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Oil in Ecuador

February 20, 2014

The Guardian – Ecuador pursued China oil deal while pledging to protect Yasuni, papers show

The Ecuadorian government was negotiating a secret $1bn deal with a Chinese bank to drill for oil under the Yasuni …

February 11, 2014

Motherboard – Ecuador’s President, Allegedly a Free Internet Icon, Is Happy to Sue the Press

Meanwhile, Correa was busy proposing to eliminate print newspapers in the country altogether after many editorials there hammered him over …

January 15, 2014

AP – Ecuador politician claims email hacking in smear

Correa’s generous social welfare programs have won him 70 percent approval ratings among Ecuadoreans, but he has long been known …

August 27, 2013

The new Chavez? Oil trumps rain forest in Ecuador

Six years after trotting out a highly acclaimed commitment to protect its rain forest, Ecuador’s leftist president wants to yank …

August 22, 2013

Is Rafael Correa the Next Hugo Chavez?

Ecuador’s president Rafael Correa is channeling Bolivarian bluster and attacking the press after an attempt to save a swath of …

August 20, 2013

Ecuador President Correa Wants Oil Drilling In Yasuni National Park; Chevron Lawsuit A Sham

Ecuador President Rafael Correa, in following through on a promise he made four years ago to drill in the United …

August 16, 2013

Plan to Ban Oil Drilling in Amazon Is Dropped

Six years ago, President Rafael Correa of Ecuador offered the world what he considered an enticing deal: donate $3.6 billion …

August 10, 2013

Could Rafael Correa Become Ecuador’s President-for-Life?

Back in February, when Rafael Correa was re-elected to his third term in office, he dedicated his victory to Hugo …

July 26, 2013

Congress to let U.S. trade benefits for Ecuador expire

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ecuador, which renounced longtime U.S. trade benefits last month, is on the verge of getting its wish …

July 11, 2013

Petroecuador oil spill threatens Brazil and Peru

The 11,000-barrel spill is no Deepwater Horizon-level disaster, but Peru and Brazil are on alert as crude oil flows into …

June 5, 2013

Petroecuador Oil Spill Pollutes Amazon Tributary

QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador’s state oil company resumed pumping through the country’s main pipeline on Tuesday, four days after it …

March 29, 2012

Petroecuador, Ecuador’s State Owned Oil Company, Watches It’s Oil Exports Rise 17% This Year

Petroecuador February Oil Exports Rise 17% On Year To $896Mln Petroecuador, Ecuador’s state oil company, reported oil-export revenues of $896 …