Tuesday, 29 September 2020

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Where is COVID-19 Spreading?

A new, fast-moving and deadly coronavirus first detected in...

How deadly could COVID-19 be?

It’s too early to know how deadly the disease...

Colombia’s Curfew & Travel Lockdown Extended to May 25

Colombia’s travel ban & national stay-in-place order is extended...

Colombia will extend lockdown by two more weeks, to April 26

Colombia President Iván Duque announced Monday, April 6, that...

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Survival Calculator

New Survival Rate Calculator to help you better understand...

Covid-19 in Colombia: Reports March 25

In its latest report on March 25 at 1:00...

El Dorado readies for closure; even looking for charters to remove foreigners

Bogotá's El Dorado International Airport (BOG) entered the countdown...

Diary of a pandemic: how Covid-19 is radically changing the world

Santiago Cruz, editor of Chronicles for Colombia's newspaper in...

Colombia Prepares For Mandatory Lockdown

Colombia will go into a nationwide quarantine starting Tuesday...

Colombia confirms first coronavirus death

Colombia’s health ministry late on Saturday confirmed Colombia’s first...

Barranquilla woman denounces that she was mistreated at the airport falsely accused of covid-19

María Claudia Gómez, is the young woman from Barranquilla...

TOP NEWS

Former Colombia’s President Uribe placed under house arrest over witness tampering

(QCOLOMBIA) Colombia's highest court last week ordered that former President Alvaro Uribe be placed...

Colombia Investigates Its Armed Forces for Venezuelan Espionage

The Venezuelan dictatorship has caused a geopolitical mess in recent...

Colombia To Permit International Flights From September 1, Reopens Ticket Sales

Colombia’s Transportation Minister, Angela Orozco, announced last week that Colombia’s...

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Colombia’s Curfew & Travel Lockdown Extended to May 25

Colombia’s travel ban & national stay-in-place order is extended at...

Avianca Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in US

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - Avianca, the second-largest airline in Latin America,...

Gender-Based Quarantines in Latin America Hinders Trans Rights

(Reuters) - Alis Nicolette Rodriguez is bracing him(her)self, nervously looking...

Colombia Immigration Adjusts Procedures For Visas & Renewals Due To COVID-19

Colombia’s foreign ministry and immigration, Migración Colombia, recently modified some...

American who laundered money for a Colombian drug cartel seeks reduction of his 660-year sentence

(Borderlandbeat) Rhode Island coin dealer Stephen Saccoccia is serving 660...

El Dorado readies for closure; even looking for charters to remove foreigners

Bogotá's El Dorado International Airport (BOG) entered the countdown to...

Cali bans massive events in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic

Governor Clara Luz Roldán announced that she will sign a...

HostDime breaks ground on data center in Bogota

Datacenter developer HostDime broke ground last week on a built-to-suit...

Let's Keep This Going!

To be updated with all the latest news and information about Colombia and Latin America.

LIGHTER SIDE

Colombia Gets Simpsonized!

Continuing with the #TravesíaSimpson through Colombia??, the unruly yellow family visited Colombia recently, here...

COLOMBIA JOURNAL

Coffee farmers struggle to adapt to Colombia’s changing climate

In Colombia’s coffee-producing region of Risaralda, small trees run along the sharp incline of...

A Portrait of Colombia in 26 Gorgeous Polaroids

(San Francisco) Bay Area...

How Coca Leaf Became Colombia’s New Superfood

No other plant in...

MOST READ - TOP 10

Colombia Prostitute in Middle of Secret Service Scandal in Photos

Dania Suarez is the escort who exposed the Secret Service...

“Bogota Brothel Tours: A Brief Career in Colombia’s Sex Trade”, e-Book Released

At US$2.99 a pop, Colin Post, editor of the Expat...

21 Reasons Colombians Are Happy

1. Megadiversity Colombia is considered the second most biodiverse country in...

‘Neiva is 4th Largest in Buying apparel in Colombia’

The capital city of Neiva in the Department of Huila,...

Shakira Makes a Silly Face

While Shakira's son Milan was not enjoying his very first...

Pablo Escobar’s Former Hit Man “Popeye” Arrested In Medellin

From a "repentant Popeye", he went on to "Popeye imprisoned",...

Colombia to be NATO’s first Latin American global partner

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia will next week formally join the...

Ivan Duque and Gustavo Petro Go To Runoff

With nearly all ballots counted in Sunday's first round, Ivan...

Ivan Duque Wins Colombian Presidential Elections

President-elect Ivan Duque appealed for unity after winning a runoff...

Fajardo’s Party Leaning Towards Supporting Leftist Petro

Now that the right-wing Ivan Duque will face the center-left...

REPORTS

All Bark, No Bite: How US Bungled Case of ‘Major’ Money Launderer

Insightcrime.org - US authorities alleged in 2016 that Nidal Waked and other members of...

‘Dengue kills too’ – Latin America faces two epidemics at once

BOGOTA (Reuters) - As the coronavirus kills thousands and dominates government attention across Latin...

Will warmer weather stop the spread of coronavirus?

As the coronavirus death toll continues to rise, some have suggested that the approaching...

LATIN AMERICA

Six Ways Coronavirus is Impacting Organized Crime in the Americas

(Insightcrime) Criminal groups across Latin America have been forced to dig deep by the...

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Coronavirus exposes Latin American tourism to an economic earthquake

The llamas of Machu Picchu will be able to graze...

Brazil: Far-right culture minister fired after echoing Nazi Goebbels

Brazil's Culture Secretary Roberto Alvim was removed from his post...

US sanctions Cuba defense chief for supporting Venezuela’s Maduro

The United States State Department on Thursday announced that it...

Cocaine Worth $1B Seized in Uruguay’s Capital

4.4 tonnes of cocaine worth US$1 billion dollars were found...

TRAVEL

No, sadly, Japan’s government won’t pay for you to have a holiday

In April this year, only 2,900 tourists visited Japan. In...

EXPAT FOCUS

Viva Air Colombia is a low-cost airline, Based in Rionegro it is a subsidiary of Irelandia Aviation and third largest airline in the country. A...

Retire Abroad: 10 Places So Cheap You Might Be Able To In 2020

International Living has published its list The World’s Best Places...

New Year’s Resolution for U.S. Citizens living in Colombia

Did you know that U.S. citizens living in Colombia can...

It’s not too late for Canadian Expats in Colombia to register to vote!

Since 1993 Canadians living abroad for more than five years...

Q MAGAZINE

Amparo Grisales Will Be Abuela (a grandmother)

Amparo Grisales will be one of the stars in the...

First female mayor of Bogota marries girlfriend

The first female mayor to be elected in Colombia’s capital...

Ivanka Trump in Colombia acting as if everything is normal

Ivanka Trump descended upon Bogota, Colombia, this week to talk...

CONFIDENTIAL

Former Colombia’s President Uribe placed under house arrest over witness tampering

(QCOLOMBIA) Colombia's highest court last week ordered that former President...

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Colombia Immigration Adjusts Procedures For Visas & Renewals Due To COVID-19

Colombia’s foreign ministry and immigration, Migración Colombia, recently modified some procedures for foreign nationals...

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