Limitation between Azuay and Guayas will be decided in January 2015

Azuay and Guayas have a preliminary agreement which must socialized into a biprovincial parliament that the two provinces foresee that will be the second week of January, to resolve the border problem they maintain. This was announced last Monday by Paul Carrasco, Prefect of...

Azuay and Guayas advance in resolving border disputes

The reports on boundary disputes between the provinces Guayas and Azuay will be ready on Tuesday, October 28. These are results of the advances of the technical commissions that were formed to solve this issue, reported on October 23 the Prefect of Guayas, Jimmy Jairala. The...

Prefects of Guayas and Azuay hope to solve border problems until December

The Prefect of Guayas, Jimmy Jairala, met yesterday with the Prefect of Azuay, Paul Carrasco, and pledged to try to solve the border conflicts they face, until December. Jairala said that in case of not reaching a “happy ending,” the other law procedures to establish...

Azuay peasants marched against mining and in favour of agricultural production

Yesterday, the Girón-Pasaje road was full of peasants from various parts of Azuay. They walked more than eight kilometres with flags and posters in a protest against mining and in favour of agricultural production. The objective was to resist change.  “With the Constitution...

National film will be shot in rural areas of Azuay

Some rural areas of Azuay will be the protagonists of an upcoming film that will be produced and filmed with the participation of 25 young people from the same province. The project “Encounters with the film” seeks to tell stories through their own inhabitants. The...
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Heavy rains in Esmeraldas and Guayas

In Ecuador, several sectors in the provinces of Esmeraldas and Guayas were victims of the overflow of rivers. The strong currents swept away  a house in Esmeraldas, while in Azuay, five houses were covered entirely by water. Edmundo Rivas, President of the Board of Chumunde...
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There are 11 dead over landslide in Azuay, miners fear for their jobs

Freddy Carusso Madero Aguilar, 55, is another victim to appear after the rescue work over the landslide in the camp of Pueblo Nuevo, Bella Rica, Ponce Enriquez canton (Azuay), and with him, there are already 11 in the death toll. Presumably there are more bodies under the mud and...
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There are 10 people dead due to mudslide in Azuay

Today marked three days since the search for missing persons in the mining area of Pueblo Nuevo, Canton Ponce Enriquez, began and so far there are already 10 on the death toll count. The rescue work began early in the morning with the intervention of the special units of the...
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