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Colombia Economy

Colombia Milk Producers Feel the Pinch of Free Trade

Elyssa Pachico | Posted 09.07.2013 | World
Elyssa Pachico

It was a hot day to be giving away free milk in the middle of Colombia's second-largest city, Medellin. But the milk producers -- who'd parked their trucks in front of local government buildings, for greater visibility -- said it was a matter of giving the milk away, or tossing it out.

Colombia To Ramp Up Sanctions Against Environmental Abusers

Reuters | Posted 04.16.2012 | Green

* Government wants to up fines for damaging environment * Colombia to clamp down on abuses by communities * Investors la...

Colombia's New Economic Reality

Luis Guillermo Plata Paez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Luis Guillermo Plata Paez

As experts predict emerging markets will grow up to three times faster than developed countries this year and will drive global economic recovery, Colombia is well positioned for growth.