Uribe investigated

Uribe faces one less investigation

The Supreme Court of Justice announced on October 29 that it will not formally investigate former president Álvaro Uribe for aggravated conspiracy for granting...
Pope Francis in Colombia

Land of Pope and glory

Pope Francis is set to visit Colombia next month on a four-day tour which will take him to Bogotá, Villavicencio, Medellín and Cartagena. He will fly into the capital on September 6 and return to Rome from the coast on the 11th.
Banking fraud in Colombia

Cloning cards: Daylight robbery

Barbara Buchanan delves into the fine print and finds that consumers have almost no protection against bank fraud Sadly, this story, that could happen to...

Colombia’s 2017 in numbers

Colombia's 2017 in numbers: At the end of what has been a transcendent year for Colombia, we take a look at some of the...

Colombia seizes 13.4 tons of cocaine in country’s largest drug bust...

Colombian police seized 13.4 tons of cocaine yesterday in northwest Antioquia, in what is being called the country's largest drug bust ever. The drugs were...
Disappeared Armed Conflict Colombia

Investigators begin their search for 100,000 missing persons in Colombia

Paying homage to forcibly disappeared victims of Colombia's armed conflict. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Officials within...
E-invoicing

Colombia’s new electronic invoicing system

As of January 2019, all Colombian companies will have to have to use the obligatory e-invoicing system platform to send and receive invoices, with all information going through DIAN, the National Colombian Tax Authority (Dirección de Impuestos y Aduanas Nacionales).

Liga Águila round-up: Millonarios keep playoff hopes alive

After match day 16 of the 2018 Liga Águila Clausura, only three teams have guaranteed their spot in the quarter finals. And with three...
Equal marriage rights Colombia, Gat marriage Colombia

Equal marriage rights

Constitutional Court ruling paves the way for same sex marriage bill On Thursday April 7, Colombia’s Constitutional Court made the historic decision to throw out...

Diving into the Amazon: Gerald Barr floats on, in, and under...

Our intrepid columnist takes research to a whole new level on holiday on the Amazon. And yes, we do mean 'on'.