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“It’s because of her,” Ocampo blames Corcho for the political crisis

“It’s because of her,” Ocampo blames Corcho for the political crisis

During an interview with the newspaper ‘El Tiempo’, he spoke about the management as head of the economic portfolio, the main proposals of the Petro government and his new successor, Ricardo Bonilla. Since the ministerial shake-up on April 26, the Cali economist says he is ready to rest in the company of his wife, who […]

Lowering the price of gasoline produced by Ecopetrol does not “resonate” with the Treasury Department

Lowering the price of gasoline produced by Ecopetrol does not “resonate” with the Treasury Department

The proposals put forward by the Minister of Mines and Energy, Irene Vélez, regarding the price of petrol “did not sound familiar to the Minister of Finance, Ricardo Bonilla”. The idea of ​​Minister Vélez during her trip to Portugal, that the international price should not be applied to the gasoline produced in the country by […]

Cesar Ferrari took office as the new financial superintendent (e)

Cesar Ferrari took office as the new financial superintendent (e)

Cesar Ferrari took office as Colombia’s new financial superintendent this Friday, in the presence of Finance Minister Ricardo Bonilla. Ferrari, who has dual Colombian-Peruvian citizenship, was an economic adviser to President Gustavo Petro. Arrived to replace Jorge Castaño who left office last Thursday. Initially he was appointed Director of National Planning, but due to his […]

The aim is for inflation to be expressed in a single figure this year: minhacienda

The aim is for inflation to be expressed in a single figure this year: minhacienda

Finance Minister Ricardo Bonilla assured that the inflation data revealed last Friday by DANE, which reached 12.82% per annum, is a sign that it is starting to ease. “In the remainder of the year, we are going to reach the target of inflation reaching single digits,” the official said. “Food fell as predicted, it fell […]

Ministry of Finance announces revision of the formula to calculate the price of gasoline

Ministry of Finance announces revision of the formula to calculate the price of gasoline

Also, he added, the gasoline rate has local and state taxes, which make up more than 40% of the final price. “We will have to see at any moment if we change a tax,” he added. “In the short term, we remain dependent on what is imported for gasoline and what is refined in Colombia. […]

Taxes on individuals must be raised: Ministry of Finance

Taxes on individuals must be raised: Ministry of Finance

The new Finance Minister, Ricardo Bonilla, assured that the taxation of individuals in Colombia should be increased in the medium term and balanced with the corporate tax, which is currently high. However, he stressed that the tax reform implemented by this government is going in the right direction as it increases the tax on individuals, […]

I will maintain the stability of the economy: Ricardo Bonilla, new ministry

I will maintain the stability of the economy: Ricardo Bonilla, new ministry

Bonilla, the president of finder, arrives at the Treasury portfolio to be replaced Jose Antonio Ocampo whose resignation was accepted in the context of the second ministerial crisis of the Petro government. “I have been appointed by President Gustavo Petro as Finance Minister, replacing José Antonio Ocampo. I thank the president and I promise to […]

The departure from Ocampo sends a message of uncertainty: experts

The departure from Ocampo sends a message of uncertainty: experts

José Antonio Ocampo’s departure from the Treasury Department is a signal of uncertainty to the market, experts say. “It is a message of uncertainty for the country that has been characterized by a lot of stability in finance ministers in recent years and that this change is creating more uncertainty at the moment than the […]

Colombia and Brazil defend proposed tax changes

Colombia and Brazil defend proposed tax changes

The Minister of Finance and Public Credit of Colombia, Jose Antonio Ocampo, and the Secretary of Economic Policy of the Ministry of Finance of Brazil, Guilherme Mello, participated this Friday in a roundtable entitled “Voices from the Global South: Taxation and polycrisis” as part of the Fund’s spring meetings. In front of dozens of people, […]

Multilateral banking is the key to public finance: Ministry of Finance

Multilateral banking is the key to public finance: Ministry of Finance

Finance Minister José Antonio Ocampo assured that multilateral banks are key to financing governments, especially in middle-income countries. In the context of the spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, Ocampo participated in the panel: Accelerating development in an time of global crises. “We need bigger multilateral development banks. They […]

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