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Galápagos Protected Area: To extend the reserve or not?

Better management of the oceans César Peñaherrera, scientific coordinator of Migramar, says that there is a global situation and Ecuador agrees that the oceans are not a vast place. “The way to ensure food for humanity in the future requires better management of the...
Posted On 12 Jul 2021
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Delta variant and Delta Plus subvariant of SARS-CoV-2 are in Ecuador

The Minister of Health, Ximena Garzón, confirmed this Monday, July 12, 2021 that the Delta variant of the virus that causes covid-19 is in Ecuador. “We have had epidemiological surveillance guidelines established weeks ago to prevent the entry of the virus, unfortunately it...
Posted On 12 Jul 2021
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Ecuadorian companies are awarded in France for the quality of their chocolate

Ecuadorian chocolate producing companies were awarded in the “First International Contest of Chocolates made at origin”, an event organized in Paris by the Agency for the Valorisation of Agricultural Products, AVPA. The Ecuadorian companies that were recognized are:...
Posted On 09 Jul 2021
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Financial platforms that raise money in Ecuador swarm on the Internet

The messages circulate massively through social networks and web pages . People advertise supposed investments and promise high interest on the deposits they make. “Invest and earn 20% per month on your capital,” wrote a user yesterday on Facebook . Another sai...
Posted On 09 Jul 2021
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Isspol case: Former Decevale Operations Manager confessed to having received $ 3.1 million in bribes from Jorge Chérrez and an apartment in Miami

Luis Álvarez Villamar, Decevale’s former Operations Manager, confessed to having received $ 3.1 million in bribes from accounts controlled by Jorge Chérrez Miño (of the IBCorp Group), as well as a department in Miami. The confession is part of an agreement reached with US...
Posted On 09 Jul 2021
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Risks of investing in a pyramid or unauthorized company

Depositing money in an illegal structure, not authorized by the Superintendency of Banks or without being legally constituted is a risk for the population. The first reason, which is obvious, is that there is no security or guarantee that the investment will be recovered. The...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021
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Ecuador begins mass vaccination of the tourism sector

Thousands of members of the tourism sector enter the mass vaccination program against covid-19 in Ecuador as of Thursday, in order to ensure health and support the reactivation of the sector, informed the minister of the sector, Niels Olsen. «Today begins the massive vaccination...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021
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Trade agreement with the United States “on the right track,” says Daniel Legarda, Vice Minister of Foreign Trade

Relations with the United States are going through “an excellent moment” at the political, commercial and other levels, said the Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade, Daniel Legarda, who was very optimistic that the country reaches a trade agreement. And Legarda’s...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021
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Fishing for giant squid, in international waters between the coast of Ecuador and the Galapagos, reduces food for sharks

A whale, a giant squid, sharks, shoals of tuna, birds and sea turtles have in common that they live under the sea in the same ecosystem. But everything goes further. Each one is an important link in a great biological puzzle. If one disappears abruptly due to overfishing, it...
Posted On 07 Jul 2021
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Mayor of Guayaquil reiterated that she gave the order to close the airport runway in March 2020

This Tuesday, the 6th, Cynthia Viteri, mayor of Guayaquil, reiterated that she gave the order to close the runway at the José Joaquín de Olmedo airport, on March 18, 2020, with the aim of preventing the landing of a humanitarian flight arriving from Madrid. The official pointed...
Posted On 07 Jul 2021
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