When Colombia’s congressional economic committee approved the 2015 budget on Wednesday, Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas probably sighed relief after an intense and complicated campaign to see the proposal pass. The $108 Full Article »
The president of Colombia’s state-owned Ecopetrol has announced the oil firm will process licenses for the use of fracking technology, saying that the company has a great interest in using the Full Article »
The Colombian peso continued its decline on Monday, hitting the 2,000 peso-to-dollar mark for the first time since March 20, depreciating 3.6% over the past month.
With the number of foreign visitors heading to Colombia growing every year, the country’s trade ministry is cracking down on informal businesses offering tourism-related services.
US Vice-President Joe Biden raised concerns over Colombia’s commitment to its free trade agreement with the US in a letter sent to President Juan Manuel Santos last week, according to Full Article »
Colombia’s economy grew 4.28% in the second quarter, buoyed by strong performance in the construction sector, according to Colombian statistics agency DANE.