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Rescue Team Is 10 Meters Away From Two Miners

EL ORO – The rescue team is only 10 meters away from the two miners who are reportedly still alive, Citynoticias (89.3 FM in Guayaquil) reported a few minutes ago. Ángel Vera Pacheco (29) and Pedro Mendoza Basurto (21) are the names of the two Ecuadorian miners who haven’t...
Posted On 18 Oct 2010
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Ministry of Tourism Will Manage “Parque Historico”

The administration of the “Parque Historico” of Guayaquil (Historical Park) will be managed by the Ministry of Tourism, during a meeting with Ministry of Culture, Erika Sylva. The Secretary of Estate talked about the delay of the Book Fair in Guayaquil, which would begin on...
Posted On 17 Oct 2010
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Hit and Run Accident in Samborondon

A traffic accident on Samborondon left three wounded, the event occurred early morning near the urban area of El Rio, north of the city. The Samborondon Fire Department paramedics arrived and stabilized the wounded, which immediately were taken to the hospital clinica Kennedy of...
Posted On 15 Oct 2010
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Police Officers Seize Illegal Car Workshop

Police officers discovered a workshop located on Bastion Popular with different parts of cars and accessories of illegal origin. One person was detained for further investigations to determine the origin of the cars, according to the police many of them were stolen to be...
Posted On 15 Oct 2010
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Four Ecuadorian Miners Trapped

Four Ecuadorian miners got trapped 150 meters underground in Portovelo, El Oro. The accident happened at 3 in the morning, there was a landslide in Casa Negra mine, from the Mine Sadco Company. At the moment a crisis committee is working on the rescue plan. “The filling material...
Posted On 15 Oct 2010
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Guayaquil Autoshow Gallery Promotes Sales

Convertible vehicles, hybrid versions of redesigned models are already being sold on the markets that could come to Ecuador are displayed since Tuesday on the Autoshow 2011 in Guayaquil. The exposition is in Convention Center that has gathered over 15 automotive brands and other...
Posted On 14 Oct 2010
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Puerto Limpio has Another Fine

Jaime Nebot, Mayor of Guayaquil, announced this morning that the new dealership of garbage recollection in Puerto Limpio has a fine of $15.000 besides the fine of $60.000 for not going to work yesterday. Today’s fine is because the personnel didn’t go to clean the streets at six...
Posted On 14 Oct 2010
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Ecuadorian Narcotics Police Seizes Cocaine Operative

The Narcotics Police of Ecuador seized a ton and half of cocaine in operatives done by officers in the provinces of Pichincha and Manabí. According to Marcelo Tobar, Chief of Narcotics of Pichincha said that the drugs were camouflaged in wooden boards that were going to be sent...
Posted On 13 Oct 2010
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LAN Plane Carried 5 Kilos of Cocaine

is currently investigating the case of the five kilos of cocaine found on an airplane of the airline LAN, the last weekend. The flight came from Lima, Peru and it was supposed to pick up passengers in the Jose Joaquin de Olmedo airport of Guayaquil, its destiny was the city of...
Posted On 11 Oct 2010
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Retirement Pensions Increase by $40

QUITO – The retirement pensions for the elderly in Ecuador have been approved to increase by $40 today by the Social Security Institute of Ecuador (IESS). Ramiro González, Chairman of the Board of IESS, reported on Monday that an increase of $40 was made to the retirees....
Posted On 11 Oct 2010
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