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Economy

Israeli construction company to build $550M highway expansion project in Colombia’s capital
Jul 30, 2014 Ξ Comments

Israeli construction company to build $550M highway expansion project in Colombia’s capital

posted by Christoffer Frendesen

Israel’s leading infrastructure and real estate group has won the bidding to build and operate the improvement and extension of the highway that encircles Colombia’s capital city, Bogota.

News

Colombian congressmen show solidarity with Gaza
Jul 21, 2014 Ξ Comments

Colombian congressmen show solidarity with Gaza

posted by Nicolas Bedoya

New members of Colombia’s Congress stood in solidarity with Palestinians Sunday, using their inauguration as an opportunity to draw attention to the plight of Palestinian citizens caught in the midst of  Full Article »

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Palestine asks Colombia to show solidarity, call for peace
Jul 10, 2014 Ξ Comments

Palestine asks Colombia to show solidarity, call for peace

posted by Gabrielle Mentjox

Palestine’s ambassador to Colombia appealed to the Santos administration to express international solidarity for Palestine by making a call for peace, reported Colombia’s Caracol Radio on Wednesday.  

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Colombia, Israel exchange knowledge on cyber-security in Bogota seminar
Jun 18, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia, Israel exchange knowledge on cyber-security in Bogota seminar

posted by Tim Hinchliffe

The Colombian capital of Bogota is playing host to a two-day seminar between national and Israeli representatives assessing the threat of cyber-attack and exploring opportunities for cooperation between the two countries. 

Economy

Colombia and Israel formalize free trade agreement
Sep 30, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia and Israel formalize free trade agreement

posted by Taran Volckhausen

Colombia on Monday formalized a bilateral free trade agreement with Israel, ratifying an accord signed this past June.

Economy

Colombia and Israel boost trade ties
Aug 19, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia and Israel boost trade ties

posted by Oliver Griffin

In an effort to shrug off the sluggish European economy, Israel has turned its attention to Colombia and other Latin American states, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported on Monday.

News

Colombia’s new ambassador to Israel expresses support for peace talks with Palestine
Aug 8, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s new ambassador to Israel expresses support for peace talks with Palestine

posted by Oliver Griffin

Colombia’s new ambassador in Tel Aviv, Fernando Alzate Donoso, on Thursday said to support renewed peace talks with the Palestinian people.

Culture

Colombia’s Bomba Estereo to play Israel despite calls for boycott
Jul 31, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s Bomba Estereo to play Israel despite calls for boycott

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Colombian band Bomba Estero on Tuesday insisted on playing in Israel in spite of calls to join a boycott of the Middle Eastern country.

Culture

Colombia’s Bomba Estereo asked to join Israel boycott, cancel show
Jul 26, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia’s Bomba Estereo asked to join Israel boycott, cancel show

posted by Oliver Griffin

Popular Colombian band Bomba Estereo has been asked to cancel their free concert in Jaffa as part of a boycott of Israel.

News

Santos invites Israeli businesses to invest in Colombia
Jun 12, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Santos invites Israeli businesses to invest in Colombia

posted by Hannah Mead

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Wednesday invited Israeli businesses to invest in the South American country during a trade seminar in Tel Aviv.

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