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Rafael Correa must answer for 9 million dollars for misusing the State Aircrafts

Another abuse of power was detected in the government of former President Rafael Correa. The Comptroller General of the State determined that the ex-president must answer for a glossary of nine million dollars for the misuse of state airplanes. The news was disseminated on...
Posted On 13 Sep 2019
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Ecuador’s Prosecution Office continues the investigation in the 2012-2016 Bribes Case

Ecuador’s Prosecution Office continues the investigation in the 2012-2016 Bribes Case. In fact, before this phase ended, prosecutor Diana Salazar ordered that versions be taken and forensic expert reports to be made and forwarded information requests to public entities. For...
Posted On 12 Sep 2019
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Odebrecht maintains 45 open investigations handled by Ecuador’s Comptroller and the Prosecution Office

Odebrecht’s name is repeated in 40 investigations within the Comptroller’s Office and in five files opened by the Prosecutor’s Office. The participation of the Brazilian giant in works built by the previous Government is analyzed in two ways: administrative and...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019
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19 companies are involved in the 2012-2016 Bribes case

There are 19 companies, some related to each other, that received $ 6.115 million in contracts for public works under the Rafael Correa Delgado regime (2007-2017). These companies have been mentioned as Alianza PAIS financiers in the investigation of the Attorney General’s...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019
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“Congreso Latinoamericano de Municipalidades y Prefecturas” analyzed Ecuador’s tourism policies

Is it possible to sustain Ecuador’s tourism policies? That was the question answered yesterday by three specialists during the Latin American Congress of Municipalities and Prefectures (“Congreso Latinoamericano de Municipalidades y Prefecturas” in Spanish), which was held...
Posted On 10 Sep 2019
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Santiago Cuesta stopped being the advisor to President Lenín Moreno

Santiago Cuesta is no longer an advisor to the President of the Republic, Lenín Moreno. The former collaborator of the Head of State confirmed that he resigned his position, this Monday, September 9, 2019, through his Twitter account. “To my friends who follow me on Twitter...
Posted On 10 Sep 2019
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Ecuador will sign an agreement with Mexico to enter “La Alianza del Pacífico” in 2020

Ecuador’s trade agreements with Chile and Mexico will be signed at the end of this year 2019 and the beginning of next year respectively. These are steps prior to the integration of the country into the Pacific Alliance (a group made up of Colombia, Peru, Chile and Mexico)...
Posted On 10 Sep 2019
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The CNE analyzes the elimination of 4 political parties

In addition, 3 national movements may disappear from the electoral register because they do not meet the minimum voting percentage in elections. According to the results of the last elections, 4 political parties and 3 national movements run the risk of leaving the National...
Posted On 09 Sep 2019
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Pamela Martínez’s notes made the Bribes Case viable

Last year, Pamela Martínez – Rafael Correa’s ex-advisor who is being detained for the Sobornos case – traveled from Quito to Guayaquil. I was restless, she said in the early testimony she gave last September 3. A call from Rafael Correa happened, where he...
Posted On 09 Sep 2019
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Manta thrives on fishing and coffee production

From more than a month ago, the city of Manta has thrived on fishing and coffee production. Mónica Maldonado, the director of the Ecuadorian Chamber of Industrial and Tuna Process, stated: “We are already bordering the 100 weekly containers, which guarantees logistics, security,...
Posted On 06 Sep 2019
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