Ecuadorian light crude is traded in Houston

Today and tomorrow at the Westin Galleria in Houston, US, the manager of EP Petroecuador, Carlos Pareja Yannuzzelli, will meet with representatives of about thirty international companies and traders interested in selling light crude of 28 degrees API and low sulfur to Ecuador....

43% of exports went to the United States

According to statistics from the Central Bank of Ecuador (BCE), the United States is still the primary customer of Ecuador. And it bought, in the first quarter of 2015, 43% of the export basket of the country. The US bought 2.203 million dollars in the first three months of the...

Francisco Borja, Ecuador’s new ambassador to the US

Francisco Borja, who led the Ecuadorian diplomatic mission in Chile and former Minister of Culture, was appointed ambassador to the United States by President Rafael Correa. “Precisely today the United States has just given consent to the new ambassador Francisco...

Cuba would come out of the terrorism list “in the coming days”

The Secretary of State John Kerry announced that “in the coming days,” President Barack Obama will solve the permanence of Cuba on the list of countries that sponsor terrorism. The VII Summit of of the Americas has been the background scenario of transcendental...

Imposition of quarantines in the US generates criticism

The head of infectious disease control in the US Government, Anthony Fauci, warned on October 26 that the imposition of mandatory quarantines to medical personnel that returns from West Africa can deter many professionals to combat Ebola in these countries. The states of New...

US Office in Quito will work until the end of month

Cooperation of American Security Office, which operated in Quito, will remain acting five days, said it the spokesman of the Pentagon of the United States, Colonel Steven Warren. On April 7, the regime carried out the order that until the end of this month to remove this group,...

Mujica requests to US. release Cuban prisoners

The Uruguayan President José Mujica revealed yesterday that in Exchange for receiving prisoners from Guantanamo, at the request of the United States, he called on Washington to release Cuban prisoners accused of spying in that country. “It is a request for a human rights...
The Prosecutor's Office expects that US. respect the extradition of the Isaias brothers

The Prosecutor’s Office expects that US. respect the extradition of the Isaias brothers

Almost two years after the condemning of the brothers Roberto and William Isaias, the National Court of Justice (NCJ) ratified yesterday, March 13, the ruling that sentence to 8 years in prison the former owners of Filanbanco on charges of embezzlement. This resolution, according...