Early last month, Bloomberg observed that plunging currencies were “handcuffing bankers from Chile to Colombia.” The problem was described as follows: Central bankers in commodity-dependent Andes economies aren’t even considering interest-rate cuts to revive growth, even as prices for oil, copper and other raw materials collapse. Show More Summary
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Brazil and Argentina's foreign ministers visited Bogota on Friday in an effort to kick-start dialogue between Colombia and Venezuela over a border crisis that has seen more than 16,000 Colombians leave their adopted home.
Classy James Rodriguez and the Colombia national team gave 17-year-old Christopher Alvarez a memory of a lifetime. Rodriguez, further cementing his good-guy status, showed off his dance moves while visiting with Alvarez, who has thanatophoric...Show More Summary
Like Shakira, James Rodriguez is a Colombian whose hips don’t lie. The Real Madrid man is a great dancer, which the world discovered during the 2014 World Cup, when he wowed audiences with slick dance moves while celebrating his goals. Show More Summary
Colombia face Peru in a friendly next Tuesday night, but with the international break in full swing, Jose Pekerman’s squad are training in the USA. On Thursday, the whole Colombia squad was involved as they hosted Thanatophoric dysplasia sufferer Christopher Alvarez. Show More Summary
International surveillance companies are helping Colombia build a hulking spying apparatus that circumvents the country's own privacy laws, according to a watchdog group. Two new reports from Privacy International show that the country...Show More Summary
To get a perspective on the mobile shopping and social media habits of shoppers from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico, Facebook commissioned Ipsos Media CT to study internet active people aged 15 and over. Their findings paint a fascinating portrait of the modern consumer, particularly in terms of path to purchase.
Did anyone watch "Narcos?" I was not impressed. They should have named it "Narcs" -- it's the story of two U.S. drug agents helping Colombia nab Escobar. It's not the story of Esobar, it's the agents' story, and it's got some... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
We sat down with the German producer, live-artist, and possible mad scientist, during a recent trip to Colombia.
BOGOTA (Reuters) - The Organization of American States (OAS) will not hold a meeting to discuss a crisis on the Colombia-Venezuela border, after Colombia failed to garner enough votes in favor of its proposal, the Colombian government said on Monday.
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's peace talks with Marxist rebels have advanced more in recent weeks than they have in previous months, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday, as the country continues efforts to end more than five decades of war.
Cut Video put together this travelogue of exciting international potties. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMwa2tfwl6M Have you ever wondered what public toilets look like in India? Or Thailand? Or Colombia? Don't pretend you haven't. Thankfully, you don't need to wonder anymore. Show More Summary
American Airlines has a very low $236 round trip fare for San Francisco to Bogota, Colombia. Routing via Miami and DFW earns about 8,000 flight miles as redeemable miles. There is no advance purchase requirement. I priced this itinerary for a departure tomorrow. Show More Summary
Twenty years into 'Plan Colombia,' it’s clear the effort fighting drug trafficking has done nothing but harm innocent farmers.
Sophomore Jaden Fein of Simi Valley Royal had a triple and RBI to help the USA 15U national baseball team defeat Colombia, 9-5, in the championship game of the COPABE "AA" Pan Am championships gold medal game in Aguascalientes, Mexi...
Colombia descends into all out war.
By Chris at www.CapitalistExploits.at The past few weeks we've been enjoying the sights and sounds of Colombia with our Seraph group, a country which has gradually been dragging itself out of a nightmarish civil war, constantly overshadowed and closely tied to drug cartel wars which pepper it's history. Show More Summary
James Rodriguez stole the show as Real Madrid recorded their first win of the 2015-16 La Liga season, crushing Real Betis 5-0 at home. The Colombia international first assisted Gareth Bale's opener before producing two stunning goals himself, a fantastic free-kick and an even better overhead kick. Show More Summary
In Bogotá, Colombia, a garbage collector by the name of Jose Gutierrez has been working tirelessly to rescue thrown-away children’s books for use in his homemade community library. If this doesn’t immediately call to mind Bohumil Hrabal’s classic Too Loud a Solitude, then it might be time for a re-read. Also, check out this Millions […]