Gabriela Rivadeneira´s reelection is supported by AP

It´s just one month before the internal elections of the National Assembly, which are held every two years and where dignities such as the President, two Vice Presidents, four members of the Council on Legislative Administration (CAL), plus the presidents and vice presidents of...

Carlos Ramírez would be apt for re-election of the CNJ presidency

Carlos Ramirez left open the possibility of running to a third term of the National Court of Justice (CNJ), who said that “the 21 judges of the court have the right and are qualified to hold the office.” Similarly the highest authority of the Judicial Council, Gustavo...

Reelection of Ramirez in the CNJ is under analysis

The absence of a constitutional and legal norm casts doubts that Carlos Ramírez opts for the reelection in the presidency of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym), especially when the Council of Justice (CJ) ranked him as the best evaluated judge, with 99.10...

Avanza party calls for reelection to be up to two years

The Avanza party will defend the thesis of allowing up to two consecutive reelections in the processing of the draft amendments in the Assembly, which Alianza PAIS (AP) sponsors. Its National President and Minister of Industries, Ramiro González reported on November 27 that the...

Commission received views on the term of reelection

The Occasional Commission, which is in charge of the draft constitutional amendments in the Assembly, this November 17 received several criteria on the modification that seeks to eliminate the limit for the reelection of the President and other popular elected officials. This,...

President Correa will announce in 2016 if he plans to go on reelection

President Rafael Correa said on Thursday November 6 that he will postpone until 2016 the announcement about a new possible candidacy, after the constitutional judgment that opened the door for indefinite reelection. “The (presidential) elections are in February 2017, then...

Markets fall after the re-election of Rousseff in Brazil

The re-election of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff collapsed on Monday, October 27 the stock exchange and the real (Brazilian currency),revealing the challenges she faces to unite the country and revive the stagnant economy. The markets, that preferred the defeated...

Correa congratulated Juan Manuel Santos on his reelection

President Rafael Correa said during his weekly address that Colombia will achieve the peace under the leadership of Juan Manuel Santos, who he publicly congratulated on achieving the reelection. “Colombia voted for democracy, for peace, our dear friend, President Juan...
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