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1. Carry out direct transit in any of the airports of the national territory and destined for a third State.

2. Visiting the national territory for leisure, tourism or cultural interest purposes.

3. Carry out business negotiations, market studies, plans or procedures for direct investment and constitution of a commercial company, negotiation, conclusion of contracts or commercial representation.

4. Participate in an academic exchange program, advance training in art or trade, or carry out studies other than primary, secondary or higher education program in undergraduate.

5. Attend medical consultation, intervention or treatment or accompany those who attend medical consultation, intervention or treatment.

6. Carry out administrative and / or judicial procedures before entities or authorities in Colombia.

7. Enter and work in Colombian jurisdictional waters as a boat crew member or on an offshore platform.

8. Participate in the event as a lecturer, exhibitor, artist, athlete, jury, contestant or logistics staff.

9. Do an internship or internship.

10. Volunteer in development cooperation projects or in the promotion and protection of human rights.

11. Make audiovisual production or digital content.

12. Carry out journalistic coverage or stay temporarily as a foreign media press correspondent.

13. Render temporary services to a natural or legal person in Colombia.

14. Hold a position in a headquarters in Colombia of a company with a presence abroad, by virtue of intra-corporate transfer of personnel.

15. Come as a foreign government official or commercial representation of a foreign government, on a mission that does not imply accreditation to the Colombian government.

16. Visit the national territory under vacation-work programs agreed by Colombia with other States through treaties in force.

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