Local hake without export market

  The capture of hake, which in Ecuador emerged as a form of compensation for the elimination of trawling, is going through a bad moment. Although catch levels have improved in recent months, the 40-vessel fleet does not have a safe export market. The incipient catch of hake was...

Rice prices fall

  A drop to $ 26 for a 205-pound sack of paddy rice. Few are those who buy due to overproduction. The official price is 35.50 dollars, the value paid by the National Storage Unit (UNA), but between this and the previous week the sack was listed first at $ 30, after at $28 and...

Journalists call for the compliance regulations for the frequencies contest

  Accompanied by relatives and political figures who have been interviewed on their radio stations, Oquendo and Rosero went to the Council for Regulation of Communication (Cordicom) yesterday to deliver a plea, in which they demand the compliance of Section 107 of the...

The United States will be the primary destination of roses

It is expected that the US will be the main export market for flowers for Valentine’s Day 2017, as it has historically happened. Cuttings will start on Sunday, January 22, according to Expoflores, especially of flowers, which will be sent to different destinations in the...

Shrimp and coffee, the exception to the rule

Statistics from January to November of the previous year, released by the Central Bank, report the fall in the sales of bananas, cacao, tuna and fish. And, of the two most important nontraditional products, canned tuna, and flowers, also performed poorly. In general, the total...

Modified measures for the use of electronic money

The Superintendency of Market Power Control (SCPM) reformed the preventive measure that forced banks to open electronic money accounts for customers who required it. The term of 30 days that was established for its fulfillment also disappears with the reform. Yesterday, Marcelo...

A helicopter is among the goods of the Refinery´s subcontractor 

An area near the beaches of Olon valued at $ 1.6 million, luxury vehicles for about $ 220 thousand and a Robinson 66 helicopter valued at $ 869 thousand are part of the assets acquired in the last three years by a subcontractor of the Esmeraldas State Refinery. We are talking...

Odebrecht: the government sets sights on other suspects

The president pointed to two suspects. The IRS speaks of unwarranted millionaire transfers. Mauro Terán’s defense attorney criticizes the legal process. The government is trying to distance itself from the case of alleged corruption related to the Brazilian company...
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