, while the...

President Duque opens national dialogue after protests

President Iván Duque opened a national dialogue Sunday that he said will include citizens...

3 Dead, 122 Injured In Protests Against Colombian President Ivan Duque

Colombia’s Defense Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo on Friday confirmed that three people died and...

Colombia is number one in Latin America

When the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ran the rule over Latin America last month,...

Uber pulls $40 million Colombia investment

(Reuters) – Ride-hailing mobile application Uber said on Thursday it will not be basing...

JetSMART Adds Colombia

Chilean low-cost carrier JetSMART this week announced new service launch to Colombia, enterting the...

Colombia Gets Simpsonized!

Continuing with the #TravesíaSimpson through Colombia??, the unruly yellow family visited Colombia recently, here...

100 Years Of Avianca

Colombia will be preparing for festivities as Avianca will celebrate its 100th birthday on...

Colombia Is Becoming A Major Medical Marijuana Producer

While other countries are now passing laws to permit the production, import and export...

Colombia the Silicon Valley of Latin America?

Colombian President Ivan Duque was present in Cartagena on Thursday, September 5,  to give...

“It’s Time For The Colombian Government to Dollarize”: Steve Hanke, Inflation Expert

“The Colombian peso is in trouble again. It’s time for the government to officially...

Colombia’s peace process under stress

Three years after negotiating a landmark peace agreement with the Colombian government, a top...

Latest Drug Trafficking Trend in Colombia: Cocaine Implants

A Colombian woman demonstrated one of the increasingly creative methods being used by drug...

Trial against the ‘biggest pimp in Cartagena’ to begin

This Tuesday, begins the trial against Liliana del Carmen Campos Puello, ‘La Madame’, investigated...

Colombia Declares Banana Emergency

Colombia, one of the world’s largest banana exporters, declared a national emergency by detecting...

Colombia’s Peso Falls to All-Time Low Against US Dollar

Colombia’s currency devalued Monday to an all-time low against the United States dollar which...

Colombia’s fashion industry faces challenge

In Medellín’s local fashion ecosystem, there’s no competing with fast fashion. Instead, Colombian brands...

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