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Used telephones take care of the forest in the Ecuadorian Chocó and Esmeraldas

Ecuadornews: Old cell phones are modified so they can be recharged with solar panels. These are placed 40 meters high, in the treetops. Photo: Courtesy Humberto Castillo / Jocotoco Foundation Isabel Alarcón Editor (I) ialarcon@elcomercio.com READ ALSO Old cell phones are becoming...
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Government suppresses Senplades and creates Technical Secretariat Plans Ecuador

Ecuadornews: President Lenin Moreno signed Executive Decree 732 with which he suppresses the National Secretariat of Planning and Development (Senplades) and creates the Technical Planning Secretariat “Plan Ecuador”, attached to the Presidency of the Republic. This...
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Finance is ready to re-profile part of its debt in bonds

Ecuadornews: Ecuador will return in the coming months to international markets. But this time it will not be to get more money, but to re-profiling part of its bulky debt that has accumulated for the issuance of sovereign bonds in the last six years. The Ministry of Economy and...
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Espinosa, a tris to be saved

Ecuadornews: The political trial against former Foreign Minister María Fernanda Espinosa in the National Assembly is staggering. Yesterday, the correístas and the majority of Morenoites of the Oversight Committee came together again, recovered the overwhelming majority that had...
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Demand for personnel grew in four sectors of the labor market

Ecuadornews: Although in 2019 adequate or full employment fell 3.2% nationwide, four of the 15 labor market sectors report an increase in hiring. This is the case of oil and mining, financial services, mail and communications, and education and social services, which incorporated...
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Near Glas are in the “Green Rice” case

Ecuadornews: The Office of the Prosecutor follows the investigation of alleged illegal contributions to campaigns of 2013 and 2014. The presidential adviser Santiago Cuesta gave more information. The first time he appeared was in the trial that sentenced him for the Odebrecht...
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$ 25 million will cost the prison emergency

Ecuadornews: Overcrowding reaches 41% in the social rehabilitation centers of the country. In Latacunga there is no water and violence inside is increasing. Carmen (protected name) is worried. His son Miguel has been working for a year at the Regional Center for Social...
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Commission will help identify ways to recover stolen money

Ecuadornews: The entity is composed of experts with extensive experience in corruption issues, including participating in the investigation of cases such as Odebrecht or “Chapo” Guzmán and the creation of anti-corruption agencies. RELATED NEWS Commissioners talk about...
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The route for 5G begins to be drawn in Ecuador

Ecuadornews: The new technology will allow the more stable connection of everyday machines, such as a coffee machine, to the Internet. The Government and the telephone companies begin to prepare. Ecuador also begins its career by 5G, the next generation of telecommunications...
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Plus Ultra prepares its landing in Ecuador with more than 6,000 reserved passages

Ecuadornews:  Madrid – Two months after the start of Plus Ultra flights to Ecuador, the low cost airline already has 6,320 reservations for the Madrid-Quito-Guayaquil / Quito-Guayaquil-Madrid route. The company that will have three weekly flights will make its inaugural...
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