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No recession in Colombia, said Finance Ministry

Neither recession nor financial crisis in Colombia, said the Ministry of Finance, Oscar Iv├ín Zuluaga in an economical forum in Cartagena de Indias last week. The Minister, cited by Portafolio, the Colombian magazine on economics, said that the national economic is preserved from the global financial crisis due to a better domestic fiscal scenario, and […]

Colombian exports increased

May 2008 presented an increase in the Colombian exportation of 25.7%, said in its report the National Administrative Department of Statistics of Colombia (DANE). It means that between January and May 2008 the Colombian exportation rose in about USD 15,401.4 million to become 36.3% more than 2007 at the same period. Traditional export rose in […]

Education and food: the most expensive in February 2008

Inflation in Colombiain February 2007 was 1. 17%. February 2008 it rose to 1.51%, according to the National Statistics Department (DANE). The situation comes after the rise in the costs for education and food that became the most expensive items for the Colombian families at the beginning of 2008. The cost of life for January […]