Trade of southern border affected by floods and safeguard measures

There are many Ecuadorians who come to Huaquillas, border town with Peru, whose name changes to Aguas Verdes just after walking a few meters, in order to purchase goods at lower costs. The overflow of the Zarumilla river, about a week ago, because of the heavy rains has caused...

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...