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Insecurity seeps in shopping malls

  In the malls of Guayaquil and La Puntilla there have been several robberies and theft. Experts attribute the cases to carelessness and lack of investment and control. Seventeen seconds That is the time it takes for three subjects to approach a white vehicle parked in the...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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Labor harassment prevails in domestic workers

Ecuadornews:   In the country there are 300,000 women dedicated to this task and only 12.5% of them are affiliated to the Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS). Respect and equality were the two biggest demands of paid domestic workers during the forum...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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Products from Europe gain prominence in the Ecuadorian market

Ecuadornews:   Serrano ham, Spanish oils and olives; German, Belgian and Dutch beers, Italian pastas and dressings; as well as French candies and liqueurs are some European products that now do not go unnoticed on the hangers of different self-service stores. The exhibition...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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93,000 credits went to small businesses

Ecuadornews:   The beneficiaries of the Human Development Bonus have the option of accessing an advance to carry out smaller projects. In order to reduce poverty to 3.6% by 2021, the Ecuadorian Government implements mechanisms. One of them is a credit that is granted to the...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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A mortgaged pocket

Ecuadornews:   The complex economic situation of the country forces the Government to think about how to raise revenues for the fiscal fund. According to former ministe,r De la Torre, it would be required to raise VAT by 5 points. The central government’s economic...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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Wilma Andrade: “I was direct and I said that the ID does not lend itself for making a game to the correismo”

Ecuadornews:   The Democratic Left (ID) remained with only one assembly member, who is part of the ID, which in turn integrates the new majority in Parliament. Wilma Andrade, of the ID, spoke with EL TELÉGRAFO about the legislative restructuring. Was the new configuration of...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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Vice President Vicuña presides meeting in border area with Colombia

Ecuadornews:   The Vice President of Ecuador, María Vicuña, presides today a meeting of authorities in the areas of security and social affairs in the province of Esmeraldas, on the border with Colombia, where on Tuesday three soldiers died and seven were injured in an...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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The banana abounds and the price decreases

Ecuadornews:   Banana plantation export producers from El Carmen (Manabí) and Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas are affected by the fall in the price of the product and diseases such as sigatoka, which attacks the plantations. Farmers pointed out that the price of the...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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The IESS will receive a 40% contribution from the State since 2019

Ecuadornews:   The Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS) will begin to collect 40% of the state contribution as of 2019, according to the ruling issued last Wednesday, March 21, 2018 by the Constitutional Court. The judicial body declared the unconstitutionality of...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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“Correismo” clings to power

Ecuadornews:   One more day. The announced restructuring of the National Assembly is still pending. The legislative caucuses try, without success, to reform the commissions. A challenge that was interrupted yesterday by the lack of votes and the legal actions of the...
Posted On 23 Mar 2018
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