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Jun 16, 2014, 12:05 ET Colombia Reports Hotel Industry Growth with 6,964 New Hotel Rooms to Open in 2014

With around US$75 Million Invested per project by Major Hotel Chains, New Property Openings throughout Colombia Highlight Booming Business and Leisure Travel Industry MIAMI and TORONTO, June 16, 2014 ...


May 14, 2014, 09:01 ET Beautiful Colombian Blooms Showcased in Vancouver

Proexport Colombia and the Colombian Association of Flower Exporters (Asocolflores) to organize a Flower Showroom in Vancouver on May 15 - 16, 2014. TORONTO, May 14, 2014 /CNW/ - (PXP) – Proexport...


Mar 27, 2014, 09:01 ET Proexport Colombia to Highlight Top Food Suppliers at SIAL Canada

Colombian Agro-industrial exports to Canada increased by 27 percent in 2013, providing new and exotic options for the Canadian marketplace MONTREAL, March 27, 2014 /CNW/ - (Pxp) -- Proexport Colombia ...


Feb 19, 2014, 15:43 ET Record Number of U.S. and Canadian Companies Participate in Colombia's 50th Business Matchmaking Forum in Bogota

The Colombian Government Trade Bureau - Proexport -- is hosting its largest trade event ever in which 3,962 international and domestic companies are participating. This demonstrates the nation's...


Jan 14, 2014, 12:42 ET Colombia to kick off 2014 with 32,000 fashion industry representatives at the 26th annual Colombiatex trade show

This year's theme focuses on how the fashion industry can "transcend boundaries" in new and creative ways MIAMI, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - (PXP) -- Colombia will welcome more than 32,000 international...


Dec 23, 2013, 12:36 ET Colombia hopes to welcome more U.S. and Canadian visitors than ever in 2014

Unique attractions and events and greater connectivity with key markets will allow more tourists to experience Colombia MIAMI, Dec. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - (Pxp) -- Seasonal increases in the number of...


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

Between November 26th& 27th, 61 Canadian companies from the agribusiness, apparel, manufacturing and animation service sectors visited Colombia to explore new trade opportunities. TORONTO, Nov. 28,...


Oct 22, 2013, 10:14 ET Colombia embraces nature lovers and adventure seekers

With over 55 natural parks areas spread across the country, Colombia is one of the most biodiverse places in the world -- a treasure land filled with unspoiled sites that provide an opportunity for...


Sep 23, 2013, 13:20 ET Pacific Alliance Countries to Host CEO Summit on Business and Investment Growth

Heads of State and representatives from Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru to meet with business and industry leaders to discuss opportunities created through the Pacific Alliance MIAMI (PA), Sept. 23, ...


Aug 15, 2013, 08:01 ET Two Years Of Free Trade Between Canada And Colombia

Trade between the two nations has been growing at a rapid pace, with added value exports from Colombia gaining popularity and setting a new trade standard in the hemisphere TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2013...


Jul 31, 2013, 20:07 ET Record Number of Canadian Companies Investing in Colombia

Canadian Foreign Direct Investment in Colombia Grew by 16.5 Percent between 2011 and 2012 TORONTO, July 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian firms are motivated to invest in Colombia, contributing to the...


Jun 25, 2013, 10:40 ET Colombia Showcases Top Tourist Destinations For Summer Travel Season

Colombian cities offer world travelers adventure, culture, nature, gastronomy and more MIAMI, June 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Proexport Colombia, the government agency charged with promoting tourism, exports...


May 28, 2013, 12:17 ET Colombia Subsector Exports To Canada On The Rise In 2013

Positive outlook on Colombian agroindustrial exports to Canada with a 31 percent increase following the ratification of the Free Trade Agreement between the two countries TORONTO, May 28, 2013 /CNW/...


Apr 15, 2013, 09:23 ET Magical Realism, The Brand Of Colombia's New International Tourism Campaign

BOGOTA, Colombia, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The president of Proexport, Maria Claudia Lacouture, presented last week the new campaign that will promote Colombia's tourist products around the world. The...