Ecuador confirms visit of chancellors and secretary of UNASUR to Venezuela

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ricardo Patino, confirmed through his Twitter account the visit of a delegation of three chancellors and the secretary of UNASUR, Ernesto Samper, to Venezuela, a country shaken by an economic crisis and the government´s complaints about an...

Agreement between Ecuador and the EU raises concerns in the ruling party bloc

The dimensions and scopes of the agreement between Ecuador and the European Union (EU) was the reason for the meeting held by President Rafael Correa with the government block of PAIS Alliance (AP), on Wednesday October 1, in Carondelet. Legislators of the block ensured that the...

Ecuador received $ 966 million in investments

According to the Superintendent of Companies and Securities (SC), Ecuador caught investments of $ 966 million from January to August of 2014, which means $ 151.2 million more than the same period of 2013. A total of 5,423 local companies injected resources in the analyzed period....

Mobile phone companies will be evaluated by Conatel

According to the website of the Senatel, Ecuadorian mobile operators must apply quality parameters updated by the National Council of Telecommunications (Conatel for its Spanish acronym), since July of this year. Every parameters will have a form of measurement. To establish the...

South American teams already have their rivals for Brazil 2014

Ecuador, in Group E, will face Switzerland, Honduras and France; for many it is a “good group” with rivals whose level could allow Ecuador to go through to the new stage of the  World Cup Brazil 2014. The other South American teams had different fates; Brazil, leader...

Fabricio Correa will not be the one who sue the Government

Joffre Campaña, lawyer of the  COSURCA Construction clarified that this firm will be the one who sue the Ecuadorian Government to the Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), instead of Fabricio Correa, President Rafael Correa, older brother, because “he hasn’t presented any legal...

Ecuador is one of the countries that requested private information to Facebook

A report published today by Facebook, said that a dozen countries have requested confidential information about several users of this social network, including Ecuador. In the first half of 2013, 71 countries have asked about nearly 39,000 user accounts. United States requested...

Latin American foreign ministers fear for U.S. intelligence

The Foreign Ministers of Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay expressed their “concern” and “outrage” for the alleged U.S. espionage in the region. The officials of each countries denounced the “aggression” against Bolivian...
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