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Encora Great Place To Work
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Encora, recognized for its attractive work culture for Colombian engineers

• This company based in Cali has more than 400 vacancies for engineers in Latin America, with remote working, scholarships, training and promotion opportunities. Encora, a global provider of state-of-the-art engineering products, was awarded the…
Ortobras, reconocida por su alto compromiso con la inclusión deportiva
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Ortobras was awarded for its high commitment to inclusion in sports

• Invest Pacific attended the ceremony in which Ortobras, a Brazilian company headquartered in Cali for the past 9 years, received an award. Brazilian company Ortobras obtained the decoration in the KNIGHT’S CROSS GRADE by…
Moove It, la multinacional de tecnología que le apuesta al talento colombiano
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Technology multinational company Moove It bets on Colombian talent

• The company moves forward with its expansion plans in Latin America and the United States. It has been almost three years since software solutions design, development and implementation international company Moove It chose Cali…
Empresas de alimentos de la región Andina, el Caribe y Latinoamérica conocerán en Alimentec el potencial para inversión y expansión que tiene el Valle del Cauca
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Food companies from the Andean, Caribbean and Latin America Regions discover Valle del Cauca’s potential for investment and expansion

Empresarios de Israel conocerán el potencial de inversión que ofrecen Cali y el Valle del Cauca - Businessmen from Israel will learn more about Colombia´s potential
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Colombia: an increasingly attractive destination for Israeli companies

El Valle del Cauca: foco de expansión de las operaciones extranjeras - Valle del Cauca: heart of expansion for foreign operations
02 August 2022

Newsletter 44 – Valle del Cauca: heart of the expansion of foreign operations

• Learn what are the logistics investment projects, also manufacturing production for exports and technological operations that are attracting investments in the south west of Colombia. Valle del Cauca continues to be the epicenter for…
10 June 2022

Newsletter 43 – TaskUs celebrates the opening of the first site in Colombia

• The people-first company prepares for a Ridiculously Good on-site experience for employees at The Arena. TaskUs (Nasdaq: TASK), a provider of outsourced digital services and next-generation customer experience to fast-growing technology companies, opened the…
La compañía Accedo continúa creciendo con su operación en Cali / Accedo's operations continue to grow in Cali
19 May 2022

Newsletter 43 – Accedo’s operations continue to grow in Cali

Nexans llega al Valle del Cauca para electrificar a Latinoamérica - Nexans completes Centelsa acquisition to electrify Latin America
19 May 2022

Newsletter 43 – Nexans completes Centelsa acquisition to electrify Latin America

Nexans announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Centelsa, a premium cable manufacturer in Latin America specialized in building and utilities applications, from Xignux S.A. (headquartered in Mexico) following receipt of regulatory clearance. This…
El Valle del Cauca continúa conquistando inversión extranjera en 2022 / Valle del Cauca continues to attract FDI (foreign direct investment) in 2022
19 May 2022

Newsletter 43 – Valle del Cauca continues to attract FDI (foreign direct investment) in 2022

The investment promotion agency in Valle del Cauca, Invest Pacific, forecasts a favorable environment for attracting new FDI initiatives in 2022, driven by new opportunities, competitive advantages offered by the region and to the growing…
Nearshoring from Valle del Cauca, an opportunity for US companies looking to relocate
17 February 2021

Newsletter 37 – 2020, a positive year for foreign direct investment in Valle del Cauca

Foreign investment has been a key engine for the region’s recovery, generating new employment opportunities and contributing to its social and economic development. This is reflected in the 16 foreign direct investment projects that arrived…
Newsletter 36 - 2020, a positive year for foreign direct investment in Valle del Cauca
23 December 2020

Newsletter 36 – 2020, a positive year for foreign direct investment in Valle del Cauca

Foreign investment has been a key engine for the region’s recovery, generating new employment opportunities and contributing to its social and economic development. This is reflected in the 16 foreign direct investment projects that arrived…
Nearshoring from Valle del Cauca, an opportunity for US companies looking to relocate
22 December 2020

Newsletter 36 – Nearshoring from Valle del Cauca, an opportunity for US companies looking to relocate

● This Colombian region offers investment and growth opportunities for U.S. companies that are currently highly dependent on production in China. Colombia plays a very important role in favoring the investment of American companies, where…
Cali, a competitive destination for the Bilingual Services Industry
22 December 2020

Newsletter 36 – Cali, a competitive destination for the Bilingual Services Industry

