Ecuador economy will increase by a 4% in 2014 and 2015, according to IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicted an improvement in the economies of Ecuador, Colombia and Bolivia, despite the significant slowdown of the Venezuelan Gross Domestic Product (Gthe DP) and growth below expectations of Peru. In its report released today...
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United States’s Tribunal legalizes gay marriage in 6 more states

The United States Supreme Court on Monday declined to rule on the legalization of gay marriage nationwide and rejected appeals of five states seeking to prohibit marriage between persons of the same sex. The Court’s decision held immediately will allow gay marriage in the...
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Sectional authorities are divided by reform in oil rent

Sectional Amazon authorities do not reach a united stance on their interest that the State raises the allocation they receive for oil exploitation, established in Law 010. Most Mayors argue that the income tax should go up $ 2 more than the current value (which is $ 1), an...
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39 Mejía high school students return to classes after judicial process

The 39 Mejía high school students, freed after the judicial processes by the manifestations of September 18, will return to their routine, they will reincorporate toclasses. “Yes, they were received back without any problem,” said Gonzalo Realpe, one of the advocates...
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Santos: Alvaro Uribe tried to initiate a peace process with the FARC in Brazil

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said yesterday, Monday, that the former President Alvaro Uribe tried to reach a peace process with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), between 2006 and 2007 in Brazil. Santos mentioned that the previous government not only...
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Prefecture of Manabi will submit its supporting documentation of La Manga del Cura in ten days

In ten days the legal and technical areas of the Prefecture of Manabi shall have ready a report of historical and legal terms in which this province is based to assert that the not defined area of La Manga del Cura belongs to them and not to the Guayas province. That report will...
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In 10 days the Catalan government will decide if the independence query is performed

The spokesman for the regional government of Catalonia, Francesc Homs, yesterday set October 15 as the deadline to decide if the referendum on the independence is viable given the interim suspension ordered by the Spanish Constitutional Court. Although the pro-query parties...
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AI and other NGOs call to clarify disappearance of students in Mexico

Last Monday, Amnesty International (AI) and other non-governmental organizations defending human rights, demanded an immediate explanation for the disappearance of 43 students and the identity of 28 bodies found in pits in Mexican state of Guerrero, southern Mexico....
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$ 1.2 million have been returned to Banco Sudamericano former clients

The Deposit Insurance Corporation (Cosede for its Spanish acronym) paid about $ 1,250,000 to 780 former depositors of Banco Sudamericano, which is in the process of compulsory liquidation since August 25. The board of the institution indicated that the total of Customers of Banco...
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Correa meets with representatives of university federations

President Rafael Correa met yesterday at a lunch with 125 representatives from 12 university federations and 19 state authorities. The objectives of the encounter were: First, to evaluate the public policies of higher education during these years of government. At the meeting...
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