Government inaugurates first fishing port in Manabí

President Rafael Correa inaugurated on March 12 the first fishing port of Manabi. This work stands on 14 hectares to directly benefit 2,500 artisanal fishermen and, indirectly, more than 10,000 people. The investment, through the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries,...

First case of chikungunya was confirmed in Esmeraldas

Authorities of the Ministry of Public Health today confirmed the first case of chikungunya in Esmeraldas. It would be a patient who arrived to Manabi and after showing symptoms, sent a blood sample to the National Institute of Public Health Research (Inspi for its Spanish...

Prefecture of Guayas request that Rafael Correa decides on limit conflict

The Prefecture of Guayas will apply to the institutional solution to solve the border dispute with Manabi by the Manga del Cura community, said the Prefect of Guayas Jimmy Jairala. “With Manabi there are no possibilities of a settlement, definitely,” he said....

Deadline for the report on Manga del Cura would finalize Tomorrow

Within the process of setting boundaries between provinces or cantons, the Presidency of the Republic, through its legal adviser Alexis Mera requested to the National Committee of Internal Limits (Conali) a technical-legal and social report of the Manga del Cura zone, disputed...

Guayas analyzes filing an appeal of institutional resolution

Prefect of Guayas, Jimmy Jairala met with the Commission on the Limits of the Provincial Council to discuss the possibility of bringing an action for institutional resolution before the President of the Republic, to solve the border dispute with the province of Manabi by the area...
Posted On 31 Oct 2014

Agreements continue to resolve border problems between Guayas and Manabí

To resolve in a friendly way the settlement of the bordering uncertainties in the communities of Las pavitas (between Pedro Carbo and Paján) and San Pablo de Pueblo Nuevo (border area between Santa Ana and Balzar), was the agreement between the Prefects of Manabi, Mariano...

Manabí has the highest percentage of beneficiaries of the welfare bonus

The province of Manabí has a 26.8%, higher percentage of beneficiaries of the Human Development Bonus (BDH by its Spanish acronym), a subsidy of $50 dollars that the Ecuador Government provided to help households in poverty. Guayas with 16.2% and Orellana with 12.5%, are as...
Rains bring hope for farmers of Ambato and Manabi

Rains bring hope for farmers of Ambato and Manabi

While last year Jorge Miranda hardly cultivated a 15 quintals, he mentions that the first rains give the signal that in this 2014 the situation will be different, so along with his brothers they are enlisted to clean the hectare of their property located in the Sancan district,...