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A runway show the Kichwa fashion settled in Otavalo

Ecuadornews: Traditional designs, but with modern materials. That is the proposal that Estela Ramos, owner of the Embroidery Yarina boutique, exhibited at the Culture and Fashion Expo Otavalo 2018. The event brought together a dozen designers and costume designers from the...
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The hard work of directing a citadel

Ecuadornews: Complicated, but satisfactory. This is how the current members of the board of the Los Ceibos Committee define the work they do every day to maintain the tranquility, cleanliness and good community relationship that characterizes one of the most important and oldest...
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Cooperatives capture 25% of the financial system

Ecuadornews: At least $ 145 million remains to be paid to 23,000 creditors of the 314 cooperatives closed between 2012 and 2017, according to data from the Superintendency of Popular and Solidarity Economy. It is the main sequel to a cooperative process that experienced a boom...
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National Police apprehends 5 tons of controlled chemical precursors

Ecuadornews: The National Police stopped on Monday, August 27, 2018, a truck containing approximately 5 tons of calcium chloride, a substance subject to control. The Chemical Unit of the National Counternarcotics Directorate (DNA), the Mobile Anti-Narcotics Special Group (GEMA)...
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Shrimp Guild warned that the elimination of the Ministry of Aquaculture will be a set back

Ecuadornews: The National Chamber of Aquaculture (CNA) reported that the Ecuadorian shrimp sector rejects the elimination of the Ministry of Aquaculture and Fisheries (MAP) because it could weaken the country’s aquaculture and fishing production. “The intention is...
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Political parties registered their candidates for the National Electoral Council

Ecuadornews: Some 30 parties and political movements and civil society organizations registered until yesterday afternoon more than a dozen people to participate in the contest of merits to elect the ten members of the National Electoral Council (principals and alternates), which...
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Tourism investors access new tax incentives

Ecuadornews: The Law of Productive Development provides special benefits to the sector and includes small businesses. The Government executes projects to attract revenues to Esmeraldas and Manabí. Tourism is one of the prioritized sectors for the application of the incentives...
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Executive raises new anti-corruption measures in Ecuador

Ecuadornews: By the end of 2016, the US Department of Justice revealed that Odebrecht paid $ 33.5 million, between 2007 and 2016, in bribes in Ecuador to obtain contracts. In only two Odebrecht processes in Ecuador, as of November 2017, it was estimated that $ 60 million in...
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The Government looks at imports with different eyes

Ecuadornews: As in the story, the ugly duckling turned out to be a beautiful swan, so the increase in imports has not been the ‘monster that destroyed the country’s economy’, as indicated before. It is one of the messages that the ministers of the Government of...
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Prosecutor investigates 10 contracts that the expert Meza signed in the country

Ecuadornews: The notification arrived in Brazil five days ago. Through an office, the Office of the Prosecutor of Ecuador asked the expert in Criminalistics Roberto Meza to deliver the contracts for the 10 jobs he carried out in the country. For sending the documents, the entity...
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