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Read the latest political news out of Ecuador including new and ongoing issues, the political system, and the president of Ecuador Rafael Correa.

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – Reuters – Ecuador remittances tumble 19.7 pct in Q2-cenbank

[archive-title]“Ecuador remittances tumble 19.7 pct in Q2-cenbank” Reuters, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “A lack of liquidity could jeopardize plans by leftist …

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – AP – Ecuador remittances fall 21 pct in first 6 months

[archive-title]“Ecuador remittances fall 21 pct in first 6 months” Associated Press, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Remittances and crude oil exports are …

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – Dow Jones – Ecuador Jan-June Crude Oil Exports Down 61% On Year To $2.39 Billion

[archive-title]“Ecuador Jan-June Crude Oil Exports Down 61% On Year To $2.39 Billion” Dow Jones, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador’s oil export …

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – Breitbart – Envoy attends inauguration of Ecuador’s President

[archive-title]“Envoy attends inauguration of Ecuador’s President” Breitbart, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “The UAE Ambassador to Brazil Ali Abdul Rahman Al Osaimi …

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – Financial Times – Ecuador in $1bn oil deal with China

[archive-title]“Ecuador in $1bn oil deal with China” Financial Times, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador has reached out to China to ease …

August 17, 2009

8/17/09 – Reuters – Correa plays hardball – Ecuador talks tough on oil investment

[archive-title]“Correa plays hardball – Ecuador talks tough on oil investment” Reuters, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador’s threat to seize oil fields …

August 17, 2009

8/17/09 – Ecuador exports 50,000 tons of excessive rice, corn to Venezuela

[archive-title]“Ecuador exports 50,000 tons of excessive rice, corn to Venezuela” Xinhua, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador began Friday to export 30,000 …

August 16, 2009

8/16/09 – Havana Times – Cuba & Ecuador Sign Tariffs Agreement

[archive-title]“Cuba & Ecuador Sign Tariffs Agreement ” Havana Times, August 16, 2009[/archive-title] “The governments of Cuba and Ecuador signed in …

August 15, 2009

8/15/09 – Ecuador’s Correa launches new term, promises change

[archive-title]“Ecuador’s Correa launches new term, promises change” greenleft.org.au, August 15, 2009[/archive-title] “Correa also faces internal opposition to his citizens’ revolution. …

August 15, 2009

8/15/09 – Cuban News Agency – Cuba and Ecuador Sign Trade Agreement

[archive-title]“Cuba and Ecuador Sign Trade Agreement” Cuban News Agency, August 15, 2009[/archive-title] “On this occasion, both countries gave each other …

August 14, 2009

8/14/09 – Russian President Dmitry Medvedev sent his congratulations to Rafael Correa Delgado on his inauguration as President of the Republic of Ecuador and on the country’s 200th anniversary celebrations

[archive-title]“Russian President Dmitry Medvedev sent his congratulations to Rafael Correa Delgado on his inauguration as President of the Republic of …

August 14, 2009

8/14/09 – Ecuador creates two new ministries

[archive-title]“Ecuador creates two new ministries” Xinhua, August 14, 2009[/archive-title] “The Telecommunication Ministry will be in charge of formulating state policies …