Rafael Correa says that election campaign ‘will be very dirty’

The call to be alert to an election campaign that will be “dirty” and to refute criticism from the opposition were some of the points repeated during the celebration of the ninth anniversary of the presidency of Rafael Correa, carried out yesterday in the Samanes...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By

A federation that appeals to its autonomy

Triangulations of money, undeclared resources, funds that were sent to accounts of employees or their relatives. The red card shown by US Attorney Loretta Lynch to the world football with the investigation to 18 senior officials accused of bribery, the payment of commissions up...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By

Ecuador began the year with the highest outstanding payments

The Government had a floating debt of $ 2,456 million on December 31st, 2015. The regional governments, as well as builders, service providers and teachers are the most affected sectors by this debt. That can be verified with the figures recorded by the Ministry of Finance....
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By

Adjustments to public agencies after optimization announcement

The government applied a regime of institutional optimization and merged and abolished eight agencies attached to the Executive branch in the last three months. The National Secretariat of Planning and Development (Senplades) developed last year a report on the optimization of...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By
off

Correa says he has no regrets, he has done extremely well

It is “impossible” to deny that Ecuador “changed for the better,” said Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, who is currently meeting nine years in power with his political project, called the “Citizens’ Revolution.” Prior to initiating a...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By
off

Assange will be questioned in the Embassy

Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said that Ecuador will allow the Swedish Prosecution to interrogate WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, refuge in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. He suggested that if judicial proceedings do not progress, Assange could travel to Ecuador, whose...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By
off

Lower tax burden and trust would be the remedy

If anything forecasts that the storm has not yet gone, is that pinprick that has deflated domestic investment, although foreign investment was more generous than usual. It’s about less money that would cease to be injected to the economic vein, which would mean a new...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By

Corn yield has doubled in 5 years

The National Corporation of corn farmers expects that 2016 harvest reaches 1.3 million tonnes, a similar figure to that of 2015. This production comes from about 230 000 hectares destined for this crop in the country. The cornfields are concentrated in Los Rios, Guayas, Manabi...
Posted On 17 Jan 2016
, By