Coca-Codo Sinclair actvities were restarted

The work activities restarted in the construction of the hydroelectric project Coca-Codo Sinclair after the accident that caused the death of 13 workers on Saturday December 13, although the demands submitted by workers expect a response from the Chinese construction company...

First final between Barcelona and Emelec is played today at the Monumental stadium

Barcelona and Emelec will face today at 20h00 at the Monumental stadium of Guayaquil for the title of national champion. It’s the first time that both teams star a ‘Clásico del Astillero” to define the new champion of Ecuadorian soccer. For this match Barcelona...

Germans hopes to visit again Yasuni in 2015

From Germany a message is sent to the government of Rafael Correa to open dialogue, leave tensions behind and refocus on the Yasuní and its diversity. The President of the Environmental Commission of the German Parliament, Bärbel Höhn, is surprised about “how far the...

Cuba frees Alan Gross after humanitarian US request

The Cuban authorities released this Tuesday the American prisoner Alan Gross before an humanitarian order made by the United States, said an official of the White House in Washington. “This morning, Alan Gross has left Cuba on a plane of the US government,” said a...

Parents of the 43 missing students in Mexico require the investigation of the military and the police

Parents of the 43 missing students and presumed murdered in Mexico, asked the Prosecutor to investigate the actions of military and federal police the night of the brutal attack againts youths in Iguala. Vidulfo Rosales, family lawyer, said in a press conference that they have...

Death penalty is reactivated in Pakistan after attack against school

Pakistan has enforced again this Wednesday the death penalty in cases of “terrorism,” a day after Taliban terrorists massacred 148 people in a school in Peshawar, including 132 minor students. In Pakistan, the death sentences are relatively common, but the penalty...

Hamas is removed from the terrorist list of the EU by court decision

An EU court ordered the removal of the Palestinian group Hamas from the terrorist list of the EU for procedural reasons, but said that the bloc can maintain asset freeze measures against its members. Hamas was on the terrorist list of the EU since 2001, as part of more extensive...

Chikungunya virus arrives to Guayaquil with first infected

The Ministry of Public Health confirmed on Monday, December 15 the seventh case of Chikunguña virus in Ecuador and the one ofhigher risk, for having been detected in an area of high transmissibility. This is the first case diagnosed in Guayaquil, which along with the one of Manta...