trade mission http://wamc.org en Mass. Gov. to Lead Trade Mission to Colombia http://wamc.org/post/mass-gov-lead-trade-mission-colombia <p></p><p>BOSTON (AP) —Gov. Deval Patrick will be leading a Massachusetts trade mission to Colombia.</p><p></p><p>Patrick, his wife, Diane, and the delegation of government and business leaders plan to leave on Saturday for the South American nation and return to Boston on Tuesday. The group will stop in several Colombian cities including Bogota and Cartagena.</p><p>The governor's office said in a statement Thursday that the mission seeks to strengthen the state's ties to Colobmia's growing innovation, life sciences and clean energy sectors.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 57876 at http://wamc.org Mass. Gov. to Lead Trade Mission to Colombia