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50 million people in the world suffer from Alzheimer

Ecuadornews:     There are no updated statistics on this disease. In July of this year, Mental Health Manager of the Ministry of Health Carlos Díaz estimated that 2.8% of the population suffered from some type of dementia and 98% of Alzheimer’s. According to the...
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Youth employment will provide incentives to companies

Ecuadornews:     The Government is looking for ways to reduce unemployment among young people. According to Labor Minister Raúl Ledesma, of the economically active population, of 8’084,382 people (as of March 2017), 23.3% are young people who are underemployed and...
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32 requests for change of agenda of the opposition, denied

Ecuadornews:     Legislators know what issues the Alianza PAIS (AP) Party faces internally. And those are precisely the ones they are trying to include in the debate: the national dialogue of the President, the referendum, Yachay, the hidden camera found in the office...
Posted On 21 Sep 2017
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El Oro concentrates 41% of farms

Ecuadornews:     Banana production is the most significant activity in the province of El Oro, it represents 30% of the local economy movement. The province has the largest number of farms nationwide, with 2 375 of the 5 737 registered by the Undersecretariat of...
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Lenin Moreno exposed the scope of his policy at the UN

Ecuadornews:     President Lenin Moreno arrived yesterday, September 20, 2017, to the 72nd Assembly of the United Nations. His debut as President in this international body lasted only 16 minutes. The organization of this Assembly had to adapt the podium from where...
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Invoices with extras to pay kickbacks

Ecuadornews:     Odebrecht overcharged and then asked its contractors the return of that money in cash or transfers to specific accounts. At least that was the situation exposed yesterday by Kepler Verduga, a 55-year-old Guayaquil contractor, and one of the 18...
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Cheap and expensive fruits

Ecuadornews:     Banana and corn are staples of agriculture. As soon as they are ready for the harvest they already have buyers. And they are sold at a good price: a large bunch of bananas is sold at 5 or 6 dollars and a quintal of corn at $ 16. The demand is so high,...
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Massive march supports Moreno´s referendum and calls for resignation of Glas

Ecuadornews:     The Workers’ Unitary Front (FUT), Ecuador’s largest labor federation, yesterday carried out a massive march through the streets of Quito to express their support for the possible call for a referendum and against the previous government of...
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The Senain spied on opposition leaders

Ecuadornews:     The existence of opposition parties and movements in a democratic state is healthy and necessary. In the Correist regime, however, it was a problem of internal order. To confront it, the National Intelligence Secretariat (Senain) operated with its...
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Search and Rescue Group of Quito travels to Mexico to assist in emergency tasks

Ecuadornews:     This morning, a group of 15 members of the Urban Search and Rescue Group (USAR for its Spanish acronym) of the Quito Fire Brigade traveled to Mexico to collaborate in the search and rescue of victims and survivors of the 7.1 M earthquake occurred...
Posted On 21 Sep 2017
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