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State subsidy in the port concession

Ecuadornews:     The Ecuadorian state would subsidize by 2 cents the increase in the harbor tariffs effective since May 8. Banana exports are affected by the tariff hikes imposed by the Turkish concessionaire YilportEcu, in charge of the construction of Puerto Bolívar....
Posted On 25 Aug 2017
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A sit-in at the Chinese Embassy

Ecuadornews:     Thursday, August 24, two hundred Ecuadorians held a sit-in outside the Chinese embassy in Quito to demand the expulsion of a fishing fleet that remains in the vicinity of the Galapagos Islands, a further sign of the widespread discontent towards...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017
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Quito awoke without buses

Ecuadornews:     On the morning of Friday, August 25, 2017, Quito dawned without buses. The strike was announced by the drivers, in the absence of an official order for the increase in the bus fares. People on the sidewalks waiting in the rain, closed stations, school...
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Lenin Moreno´s Law unifies the tasks against gender violence

Ecuadornews:     Twenty-two local and national agencies will form the new National System for the Prevention and Eradication of Violence Against Women, as specified in the bill submitted yesterday by President Lenin Moreno. “Three years ago, the Legislature...
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War and friendship ships

Ecuadornews:     With the aim of strengthening ties between the two countries, two ships of the Training Squadron of the Japanese Self-Defense Forces arrived yesterday at the Port of Guayaquil. The visit is part of a training tour through thirteen ports in eight...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017
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