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Light drizzles in the coast do not relent water shortages in fields

The first drizzles have begun in part of the Ecuadorian littoral, but they still do not reach the levels that some agricultural villages expect, to start their winter sowing. In villages of the north of Manabi like El Carmen, Flavio Alfaro and Chone the first intense rains were...
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Lesparragusanada promotes the young comic from the region

The Lesparragusanada launched its first edition in 2000 with the aim of becoming a graphic environment where the comic is treated as an art. An underground publication with comic books that describe the local reality. At the end of December 2016 Jorge Chicaiza, Carla Garcia, Mono...
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Winter has arrived, but money is still needed

Cacao, rice and corn farmers will have to rejoice. Winter means a reduction of irrigation expenditure, which had already become a problem due to the small amount of water left in the wells and that threatened productivity.   Those who just want to sow their land rushed the...
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Cesar Ricaurte: “It is evident that there is fear.”

Cesar Ricaurte, director of Fundamedios, spoke with Daily Expreso on freedom of expression in the country and the Law of Communication. – Why was the book ‘The crime of expression’ born? – To leave a record of the consequences of the application of the Law...
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Taxes grew by 11% in December in Ecuador

The director of the Internal Revenue Service, Leonardo Orlando, reported yesterday that the tax collection of December last year rose by 11% compared to the same month of 2015. In an interview, he indicated that this is a sample of how the economy has been recovering because...
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Ecuador expresses its annoyance to Peru for granting freedom to those involved in the Petroecuador case

  On December 30, Ecuador’s Foreign Minister Guillaume Long sent a letter to Peru expressing concern, which is a strong measure in diplomatic language, according to Ecuadorian lawyer Daniel Maurate. It refers to the Ecuadorian request to prevent the departure by air of...
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The Law of Communication is burnt on the occasion of the Journalism Day

  At the foot of the Eugenio Espejo monument, an icon of the Ecuadorian journalism, in the center of Quito, a copy of the Law of Communication was burnt. While the text was consumed by the fire, the guild president, Guadalupe Fierro, encouraged several communicators to shout...
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Lenin Moreno’s wife runs the Eventa foundation

  The presidential hopeful of the AP party, Lenin Moreno, gives motivational talks for the Eventa Foundation, which is represented by his wife, Judith Gonzalez Navas, according to the National Register of Civil Society Organizations. Through this foundation, Moreno has given...
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Indigenous people are sought in Morona with the help of drones

At the Shuar Tiink Center, 25 kilometers from Gualaquiza in Morona Santiago, there is fear. The repercussions of the confrontation between the villagers and the police by the mining exploitation are still felt in the area. Three days ago a group of militaries unsuccessfully tried...
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Odebrecht: Ecuador without tracks and pressure from the US

The investigation into the Odebrecht case, where the owner of the Brazilian company, Marcelo Odebrecht, admitted the payment of 33.5 million dollars in bribes to Ecuador, had a double way yesterday. In the country, Ecuador’s ambassador in Washington Francisco Borja, and...
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