El Al planes are on their way to Lima (March 18th) to bring back home young mochileros stranded in Peru.
Free of charge.
We salute EL AL אל על in this difficult hour, and we commit to maintaining our national airline in the air for many years to come.
We want to welcome the new Ambassador of Colombia to Israel, Margarita E. Manjarrez Herrera.
Ambassador Manjarrez Herrera is a career diplomat that has served in multiple locations, including New York, the Mission to the OAS in Washington, and in Germany, before arriving in Israel last February.
We wish her good luck, and we are looking forward to working together to strengthen even more the relationship between our countries.
Some facts regarding the Israel- Colombia Relationship:
• Trade exchanges between Colombia and Israel exceeded $400 million in 2019.
• Several bilateral agreements in trade, innovation, research, and development will be implemented in the coming years, highlighting the first Free Trade Agreement signed by Colombia with a country in the region.
• Colombia is a hub for investments in the region with an outstanding regional-expansion potential.
Lately, Israeli companies closed investment agreements in the fields of agriculture (avocado), cyber tech, and defense.