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President of Ukraine announces meeting with Putin for unclogging peace process

The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko announced yesterday he will meet in January with the Russian leader Vladimir Putin, to unclogging the peace process in the east of the country, whilst ruled out an early entry into NATO. “My diplomat year will begin on January 15...
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Scotland registers its first case of Ebola coming from Sierra Leone

Scotland today confirmed its first case of Ebola in a health worker who arrived last Sunday to Glasgow coming from Sierra Leone. The patient, who came to the Glasgow Airport on a British Airways flight after a stop in Casablanca (Morocco) and London, is isolated and under...
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Prefect Jairala delivers solution to the Guayas River dredging

The Prefecture of the Guayas seeks a comprehensive solution to the problem of the accumulation of sediments in the Guayas River. The provincial executive, Jimmy Jairala, considers it is necesary the formation of a committee involving his counterpart of Los Rios an...
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Tropical storm and floods generate deaths in the Philippines and Malaysia

At least 30 people have been killed by floods caused by tropical storm that hits the Philippines two days ago, according to the latest official figures released this Tuesday, and another 10 people have lost their lives in Malaysia. Heavy rain fell upon fishing and tourist areas...
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Unified salary for 2015 will be $ 354

The Minister of Labour, Carlos Marx Carrasco, today announced an increase of $14 for the unified salary, which will increase to $ 354. Carlos Marx Carrasco justified his decision to increase only 4.11%, noting that “with the appreciation of the dollar and the huge...
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Claro and Movistar shall pay a fine and refund overcharged values to users

The Conecel company (Claro) shall pay to the Superintendency of Telecommunications around $ 40 million for the sanction imposed by the control agency in 1999, over the issue of rounding consumption time in calls, in which the company billed as one minute the seconds that were...
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60% of Ecuadorians approve the management of Correa, according Cedatos

60% of Ecuadorians approve the management of President Rafael Correa, said a survey released yesterday by the President of Cedatos, Polibio Cordova. According to the survey, 32% of Ecuadorians disapprove the management and 8% did not respond, said Cordova, who noted that the...
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CES received new curricula of administrative careers

Four universities with administrative careers submitted to the Council of Higher Education (CES for its Spanish acronym) the drafts of the redesigns of their curricula, according to the Ecuadorian Academic Network of Wide Field Administration Careers (Raeca). These are the...
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Reforms to the Traffic Law were approved

The reforms to the Traffic Law were finally approved this December 29, after President Rafael Correa issued his observations. The changes will take effect in the next 48 working hours. One of the points to reform has relation with the mechanism to obtain the license for...
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Number of deaths in Greek ferry fire rises to 12

Ten people died in total on Sunday, in the fire at the “Norman Atlantic” ferry, off the Albanian coast on the Adriatic Sea and 427 were rescued, but uncertainty remains about the actual number of passengers on board. The previous balance counted eight dead, but...
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