Connie Jimenez Romero is the new Miss Ecuador 2016

The most beautiful woman in the country is Connie Jimenez Romero, designated Miss Ecuador 2016 during the ceremony held in the city of Machala, province of El Oro. Connie Jimenez stood out among the 21 candidates, which were prepared for months and toured several provinces. The...
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Emergency in El Oro by the flooding of bordering canal with Peru

Six cantons of the El Oro province were declared in local emergency due to the overflowing of rivers and streams that have caused floods. The Zarumilla river international canal overflowed on Saturday because of heavy rains, affecting the bordering populations with Peru. The...

Drought in El Oro affects farmers

Several areas of Manabi experience a season of drought since the beginning of February, mainly affecting crops, what worries farmers in the area.   The alert was given last week. The notice spread regarding the fact that the authorities would send only 2 cubic metres per second...
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10 thousand inhabitants are affected by the collapse of a bridge

The bridge structure that served as a link road  between the cantons of Zaruma and Atahualpa, in the province of El Oro, collapsed on the Arcapamba Creek on Saturday, after suffering a settlement in one of the ends, causing the main platform to be disabled to vehicular traffic....
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Fires Reactivated in Chilla and Pasochoa

Wildfires supposedly extinct are being reactivated in the Chilla Canton, of el Oro province, and in the Pasochoa Ecological Reserve, southeast of the city of Quito. Right now, members of the affected communities, firefighters, and military members, are fighting the flames. The...
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Wildfires Continue to Destroy the Ecosystem of el Oro Province Located in the Southern Coast of Ecuador

The ten straight days of wildfires in Ecuador have caused serious damage to the ecosystem of el Oro province. More than a thousand hectares of forests and hundreds of animals have been destroyed by the nearly 2,000 fires. In the mountains of the Chilla canton in el Oro province,...
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Banana Producers Expect Another Government Purchase

Impatient small and medium banana producers are expecting a second round of fruit purchase from the government in the same previous mode, through the collection center Mariscal Sucre, in Guayas province. Farmers have sold few banana clusters to the Ministry of Agriculture,...

Ecuadorian Sees the Initial Banana Purchase with Uncertainty

Today the small and medium banana producers of El Oro accepted the government announcement of buying banana clusters at $3 for those with over demand. They believe this commitment would start working during next week. Agricultures still don’t know with exactitude how the entire...
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