It is five days left for the safeguard measure proposed by Ecuador to be authorized or not

Before Saturday, January 7, the General Secretariat of the Andean Community (CAN) will issue its final decision on the request of Ecuador, regarding the establishment of safeguards by currency devaluation. The date shown was marked in a statement of the same Andean organization,...

The CAN denies authorization of safeguard measure in Ecuador

The Secretariat of the Andean Community issued on January 26 a statement that says: “Before untrue reports that have circulated this afternoon in some media, in the sense that this General Secretariat issued its pronouncement regarding the request of the Republic of Ecuador...

Safeguard measures are applied despite warning from the CAN

The exchange safeguard measures to imports that arrive from Colombia and Peru are enforced from the January 5, despite the warnings of the Andean Community (CAN). The CAN alerted the day after the announcement of the Ecuadorian government, that “the application of safeguard...

Colombia lamented the Ecuador safeguarding of 21% on their products

Colombian Minister of Agriculture Aurelio Iragorri Valencia lamented the “unilateral measure” taken by Ecuador of imposing a safeguard of 21% to products from Colombia, but hoped a solution through dialogue. “We hope that by way of the constructive dialogue a...

U.S.A: Republicans plan to block measure for immigrants

Republicans at the US House of Representatives plan to vote on a bill that blocks the deportation of millions of immigrants without legal authorization living in the country. This funding was part of the executive measures that President Barack Obama announced last November. The...