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Commission analyzes the affiliation of sex workers in the Assembly

The Commission on the Rights of Workers expects to deliver to the plenary, on March 6, the report for the second debate of the package of labor reforms and the Social Security Law. For the second debate of the reform package, the commission examines extending the benefit to...
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Charges will be applied on airfares to Ecuador

The Ministry of Tourism ordered the collection of new contributions for passengers flying out of the country, as well as those who purchase an airline ticket bound for Ecuador. The agreement 20140107 sets at USD 20 the contribution known as Eco Delta, a cost that applies to the...
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Indigenous and social antigovernment organizations join

Indigenous, social and political organizations resolved to participate together in a citizen mobilization and in the next elections. These resolutions were taken in Zamora during the weekend. Among those are to protest against the amendments, labor reforms and restricting...
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Maduro accused the US Vice President Joe Biden to lead campaign to overthrow him

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, reported on Sunday that US Vice President Joe Biden makes a campaign to encourage the overthrow of the government in this country. “The North imperial power has entered dangerous phase of desperation and have been talking to governments...
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Committee against Enforced Disappearances receives Mexico for the case of 43 missing students

Mexico appears for the first time at a hearing before the Committee on Enforced Disappearances today and tomorrow, by the disappearance of the 43 students in Iguala. In Geneva, the UN Committee will assess the situation of Mexico in this area, being the first time that the...
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Drivers are still circulating in Metroway rail despite sanctions

Since yesterday became effective the fine of the Guayaquil City Hall for invading the exclusive rail of the transport system Metrovía (Metroway); however, there were many drivers who ignored the rule. In addition to that, control operations were not reported in the city yesterday...
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“Inmediate cease fire” in Ukraine is requested by Poroshenko, Hollande and Merkel

French President François Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the head of state of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed this Sunday to set an “immediate ceasefire” in the east of the country, reported the Elysee. In a telephone interview, the three leaders...
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Former militaries are concerned by the reforms to the Social Security Law of the Armed Forces

The homologation of the retirement pensions in the Social Security Institute of the Armed Forces (ISSFA for its Spanish acronym), staff reductions, the participation of the Armed Forces in internal security and the imputation of alleged crimes against humanity are issues that...
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Commission will meet to define points of legislative consultation

The Food Sovereignty Commission will meet today to set the schedule and topics that will be put into consideration of the communes, communities, peoples and nations of Indians, Afroecuadorians and montubios (term referring to peasants) on the Organic Law on Rural Land and...
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Two meetings will be held in Guayaquil to discuss amendments

Assemblymen that propose changes to the Constitution and former constituents who want to stop them, will gather in Guayaquil, separately, but to analyze the same issue. On one side there are the eleven members of the occasional commission that processes the proposal in the...
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