The ruling party said it agrees with the participation of the opposition in debates

The Legal Secretary of the Presidency, Alexis Mera, and the President of the Assembly, Gabriela Rivadeneira, indicated that the opposition has the right to attend the “socialization” meetings the Casual Amendments Committee performs. Rivadeneira said that the...

Review in supermarkets clarifies that there are no price increases

A video released on March 11 by the Interior Minister José Serrano in his Twitter account where employees of a supermarket could be seen withdrawing products from a shelf switched on the alarm of the government and caused that Police inspectors make operations to avoid an alleged...

US and Cuba restores direct telephone connection

US and Cuba launched direct telecommunications connection between the two countries, “initially” only for phone calls, but could be extended to other links in the future, said on Wednesday the Cuban state enterprise Etecsa. “It has established a direct...

Jaime Roldós´ death could have been an extrajudicial execution, according to the Attorney

Attorney General Galo Chiriboga said that the prosecution is investigating whether the death of former President Jaime Roldós Aguilera is due to an alleged extrajudicial execution related to the Condor Plan, implemented by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in Central and...

Venezuela’s parliament will approve special powers to Maduro on Sunday

The Venezuelan parliament on Sunday will approve the Enabling Act requested by the president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, which will give powers to legislate without parliamentary scrutiny on peace and security, said on Wednesday House sources. The National Assembly (AN)...

Maduro gets superpowers to face US “threat”

The Venezuelan assembly approved on Wednesday the first of two votes needed to pass the superpowers requested by President Nicolas Maduro to confront “the threat of the United States.” “The enabling law requested by President Nicolas Maduro was adopted by a...

US Army presumed the death of 11 military from helicopter crash

The Army presumed dead 7 marines and 4 missing soldiers from Wednesday, said a military source, after the accident of a military helicopter that crashed during a nocturne exercise at the Air Force Eglin base, in the Florida Panhandle. It was assumed that 11 soldiers were dead,...

Finance Minister meets with investors before issuing a new bond

Finance Minister Fausto Herrera, meets from March 9 with investors before a possible issuance of a new bond. According to official sources, the figure will be known if the issue is made, there is nothing concrete yet. However, according to international agencies, Ecuador seeks to...