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Friday Jul 18 | USA Today

MSC adds new Caribbean ports for Divina

MSC adds new Caribbean ports for Divina MSC's Divina will visit new Caribbean ports next year.

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Friday Jul 18 | Christian Science Monitor

Bogota goes (literally) green with sustainable buses, bikes

Colombia 's cities have the highest rate of rich-poor income inequality of all cities in Latin America .

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia, Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

China, Russia leaders seek South American inroads

China, Latin American and Caribbean leaders pose for a group photo during the China and CELAC Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, July 17, 2014.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Deadline

Global Showbiz Briefs: '1,001 Nights' Sells To U.S.;...

Turkey has increasingly put its footprint on scripted and non-scripted formats that can travel, with both drama The End and competition series Keep Your Light Shining selling to the U.S. in the past year.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Inside Colombia

Starbucks, Nespresso Battling to Fill Colombia's Cups

Colombia is one of the world's top producers and exporters of coffee, but two international brands are nevertheless aiming to gain a foothold in the key Latin American market.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

ATP World Tour

Gasquet, Falla Play Atop Monserrate

Colombian Alejandro Falla gave Richard Gasquet a taste of his hometown on Monday, taking the top-seeded Frenchman at this week's Claro Open Colombia to Monserrate, where they enjoyed spectacular views of Bogota.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia, Travel

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Hellomagazine.com

Charles and Camilla to visit Mexico and Colombia

Following Prince Harry's recent tour to South America, Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall , will also undertake an official trip to the region, visiting Colombia and then Mexico later this year.

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Travel Weekly

MSC unveils Divina schedule for winter 2015-16

MSC Cruises said its 2015-16 schedule in the Caribbean will include a 10-day cruise on MSC Divina with stops in Cartagena, Colombia; Cristobal, Panama; and Puerto Limon, Costa Rica.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Cable compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developments

CamTel , Cameroon's state-owned incumbent telecoms operator, has announced that negotiations are underway to connect neighbouring Central African Republic to its fibre-optic backbone, following fruitful discussions at the November 2013 International Telecommunications Summit, in Bangkok.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Cameroon, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel, South America, Colombia

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Starbucks, Nespresso fight to gain foothold in LatAm market

Colombia is one of the world's top producers and exporters of coffee, but two international brands are nevertheless aiming to gain a foothold in the key Latin American market.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia, Travel, Drink, Coffee

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Puerto Rico Ramps Up Trade with Colombia with New Trade Office

The Puerto Rican government this week will open a trade office in Bogota with the aim of promoting the Caribbean island as an investment destination, a government official announced Sunday.

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Related Topix: Travel, Puerto Rico Travel, Caribbean Travel, South America, World News, Colombia

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Inside Colombia

10 things about Colombia that are slightly weird to a foreigner

Colombia is known for cumbia, beautiful women, drug trafficking , and now soccer.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Jax Fax Travel Marketing

Colombia: Land of Magical Realism

Maria Claudia Lacouture, president of Proexport Colombia, says, "The most unforgettable experience for a tourist may be the seven tones of the waters of San Andres, the inspiring streets of Cartagena de Indias, the green canopy of the Sierra Nevada parks or the dazzling sands of the Caribbean shoreline."

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

InvestorIdeas.com

Colombia Reports Hotel Industry Growth with 6,964 New Hotel

July 1, 2014 As the number of travelers to Colombiacontinues to rise, with 3,747,945 foreign visitors in 2013 according to Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism , the country's hotel industry is experiencing significant growth with the presence of major hotel chains increasing and the investment of up to US$75 million in new ... (more)

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

CBS News

Shakira's biggest hit

Over the past two decades, Shakira's Barefoot Foundation has helped buildsix new schools in Colombia, as well as funding one in Haiti and another in South Africa.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

WireNews+Co

Hugo Swire Reaffirms Relationships With Latin America

Foreign Office Minister Hugo Swire visited Costa Rica, Guatemala & Colombia this week to expand and deepen UK's relationships in the region Hugo Swire visited Costa Rica and Colombia this week, following recent elections in both countries.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Inside Colombia

Portugal's state airline launches new direct route between Bogota, Lisbon

Colombia will have four new services a week flying to Europe, after Portugal's state airline announced they will launch a new direct route from Lisbon to Bogota starting in July, according to the airline.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Fans bring new meaning to 'budget travel' in bid to get to World Cup

Crammed into the backseat of an un-airconditioned minibus that lurched along the potholed dirt road from Guyana to Brazil , Henry Matthews started to wonder if he should have simply paid an extra couple hundred dollars for a direct flight to watch the World Cup .

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Inside Colombia

Trade bloc of Colombia, Mexico, Peru & Chile to start talks with Mercosur

The Pacific Alliance trade bloc announced plans to strengthen ties with Latin America's other major trading group, Mercosur, reported Colombia's El Espectador newspaper on Tuesday.

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Inside Colombia

Iberia airlines to expand weekly flights between Spain, Colombia

Spain's Iberia airline announced that the company will be expanding its weekly flights between Madrid and Colombia's capital, Bogota to take advantage of increasing business and tourist travel national media reported on Monday.

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