Colombian Foreign Trade Minister Jorge Humberto Botero said Colombians can be assured that there will be the right supply of generic and cheap medicines.
They’ll negotiate the hard ones first
The Secretary-General of the Andean Community, Allan Wagner, argued in Lima that the Andean Employment Conference, convened for next October, is an exceptional opportunity.
Bogota, Colprensa. – The US negotiating team accepted its Andean counterpart’s proposal to begin the process of negotiations for a free trade agreement with the most complex issues.
This is how the items related to intellectual property, electronic commerce and dispute settlement were put on the table, which were added to the treaties on the day last Monday where texts for market access, rules of origin, telecommunications, investment, safeguards, environment and tariff preferences, cooperation and bilateral affairs began to be discussed.
The head of the Colombian Negotiating Team, Hernando José Gómez, said that while no discussion is expected in this round, the idea is to be able to advance in identifying the most contentious points and achieving better coordination with the Andeans.
“Colombians are well aware that the Treaty will bring new export and import opportunities for the country and in that sense it is seen that, according to the plan that had been established with the Andeans, the discussion was initiated at the different tables, with the agendas proposed by Colombia, and where it was basically prioritized what were the issues that we wanted to deal with in each of the issues of the negotiation” Gomez said.
While the ‘next quarter’ leadership is held by the private sector, Atlanta was in Atlanta a prominent participation of the congressmen who traveled to accompany the negotiating team.
Senator Piedad Zucardi noted that the meeting is practically preparing the texts for the third round (july 26-30), which will take place in Lima. According to the parliamentarian, the proposal by the Andean negotiating teams to give way first to the most complex issues, it was also well received by their colleagues who believe that given the time limitation it is better to ensure a good process for the most exposed issues.
Today starts Exposinú Agro y Insumos
Montería. From today until Saturday, June 19, it is held on the premises of Hotel Sinú, Exposinú Agro and Insumos.
According to the manager of the Sinú Hotel and organizer of the event, Carlos Moreno Moreno, in the commercial exhibition farmers and ranchers of the region will be able to have a meeting point with local and other city suppliers.
During the fair the organizers have scheduled the launch of the magazine specialized in the agricultural sector “Agriculture of the Americas” of Media & Media Editors.
Likewise, the Colombian Association of Breeders of Avestruces organized a workshop as part of the attractions of the event.
The day starts at 10:00 in the morning with the conference “Ganaderías Cordobesa 2004, by the president of the Federation of Cattlemen of Córdoba (Ganacor), Alfredo García.
In the afternoon hours- (2:00 p.m.) the topic called “Soil Management for Pastures” will be discussed by Ivan Dario Bustamante.
At 4:00 p.m. Enrique Saavedra will refer to the “Population Abundance of Insects in New Varieties of Rice”.
Tomorrow the central theme from 10:00 a.m. will be the Meat and Milk Production System by Gabriel Jaime Jaramillo.
In the afternoon hours, 2:00 p.m. Lino Torregrosa will refer to the “Efficient meat production in the Sinú Valley.
Likewise, Banco Agrario has scheduled, from 4:00 in the afternoon, a day of Tax and Administrative Update.
The schedule ends on Saturday with a conference on the “Present and the Future of the Creole Boar Races” and The Horned Costeño.
Motocampo in Montería
To support agricultural development and deliver energy solutions to the region came to this motocampo city. The most complete line in nogueira brand agricultural machinery, Brazilian technology, such as balers, harvesters, feeders, grinders, grinders, farmers, sowers will find the farmers of Córdoba in Motocampo who opened their offices in the race 2a No.45-423. You can also find gasoline, electric, power plants, motor pumps, electropumps, manual and motorized back sprayers, stationary piston or membrane sprayers, water washers, compressors. Likewise, there is a complete Diesel line with stationary engines, power plants, motor pumps and fumigators. Our products are from the Honda, Efco, Enermax and Ecomax brands recognized for the backup in spare parts, service and warranty.
Special Auction in Unigan
Next Sunday, June 27 Unigan will hold the large finisher of red and white Brahman bulls where receiving heifers will be auctioned for the transfer of pregnant embryos and brahman. Unigan guarantees that the quality that has always been required in animals will be present on this day. High-tech heifers like those in the area will be shown. Animals must have the tests required by the ICA for this type of competition.
A new air in terms of lodging is what it feels like in the Apartahotel Campanario that from April allows you to enjoy those who arrive there from a country air near the city. The tranquility of the place is complemented by the possibility of enjoying a swim with the pool of the place. Very comfortable and affordable accommodation with a first class care that includes breakfast. The cottages have air conditioning, telephone, private bathroom, closet. Also those arriving at the Apartahotel Campanario, located at 41 No.14A-13, have access to the restaurant service that is provided until 8:00 at night.