Tourism produced $ 1.487 million in Ecuador

Last year, tourism in Ecuador recorded a total revenue of $ 1,487.2 million, the Ministry of Tourism reported today. In 2013, a revenue of $ 1,251.2 million was recorded, so this year the goal is to reach $ 1,734.5 million, while $ 2,752 million for 2018. Sandra Naranjo, Minister...

Trade and travel between the United States and Cuba will be facilitated from today

From today, T¡the  United States and Cuba will make more flexible restrictions on trade and investment in the island, after the government of President Barack Obama significantly relieved the embargo in force for half a century. The announcement of the new standards is the next...

Convention Bureau will belong to the City Hall

Creating the Convention Bureau is an enterprise engaged by the Conventions Center Simon Bolivar, hoteliers and tour operators for over a decade. The project aims to convert the Pacific Pearl in a venue for conferences, meetings, conventions and exhibitions. On October 8, Mayor...
Posted On 27 Oct 2014

Quito strives to be one of the Seven Wonders Cities of the World

 Worldwide voting concluded , and today will be known if the capital of the Republic is one of the 14 finalists of the contest Seven Wonders Cities of the World. After competing with 1,179 cities worldwide, Quito is among the 21 finalists contest Seven Wonders Cities of the...
Posted On 07 Oct 2014

Easter Holidays will raise internal tourism

The Easter Holidays are an opportunity to boost domestic tourism which, in just three days, promises to mobilize a million of nationals. Thus calculated the Hotel Federation of the country based on last years figures. In that sense, the numbers are optimistic and upward.   Unlike...

The campaign `All You Need is Ecuador´ moves to international media

The first phase of the campaign, All You Need is Ecuador, ends today, the 19 letters, placed in 19 cities, will be put together in a single city of the country.   According to the authorities, the exercise was successful, especially in social networks. The Twitter accoun...

Cubans may enter Ecuador without invitation letter

Cubans who want to to enter Ecuador for three months already should not submit an invitation letter as part of the immigration requirements from today, April 1, 2014, reported the Foreign Ministry. This requirement, in force since January 2013, is suppressed due to the excellent...

Correa went to Milagro by railway

Last Tuesday, President Rafael Correa inspected the rehabilitation of the railroad being built in Milagro, Guayas Province, and took the opportunity to get inside of one of the locomotives along with dozens of followers akin to his government. After the tour, Jorge Carrera,...