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Creg studies increase gas transport to coastal users

Creg studies increase gas transport to coastal users Creg studies increase gas transport to coastal users

The Energy and Gas Regulatory Commission announced last Wednesday, April 17, in Circular No. 020 of 2024, that it will study the proposal of the Vanti Group from Bogotá based on a study by the Universidad de los Andes, which would integrate the two major natural gas transport systems in Colombia: Promigas (Coast) and TGI […]

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

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 […]

A new attempt to reach an agreement on an increase in the minimum wage will take place this Thursday

A new attempt to reach an agreement on an increase in the minimum wage will take place this Thursday A new attempt to reach an agreement on an increase in the minimum wage will take place this Thursday

The increase proposal requested by the unions would be a change from $1,160,000, the current figure, to $1,368,800, taking into account transportation assistance. Before the first deadline for the agreement passed, Jaime Alberto Cabal, president of the National Federation of Merchants (Fenalco) said that the figure proposed by the unions was not only disproportionate, but […]

Exports from Atlantico and Barranquilla increased by 5.4%

Exports from Atlantico and Barranquilla increased by 5.4% Exports from Atlantico and Barranquilla increased by 5.4%

In April this year, the department of Atlántico’s exports amounted to USD 168 million, representing an increase of 5.4% compared to the same period of the previous year, according to the National Administrative Service of Statistics (Dane). Barranquilla, as the main engine of the economy of the Atlántico department, shows a favorable development in its […]

The Fed raises interest rates, which happens. Powell: “Restrictive Policy”

The Fed raises interest rates, which happens. Powell: “Restrictive Policy” The Fed raises interest rates, which happens.  Powell: “Restrictive Policy”

As announced by Jerome Powell and widely expected by analysts, in December the Federal Reserve slowed down with one last rate hike for 2022 by 50 basis points. At the end of the two days of the Federal Open Market Committee, the Fed Funds thus move to the target range of 4.25%-4.5% compared to the […]

Extraordinary update of pensions in effect from Friday

Extraordinary update of pensions in effect from Friday Extraordinary update of pensions in effect from Friday

The diploma defining and regulating the extraordinary benefit of 10 euros to pensioners up to 1,108 euros (2.5 times the value of the social support index) was published this Thursday and will come into force on Friday. This extraordinary update of EUR 10 per retiree, from which the value of the annual update of pensions, […]

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