Tag: Colombia

The increase in the minimum wage is a concern for private security companies

The increase in the minimum wage is a concern for private security companies

Cooperatives and residential layers 1, 2 and 3, private security and surveillance. Cooperatives may deduct up to 10% of the total value of the rate. For residential streets 1, 2 and 3, the rate charged must guarantee the payment of the employee’s work obligations and operating costs. In accordance with Silvia Padillachairman of the Atlantic […]

The new regional leaders’ messages to Petro

The new regional leaders’ messages to Petro

But the ruling party also showed their dissatisfaction, for example about the exclusions that took place of legislators from the Historical Pactwhich in this case is the opposition, in the formation of the boards of directors of the councils of cities such as Bogotá and Medellín, which, they said, violate provisions of the opposition statute. […]

Chile bans animal testing for the cosmetics industry

Chile bans animal testing for the cosmetics industry

“This milestone is important for our organization and for the progress of animal rights in the Netherlands Chili, as it is the third project in favor of animals approved in recent years. Thanks to this initiative, we prevent hundreds of thousands of animals from being used experiments in Chile, practices that are not only cruel […]

These are the 50 most dangerous cities in the world: two of them are in Colombia

These are the 50 most dangerous cities in the world: two of them are in Colombia

1. Tijuana, Mexico, with 138 homicides per 100,000 residents 2. Acapulco, Mexico, with 111 3. Caracas, Venezuela, with 100 4. Ciudad Victoria, Mexico, with 86 5. Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, with 86 6. Irapuato, Mexico, with 81 7. Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela, with 78 8. Natal, Brazil, with 75 9. Fortaleza, Brazil, with 69 10. Ciudad Bolívar, […]

Linda Caicedo, in the ideal team of the year for IFFHS

Linda Caicedo, in the ideal team of the year for IFFHS

In a 3-4-3 formation, Linda Caicedo was included in the 2023 IFFHS Women’s Team of the Year. The 18-year-old Colombian was placed as a midfielder on the left side and shared the midfield with players such as Hinata Miyazawa (Japan), Lena Oberdorf (Germany) and Aitana Bonmatí (Spain). Kevin Castaño plays with Jhon Córdoba in Krasnodar, […]

“I remain hopeful that we can restore the Pan American Games”: Daniel Trujillo

“I remain hopeful that we can restore the Pan American Games”: Daniel Trujillo

They don’t ‘throw in the towel’. No matter how dark the panorama looks today, Daniel Trujillo, Minister of Recreation and Sports of the districtimplies confidence in that Barranquilla remains the headquarters of the Pan American Games 2027despite the inevitable decision of Panam Sports to withdraw the organization from our city due to failure to meet […]

Loss of the Pan American Games: “shameful”, “absurd”, “failure”, “nonsense”

Loss of the Pan American Games: “shameful”, “absurd”, “failure”, “nonsense”

Francisco VelezSports journalist for Espn and RCN Radio “The government has always shown little will for the Games. The world power of life looked upon them with disdainful eyes. “This petty attitude towards the most important Games after the Olympics in this part of the world is sad.” Nicholas SamperJournalist “Colombia: the land of nonsense”. […]

Decision is Inevitable: Panam after the withdrawal of the Pan-American location of B/keel

Decision is Inevitable: Panam after the withdrawal of the Pan-American location of B/keel

The Pan American Sports Organization, Panam Sports, confirmed through a statement issued on the afternoon of this Wednesday, January 3, the decision to move the venue of the 2027 Pan American Games to Barranquilla. Panam’s executive committee made the decision “unanimously” due to “the countless violations of the current contract,” the statement said. Panam Sports […]

Gasoline prices in Colombia will rise again in January

Gasoline prices in Colombia will rise again in January

After deciding not to increase the price of gasoline in December, the central government confirmed that the gradual increase will continue from January 2024, this time by $600 more. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Energy and Mining itself, explaining that from January 1, 2024, a gallon of gasoline nationally would have an […]

Minimum wage 2024: how do I know who receives a transport subsidy?

Minimum wage 2024: how do I know who receives a transport subsidy?

This means that from $1,160,000 in 2023, the minimum salary of Colombians Now it goes to $1,300,000 in 2024, plus the transportation subsidy guaranteed by the national government. According to the announcement of the Minister of Labor at a press conference last Friday, the increase in transport support amounts to 15%; i.e., $ 140,606 in […]

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