The thesis of increasing penalties for microtrafficking prevailed in the ruling party

Yesterday the majority of the ruling bloc voted in favor of the report for the second debate on the Prevention of Drugs bill, which increases from one to three years in prison the penalty for trafficking at minimum level; and from three to five years in prison the middle scale...
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Cuban `heroes´ visited President Rafael Correa 

The five Cuban citizens who served prison in the US for alleged espionage yesterday visited President Rafael Correa (c) to express their ‘unconditional’ support to the Citizen Revolution. Gerardo Hernandez, Antonio Guerrero, Ramon Labañino, Rene Gonzalez and Fernando...
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Shrimp farming is more profitable than tuna

  According to figures from the Central Bank of Ecuador on the economic growth in the second quarter, much more optimistic results are shown for agriculture and shrimp farming than for fishing. Not only because shrimp grows at a crazy pace, but because fish catches have...
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Retirement pensions triggers a heated debate

  How does it currently work? After 25 years at the same company, the employee is entitled to receive a pension provided by the employer. The monthly minimum is $ 20 (if he receives a pension from the Social Security) and $ 30 if he doesn´t receive his pension. Section 216...
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The Attorney General is the one who has to account for the judgment of the IA Court HR says former congressman

Former congressman Luis Villacis reaffirmed that the dismissal of the judges of the Supreme Court in 2004 by the National Congress at the time, was in accordance to the Constitution, since these judges had more than a year in extended functions outside the Magna Carta ....
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Iron Maiden singer gave a lecture at the Campus Party

  The fifth edition of the Campus Party in Quito included the presence of Bruce Dickinson, lead singer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden, who gave a keynote lecture.   “Are you thinking about working for someone else or for yourself? Or will you go out with crazy...
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All ready for “The Voice Ecuador”

This October 5th is the premiere of “The Voice Ecuador,” the Dutch franchise that has been replicated in more than 180 countries. Spanish singer Marta Sanchez, Colombian Coqui (Jorge) Villamizar, Ecuadorian Daniel Betancourt and Puerto Rican Jerry Rivera will be the...
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