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.
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.
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.
The oil sector has invested large amounts to improve its operations and be more efficient. The oil transport has not been left behind and the industry is betting on the technological improvements to achieve economic benefits.