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The Office of the Comptroller initiated a special examination for the asylum and naturalization process of Julian Assange

Ecuadornews: The Comptroller General of the State sent a notification on December 19 to former President of the Republic Rafael Correa, about the start of a special examination of the process of granting diplomatic asylum to the Australian Julian Assange, who remains in the...
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Government says that Vicuña’s license was not legal

Ecuadornews: The Minister of Labor of Ecuador, Raul Ledesma, offered a press conference on Monday afternoon, where he answered the consultations that the Internal Revenue Service (SRI for its acronym in Spanish) made about the reincorporation of María Alejandra Vicuña to the...
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State allocated more than $ 545 million for 7 electoral processes

Ecuadornews: Regarding the four popular consultations, promoted in the previous government, a budget of $ 102 million was allocated. The first was held in 2007 and the last was unified with the 2017 presidential elections. During the 10 years of the government of former President...
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Companies walk in a ‘mined’ territory

Ecuadornews: The Central Bank has just given a figure that may be relevant: the Ecuadorian economy grew 1.4% in the third quarter of the year that ended. But it is not so encouraging in current conditions, with high fiscal deficit and increasingly high production costs. The rise...
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Ecuador will have two long holidays in 2019 and a ‘recoverable’ bridge by the end of the year

Ecuadornews: Four days of mandatory rest will cause long holidays this 2019 in Ecuador. Carnival will have two holidays, Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 March, which will be added to the weekend of 2 and 3. The other long weekend will be in November: it will start on Friday 1 (transfer of...
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Ecuadorian journalist and environmentalist arrested in Panama

Ecuadornews: The Ecuadorian journalist and environmentalist Ligia Arreaga was arrested on the afternoon of Tuesday, January 2, in the district of Barú, when she was conducting an investigation into the abuse of human rights that the producers of this district are having, before...
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