Resolution allows that parts for 4G cellphones are imported in Ecuador

From Wednesday, March 4 Resolution 007-2015 is in force, through which the Board of Foreign Trade (Comex) enables the importation of certain pieces of mobile phones that will allow to assemble more of these devices (for the 4G service) in Ecuador. This measure will allow...

Ecuador will study its continuity in the CAN

President Rafael Correa said yesterday that the continuity of the country in the Andean Community (CAN for its Spanish acronym) should be “seriously examined.” These statements were given after the CAN issued last week a contrary resolution to the trade protection...

CAN suspends decision issued in Lima

The Andean Community of Nations (CAN) temporarily suspended Resolution 1695, emitted last June 6 , in Lima, Peru; which set a deadline of 15 days for Ecuador to lift the measures through Resolution 116 of the Comex, which is in force since December 2013. This resolution was...

Syria Intensifies Assault on Homs

Recently a Syrian military assault on Homs killed dozens of people, while world leaders struggle for a diplomatic arrangement to end the violence in the country. After the failure of a UN Security Council resolution, Russia’s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov arrived Damascus on...

30-S: Correa Will Appeal Against Court Decision

Ecuadorian President, Rafael Correa announced yesterday that he will appeal to the resolution of the judges of 5th Criminal Court of Guarantees regarding the absolution of police Coronel Cesar Carrion. Correa accused judge Hugo Sierra of pardoning the man that screamed, “kill the...