• Learn about the competitive advantages offered by this city in the southwestern part of Colombia for BPO’s foreign companies. Cali has been consolidating itself as a city with a wide vocation of services. More…
Foreign companies committed to Palmira's development
22 December 2020

Newsletter 36 – Foreign companies committed to Palmira’s development

• Palmira is one of the 18 municipalities where foreign direct investment has been established in the geographical valley of the Cauca River. Palmira is one of the Valle del Cauca’s cities that has gathered…
Cali obtains USD $7 million in foreign investment in 2020 for its economic revival
22 December 2020

Newsletter 36 – Cali obtains USD $7 million in foreign investment in 2020 for its economic revival

Thanks to a strategic alliance between Invest Pacific and the Mayor’s office of Cali, through the Secretary of Economic Development, the city has managed to materialize the arrival of 10 foreign companies that will generate…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Key destination for investment in the outsourcing of services

Cali, the capital city of Valle del Cauca (Colombia) is one of the world’s most strategic cities for the outsourcing of global services (BPO, ITO, KPO and IT & software) supplied to North America. The…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Japanese businessmen reaffirm their investment confidence in Valle del Cauca

Japan is an important strategic partner for the country. According to data consolidated by Invest Pacific, with information from the National Bank, it is currently the main issuer of Foreign Direct Investment in Colombia in…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Afro-businessmen delegation recognizes entrepreneurial spirit of the city-region

Cali and Buenaventura continue to be ideal scenarios for attracting foreign direct investment, for fostering business alliances, and for fostering entrepreneurship, creativity, and development. This was the conclusion of the visit made at the end…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – These are the reasons that attract investors to Valle del Cauca

Four foreign businessmen shared the competitive advantages they have found in the region, in the framework of Expo Region 2019 organized by the Governorate of Valle del Cauca. Since its creation, Invest Pacific has supported…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Conway recognize Invest Pacific’s strategies for attracting investment to the region

Conway, a renowned American consulting firm, specialized in supporting international expansion projects, visited Cali within the framework of a strategic agenda it held in Colombia, to learn first-hand the strategies and achievements in investment promotion…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Invest Pacific, in seek of more European investment for the Manufacturing Sector

The Manufacturing sector represented 45% of the total amount of investment attracted by Invest Pacific to the region during 2018, generating US$81,800,000. Invest Pacific participated in specialized events and held agendas with entrepreneurs from the…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Invest Pacific seeks canadian investment for the region

In 2018, Invest Pacific supported the arrival of 20 investment projects in the region, generating US$180 million and more than three thousand jobs. Of these investments, 25% corresponds to the Agroindustry and Logistics sector, with…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Valle Del Cauca promoted its Agroindustry potential in California

Invest Pacific participated at the Natural Products Expo West 2019 – one of the most important food fairs in the United States.  The agency also visited food processing, fruits and renewable energy companies. These are…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 29 – Invest Pacific held the first Regional Investors Meeting

In order to provide companies established in the region with valuable tools that help improve their labor relations and increase productivity, Invest Pacific held the first Regional Investors Meeting, an event that was attended by…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 30 – Invest Pacific was recognized as one of the best Investment Promotion Agencies in South America

For the second consecutive year, Invest Pacific, the Investment Promotion Agency in the Colombian Pacific, was recognized by Conway’s Site Selection Magazine as one of the best regional investment promotion agencies in South America. This…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 30 – Frigorífico Metropolitano opened new logistics cluster of refrigerated products in Valle del Cauca

The company from Santander inaugurated in the municipality of Buga, Valle del Cauca, the second phase of its investment project: Frigo Logistics Cluster, which seeks to strengthen the local industry of the refrigerated food sector.…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 30 – Cali, promoted as a destination for the outsourcing of Global Services in the Nordic Countries

Cali is one of the most strategic locations in Latin America for investment in global services (BPO and IT & Software). Thus, in order to promote the city-region as an attractive destination for this type…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 30 – Furukawa, the growing cable and optical components company in Valle del Cauca

The Japanese company was established in 2013 in the Pacific Free Trade Zone, with the support of Invest Pacific, and since then has not stopped growing. Its first expansion took place two years later and…
28 February 2020

Newsletter 30 – Decathlon, the french multinational that captivates the hearts of Cali athletes

The French company Decathlon, dedicated for more than 40 years to the promotion of sport, and with presence in 54 countries around the world, opened its doors in Cali last May 24, from where they…