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After years of neglect, the region is well and truly open for business. Plus: how a wave of infrastructure investment is transforming the coast; the mayor who turned round a troubled city; bright prospects for onshore renewables and offshore gas; and is the region ready for an upsurge in tourism?
The city’s wildly popular leader has invested heavily while boosting public finances
Now resurgent under Alex Char, Barranquilla’s fortunes have always fluctuated wildly