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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 20, 2009

8/19/09 – Associated Press – Ecuador creates state mining company

[archive-title]“Ecuador creates state mining company” Dow Jones, August 219, 2009[/archive-title] “The state-run mining company was first conceived in a January …

August 19, 2009

8/19/09 – Freedom of press under attack

[archive-title]“Freedom of press under attack” Chattanooga Times Free Press, August 19, 2009[/archive-title] “Thomas Jefferson, who had an idea or two …

August 19, 2009

8/19/09 – Ecuador Monitors Indian Reserve after Murders

[archive-title]“Ecuador Monitors Indian Reserve after Murders” Latin American Herald Tribune, August 19, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador’s Environment Ministry has set up a …

August 19, 2009

8/18/09 – Reuters – Perenco says truce with Ecuador doubtful

[archive-title]“Perenco says truce with Ecuador doubtful” Reuters, August 18, 2009[/archive-title] “French oil company Perenco said on Tuesday that an agreement …

August 19, 2009

8/18/09 – China advances $1 billion to Ecuador for two-year oil supply news

[archive-title]“China advances $1 billion to Ecuador for two-year oil supply news” domain-b.com, August 18, 2009[/archive-title] “China is making a forward …

August 19, 2009

8/18/09 – Dow Jones – CAF Approves $250 Million Loan For Ecuador

[archive-title]“CAF Approves $250 Million Loan For Ecuador” Dow Jones, August 18, 2009[/archive-title] “The $250 million loan is also part of …

August 18, 2009

8/18/09 – Iranian President Felicitates Ecuador on National Day

[archive-title]“Iranian President Felicitates Ecuador on National Day ” Fars News Agency, August 18, 2009[/archive-title] “Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in a …

August 18, 2009

8/18/09 – Financial Times Blog – China wants oil, Ecuador wants money…

[archive-title]“China wants oil, Ecuador wants money…” Financial Times Blog, August 18, 2009[/archive-title] “But critics argue the country’s problems go back …

August 18, 2009

8/17/09 – Ecuador to offer new oil contracts soon

[archive-title]“Ecuador to offer new oil contracts soon” upstreamonline.com, August 17, 2009[/archive-title] “Ecuador will give foreign oil companies details in September …

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 …