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75 witnesses were called to trial for Cofiec case

Judge rapporteur Luis Enriquez declared the hearing of trial for the so-called Cofiec Case, that is being developed this March 2 at the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym) and where 75 witnesses were called, of whom 60 attended. On behalf of private...
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Correa will meet with representatives of the business sector in Carondelet

Two industry representatives arrived today to Palacio de Carondelet to hold a meeting with President Rafael Correa. The purpose of the meeting, which will start at 13:30, will aim to review issues related to foreign trade and national productivity, said the Coordinating Minister...
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Bill Gates is again the world’s richest man, according to Forbes

Forbes magazine ranked this Monday, March 2 the American Bill Gates as the richest man in the world, surpassing Mexican Carlos Slim, who repeats this year the same position of 2014. Gates retained for the second consecutive year the place he recovered in 2014, and the one he has...
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Israeli Prime Minister arrives to Washington and will addrees to the Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced at the start of his visit to Washington that “the news of the death of relations between the US and Israel are not only premature, but wrong.” Netanyahu added that the record attendance at the annual conference of...
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Venezuela imposes visa to the US and denies the entrance to officials from that country

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro decided on Saturday, February 28, the request of a visa to any US citizen who wishes to enter Venezuelan territory and banned the entry to his country to a number of US officials and former officials, including former President George W. Bush...
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Offices for the entities of the Executive branch will not be built by insufficient funds of the State

The insufficient economic resources  have led the Ecuadorian government to decide a cut of at least $ 334 million of the construction of the platforms Governmental Policy and that of Strategic Sectors, among these the new offices of President Rafael Correa, which will have to...
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Cristina Fernández described as “an embarrassment” the complaint of Nisman

During her opening address to the Legislative Assembly, the President of Argentina, Cristina Fernandez, made harsh criticism of the judiciary, which she accused of not respecting the Constitution. In addition, the president described the allegation of t...
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New elements are added to the investigation of the accidented Dhruv helicopters

Reports of the Military Accidents Investigating Boards of the last three air mishaps and the monitoring to recommendations made by the General Comptroller of the State in 2013 would be some of the new elements that the Commission of Sovereignty and International Relations of the...
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Mujica’s successor assumes the presidency in Uruguay

On March 1st, Tabaré Vázquez took over the presidency of Uruguay with the challenge of maintaining the economic growth and bring marijuana to pharmacies, government policies of his predecessor José Mujica. International media have claimed that Vázquez task will not be easy,...
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Government boosts plan to strengthen the family to replace the Enipla

The new project called Plan Familia Ecuador (Family Plan Ecuador for its Spanish name) will be the one to substitute the Enipla (Intersectoral Strategy for Family Planning and Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention for its Spanish acronym). The same, consists of 98 pages that deal with...
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