Union leaders and Colombian government representatives met on Thursday for the second time this week but failed to reach an agreement to end protests against President Ivan Duque's economic and social policies.
Companies including Canada's Parex
Resources and Ecopetrol SA won contracts to
operate oil blocks in Colombia’s auction round on Thursday, as
the Andean nation seeks to reinvigorate its petroleum sector.
Colombian unions and student groups marked a third national strike on Wednesday with marches, chants and dancing, ahead of additional dialogue between protest leaders and the government over President Ivan Duque's social and economic policies.
Colombian unions and student groups are holding a third national strike on Wednesday amid fraught talks between protest leaders and the government over President Ivan Duque's social and economic policies.
The Dominican Republic’s most notorious drug trafficker, who was once rumored to be involved in the shooting that wounded Red Sox legend David Ortiz, has been arrested, authorities said. César Emilio Peralta — known as “César the Abuser” — was nabbed Monday in Cartagena, Colombia on a US warrant charging him with cocaine and heroin...
Talks between the Colombian government and the unions and student organizations that are planning major protests this week ended without advances on Tuesday, as the country prepares for its third national strike since late November.
"What's happening in Latin America?" That's the question I've been getting in recent weeks from those who may not necessarily be familiar with the region but have noticed a spike in headlines this year about Latin America and the turmoil that countries like Ecuador, Chile, Bolivia and most recently Colombia have experienced.
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