Investment in Colombia News
The World Economic Forum picked Colombia as the host for their meeting in Latin America in 2016, informed President Juan Manuel Santos.
Supported by the investment boom, Colombian economy grew by 6.4% in the first quarter compared to the same period the previous year. The government is preparing to take a look at this year’s growth of up to 4.7%.
Japanese company Furukawa, with 130 years of experience in the infrastructure and communication networks sector, opened its new fiber optics plant in Palmira, Valle del Cauca, Colombia, becoming the first fiber optics manufacturer in the region, supporting its goals of providing better services to the domestic market and the Andean Region.
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism and the Turkish Embassy signed a promotion and protection agreement to encourage investments in both countries.