Demonstrations are being held by the call through social networks

Wednesday concentrations in favor and against the government took place. Supporters of the regime stood at Los Shyris tribune with green flags. Instead, opponents were two blocks away, at the Republica de El Salvador Street, where they waved black flags. Both sides were guarded...
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Land Law is approved by 94% of organizations

This Wednesday the assembly summoned the representatives of second degree of indigenous, peasant and Afro Ecuadorian organizations to participate in provincial public hearings. Thus initiates the second phase of pre-legislative consultation on the draft Law on Rural Land and...
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Private or public works will generate capital gain tax

The Government intends to charge a tax of 75% to “extraordinary gains” related to that gain. The capital gain is the increased market value of a property or land. But the draft Reformatory Law to the Code of Organization sent Monday to the Assembly by the Executive...
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$ 400 million in foreign investment generates benefits

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United Nations (ECLAC) analyzed in 2013 the benefit it foreign direct investment (FDI) bring to the nations where it lands and concluded that it was still a topic of discussion. According to the agency, while FDI...
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Do not forget your roots with “Passport Ecuador”

Passport Ecuador is a funny and entertaining game that aims to bring together the family while learning a bit more about Ecuador, this game can be played by up to eight participants or teams, who must take a tour around a 5 colors track, in which there are 480 questions in 11...
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Profits are collected virtually by former employees

Former workers who did not directly collected their profits in 2014 will be able to do so online. The Labor Ministry announced on its website www.trabajo.gob.ec, through which the former employees shall register their data in order to cash their securities. There, an instruction...
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Hotels prepared for the visit of Pope Francis

The hotel industry is prepared to accommodate the thousands of catholics who visit the city regarding this religious event. As part of the marketing strategies, the hotels of the city are trying to attract a larger demand through price and services offers that are promoted in...
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25 years have passed since Andres Gomez’s victory at Roland Garros

It was June 10, 1990 when the Ecuadorian tennis player Andres Gomez took the win at the Roland Garros tournament. In an interview with El Universo, Andres remembers this great achievement. Gomez said he always dreamed of winning a Grand Slam, and that winning at age 30 was not a...
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Carondelet prepares plan before protests

The government party, Alianza País, will respond to the concentrations against the Government with information and organization. Yesterday they met at the last minute in the Government Palace, to analyze and monitor these protests, called by the Vice President Jorge Glas....
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Riot police safeguards De los Shyris Tribune

200 riot policemen were deployed from 15:00 this Wednesday in front of the Tribune located at the De los Shyris Avenue, in northern Quito. The messages “I´m a cop and also a son,” “I’m a cop and a brother also,” “I’m a cop _ and a father...
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