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News Colombia » Health: Venezuelan refugee crisis adds to Colombia's growing challenges

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/venezuelan-refugee-crisis-adds-to-colombias-growing-challenges/ar-BBJtjzx
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Colombia was once the rising economic star of Latin America ... exploration and extraction projects because of environmental or health concerns. As of December, there were 45 such petitions, according to a government agency. Experts say foreign companies ...

News Colombia » Health: Is Colombia’s oil company Ecopetrol killing citizens for profit?

News channel or source: https://colombiareports.com/colombias-oil-company-ecopetrol-killing-citizens-profit/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Colombia’s inspector general blames oil company Ecopetrol for selling gasoline that is a public health hazard, but fails to address the government’s neglect to impose common fuel quality standards. The state-run Ecopetrol has come under renewed ...

News Colombia » Health: Colombia Health System Strained by Fleeing Venezuelans

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/colombia-health-system-strained-by-fleeing-venezuelans/4254851.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Ongoing critical shortages of medical supplies and services can make life precarious in Venezuela, goading some to seek health care abroad. So many have fled to neighboring Colombia for health and other reasons that its president, Juan Manuel Santos ...

News Colombia » Health: Colombia Elections: Timochenko and His Presidential Vision

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Colombia-Elections-Timochenko-and-His-Presidential-Vision-20180219-0018.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

These require a great national effort, in which the armed forces can contribute. Health, a vital right, is not a business for private capital. The class that governs Colombia has converted health care into a business of private capital. Education should be ...

News Colombia » Health: When it comes to Colombia, America is in a tough spot

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/when-it-comes-to-colombia-america-is-in-a-tough-spot/ar-BBJaqqY
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Robert (Bob) Emmet Lighthizer MORE has documented multiple commercial violations by Colombia over the past year involving sectors ranging from trucking to pharmaceuticals, where the Health Ministry has created ...

News Colombia » Health: In Colombia border town, desperate Venezuelans sell hair to survive

News channel or source: https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/in-colombia-border-town-desperate-venezuelans-sell-hair-to-survive/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

CÚCUTA, Colombia — For the past three weeks ... straining its infrastructure and health system. The rate of crossings has ballooned this year, to several hundred a day, leading Brazil’s military to deploy additional troops to the border.

News Colombia » Health: Bupa links up with Colombia insurer

News channel or source: http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/insurance/bupa-links-up-with-colombia-life-insurer
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Latin American life and P&C insurer Seguros Bolívar is to sell Bupa private health insurance policies in Colombia after striking a ... BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always concentrating on how to make ...

News Colombia » Health: Colombia’s peace process witnesses another death: Temístocles Machado

News channel or source: http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2018/feb/16/colombias-peace-process-witnesses-another-death-te/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Colombia’s Congress signed off on a peace agreement with ... and put together a plan that would focus on more resources for public education, welfare, health care and better agricultural support. His victories made him one of Buenaventura’s most ...

News Colombia » Health: Our humanitarian work in Colombia: Facts and figures for 2017

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/colombia/our-humanitarian-work-colombia-facts-and-figures-2017
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The facts and figures below indicate the impact of our humanitarian work in Colombia in 2017, much of which was carried ... sanitary conditions and health-care provision. 107 minors removed from armed groups took steps towards building a new life.

News Colombia » Health: Greenberg Traurig's Anthony Robinson Presents at Expofitness Colombia 2018

News channel or source: https://www.streetinsider.com/Press+Releases/Greenberg+Traurigs+Anthony+Robinson+Presents+at+Expofitness+Colombia+2018/13860125.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Anthony Robinson, of counsel at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, presented at the Fifth Annual Expofitness International Sports and Wellness Business Expo held February 16-18, in Medelln, Colombia ... goods in the health and wellness sector ...