Hospital of IESS is declared in emergency

The chairman of the board of the Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS for its Spanish acronym), Victor Hugo Villacrés, announced the morning of January 21 the declaration of emergency of the hospital Teodoro Maldonado Carbo, of Guayaquil. According to Villacrés, the...

Ecuadorian Government declares Judicial Emergency

Last Monday, the Ecuadorian president, Rafael Correa, declared a judicial emergency to ensure legal services in a controversial transition period of the courts and judges. Correa’s decree will last for 60 days and it will permit the government to mobilize the judiciary throughout...