BOGOTA/LA PAZ Activists in Latin America are scrambling to house and feed animals abandoned by owners who misguidedly fear their pets will infect them with the coronavirus or who are unable to feed animals amid lockdowns that have caused increased unemployment.
BOGOTA Colombia will extend a nationwide quarantine meant to stem the transmission of the coronavirus until April 27, President Ivan Duque said on Monday.
BOGOTA Beneath the harsh fluorescent lights of El Dorado airport's check-in area, more than 100 stranded tourists bedded down for the night on spartan cots.
BOGOTA, March 25 Beneath the harsh fluorescent
lights of El Dorado airport's check-in area, more than 100
stranded tourists bedded down for the night on spartan cots.
BOGOTA/LIMA For millions of Venezuelan migrants who fled the crisis in their homeland, many struggling daily in countries across Latin America to afford food and rent, the spread of coronavirus threatens to bring new hardship.
BOGOTA A ruling from Colombia's highest administrative court on the exploration of non-conventional energy deposits could put a years-long argument between energy companies and anti-fracking activists to bed within the next four months.
BOGOTA Ride-hailing company Beat hopes rival Uber will return to Colombia, but meanwhile, it will capitalise on the void it left and try to fill it, the company said.
BOGOTA There will be more action by the United States to support Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday, after meeting with Guaido on the sidelines of a regional conference in Bogota.
BOGOTA Much remains to be done in Colombia's fight against cultivation of coca, the base ingredient in cocaine, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during a visit to Bogota on Monday.
SIBATE, Colombia Potato farmer Pedro Gomez stared out across rows and rows of ruined potato plants, the usually green foliage brown and withered by heavy frost. | Video