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Ecuador’s trade with Asia will take place directly from Posorja

The French shipping company CMA CGM officially began operating on Thursday, August 11, 2022 from the DP World deepwater port in Posorja . This shipping service offers a direct connection with the Asian market, which improves the offer in terms of maritime transit times. Asia is...
Posted On 11 Aug 2022
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The European Union authorizes the entry of aquaculture products from Ecuador

According to the official gazette of the EU, the importation of aquaculture products from Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, Panama, from 12 Asian countries and finfish from fish farming from Morocco were authorized. Ecuador is one of the countries...
Posted On 11 Aug 2022
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Guayaquil will activate cameras in 6,000 public buses, school buses and taxis

The investment is around USD 6,430,000. The Municipality of Guayaquil announced that it will install 24,000 surveillance cameras with panic buttons in 6,000 public transport units in the city. The security monitoring system will include urban buses , taxis and school buses. The...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022
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Beaches in Ecuador attract millionaire investments from real estate groups

The climate, the proximity to Guayaquil and the availability of land are some of the factors that make Playas attractive for investment in the real estate and tourism sectors. Two large Ecuadorian groups, Nobis Holding de Inversiones and Almacenes Estuardo Sánchez , are investing...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022
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The State will not release Glas and Salcedo for ‘irregularities’ in habeas corpus

President Guillermo Lasso announced on the night of this Monday, August 8, that the State institutions will not “make any decision to release any citizen who violates the legal system and contributes to judicial anarchy…”, referring to habeas corpus awarded to...
Posted On 09 Aug 2022
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The airline Arajet will connect the Dominican Republic with Ecuador

The Dominican Republic airline plans to fly to 20 destinations in 12 countries in its first three months of operations. The Arajet airline announced international flights from Santo Domingo , in the Dominican Republic, to Quito and Guayaquil , in Ecuador. The operation will start...
Posted On 09 Aug 2022
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Land iguanas reappear in Galapagos and this is the reason

A healthy population of land iguanas, including males, females and even hatchlings, roam Santiago Island, which was their home more than two centuries ago. Three different species of land iguanas live on the Galapagos Islands, but only one is closely related to Darwin’s...
Posted On 08 Aug 2022
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UN: Ecuador is the third country in the world that seizes the most drugs

Ecuador is the third country with the highest volume of drug seizures , only behind Colombia and the United States, according to the World Drug Report 2022, presented this Monday, August 8, in Quito by the United Nations Office on Drugs ( UNODC ). This was stated by Antonio Di...
Posted On 08 Aug 2022
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Ecuador detects new case of monkeypox and adds seven

The Ministry of Health reported that the last patient, aged 29, was detected in Machala, capital of the province of El Oro. Worldwide, the disease exceeds 23,000 infections. The United States declared a health emergency. Ecuador added a new confirmed case of monkeypox, which...
Posted On 06 Aug 2022
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‘Narco generals’: Comptroller finds evidence of three police officers

The Comptroller’s Office carried out special examinations of the patrimonial declarations of 25 generals of the National Police and detected indications of criminal responsibility in three cases. Note updated with the reaction of the Minister of the Interior, Patricio...
Posted On 06 Aug 2022
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