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03 Sep, 2014, 09:00 ET Colombian City of Cartagena de Indias On Track to Be Next Business and Leisure Hub in Latin America

 (Proexport Colombia) –Cartagena de Indias, the picturesque colonial city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, is experiencing major growth in...


24 Jul, 2014, 08:30 ET Colombia Launches First-Ever Internet Technology (IT) Campaign, Supported by Rapid Industry Growth

Proexport Colombia today announced the launch of "Colombia Bring IT On," a major campaign initiative aimed at promoting the growth of the country's...


15 May, 2014, 09:00 ET Colombia Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary of U.S.-Colombia Free Trade Agreement

 (Proexport Colombia) – As of the two-year mark of the U.S.-Colombia Free Trade Agreement, 1,689 Colombian companies have exported to the...


05 May, 2014, 09:27 ET Proexport Colombia to Highlight Growing Technology Sector at eMerge Americas

(Pxp) – Two dozen of Colombia's most innovative technology companies will showcase their products at eMerge Americas 2014 in Miami, Proexport...


19 Feb, 2014, 15:42 ET Record Number of U.S. and Canadian Companies Participate in Colombia's 50th Business Matchmaking Forum in Bogota

  (PXP) -- A total of 1,228 international buyers and 2,734 national exporters will meet today in Bogota, Colombia, for the...


14 Jan, 2014, 12:41 ET Colombia to kick off 2014 with 32,000 fashion industry representatives at the 26th annual Colombiatex trade show

 (PXP) -- Colombia will welcome more than 32,000 international fashion professionals to the 26th annual Colombiatex trade show in Medellin,...


23 Dec, 2013, 12:35 ET Colombia hopes to welcome more U.S. and Canadian visitors than ever in 2014

(Pxp) -- Seasonal increases in the number of flights between North America and Colombia will allow more visitors than ever to experience that...


28 Nov, 2013, 15:22 ET A Delegation of 61 Major Canadian Companies will "Discover Colombia"

 During a two day exploratory mission, 61 Canadian firms visited Colombia to meet with new potential suppliers of goods and services across...


23 Sep, 2013, 13:19 ET Pacific Alliance Countries to Host CEO Summit on Business and Investment Growth

 The heads of state of three of the four Pacific Alliance countries – Chile, Colombia and Peru – will meet with business and...


15 Aug, 2013, 08:00 ET Two Years Of Free Trade Between Canada And Colombia

 Today marks an important milestone in trade relations between Canada and Colombia with the celebration of the second anniversary of free trade...


31 Jul, 2013, 20:06 ET Record Number of Canadian Companies Investing in Colombia

Canadian firms are motivated to invest in Colombia, contributing to the highest FDI flow recorded in the country's history, as reported by the...


25 Jun, 2013, 10:27 ET Colombia Showcases Top Tourist Destinations For Summer Travel Season

 Proexport Colombia, the government agency charged with promoting tourism, exports and foreign direct investment in Colombia, is excited to...


15 May, 2013, 09:13 ET Colombia Celebrates One Year Anniversary Of The Free Trade Agreement Between The USA And Colombia

Today marks the one year anniversary of the landmark Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Colombia and the United States. Proexport Colombia, the...


13 May, 2013, 10:18 ET Colombia Poised to Break Tourism Records in 2013

Building on solid tourism numbers in 2012, Proexport Colombia predicts to receive close to 2 million of tourists visiting Colombia in 2013....


15 Apr, 2013, 09:22 ET Magical Realism, The Brand Of Colombia's New International Tourism Campaign

 The president of Proexport, Maria Claudia Lacouture, presented last week the new campaign that will promote Colombia's tourist products around...