Commission will convene liquidation of Hoy newspaper

The Committee on Rights of the Workers of the Assembly will convene Edith Duke, liquidator of Edimpres. With this, it is expected clarify the state of the sale of goods of Hoy newspaper and the settlement payments to employees. Betty Carrillo (AP), President of the Commission,...

Mantilla says that closure of Hoy newspaper is done because of a political action

Jaime Mantilla, who was Executive Director of Edimpres, the company that printed the Hoy newspaper, said: “Coincidentally with the start of the citizen’s revolution (economic) losses begin to occur in late July 2007”. Mantilla said in an interview with...

Aedep questions “control” on newspapers

On Thursday the director of the Ecuadorian Association of Newspaper Publishers (Aedep for its Spanish acronym), Diego Cornejo, said that newspapers are businesses subject to greater control in Ecuador, all under the recent closure of HOY Newspaper. “The media in Ecuador,...

Secretary of Communication clarifies that Hoy Newspaper does not close due to lack of freedom

Fernando Alvarado, National Secretary of Communications, said in a press release that Hoy closed its printed version for business problems and not due to lack of freedom in the country. Hoy registered a capital of $ 4.6 million and the net loss was of $ 4.21 million, i.e. the...

International Media supports HOY Newspaper

The union Periódicos Asociados Latinoamericanos (PAL), which brings together 19 international print media, made ​​a claim for “the loss of freedoms in Ecuador and the continuous attacks and restrictions on the press,” which, they consider, caused the suspension of the...

HOY Newspaper will become 100% digital

According to the director of HOY Newspaper, Jaime Mantilla Anderson, through a statement, next Sunday June 29 will be the last time the journal presents a print edition. The statement states that the newspaper, founded on June 7, 1982, will keep its digital version and they are...