BOGOTA, Jan 19- Colombia could produce 14.5 million 60- kg bags of coffee this year, the highest output in more than two decades, the head of the country's growers' federation said on Thursday, as it pushes productivity and fertilization improvements on farms. Colombia had an output of 18 bags per hectare in 2016, but if growers increase tree density, that figure...
*Graphic of poll results: http://tmsnrt.rs/2e7JFpt. Jan 18- The global economic outlook remains shaky, despite recent pockets of resilience, according to the overwhelming majority of economists polled by Reuters who said a rise in protectionist trade policies would hamper growth. That uncertainty is heightened by the signs of a rise in nationalist...
SAO PAULO, Jan 10- GTM Holdings SA, Latin America's No. 1 independent distributor of chemical products, has agreed to pay 550 million reais for Brazilian peer quantiQ Distribuidora Ltda, in an effort to gain more foothold in the region's biggest country. Under terms of the deal, GTM Holdings, which is owned by private equity firm Advent International Corp, will pay...
*reuters:// realtime/verb= Open/url= cpurl:// apps.cp./ Apps/fx-polls? BRASILIA, Jan 6- Latin American currencies are set for another choppy year in 2017, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, with strategists still scrambling to gauge the impact of Donald Trump's presidency in the United States. Trump, who takes office on Jan. 20, has pledged to erect a border wall with Mexico...
Errors by the pilot, airline and Bolivian regulators are to blame for a plane crash in Colombia that killed 71 people, authorities said.
The pilot of the plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team told air-traffic controllers he had run out of fuel
The pilot of the plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team told controllers he had run out of fuel and pleaded to land before crashing.
Thousands of grieving fans in green and white filled the Chapecoense stadium after the team's charter plane crashed in Colombia.
Five people survived and 76 others were killed when a plane carrying a Brazilian professional soccer team crashed in Colombia, authorities said.
The revised peace deal comes six weeks after the original was rejected in a referendum amid objections it favored the Marxist rebels.
Hong Kong, a city commonly associated with wealth, has one of the highest proportions of people enslaved across Asia, the SCMP reports.
Juan Manuel Santos was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the country's civil war with FARC rebels.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a surprise after Colombians voted "No" to an agreement he signed.
Hurricane Matthew was nearing the Bahamas, regaining some of the strength it had lost after swiping Cuba and leaving a trail of destruction in Haiti.
Daniel Osorio, Andean Capital Management, discusses Colombia voting "no" to the FARC peace accord, and what is next for the country.
Colombians narrowly rejected a peace deal with Marxist guerrillas in a referendum on Sunday, plunging the nation into uncertainty.
Peace deal brings to an end a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people.
Despite Donald Trump's inflammatory comments, a key Mexican official says the country is prepared to negotiate if the GOP nominee wins.
The 52-year war between the Colombian government and FARC insurgents officially ended on Monday with the start of a ceasefire.
Colombia's government and leftist FARC rebels unveiled a peace deal to end a guerrilla war which almost made the country a failed state.