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Quito’s Fair “Jesús del gran poder” is Coming Soon

The official opening of the Quito Fair was held last night. During the event it was announced that the fair “Jesus del Gran Poder 2010”. This will be an especial occasion since the Plaza de Toros Quito (Quito Bulls Square) celebrates 50 years since its inauguration. This year,...
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Four Ecuadorian Miners Trapped

Four Ecuadorian miners got trapped 150 meters underground in Portovelo, El Oro. The accident happened at 3 in the morning, there was a landslide in Casa Negra mine, from the Mine Sadco Company. At the moment a crisis committee is working on the rescue plan. “The filling material...
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Skype and Facebook Team Up

According to official reports from Skype, the most important internet service for callings, a lot of their main services have been integrated with the biggest social network on Internet, Facebook. Among those features there is the Contacts List and the comments on walls. In the...
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Police Officers Seize Illegal Car Workshop

Police officers discovered a workshop located on Bastion Popular with different parts of cars and accessories of illegal origin. One person was detained for further investigations to determine the origin of the cars, according to the police many of them were stolen to be...
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Nuclear Central for Venezuela

Russia and Venezuela signed a treaty for the construction of the first Nuclear Central in the South American country. This Friday the Venezuelan leader, Hugo Chávez meet with Russian President Dmitri Medvedev at Moscow, the event was covered on television. The board of Rosatom a...
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Unemployment Rate in Ecuador Has Decreased

The Government reported this Friday that he unemployment rate in Ecuador fell to 7.4 percent in the third trimester of 2010. Last year, during the same period, it represented 9.1 percent. According to INEC statistics institute, the rate is also lower than the one in the second...
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Ecuadorian National Assembly Approves Financial Bill

At 20h00 on Thursday night, the Legislative Assembly of Ecuador approved the Financial Bill, with 73 votes in favor and 31 votes against, 1 absent vote and another vote in blank. The Second Debate of the Law took place yesterday with nearly 20 legislators, while the Government...
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Hit and Run Accident in Samborondon

A traffic accident on Samborondon left three wounded, the event occurred early morning near the urban area of El Rio, north of the city. The Samborondon Fire Department paramedics arrived and stabilized the wounded, which immediately were taken to the hospital clinica Kennedy of...
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More Gifts for the Miners

“All the country wants to welcome you all in La Moneda. So I’m here to invite you to La Moneda on October 25th, so we can welcome you the way you deserve,” said President Sebastian Piñera to the miners during his visit to the hospital yesterday. The President didn’t think an...
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Plane Crash in Colombia Leaves 4 People Dead

AFP – According to reports of the Authorities, 4 people lost their lives on Fruday after a small plane crashed at the NorthEast of Colombia. The causes of the crash are yet to be determined. The Colombian Air Force (FAC) is collaborating with the rescue labors and reported...
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