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News Colombia Finance: Colombia's coronavirus app troubles show rocky path without tech from Apple, Google

Published on: Wednesday 06 May 2020
Colombia's coronavirus app troubles show rocky path without tech from Apple, Google
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/colombias-coronavirus-app-troubles-show-010152370.html

Colombia has removed the contact-tracing feature in its official app for informing residents about the novel coronavirus after experiencing glitches, but aims to rebuild using potentially more reliable technology from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, a government official told Reuters. The previously

News Colombia Finance: Caldas Gold Corp., Building Colombia's Next Major Gold Mine, CEO Clip Video

Published on: Tuesday 14 April 2020
Caldas Gold Corp., Building Colombia's Next Major Gold Mine, CEO Clip Video
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/caldas-gold-corp-building-colombias-214500467.html

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 13, 2020) - Caldas Gold Corp. (TSXV: CGC) CEO of Caldas Gold, Serafino Iacono, talks about the expansion and modernization of the underground mining operations at its Marmato Project. If you cannot view the video above, please visit:https://www.b-tv.com

News Colombia Finance: Battered Bond Star Pulls $1.6 Billion From Colombia

Published on: Wednesday 30 October 2019
Battered Bond Star Pulls $1.6 Billion From Colombia
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/battered-bond-star-pulls-1-100000908.html

(Bloomberg) -- Franklin Templeton, the largest foreign owner of Colombian government peso bonds, slashed its holdings of the securities by half this year as its star fund manager retreated from emerging markets.Franklin’s funds, including several managed by Michael Hasenstab, began ditching Colombian

News Colombia Finance: Colombia's Grupo Aval to buy Multibank Financial Group

Published on: Thursday 31 October 2019
Colombia's Grupo Aval to buy Multibank Financial Group
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/colombias-grupo-aval-buy-multibank-222730213.html

Grupo Aval, Colombia's largest financial conglomerate, said on Thursday it had agreed to buy Panama's Multibank Financial Group (MFG), giving it a higher profile in Central America. The transaction - which Aval will conduct through its subsidiary Banco de Bogota - will close in the second quarter

News Colombia Finance: Colombia, Notorious for Illicit Cocaine Trade, Embraces Cannabis

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Colombia, Notorious for Illicit Cocaine Trade, Embraces Cannabis
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/cocaine-country-embracing-cannabis-exports-100000381.html

(Bloomberg) -- Cannabis companies are rushing to set up operations in Colombia, looking to gain a foothold in one of Latin America’s most notorious drug centers as governments across the world embrace the burgeoning legal marijuana industry.Growers, many with financial backing of firms from Canada and

News Colombia Finance: Colombia is slowly moving toward Bitcoin-friendly regulations

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Colombia is slowly moving toward Bitcoin-friendly regulations
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/colombia-slowly-moving-toward-bitcoin-223024164.html

"In Colombia, the financial apparatus has been overprotected due to [perceived] risks associated to financing terrorism and money laundering, financing illegal groups and drug trafficking," Toro said.

News Colombia Finance: What are the cryptocurrency habits in Colombia?

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
What are the cryptocurrency habits in Colombia?
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/cryptocurrency-habits-colombia-160009932.html

Cryptocurrency in Colombia is positively thriving. The overwhelming majority of the population is familiar with Bitcoin and other crypto-assets. The country now boasts a highly tech-savvy generation who are constantly on the lookout for new growth opportunities. According to a survey by Bitcoin trading

News Colombia Finance: Colombia’s House of Representatives Approves Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Studies

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
Colombia’s House of Representatives Approves Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Studies
News source: https://www.financecolombia.com/colombias-house-of-representatives-approves-hydraulic-fracturing-fracking-studies/

Finance Colombia could not successfully verify the existence of a “Massachusetts Association of Physicians” though there is a Massachusetts Medical Society and a Massachusetts Association of Physician ...

News Colombia Finance: 'I get screamed at in the streets': Colombia's patience with Venezuelan migrants wears thin

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
'I get screamed at in the streets': Colombia's patience with Venezuelan migrants wears thin
News source: https://www.pri.org/stories/2019-05-10/i-get-screamed-streets-colombias-patience-venezuelan-migrants-wears-thin

Colombia has taken in 1.2 million Venezuelan migrants and refugees since 2015 with a flexible stance toward migration, but some Venezuelans say that Colombians target them with xenophobic slurs and insults on the streets.

News Colombia Finance: Outcrop Gold to Acquire High-Grade Santa Ana Silver Project in Colombia

Published on: Monday 13 May 2019
Outcrop Gold to Acquire High-Grade Santa Ana Silver Project in Colombia
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/outcrop-gold-acquire-high-grade-103000614.html

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 14, 2019) - Outcrop Gold Corp. (TSXV: OCG) ("Outcrop" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement (the "Agreement") with Cedar Capital Corporation ("Cedar") to acquire the Santa

News Colombia Finance: Building a 'culture of saving' in rural Colombia

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
Building a 'culture of saving' in rural Colombia
News source: https://www.devex.com/news/building-a-culture-of-saving-in-rural-colombia-94869

DURANIA, Colombia — Vicky Abreo runs a small convenience store ... With no way to learn about formal financial services and planning, this distance made it difficult for her to save money and grow her ...

News Colombia Finance: Colombia Unicorn Startup Worth $3.5 Billion After SoftBank Bet

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
Colombia Unicorn Startup Worth $3.5 Billion After SoftBank Bet
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/colombia-unicorn-startup-worth-3-191704529.html

The Colombia-based company is worth around $3.5 billion after the Japanese company’s Innovation Fund and Vision Fund agreed last month to each invest $500 million, said the people familiar, who asked not to be identified speaking about a private deal. Rappi, which operates in seven countries, where

News Colombia Finance: PharmaCielo Announces its Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018

Published on: Thursday 18 April 2019
PharmaCielo Announces its Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/pharmacielo-announces-financial-results-fourth-115000621.html

PharmaCielo expects to begin commercial sales in 2019. Oil processing facility is on track for commercial operation and GMP certification during Q3-2019, enabling large-scale production and sale of refined cannabis oil. Currently, 10 hectares are under active cultivation, expanding to 20 hectares (

News Colombia Finance: Colombia: Financial Conglomerates Law comes into force

Published on: Tuesday 23 April 2019
News source: http://www.iflr.com/Article/3870317/Colombia-Financial-Conglomerates-Law-comes-into-force.html

Law 1870 of 2017, the Colombian Financial Conglomerates Law entered into force on February 6 2019. The Colombian Superintendence of Finance (SFC) has begun the process of supervising 13 financial ...