Resignation of Gloria Toapanta surprises CNE members

The resignation of Gloria Toapanta, one of the winners of the selection process in the Council of Citizen Participation, surprised the members of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), as she remained only six days in office. The argument was...

Superintendent of Banks of Ecuador resigns

  Pedro Solines Chacón, Superintendent of Banks of Ecuador, submitted his resignation yesterday to the position held since 2011. In his resignation letter, of irrevocable character, he indicated that he leaves his position for personal reasons. In the website of the...

Correa threatens to abandon his position again

Over seven years of administration, President Rafael Correa has threatened into giving up his position as top leader of the Government in Ecuador, as a strategy whenever a political deadlock occurs. The most recent happened last weekend, when the President said he would prefer to...

New Criminal Code generates resignation of doctors

The government’s decision to keep in the Criminal Code (COIP) the Article 146 which states the culpable homicide for medical malpractice has generated a massive resignation of doctors in different hospitals. As confirmed by Patricio Guerrero, chief of anesthesiology from...
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Italy Celebrates Berlusconi’s Resignation

This Saturday, Silvio Berlusconi resigned as prime minister of Italy, after 20 years marred by sex and judicial scandals. Hundreds of people gathered outside the Quirinale Palace to fire him with boos and insults while uncorking bottles of champagne celebrating with banners...