EU project seeks to preserve two Ecuadorian moorlands

The Ambassador of the European Union (EU) in Colombia, María Antonia Van Gool, yesterday presented the project ‘Moorlands: Biodiversity and water resources in the northern Andes,’ which seeks to promote conservation in seven Andean highlands of Colombia, Ecuador and...

Construction company of Toachi-Pilatón project has been fined since 2013 for $ 3.25 million

China International Water & Electric (CWE), construction company of the hydroelectric project Toachi-Pilatón, has been fined for more than $ 3.25 million due to defaults on its contract in terms of time, technical procedures, and standards of health and safety. The sanctions...

Toachi-Pilatón has an advance of 62% in one year of delay

Even though the Toachi-Pilatón hydroelectric project, located two hours from Quito, has a steadily progress in its works, it has a near one-year delay. The works are performed in 10 different fronts between km 59 and 76 of the Alóag-Santo Domingo route. The project has an advance...

Culture Law remains as project in the Assembly since 2010

It’s been four years since the Law of Culture has not returned to be debated in the National Assembly. The hundred ruling party assembly members, a majority in the plenary, have not gotten this law to be approved. The same law that should have been issued in October 2009,...