Tag: national government

The tax reform: José Ocampo’s challenge in the Minhacienda

The tax reform: José Ocampo’s challenge in the Minhacienda

The news of the appointment of Jose Antonio Ocampo like New Minister of Finance for the government of the elected president, Gustave Petro, It has had a great impact in political and economic affairs, with many assuring that it is a good decision, because of the extensive experience it has in public life. “Very honored […]

More than 85,000 households in the country have benefited from land title

More than 85,000 households in the country have benefited from land title

In the current reign, 85,030 homes have been designated as occupancy. This was confirmed by the Minister of Housing, Susana Correa, who highlighted the progress of this program and exceeded the targets set in the National Development Plan 2018-2022. The top of departments that have benefited more families is led by Atlántico, with 16,975 titled […]

Barranquilla will host the Colombian Construction Congress

Barranquilla will host the Colombian Construction Congress

Considering Barranquilla as a benchmark for innovation and urban development, Colombian Chamber of Construction (Camacol) decided to choose the city as the location for the Colombian Construction Congress which will take place from 19 to 21 October this year. This was announced by the president of Camacol, Sandra Forero, in an interview with EL HERALDO. […]

There is uncertainty among the companies for the new government: Acopi

There is uncertainty among the companies for the new government: Acopi

There is “great uncertainty and anticipation” about the new government that will lead the country over the next four years, assured Rosmery Quintero, the national president of the Colombian Association of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (Acopi). “We do not know who will determine the future of our country, which creates great uncertainty in the […]

Asoenergía asks the government to control the rise in energy prices

Asoenergía asks the government to control the rise in energy prices

“The rise in tariffs will affect the level of subsidies provided by the national government to households, which, in line with rising inflation, will directly affect indicators that are currently indexing electricity tariffs.” This is according to the Colombian Association of Major Industrial and Commercial Energy Consumers (Asoenergía), which again asked the national government; the […]

Solidarity Income: this is the start date of the benefits with the new increase

Solidarity Income: this is the start date of the benefits with the new increase

Coming Thursday, May 19, the solidarity income payment cycle will begin, corresponding to May and June, where from this two-month period the incentive will be $400,000 per household. It should be remembered that the payment until the last two months was $380,000. The investment is $1.5 trillion, to meet the payment for this cycle and […]

370,140 new jobs have been generated by government incentives

370,140 new jobs have been generated by government incentives

The country employers From July 2021 to February 2022, 370,140 new jobs were created, for which the national government has allocated resources of 180,849 million dollars. According to the recent report of the Special unit for pension and parafiscal management, (UGPP), 286,143 jobs have been created for young people between the ages of 18 and […]

Payments begin for beneficiaries of the Colombia Mayor program

Payments begin for beneficiaries of the Colombia Mayor program

Starting Wednesday, March 30, Social Prosperity will conduct the third money transfer of the year for the beneficiaries of the Social Protection for the Elderly (Mayor of Colombia) program, which will benefit 1,630,000 older adults. Each will receive 80,000 pesos in this cycle corresponding to the month of March, and will be available until next […]

Government allocates $1 million to finance hydrogen projects

Government allocates $1 million to finance hydrogen projects

The national government allocated USD 1 million to finance projects aimed at the production of green and blue hydrogen in the country under the ‘More hydrogen Colombia’ initiative, assured the Minister of Mines and EnergyDiego Mesa Puyo. These funds will be channeled through a call for funding from the Fund for non-conventional energy and efficient […]

The electricity sector is heading for CO2 neutrality

The electricity sector is heading for CO2 neutrality

After completing a year of alliance for carbon neutral electricity sector, The Deputy Energy Minister Miguel Lotero said the balance is positive as there are ten companies that have worked to achieve these goals. “The investments that need to be made to carbon neutrality is important and this shows the commitment of these companies, who […]

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