off

New regulation for cosmetics quality

Personal care products and cosmetics have their own regulations on quality standards to be met in order to be marketed in Ecuador. The regulation in which the limitations and requirements are set up, is published in the Official Gazette and shall take effect within 180 days. The...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Ecuador recuses the court referees of the Chevron case

Ecuador recused the referees of the process filed against it by the US oil company Chevron, which rejects a millionaire conviction for environmental damage in the Amazon, said Attorney Diego Garcia, who is in the United States. “Ecuador has requested the recusal, has asked...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Ecuador and Venezuela seek to increase the price of international oil

Ecuador is working with Venezuela and other countries in a proposal with the aim to increase the international price of oil. This would be presented on November 27 in Vienna, during the meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), said the Finance...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

President Correa warns that he would take advantage of the query to ask several themes

President Rafael Correa does not exclude the possibility of asking the people on various issues if the opposition achieves to convene a popular consultation on amendments to the Constitution. “They First gather the signatures to see if anyone pays any attention to the...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Commission readjusted timetable to renew the CNE

The Commission in charge of the competition to renovate the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) adjusted the work schedule. Certain stages now would be earlier than scheduled. The Citizen Participation Council (CPC) said in a release that the Citizen...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Procedure of popular consultation on the CNE must be approved first by the CC

Making feasible a popular consultation, in which constitutional issues are addressed, as those raised by several political groups, in the case of indefinite reelection, must have a prior decision of the Constitutional Court (CC), before proceeding in the Electoral National...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

The President of the Constitutional Court said that the court did not rule on the query

The President of the Constitutional Court (CC), Patricio Pazmiño, defended the decision issued by the CC and gave the National Assembly the power to amend the Constitution, in16 of the 17 points raised by Alianza PAIS (AP). “Some politicians in campaign, trying to discredit...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Poroshenko: Ukraine is committed to peace but ready for war

The President Petro Poroshenko, warned yesterday that Ukraine is committed to the peace process begun with pro-Russian separatists, however, is rearming for a possible new war. “Ukraine is firmly committed to the peace plan” but is willing to deal with a rebel...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By

US Republican Party is the winner of the legislative elections

Republicans won the entire of Congress in congressional elections in the United States on Tuesday, leaving President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies in front of two years of difficult coexistence. The president’s opponents won the Senate and strengthened their...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By
off

Patiño indicates that the U.S. pledged to speed up extradition procedures

After the meeting with  the Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Roberta Jacobson, Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said that the US representative pledged her government’s help to expedite the extradition of the Isaias brothers; the former President...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014
, By