Delivery of 40 buses in Quito causes controversy between its mayor and president Correa

The delivery of 40 articulated buses in Quito ignited the controversy between President Rafael Correa and the capital’s Mayor Mauricio Rodas. The president wrote in his Twitter account the night of Wednesday, March 4: “Gratitude has always been a virtue of the people...

Ruling party qualifies the union of local politicians as “a political fanesca” that has “electioneering purposes”

The formation of the so-called Political Front for National Unity in the Diversity (Frente Político por la Unidad Nacional en la Diversidad,by its Spanish name) which is integrated by local authorities of different political parties to the ruling one, is not well seen by Alianza...

Manifesto of Local authorities calls for national unity

After the meeting of the Mayors of Quito and Guayaquil, Mauricio Rodas (SUM-lives) and Jaime Nebot (PSC-MG) respectively, and the Prefect of Azuay (Participa-Igualdad), Paul Carrasco, a manifesto of four paragraphs was made, in they make a call for national unity in the...

Mauricio Rodas does not confirm candidacy for presidency despite the insistence of his followers

“2017 is just around the corner and the SUMA movement will continue growing and will achieve the application of its ideals throughout Ecuador.” With those words, Mauricio Rodas, Mayor of Quito and president of that political group, asked his followers, during the...

On Monday mayors of Guayaquil, Quito and the Prefect of Azuay will meet in Cuenca

On Monday, the mayors of the largest cities in the country, along with the prefect of Azuay will meet in Cuenca. It is planned to make a political statement on the situation in the country. This meeting would not to be related directly or exclusively with the defense of municipal...

Rodas confirms that Quito will have its Subway

The Mayor of Quito, Mauricio Rodas, said that the plans for the construction of a Subway in Quito will be fulfilled. The Mayor noted that multilateral agencies and the City Hall will be the responsible to cover the fiscal gap. Rodas said that multilateral agencies that fund the...

Supercom submitted the collection of the fine for Mauricio Rodas to the comptroller

The Mayor of Quito, Mauricio Rodas, stays in his position of not paying the fine of $ 3,400 for allegedly censor a radio program. The Superintendency of Communication (Supercom for its Spanish acronym) sent yesterday to the General Comptroller the record for the payment to be...

Ecuadorinmediato commented on Mauricio Rodas opposition to the sanction

“Mr. Mayor, to be respected you have to be respectful. Not invoking or calling for the disrespect of the law, or offloading your own responsability on others, in a repetitive behavior that becomes suspicious that way of proceeding… ,” says the statement issued...