Rodas confirms that Quito will have its Subway

The Mayor of Quito, Mauricio Rodas, said that the plans for the construction of a Subway in Quito will be fulfilled. The Mayor noted that multilateral agencies and the City Hall will be the responsible to cover the fiscal gap. Rodas said that multilateral agencies that fund the...

SUMA-Vive and Alianza País submitted proposals for the subway

The SUMA-Vive and Alianza País Councilors block officially submitted to the Mayor of Quito, Mauricio Rodas, their proposals to cover the financial gap of the subway. The document, prepared by SUMA-Vive, requests the profits generated by hydroelectric plants located in the...

Moscow subway accident leaves 20 dead and hundreds injured

The Moscow subway suffered the derailment of three carriages that circulated between stations “Povedi Park” and “Slavonic bulvar”, leaving at least 20 people dead and over a hundred injured. According to Itar-Tass agency, the accident occurred this Tuesday...

Rodas extends deadline to build the subway in Quito

The Mayor of Quito Mauricio Rodas extended the deadline, from 36 to 42 months, for the construction of the subway in this city, with the intention to avoid the increasing cost of the work. This change was made so that the term does not force to hire more staff and equipment. The...