Political groups are waiting for the signature review

A massive delivery of affiliations and support signatures _ of national and provincial political organizations that aspire to be part of the ballot for the election of 2017 was recorded at the officed of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym). Yesterday...
Posted On 19 Jul 2016
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The debt path is more expensive and complex

The government of Rafael Correa faces a series of data, that according to analysts, will hinder the obtaining of financing needed for the rest of 2016. The latest figure is the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). According to the Central Bank, the economy shrank by 3% in the first...
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Chambers of Commerce of Ecuador criticize the ‘virtual’ money

The National Federation of Chambers of Commerce of Ecuador requested the Government to ‘strengthen’ the dollarization “and discard electronic money.” Its president and head of the Chamber of Commerce of Guayaquil Pablo Arosemena reiterated his criticism of...
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The National Audit Office and the CNE receive complaint on AP affiliation campaign

Marcela Aguinaga maintains in her position: “there has been no proselytizing, there were only coincidences.” She repeated this yesterday in Guayaquil during the signing of the ethical agreement proposed by President Rafael Correa by the United Front. Just one day...
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Banco Pichincha receives $ 55 million in loans for SMEs run by women

Banco Pichincha received a new loan from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, of 55 million dollars to support small and medium enterprises owned by women in Ecuador. The Pichincha Bank seeks to expand its financing for women...
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The CNE will review 3 millions of signatures in one month

The one month deadline the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) has to review the documentation submitted by political organizations that seek to obtain their legal status, in order to participate in the elections of February 19, 2017, starts today. An intense...
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CAL qualified a political trial for Minister Augusto Espinosa

The Council for Legislative Administration (CAL) gave way Monday for the political judgment process initiated against Minister of Education Augusto Espinosa. The case will go to the Audit board, according to a communiqué of the National Assembly. The request for trial was...
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Workers and employers concerned about unemployment in Ecuador

The National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC) published last Friday labor figures until June 2016, which show an increase in unemployment and underemployment compared to the same month of 2015, albeit with a slight reduction of unemployment if compared to March 2016....
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Expensive productions of the Ecuadorian State are not yet broadcast

The report ‘Lights, Camera, Splurge?’ denounces that in nine years of government “inefficient investment” has been made in certain productions, which are part of the communication strategy of the Government. Investigative journalism TV show Vision 360 of...
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The Chimborazo will host the international event for the Tourism Day

Last weekend, a delegation of the Skal Club International visited the city of Riobamba in order to mark the start of a coordinated work with the Municipal Department of Tourism, before the celebration of World Tourism Day. The Skal International Club is a professional...
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