Ecuadorian government continues the Return Plan for Teachers in Spain campaign

As announced by the Minister of Education, Augusto Espinosa, the Return Plan for Teachers in Spain expects that at least 500 teachers out of nearly a thousand living in the European country, return to Ecuador. The announcement was made last Sunday at the Embassy of Ecuador in...

Germany and France urge Russia to maintain the ceasefire with Ukraine

With the purpose of maintaining the ceasefire between the Ukrainian government and the separatists from the pro-Russian east, which expires at 19:00 GMT, Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany hold telephone talks this Monday. According to the Interfax-Ukraine news agency, spokesman...

Costa Rica beats Greece and passes to quarterfinals for the first on its history

This Sunday at the Arena de Pernambuco stadium in Recife, the Costa Rica team defeated Greece on penalties (5-3), after a 1-1 draw in the 90 minutes of regulation time and a scoreless overtime, thus achieving the classification to the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first...

Argentine vice president faces trial

The vice president in the government of Cristina Fernandez, Amado Boudou, was prosecuted for “passive bribery and incompatible negotiations” with the public service by events dating back to his years as finance minister during the first administration of the current head of state...

Two more appeals before the IACHR on case Yasuni

YASunidos and the World Rainforest Movement (WRM) asked the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) for precautionary measures and a writ of protection for those who collected signatures for the referendum, and for the people in isolation that live inside the Yasuni...

Ecuador will transcend on the meat industry

During the usual nation-wide broadcast of Saturdays, from the Tonchigüe parish, on the Atacames Canton, province of Esmeraldas, Ecuador’s Vice President Jorge Glas, announced that the country will export quality meat products since 2015. “Ecuador has a huge potential for...

Netherlands beats Mexico in the last few minutes and passes to Quarterfinals

This Sunday at the stadium Castelao de Fortaleza, an opportunistic Holland beat a confident Mexico, with two goals in the last six minutes of the game against the only goal achieved by the team led by Miguel “El Piojo” Herrera. The first goal was scored by Mexico in the 48th...

Colombia beat Uruguay and will face Brazil in quarter

This Saturday at the legendary Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, a confident Colombia team managed to pass to the quarterfinals with two goals to none before a hesitant and vulnerable Uruguay, which positions the winning team in a match with Brazil, host of the World Cup 2014....