off

Two volcanoes are a new attraction for tourists in the Galapagos Islands

Ecuadornews:   The eruptive activity of the volcanoes La Cumbre, on Fernandina Island, and the Sierra Negra on Isabela Island, instead of alienating tourists, rather draws their attention. This is confirmed by authorities, operators and hoteliers who indicate that travelers...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

IMF: Ecuador’s economy seems to be getting cold

Ecuadornews:     The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday that Ecuador’s economy seems to be “cooling down” this year, although it acknowledged that it is still “accommodating” itself to external shocks, a high fiscal deficit and...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Ecuador challenges Brazilian ruling that prevents it from exporting shrimp

Ecuadornews:   The president of the National Chamber of Aquaculture (CNA), José Camposano, assured that the Supreme Court of Brazil notified its customs the impediment to the entry of Ecuadorian shrimp to that market. Within the framework of the AquaExpo El Oro fair, which...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

According to the IMF, the biggest challenges for Ecuador are the deficit and debt

Ecuadornews:   After 15 days in the country, the visit of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ended on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. The technical group gathered economic information from authorities, analysts and productive guilds, within the framework of the Article IV...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Lenin Moreno ticks off Correa’s statement on disability

Ecuadornews:   The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, today called “Canallescas” (malicious) a recent statement by former head of state Rafael Correa about the current governor’s disability caused him a “bitterness” that leads him to supposedly act in a...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Foreign investment falls by 20% and returns to 2011 levels

Ecuadornews:   The economic imbalances inherited from the correísta decade and the failed attempts of the present Government to correct them, aggravated last year the image of the country as an unattractive niche to receive Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). In 2017, Ecuador...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Lenin Moreno believes that giving Assange nationality did not help solve his case

Ecuadornews:   The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, deplored that granting the nationality to Julian Assange, asylum in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, did not help to solve the situation of the creator of WikiLeaks. “It was a failed attempt that did not work...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Lenin Moreno refers as “bizarre” to the democracy in Venezuela

Ecuadornews:   The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, today defended the policy of non-interference in his country with respect to Venezuela, but warned the Venezuelan government not to “provoke” because “we also know how to do it in a different...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Circus, pain and shame

Ecuadornews:   The National Assembly went from embarrassment to tragedy without solution of continuity. The first part of his morning session, dedicated to an inofficious debate, grazed the zero degree of ideas and the highest levels of cynicism. In the second, the Plenary...
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
off

Lenín Moreno: It is not nice to have been vice president of a person with authoritarian behavior

Ecuadornews:   Former president Rafael Correa, who lives in Belgium, should return to Ecuador to appear before the court that ordered him to be remanded in custody for his alleged participation in the kidnapping of an opponent in 2012, President Lenin Moreno said Thursday....
Posted On 06 Jul 2018
, By
12