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Icons become iron in the hands of Dario Suarez

Ecuadornews:     “Legends of Hierro” is the exhibition of the Guayaquil artist Darío Suárez (1976) that will be displayed from August 22 to September 11 at Galeria Mirador, at Universidad Catolica de Guayaquil.     Suarez is a graphic designer and...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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Bosé joins the initiative protection of the hammerhead shark in Galapagos

Ecuadornews:     Spanish singer Miguel Bosé joined a campaign that seeks to protect the hammerhead shark and the fauna of the Darwin and Wolf Marine Sanctuary (north of the Galapagos Islands) from illegal fishing. “We can not allow fishing fleets to invade marine...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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Chinese fishing fleet instills fear in Ecuador

Ecuadornews:     Between 200 and 300 Chinese vessels are currently fishing near the Exclusive Economic Zone in southern Galapagos, that would mean that 10% of that fleet is extracting resources near Ecuador.   Franklin Ormaza, a research professor at Espol and a...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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24 legislators will inspect the Esmeraldas refinery

Ecuadornews:     A group of 24 legislators – led by former Minister of Electricity and current legislator of the Alianza PAIS (AP) party, Esteban Albornoz, – will visit the Esmeraldas refinery today to verify the alleged damages warned by president Lenin...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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The ‘magic realism’ of the economy

Ecuadornews:     A minefield from which a soldier manages to escape. The latest projections of the Central Bank (August 17th) on the Ecuadorian economy look optimistically over the next four years, in opposition to what private players predict, who claim that the agency...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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Mariano Zambrano says that contracts are not on the fringes of the law

Ecuadornews:     Legal documents attest to two state contracts with companies linked to the governor of Manabí Mariano Nicanor Zambrano Segovia, and his son, who is a legislator and bears the same name. This Journal had access to two of them, signed by the...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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Six former ministers are in the spotlight of the Attorney General’s Office and the National Audit Office

Ecuadornews:     Six former ministers of the government of Rafael Correa are in the sight of the Attorney General’s Office and the National Audit Office for contracts that have caused harm to the State or because their bank accounts have funds of dubious origin....
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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A Crusade for Justice

Ecuadornews:     They have a lot in common. They were judges. They all were selected on their own right. They all had a hot potato on their desks. They all assured having received visits from a high official of the previous government. They all were dismissed. And they...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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Glas no longer feels part of the Government

Ecuadornews:     He accuses the media of lynching but resorts to it. Yesterday, Vice President Jorge Glas took refuge in the press to give his version and defend himself against the possible link in the investigation by illicit association conducted by the Attorney...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017
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State of Indecision in the Legislature by the Glas Case

Ecuadornews:     The Alianza PAIS party delays the criminal prosecution of the second president. The opposition questions the crime of illicit association imputed to Jorge Glas. The request for authorization to link vice president Jorge Glas in the case of illegal...
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