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Labor Day marches were marked by the solidarity with earthquake victims

  The guilds of workers in various cities of Ecuador took to the streets Sunday for the Labor Day, but these demonstrations were also tinged with the solidarity with the victims of the earthquake of last April 16. In Guayaquil, for example, members of the United Workers...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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A year of surtaxes subdue trade partners

  Another year of trade restrictions that worries the productive sectors of their impact on the economy and the income sources of the country and families is in sight. Calculating how much consumption will fall in the next twelve months, and thereby revenues, the viability...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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EU decides to extend preferences to tuna with cumulation of origin

  The entry of Ecuadorean tuna processed with raw material from other countries to the European Union was blocked a few weeks ago. European importers, Ecuadorian exporters and the authorities of both parties realized a month ago that the extension of tariff preferences...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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Court fees table is ready

  In 2015, Ecuador saved 138 million after the application of judicial procedures and the implementation of new technology at hearings. A figure that has been highlighted both by the administrators of the judiciary as by President Rafael Correa. But the state would increase...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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A blow against families who live on an icon

  Knitting a superfine straw hat, which is sold for thousands of dollars in the United States, Europe or Japan, takes an artisan from four to eight months. They are paid about $ 1,300, then, exporters add another 500 before selling it to foreign exclusive shops. These are...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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The sale of state assets revived the debate over privatization

  The Government’s announcement to sell seven state assets or to seek private capital has revived the debate on privatization. The sale of public assets is considered privatization. Economists Vicente Albornoz and Cesar Robalino agree on this. Professor Jose Fuentes...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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Europe is willing to invest in Ecuador

  The trade agreement is a first step to make Ecuador look attractive for European investment, but will not work in isolation. It is necessary to make changes in the business environment taking into account the needs of international investors who seek a new market. When a...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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Auction of State assets

  President Rafael Correa said Saturday he is studying te possibility to sell several State assets, including a hydroelectric plant, to address the economic difficulties caused by the earthquake of last April 16. “There have always been assets for sale, seized TV...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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Limited amount of money for travelers leaving Ecuador enters into force

  Since last Saturday travelers who left the country could only take up to $ 1,098 in cash, according to the Law for the Balance of Public Finances published in the Official Gazette on Friday. $ 10,000 was the previous amount allowed to travel. In Guayaquil, travelers like...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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Latin America has a digital advertising challenge

  Latin America will only be able to overcome the years of “delay” that drags in the field of digital advertising if it engages in the development of new tools, said Alexandre Hohagen, former vice president of Facebook and Google for the region, in an interview...
Posted On 02 May 2016
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