Marches would be the reflection of Alianza Pais´ electoral setback in 2014 

“The reflection of a citizen discontent” that was shown at the February 2014 elections, political analysts say about the marches that have took place for the last three weeks in Ecuador. One of the analysts, Simon Pachano, considers that these citizen´s demonstrations...
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Fausto Valencia talks on electronic money

In an interview with El Telegrafo daily, Fausto Valencia, director of the Electronic Money Project of the Central Bank of Ecuador (BCE), clarifies doubts about the system. Valencia mentions that there are over 43,000 e-money accounts in the country, and to date there are about $...
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Two sectors raise private investment

Private investment has a considerable growth since 2013, and this would thanks to the Production Code, a text approved in 2010, which has been in full force for three years and led to the signing of investment contracts for 4.137 million dollars. The money is distributed in...
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Ecuador donates 112,000 liters of drinking water to Colombia due to emergency

The first shipment of water offered by Ecuador arrived at the municipality of Tumaco, Colombia’s southwest. Almost 110,000 liters of drinking water were sent from Puerto Esmeraldas, while the public company Infraestructuras Pesqueras del Ecuador brought another 1,700...
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Ecuadorians will spend $ 43 million to see the Pope

1 million people will come to Guayaquil and Quito to see Pope Francis, from 5 to 8 July, the Ministry of Tourism reported. The company conducted a telephone survey in 25 cities in the country through Coordinators of Research of the Ministry of Tourism, between 18 and 25 June. And...
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Mini Tri won the Mitad del Mundo World Cup

The U-17 team defeated 4-0 El National and became the Champion of the Mitad del Mundo World Cup U-18. The tournament was organized by Independiente del Valle, in its High Performance complex, and brought together national and international clubs. After this victory, the team is...
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Tuna gather in Guayaquil

Today begins the meeting of delegates of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), which will continue until next Thursday at the Hilton Colon Guayaquil Hotel. The executive director, Rafael Trujillo, said that some of the topics will be the growth of the fishing...
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Few foreign airlines arrive to Guayaquil

The tourism sector guilds will meet with the Minister of Tourism to discuss the alleged lack of interest in serving Guayaquil by foreign airlines that only arrive to Quito. A discussion with the Chamber of Tourism of Guayas, the Federation of Provincial Chambers (FENACAPTUR) and...
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According to Correa, the hardest part of the protests has passed

Rafael Correa, president of Ecuador, considers that the hardest of the protests has passed, though he said that these claims regenerated by groups he describes as opposition could be reiterated after the visit of Pope Francis to the country. He said he is a responsible president...
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Ecuador’s Day was celebrated in Moscow with bananas and roses

On Saturday June 27 the Moscow Flower Show exhibition was inaugurated, whose protagonists are banana and rose for Ecuador´s day, this event is organized by the Commercial Office of that country, in the Russian capital. Ecuador´s day, leads the banana market in Russia, and has a...
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