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Mintel works on finding alternatives to solve network failures

Ecuadornews:     The two internet companies Telconet (Netlife) and TVCable, which on Saturday reported irregularities in their service, said they will compensate their customers for the inconvenience caused. The damage occurred due to problems of the international...
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Labor Minister: ‘It is not necessary to return to fixed-term contracts’

Ecuadornews:     Short interview with Labor Minister Raúl Clemente Ledesma Huerta. Ledesma has developed his career in legal counseling, agricultural business administration and has held different positions in the public sector. – What policies will you apply to...
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The National Audit Office determined that the funds ‘allocated’ to earthquake victims were used in other areas

Ecuadornews:     The finding of stored aid kits, expired donations or unjustified expenditures are some of the novelties the National Audit Office found in seven state agencies after the earthquake occurred in 2016. The report examined the spending of USD 45.59 million...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
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Ecuadorian tuna entrepreneurs support the UN 2020 Traceability plan

Ecuadornews:     The Tuna Conservation Group (Tunacons), made up of the Real Industrial Business, Eurofish, Jadran Group, Servigroup and Trimarine tuna companies, have expressed their support to the United Nations World Economic Forum for the 2020 Tuna Traceability...
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Transgenics: under the shadow of doubt

Ecuadornews:     It was a presidential decision and therefore it will be under its full control: the research on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is free in Ecuador following the presidential veto, but the agricultural sector awaits the regulation to apply it. With...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
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Moreno insists on his call to the Church

Ecuadornews:     Not everyone accepted. Nine of the 13 summoned to form part of the Front of Transparency and Fight against the Corruption were appointed by President Lenin Moreno. Carlos Rabascall, Tatiana Hidrovo, Xavier Zavala Egas, Larissa Marangoni, Pablo Dávila...
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E-money would be safeguarded by private hands

Ecuadornews:     Electronic money could be transferred from the Central Bank of Ecuador (ECB) to private banks, although with several security measures to prevent it from becoming a parallel currency. Finance Minister Carlos de la Torre stated yesterday in his first...
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Four works contracts gave the prosecution alleged crime data

Ecuadornews:     Once the Office of the Prosecutor analyzed the information obtained from contracts signed by Odebrecht and the State for the Pacific Refinery, the Manduriacu hydroelectric plant, the Daule-Vinces transfer and the Pascuales-Cuenca pipeline, a green light...
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The president maintains the military commands

Ecuadornews:     Six days after his inauguration, President Lenin Moreno informed the military high command of his decision to maintain it. He did it behind closed doors, accompanied by his Defense Minister Miguel Carvajal. This ended the uncertainty within the three...
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The names of the people who signed contracts with Odebrecht

Ecuadornews:     Four ministers and two secretaries of state. They all belong to the strategic sectors. Jorge Marun, who was in charge of the Ministry of Public Works at the beginning of Correa´s government, awarded the Brazilians the construction of the Tena airport...
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