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Ecuador's Economy Grew 4.5% in 2013 - Wall Street Journal

Ecuador's Economy Grew 4.5% in 2013Wall Street JournalEcuador's Economy Grew 4.5% in 2013. Results Slightly Above Official Target of 4.05%, but Below 5.1% Growth in 2012. Email; Print. Save ? More. Save to ? More. Save ? More. Saved ? More. Please log in or register for free to use Save This.and more »

Ecuador's Hot Wrapper - Cigar Aficionado

Ecuador's Hot WrapperCigar AficionadoThe thick clouds over Ecuador's Los Rios province can make one forget that the sky is blue, not a pearly shade of off-white. It isn't the kind of weather that brings in tourists, but these are the precise atmospheric conditions that can grow pristine ...

World Cup Team Preview: Ecuador Is Playing For Something Bigger - Rant Sports

Rant SportsWorld Cup Team Preview: Ecuador Is Playing For Something BiggerRant SportsOn the soccer field, Ecuador has many of the same goals as the other nations competing in the World Cup. They have a great opportunity to move out of the group by finishing second. However, Ecuador has a higher purpose while in Brazil, which is to ...

The Struggle Over Sumak Kawsay in Ecuador - Upside Down World

The Struggle Over Sumak Kawsay in EcuadorUpside Down WorldI wrote this knowing a friend and activist from Junin is illegally being kept in jail for defending his land, his community, the unique environment of Intag's Cloud Forest, and fundamental human rights. The criminalization of social protests here in ...

The market isn't free if the elites hijack it - Boston Globe

Boston GlobeThe market isn't free if the elites hijack itBoston GlobeWhen Ecuador struck oil in the 1970s, the tiny group of wealthy families who ran the place bought themselves mansions and private jets. They threw a few bones to the poor: subsidies for gas and food. But then the price of oil plummeted. Suddenly, they ...and more »

World Cup: Ecuador Must Press on After Death of Star Striker - Mashable

Bleacher ReportWorld Cup: Ecuador Must Press on After Death of Star StrikerMashableBut Ecuador, tasked with navigating a group that includes France, Switzerland and Honduras, will be without its own star striker when the World Cup kicks off on June 12 in Brazil. Christian Benitez scored four goals for Ecuador during its 2014 World ...2014 World Cup Tactics Board: Analysing Reinaldo Rueda's EcuadorBleacher Reportall 2 news articles »

Rowan County Man Trapped In Ecuador - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Rowan County Man Trapped In EcuadorLEX18 Lexington KY NewsDennis Walling left for Ecuador a month ago and now his family isn't sure when he'll return home. Dennis is a Morehead volunteer firefighter and a father of two. His wife Sarah Skaggs Wallling said he went to Ecuador last month for a promising job ...

Daily Life In Ecuador: The Stunning Colors Of Mountain Life (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

Huffington PostDaily Life In Ecuador: The Stunning Colors Of Mountain Life (PHOTOS)Huffington PostTwo men dressed as limes, promoting an energy drink, stop to watch the weekly changing of the guard ceremony in Quito, Ecuador, Monday, July 9, 2012. (Dolores Ochoa/AP). Boys play soccer on the beach in Manta, Ecuador, Saturday, June 29, 2013.and more »

Ecuador faces vote on Yasuni park oil drilling in Amazon - BBC News

BBC NewsEcuador faces vote on Yasuni park oil drilling in AmazonBBC NewsEnvironmentalists in Ecuador say they have collected enough signatures to have a referendum on whether the Yasuni National Park in the Amazon should be opened to further oil exploration. They said 727,947 people had signed their petition to have a vote ...Correa touts the 'Ecuadorian Miracle'Harvard GazetteEcuadorian president talks national growthYale Daily News (blog)CNS Talks to President Correa on Legacy of Oil Drilling in EcuadorCourthouse News Servicewww.worldbulletin.netall 7 news articles »

Ecuador Expects To Sign Refinery Construction Contract in June - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Ecuador Expects To Sign Refinery Construction Contract in JuneWall Street Journal (blog)Ecuador said on Wednesday it expects to sign a contract in June for the construction of a refinery known as the Refineria del Pacifico Eloy Alfaro, which will be the largest infrastructure project in the Andean country. Brazilian company Odebrecht is ...and more »





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