Bogota is the city that receives most greenfield investment in Creative Industries throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. This is shown in the study conducted by fDi Markets which emphasizes that since 2005, the capital has received USD 488 million - more than Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico City or Rio de Janeiro.
Colombia's capital city recently promoted its attributes as a city that’s great for audiovisual production at the American Film Market (AFM), an event that brings the best of world’s cinema industry to the US city of Santa Monica.
Issues that might have previously seemed exotic to our economic condition such as digital animation, online media, digital advertising, web and mobile development, video games and music streaming, are now scenarios where Bogota can generate business with local talent and attract foreign investment.
As part of the International Day of Peace held in New York city at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN), the president of the Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, Ekaterina Zagladina announced in the presence of the Secretary General of the UN Ban Ki Moon that Bogota will host the 2017 World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates.
Invest in Bogota is the result of a vision conceived in 2005, when the Mayor’s Office and the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá got together to establish an agency that would serve as the driving force behind a proactive strategy to position the city region as the ideal destination for foreign companies.
The company, a leader in hearing correction treatments with over 70 years’ experience will start operations in Colombia in the second half of 2016.
Invest in Bogota and Colombia EY, have teamed up to produce a new edition of the Bogota Investment Guide, an important promotional tool that responds immediately and in detail to the most common concerns that an international firm has, when evaluating a new investment destination.