Colombian Economy Expands More Than 5% in First Quarter

Colombia’s GDP expanded 5.1 percent during the first quarter compared to the period from January to March in the previous year. Similarly, foreign direct investment grew by 132.5 percent over the same period in 2010

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Colombia’s Credit Rating Again Raised to Investment-Grade

Moody’s Investor Service and Fitch Ratings, two of the world’s top credit-ratings agencies, recognized Colombia’s positive economic performance, improving the country’s rating to the investment grade of BBB-minus. The new rating follows Standard & Poor’s similar upgrade of Colombia’s debt in March.

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Bogota Declared One of 15 “Best New Cities for Business”

Fortune magazine named Bogota as one of the 15 best cities for business in its annual Global 500 feature, highlighting several multinational companies that recently established outposts in the Colombian capital.

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Travelers’ Choice 2011 ranks Bogota and Cartagena among top 25 recommended destinations

Millions of tourists worldwide casted their vote choosing Cartagena among the top 25 recommended destinations in Central and South America. Cartagena ranked 11 and Bogota 21 inviting travelers to visit the Caribbean Coast and Colombian capital both filled with history and culture.

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Santa Marta beaches: Top 10 Beach Destinations for Summer 2011, according to Smarter Travel

Colombia’s beautiful and serene beaches have caught the attention of readers and travelers who have ranked Santa Marta, in the Caribbean Coast, as one of the top 10 beach destinations for Summer 2011, according to, for its sandy beaches and calm waters as well as numerous in-land activities on the ridges of the Sierra Nevada.

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Colombia´s Coffe area declared UNESCO World Heritage Landscape

There is a place in the world where you can wake up in the middle of coffee plantations. 24 hours to feel the aroma of the best coffee in the world, a region that blends the green of the mountains and the white of the snow: Colombia´s *Coffe area.

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Colombia and the United States Sign Open Skies Agreement

The signing of the Open Skies Agreement embodies an even closer partnership between both countries benefiting passenger and cargo service based on consumer demand and market conditions

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27 exportadores estarán en Intermoda 2011, la feria del sector más importante de México

Ropa formal, casual, infantil y de bebé, interior femenina y masculina, para novias y ceremonias infantiles, jeanswear, bisutería, joyería, calzado, marroquinería e insumos para la confección forman parte de la oferta colombiana en la Exposición Internacional de la Moda en México, Intermoda 2011.

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Agenda de eventos Proexport Colombia del 18 al 24 de julio de 2011

Durante la semana del 18 al 24 de julio de 2011, Proexport Colombia participará en los siguientes eventos nacionales e internacionales.