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May 27, 2021

Guillermo Lasso starts his government with a net worth of $ 39 million

Guillermo Lasso Mendoza assumed the Presidency of the Republic on May 24 with a net worth of around $ 39 million. After he …

May 26, 2021

Ecuador’s new banker-turned-president pledges action on vaccinations, economy

Former banker Guillermo Lasso, sworn in as Ecuador’s new president Monday, said he would escalate efforts to vaccinate people against …

May 24, 2021

Guillermo Lasso: Ecuador’s new leader faces uphill struggle

The 65-year-old conservative former banker defeated left-wing rival Andrés Arauz in a closely fought run-off election on 11 April. He …

May 21, 2021
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Ecuador president-elect names businessman as energy minister

Ecuador’s President-elect Guillermo Lasso on Thursday named a businessman from a private agroindustrial and real estate conglomerate as the country’s …

May 20, 2021

The oil sector stagnates despite millionaire investment in 14 years

Despite representing 10% of national wealth and 30% of tax revenues, the oil sector has had a political and inefficient …

May 17, 2021

Steven Donziger: Declines To Mount Defense As Contempt Trial Wraps

Steven Donziger’s request to read a brief statement instead of taking the witness stand was denied. A request for more …

May 14, 2021

Steven Donziger: Expects To Be Convicted Of Criminal Contempt

Chevron foe Steven Donziger said Friday after observing the prosecution case play out in his criminal contempt bench trial that …

May 12, 2021

Steven Donziger: Lawyer who sued Chevron over Ecuador pollution faces N.Y. contempt trial

A disbarred American lawyer who spent more than two decades battling Chevron Corp (CVX.N) over pollution in the Ecuadorian rainforest …

May 11, 2021

Steven Donziger Trial Begins

Steven Donziger once stood to gain hundreds of millions of dollars for winning a $9.5 billion environmental-contamination verdict against Chevron …

May 7, 2021

Steven Donziger Chevron Ecuador Fraud led to Disbarment, Criminal Charges

When Chevron foe Steven Donziger goes on trial for criminal contempt starting Monday, it will mark a milestone in a …

May 7, 2021

Disbarred Attorney Steven Donziger Faces Criminal Charges in Chevron Ecuador Case

A Manhattan federal judge denied on Thursday the latest bid by embattled attorney Steven Donziger to dismiss criminal contempt charges …

May 6, 2021
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Chinese-Owned Oil Co. Seeks Its Share Of $1B Ecuador Deal

An oil company with ties to the Chinese government can seek its share of a nearly $1 billion settlement Ecuador …