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The FEF expects payment for TV rights

Carlos Villacis, President (e) of the Ecuadorian Football Federation (FEF), is confident that the payment of values due for the broadcast rights of the national football championship is made today, this after the meeting held Wednesday with Carlos Coello Beseke, Gama and TC...
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An artist committed to the social causes of the city

Hernan Zuniga is considered the father of the ‘Baroque Guayaco,’ a style built after years of digging into the popular imagination, the profile of Guayaquil people and the anthropological and sociological essence of urbanization processes with its rites and popular...
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UTE: layoffs generate savings of USD 10.8 million

  The largest investment category of the Universidad Tecnologica Equinoccial (UTE) was the payment of its payroll.   Last year it spent about 80% of its overall budget in salaries. Therefore, according to the director of the study center, Ricardo Hidalgo Ottolenghi,...
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New jobs, on a tightrope

  It is estimated that over 600 million new jobs will be created by 2030 in the world, just to keep pace with population growth of working age. This represents about 40 million jobs a year, according to the International Labor Organization (ILO). The conditions of 780...
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The bill reverses State measures

  The proposed labor reform bill, announced by President Rafael Correa, changes decisions taken in recent months. The elimination of fixed-term contract, for example, took effect in January. According to the government alternative, which still does not reach the National...
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Ecuadorian pharmaceutical companies declared war on the new system the government will use for the the auction of medicines

National pharmaceutical companies have declared war on the system used by the Government in the auction of medicines. They claim to have disadvantages in comparison to Chinese, Indian and Colombian companies.  Public agencies through a reverse auction expect to invest about 500...
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Declaration of assets will be public

  The Assembly yesterday approved the bill for the Presentation and Control of Sworn property declarations, which eliminates the requirement to submit these documents before a notary. With 83 affirmative votes, 12 negative, with 5 abstentions, the plenary gave way to...
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Former Environment Minister Marcela Aguinaga expects opinion of the Comptroller General´s office

  Marcela Aguinaga, second vice president of the Assembly, defended yesterday in two public statements, her performance in the purchase of 66 plots of land to the Institute of Social Security of the Armed Forces (ISSFA) in 2010, when she was environment minister. According...
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Women attacked by Turkish guard demandd public apology

  The group of seven women assaulted last week in the National Institute of Advanced Studies (IAEN), during the visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan convened a sit-in at the Foreign Ministry, in which fifty people participated. With banners, flags, legends, drums...
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The Government replaces ISSFA Director amid claims

  Brigadier General Juan Francisco Vivero, officer of the Ecuadorian Air Force (FAE), is the new director of the Institute of Social Security of the Armed Forces (ISSFA), replacing Rear Admiral Freddy Garcia, as announced by Defense Minister Fernando Cordero. Garcia would...
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