The Caminosca route

The company accused of creating a scheme of bribes was responsible for supervising public works, including those made by Odebrecht It took just nine years for this company to turn its finances around. The company named Caminosca, founded in 1976, was denounced for fraud by its...

Court calls 18 people for bribery in Petroecuador

A court in Ecuador today called eighteen people on trial for the crime of corruption in the notorious corruption case within the state oil company Petroecuador, which involves a former hydrocarbons minister, Carlos Pareja Yannuzzelli. Judge Karen Matamoros has tried 13 people...

Ecuador bets on quality in textile fair

  Leather and woven garments, threads, towels, and tagua are some of the products that Ecuadorian companies present ar the Colombiatex fair de las Americas offer since last Monday to more than 14 thousand visitors, mostly invited by Procolombia. Ten companies came from...

Pacific Refinery: USD 537 million in complementary contracts

The signing of additional contracts was one of the reasons why the cost of the rehabilitation project of the Esmeraldas Refinery rose. After an investigation conducted by Daily El Comercio, it is evident that there are agreements that add up to 16 times more the value initially...

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...