The Schlumberger firm will invest $ 4,900 million in an oil field

Through partnerships to cope with the economic crisis, the private sector becomes an attractive and strategic partner in specific sectors.   In the hydrocarbons sector, for example, the signing of the contract for “specific services with funding for block 61” between...

Roundtable reflects the banana crisis

A six-page agreement clearly reflects the situation in the banana sector. Eleven signatures from the Roundtable, to which daily Expreso had access, endorse the reduction of the producer price of bananas to 10 cents. “With these requests (15) by a majority vote it is...

Firefighters warn crisis and will seek a dialogue with President Correa

A legal reform in Ecuador, adopted on January 8 by the Legislature, modifies the tax charging system that benefits firefighters. For this reason, they  predict a financial crisis. They say they are mourning. They fear that citizens simply stop paying the contribution....
Barack Obama

Obama would negotiate with Republicans if the government is reopened

After weeks of stalemate, Republicans in the House of Representatives reported that they would be willing to pass a short-term legislation to reopen the government and avoid a default of payment for immediate talks with the White House. The purpose of this is to reduce deficits...
Barack Obama

Obama does not flinches due to the alleged suspension of payments

Despite the growing concerns in Washington and in international markets with the possible shutdown in the United States. President Barack Obama said he was willing to negotiate but not with threats of suspension of payments, or partial paralysis of the administration, which...
Jack Lew

Political parties in the United States accuse the crisis including

On Monday the crisis affecting the United States began its sixth day of strike of the federal government. Accusations between Republicans and Democrats continue, and a settlement for the crisis seems far away. Both legislators and government officials persist in their accusations...

Financial crisis in the U.S. remains unchanged

A default on debt payments could freeze credit markets in the country, causing a decline in the value of the dollar and a rise in interest rates, according to the Treasury Department, would be the main effects of the crisis in the U.S., yesterday continued unchanged and remain...