The agency responsible for attracting foreign direct investment to Bogota, Invest in Bogota, ranked second in the fDi Strategy Awards 2017 in the category of best return on investment per personnel.
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.
Representatives of 14 foreign companies met with 20 potential Colombian partners and 16 government entities at Alimentec's Investment Meeting, the investment promotion meeting at the fair, to hear about the various business opportunities offered by the processed food and drinks sectors in Colombia.
For the second year running Site Selection magazine highlights the fact that the agency, apart from being one of the best in the world - out of around 50 countries - is the best regional promotion agency in Latin America and the only one in South America that classifies in the ranking released by the publication.