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August 17, 2021
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Ecuador, one of the countries with the cheapest diesel in the region

In Colombia and Peru there is a fuel price band with twice the Ecuadorian value. Locally, carriers say they are …

August 16, 2021

Presidents Duque and Lasso inaugurated the road that joins the border between Colombia and Ecuador

The president of Colombia, Iván Duque, and the president of Ecuador, Guillermo Lasso, inaugurated this Saturday, August 14, the road …

August 12, 2021

Unions, indigenous people of Ecuador hold first protest against Lasso

The United Front of Workers (FUT) and the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (Conaie) on Wednesday held the first …

August 11, 2021
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Ecuador: Tariffs and Taxes Reduced to Boost Competitiveness

Since Ecuadorian President Guillermo Lasso took office on May 24, 2021, the beginning of the new administration has been marked …

August 10, 2021

Lasso’s oil policy in five keys

More than a month ago, on July 7, President Guillermo Lasso signed Executive Decree 95 on the new hydrocarbon policy …

August 6, 2021
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Ecuador Central Bank Doubles BIS Credit Line to $840 Million

Ecuador’s central bank doubled its emergency credit line with the Bank for International Settlements to $840 million as a precautionary …

August 5, 2021

‘We are not painted on the wall’, Guillermo Lasso responds to calls for mobilizations for fuel prices

Without mentioning the names of leaders or social organizations, President Guillermo Lasso pointed out that his government “is not painted …

August 3, 2021

IMF mission begins annual review of Ecuador’s economy and debt

A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) started this Monday the annual review of Ecuador’s economic situation, as well …

August 2, 2021
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Ecuador’s debt bonds are having a good time, according to Bloomberg

The rapid progress of mass vaccination against COVID-19, the rise in the international price of oil and optimism about the election of Guillermo Lasso as …

July 30, 2021

Steven Donziger: convicted of criminal contempt

Here are relevant excerpts (footnotes omitted) from the’s 245-page-long decision by United States District Judge Loretta A. Preska, rendered earlier …

July 26, 2021

Disbarred Lawyer Steven Donziger Found Guilty of Criminal Contempt of Court in Chevron Ecuador Case

The Monday criminal-contempt conviction of an infamously rogue lawyer should remind us all of the importance, in a constitutional republic …

July 23, 2021

Esmeraldas refinery at 100% of its operational capacity after maintenance

The Petroecuador company reported that the maintenance work was completed in one of its visbreaking units of the Esmeraldas Refinery, …