Premios Latinoamérica Verde galardonarán a los mejores proyectos socio-ambientales de la Región

Acceder a programas de incubación, obtener financiamiento y conectarse
con importantes organizaciones de impacto global, son algunos de los beneficios
que recibirán los proyectos ganadores.

Por: Premios Latinoamérica Verde.

Publicado en la revista Business Mail, disponible aquí 

Reducir las emisiones de CO2 es rentable. Así lo viene demostrando la encuesta anual del Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), Global 500 report, en donde, de manera constante, las empresas que han integrado la reducción de emisiones de carbono en sus planes de negocio han logrado, en promedio, doblar el rendimiento que las que no. Es decir, el rendimiento financiero y la buena gestión ambiental van de la mano en las empresas exitosas del siglo XXI.

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Colombia: Guest of honor in “Memphis in May” Festival

This year “Memphis in May”, an important and recognized festival, invited Colombia as honored country.

By: Sabor USA 

Published in Amcham Colombia Business Express, available here 

Currently, the bilateral relationship between Colombia and the United States is going through an excellent moment, furthermore, the cultural and commercial exchange between the two countries are growing significantly.

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Tax and customs benefits: Obtained from investing in Non-Conventional Sources of Energy (NCSE) in Colombia

Abusaid Gómez y Asociados present a brief description of the benefits for local and foreign companies of Act 1715 of 2014 that was enacted with the intention to attract companies and individuals to invest in renewable energy projects

By: José Abusaid, executive Director Abusaid Gómez & Asociados

Published in Amcham Colombia Business Express, available here 

Act 1715 of 2014 was enacted with the intention to bring diversity to the actual energy supply system, and to attract companies and individuals to invest in renewable energy projects, by granting them tax and customs incentives. This document conducts a brief description of the benefits:

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Colombia: An overview for investors

Lloreda Camacho & Co presents an overview of the corporate structures, foreign investment guidelines, taxes and anti-corruption laws to establish new companies in Colombia

By: Lloreda Camacho & Co

Published in Amcham Colombia Business Express, available here 

Pursuant to the World Bank’s Doing Business 2017 index, Colombia is ranked as the 2nd best economy in Latin America for doing business. Colombia is the leader in Latin America in strategic variables such as “starting a business” and was recognized as the second economy in the world in terms of credit access. In macroeconomic terms, Colombia’s GDP was worth USD$292 billion in 2015 and the GDP per capita is approximately USD$6,104.

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Monsú: The new investment opportunity in LATAM and the Caribbean

Monsú is the country’s first Megapark located in the Colombian Caribbean Coast. Its vision is to become the benchmark for competitiveness and bring solutions to companies that need to develop new markets.

By: Juan Pablo Rivera, President ZFB Group

Published in Amcham Colombia Business Express, available here 

Presidente ZFBMonsú offers attractive options to boost investments It is the country’s first Megapark with 32 hectares of free trade zone to provide investors with the advantage of the legal tax benefits offered by Colombia’s Free Zone regime, leveraging competitiveness and giving access to differential rates. This 5-in-1 mega-project combines industrial and commercial cooperation between the different zones: Free Zone (32.1 hectares), Logistics Activity Zone + Business Park (25 hectares), High Impact Industrial Park (32.5 hectares), Business Services Area (9.1 hectares), and Expansion Zone (20.6 Hectares). Therefore, it is a relevant option as a global business platform that is capable of offering lots, warehouses and large yards in its first stage of development with the highest international standards of commerce infrastructure.

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