Government expects that 70% of Ecuadorians have a smartphone in 2020

It is anticipated that in six years, seven out of 10 Ecuadorians will have a smartphone. This was stated by Alvaro Armijos, Deputy Minister of Telecommunications, in the VII Congress of Telecommunications, Information Technology and Communications, which is developed in Quito...

Metric ton of bananas will increase to 75 euros in 2020

With the closing of the trade agreement between Ecuador and the European Union (EU), the banana industry hopes that with this, the fruit production increases about 5%. “In the case of bananas, the tariff reduction will begin in 2016 and will conclude in 2020. This will...

Ecuador and Chile will have electrical interconnection in 2020

The Ministries of Electricity and Renewable Energy of Ecuador and Chile yesterday signed bilateral long-term contracts of energy purchase. The goal is to achieve the electrical interconnection until 2020. The agreement also seeks to identify opportunities of mutual collaboration...