RaboResearch - Economisch Onderzoek

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Country Report Colombia (Engelstalig)

Colombia is moving closer to achieving peace with the central FARC-command, after president Santos won the second round of the presidential elections. Meanwhile, the economy is booming, presenting both challenges and opportunities.

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Country Report Colombia (Engelstalig)

Peace talks between the FARC and the government are likely to be protracted, but could boost the reputation of Colombia and the energy sector. Meanwhile, an important tax reform could reduce the high income inequality and labour informality.

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Colombia (Country update) (Engelstalig)

Colombia's economy grew by 4.7% in the first quarter of 2012. An attack on former Interior Minister Fernando Londoño highlighted that security problems are still large in Colombia, although a return the violence seen earlier seems very unlikely.

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Colombia (Country report) (Engelstalig)

The security situation in Colombia has improved recently on the back of military successes against guerrillas and drug gangs, but the activities of the latter two groups continue to have a sizeable social cost.