Establishing the communication as a public service would be “unnecessary” according to Luis Torres

The Superintendent of Communication, Carlos Ochoa, spoke at the Occasional Commission of the Assembly, which processes the amendments on the change to Section 384 of the Constitution, which seeks to establish the communication as a public service. For him, it is “a...

Opposition criticizes the document approved by the ruling party for the 2015 budget

With a majority of the ruling party, the budget for 2015 was approved in the National Assembly yesterday with USD 36,317 million. The document was criticized by the opposition assemblymen. The Assemblyman from the Movement Concertación, Ramiro Aguilar, said that the budget...

Possible penalty reform for media lynching generates criticism

The announcement of an amendment to the Communications Law, that would harden the penalty on the ‘media lynching’, generated criticism in lawmakers of (AP) and the opposition. The Superintendent of Communication (Supercom),Carlos Ochoa, said that a draft amendment to...

Monetary Code expects approval of the Executive

The validity of the Monetary and Financial Organic Code could take up to two months, according to the missing legal deadlines to meet. Although the National Assembly has just approved the legal text, on August 25, the government must punish the document. The currency code was...

Luis Fernando Torres: “Comparing European regimes with the Ecuadorian government is like comparing apples to potatoes”

This was stated by the opposition Assemblyman Luis Fernando Torres, who, according to his resume, performed postdoctoral studies in European integration in Belgium. Torres says that in the European continent there are “parliamentary republics or monarchies“, and in Ecuador...