Mauricio Macri will not come to Ecuador for the CELAC summit

President of Argentina Mauricio Macri suspended his attendance to the CELAC summit, that will be held on January 27, in Quito, due to an injury and the “physical effort” during his trip to Davos, reported on Sunday the Presidency. Vice president Gabriela Michetti will...

Legislators, justice and order authorities had a new year´s eve dinner at Carondelet

President Rafael Correa offered a new year´s eve dinner that was attended by Alianza Pais assembly members, control and justice authorities, military leaders and the police commander. The celebration took place in the banquet hall of the Carondelet Palace, on December 29. The...

President Correa met with indigenous representatives

President Rafael Correa presided on March 16 a working lunch with representatives of the indigenous movement in the Yellow room in Carondelet Palace. Antonio Vargas, one of the leaders who attended the event, said it was about a working lunch to focus on public policy on three...

President Correa questioned Obama’s decision against Venezuela

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa questioned the decision of the US government to declare an extraordinary threat to Venezuela and impose economic sanctions. On his Twitter account, Correa said the decision of Barack Obama “declaring Venezuela unusual and extraordinary...

Judge dismissed complaint against President Fernández

Argentine Federal Judge Daniel Rafecas rejected on thursday, February 28 the complaint of the deceased prosecutor Alberto Nisman against President Cristina Fernandez for alleged cover to the Iranians accused of an anti-Semitic attack in 1994. “I resolve to dismiss the...

Carlos Ramírez was reelected as president of the CNJ

Carlos Ramirez was reelected as president of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym), for the next three years. On Monday the seven new judges were inaugurated, once the process of partial restructuring of the highest court of justice was completed. The...

CNE with its new councilors will appoint its president

The designation of the new president and vice president of the National Electoral Council (CNE) for the next three years will be one of the first activities that will involve the participation of the two new councilors elected in late 2014. The first session of the renovated CNE...

President Fernández suspends trip to the Vatican

The President of Argentina, Cristina Fernández, suspended a trip to the Vatican that was scheduled for January, due to a fracture of her ankle, suffered on Friday, December 26, reported the Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich. Fernández had planned an interview with Pope Francis along...