How the Venezuela border crisis affects Colombia’s people and president

How the Venezuela border crisis affects Colombia’s people and president

Tensions with Venezuela have profound implications on the trajectory of Colombia – a country with an unpopular president, a stalling economy, and a protracted armed conflict.

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Posted by Walt Donner on Aug 28, 2015

How the Venezuela border crisis affects Colombia’s people and president

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How the Venezuela border crisis affects Colombia’s people and president

Tensions with Venezuela have profound implications on the trajectory of Colombia – a country with an unpopular president, a stalling economy, and a protracted armed conflict.

Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jul 29, 2015

Lollapalooza festival to have Colombia edition

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Lollapalooza festival to have Colombia edition

The organization of Lollapalooza announced that Colombia will have its own version of the music festival that has already been exported to Argentina, Germany, Chile and Brazil.

Posted by Grace Brown on Aug 26, 2015

Sylvester Stallone: The next star to touch down in Colombia

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Sylvester Stallone: The next star to touch down in Colombia

Sylvester Stallone, is reported to be arriving in Colombia in the first weeks of November to film scenes for the fourth part of the American action series “The Expendables.”

Posted by Ernesto Garcia Montesano on Aug 25, 2015

Colombiamoda 2015 as seen by a Spanish entrepreneur

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Colombiamoda 2015 as seen by a Spanish entrepreneur

Fashion is a very important industry for Colombia as it accounts for over 5% of the country’s exports. Every year Medellin, the (unofficial) fashion capital of Latin America, hosts a very important  Full Article »

Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Aug 26, 2015

Majority of urban Colombia to vote in favor of FARC peace deal: Gallup

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Majority of urban Colombia to vote in favor of FARC peace deal: Gallup

Almost 69% of Colombia’s urban dwellers will vote in favor of a peace deal with FARC rebels if one is reached, according to pollster Gallup.

Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Aug 26, 2015

Colombia’s No.2 pipeline back online after 67-day closure: Energy Minister

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Colombia’s No.2 pipeline back online after 67-day closure: Energy Minister

Colombia’s Caño Limon-Coveñas oil pipeline, the country’s second-biggest by volume, is functioning again after being offline for 67 days because of rebel attacks, Mines and Energy Minister Tomas Gonzalez said  Full Article »

Posted by Walt Donner on Aug 24, 2015

Juventus offers Juan Cuadrado a fresh start after Chelsea stint

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Juventus offers Juan Cuadrado a fresh start after Chelsea stint

Colombia’s Juan Cuadrado will be shipped from one championship team to another. After languishing on Chelsea’s bench, the 27-year-old Costeño will look to compete for a starting spot at Juventus, last  Full Article »

Posted by Grace Brown on Aug 25, 2015

How Colombia became a hotspot for international movie productions

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How Colombia became a hotspot for international movie productions

Colombia has increasingly been attracting big productions to what is becoming a popular setting for the production of major national and international movies. All because of one 2012 law.