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“The elections confirmed the USO’s democratic nature”: Loza

The USO’s new vice-president, Cesar Loza, spoke about what to expect from the union’s new board of directors.

 

Monday, December 10th, 2018
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USO welcomes a new president

The union announced that social leader Edwin Palma will be its new president.

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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“I support former Farc members who decided to reincorporate to civil life”: Duque

President Duque took the stage of the Paris Peace Forum to talk about the Peace Accords with the Farc. Here are the details.

 

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Calderon on Colombia oil potential

Humberto Calderon Berti, consultant and former president of PDVSA, spoke about Colombia oil potential. He gave some recommendations to improve the competitiveness of the Colombian sector.

 

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Game over for fuel smuggling?

Fuel smuggling in the border with Venezuela has caused important losses for the Colombian economy. This is how authorities are planning to fix it. The development of these and other stories in our periodic Security summary.

 

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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USO signs new Collective Agreement

The union spoke about the Collective Labor Agreement it recently signed with Fepco Zona Franca and HV Services.

 

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
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Is the ELN pushing its luck?

From attacking the Coveñas Caño Limón (CCL) pipeline three times this month, to kidnapping locals in vulnerable areas, the ELN is pushing Colombians’ patience every day. This despite press reports that the government and the guerrilla are still trying to come to the table.

 

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
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USO disagrees with ECP’s new ‘position ladder’

The union spoke about Ecopetrol’s (NYSE:EC) hierarchy, which was supposedly created without their consent.

 

Monday, November 26th, 2018
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Constitutional Court on prior consultations

Colombia is facing moments of great legal uncertainty from citizen participation mechanisms such as prior consultations. The Constitutional Court has just pronounced on this subject and its scope.

 

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018
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USO talks legal conflict with CPVEN

The union spoke about the legal measures that it will take to get CPVEN Colombia to negotiate with them.

 

Monday, November 19th, 2018
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