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Amazon revives the case of the Ecuadorian Lorena Bobbit after 25 years

Ecuadornews: Twenty-five years after the Ecuadorian Lorena Bobbit became famous for hurting her husband John, Amazon Prime announces a documentary that will be called Lorena.Exclusively it will be released on February 15 at Amazon Prime Video, after its world premiere at the...
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‘El Chapo’ bought cocaine shipments in Ecuador, according to key witness

Ecuadornews: At the age of twenty-something, he had already earned half a million dollars in exchange for shielding the communications of the Colombian family of drug traffickers Cifuentes and the Mexican capo ‘Chapo Guzmán’. But it cost him dearly: nervous...
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The construction of Monteverde did not respect international standards

Ecuadornews: The Monteverde Maritime Terminal was promoted as one of the “mega-constructions” of Ecuador under the supervision of the Vice Presidency of the Republic, headed by Jorge Glas. It was inaugurated in June 2014, but its construction was made with overpriced...
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Cornejo advises the construction of an ‘elevated metro’ in Guayaquil

Ecuadornews: The mayoral candidate of Guayaquil, Gino Cornejo, for the Adelante Ecuatoriano, Adelante political party, spoke on Wednesday about his proposal to improve the city. He believes that insecurity must be attacked, mobility improved, transport lines increased and an...
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China mill processed land use change in record time

Ecuadornews: One month and 10 days took the Chinese company Xinlong S.A., obtain the permits for the use of land from the Ministry of Agriculture (MAG) and build the plant in the parish of Roberto Astudillo, canton Milagro (Guayas). However, this document would have been obtained...
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Government presents regulations for application of the Law of Productive Development

Ecuadornews: President Lenin Moreno presented on Thursday January 10, 2019 a regulation that will allow the application of the Law of Productive Development, which seeks to enhance the economy of the country in the sectors of agriculture, fisheries, tourism and export....
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Gabriela Rivadeneira made eight contracts for special regimes

Ecuadornews: The expenses of the Assembly in the two presidencies of Gabriela Rivadeneira, of the Citizen Revolution, surpass the 9 million dollars ($ 9’879.915,08). According to the information on the Legislative web page, the ex-titular authorized the signing of eight...
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Chancellor of Ecuador says it would be positive if Julian Assange leaves the London embassy

Ecuadornews: If the activist Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks, decides to leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where he has been isolated since mid-2012, it will be the most positive solution, said Foreign Minister José Valencia on Thursday. In statements to the radio FM...
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Retirees take the bars and the assembly members melt

Ecuadornews: The vote was unanimous, as it could not be otherwise: the high bars were full of retired teachers and the speeches for the gallery had been extended by two hours. Nobody wasted their opportunity to ingratiate themselves with the masses. In the end, the plenary of the...
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Jorge Glas case: The State still does not collect USD 14 million

Ecuadornews: The judgments against Jorge Glas are not firm. This in practice means that the State cannot recover the USD 14 million that the justice ordered to confiscate the former vice president and his uncle Ricardo Rivera. The two judgments against him were issued in December...
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