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Refugees_Colombia
By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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UN chief offers Colombia help with Venezuela migration crisis

Colombia's president has warned of an unfolding "humanitarian crisis" on the border with Venezuela. Nearly half a million Venezuelans have fled to Colombia to escape economic deprivation and a crackdown on dissent. BOGOTA More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Curaçao promoted through Caravana 2017

With stops in Medellin, Cali and Bogotá WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), together with a group of tourism partners, made a recent visit to Colombia, where they met with some 80 travel agents and over More...

Avianca
By Edition On Monday, October 9th, 2017
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Avianca won the ‘fight’: pilot strike is illegal

BOGOTA - The Superior Court in Colombia ruled last week Friday that the pilot strike is illegal. The Court considered that the airline provides an essential service and therefore its pilots cannot go on strike. The More...

Avianca
By Edition On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Curaçao is suffering from Avianca strike

WILLEMSTAD - The Bogota - Curaçao route is starting to suffer from the strikes organized by the 700 pilots of Avianca Colombia. Last weekend several flights between Colombia and Curaçao were canceled. Some passengers More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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Colombia’s Avianca weathers strike by more than half its pilots

BOGOTA - As a strike by more than half its 1,300 pilots moved into the second week, Colombian flag carrier Avianca has activated what the airline calls an operational mitigation plan. “We have … adjusted More...

Chamber of Commerce
By Edition On Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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Chamber of Commerce and Holland House with trade mission to Colombia in September 2017

WILLEMSTAD - The Chamber of Commerce & Industry Curacao has recently organized a highly successful business conference on international business - focusing on Export. During this conference, Mr. Jan Willem van More...

luisaortega
By Edition On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Colombia offers asylum to ousted Venezuela prosecutor

BOGOTA - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Monday offered asylum to Venezuela’s ousted chief prosecutor, who fled to the country last week. Luisa Ortega arrived in Colombia on Friday with her husband More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 27th, 2017
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Colombia’s Avianca becomes latest airline to suspend service to Venezuela

BOGOTA - One of Latin America’s largest airlines, Avianca, is suspending all flights to and from Venezuela, further isolating the troubled South American nation. In a press release Wednesday, Bogotá-based More...

Air_Canada
By Edition On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Air Canada Vacations adds Cartagena to winter lineup

TORONTO - Air Canada Vacations has added Cartagena, Colombia to its winter lineup, with 11 hotels and new, nonstop Toronto-Cartagena flights on Air Canada Rouge. Departures start Dec. 18, 2017 and run every Monday More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Curaçao and Russia suspend Colombian beef shipments due to foot and mouth

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao and Russia, two of Colombia's biggest beef buyers, have suspended shipments from the Andean nation after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease, Colombian officials said on Tuesday. A ship carrying More...