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Alexandra Valencia

Amid quarantine, Ecuador women speak in code to seek protection from domestic violence

05 Aug 2020

QUITO Ecuadorean women are using code words to seek help in situations of domestic violence as the country's quarantine is creating conditions for increased abuse of women and has also forced the closure of many organizations that provide support.

UPDATE 3-Ecuador wins 'unprecedented' investor support for $17.4 bln debt restructuring

04 Aug 2020

Aug 3 Ecuador said on Monday it had won overwhelming investor support for a $17.4 billion foreign debt restructuring, hailing it as an economic turning point following years of economic stagnation and one of the region's worst coronavirus outbreaks.

China suspends imports of Ecuador shrimp on coronavirus risk

11 Jul 2020

BEIJING/QUITO China on Friday said it was suspending imports from three Ecuadorean shrimp producers after detecting coronavirus in recent shipments, prompting one of the Ecuadorean producers to accuse China of "tarnishing the reputation" of the industry.

UPDATE 1-Ecuador's Petroecuador receives bids from 7 companies for Oriente crude tender

30 Jun 2020

QUITO, June 29 Ecuador's state-run oil company Petroecuador said on Monday it has received bids from seven companies interested in buying up to 3.6 million barrels of Oriente crude through a spot-market tender launched earlier this week.

Ecuador's Petroecuador receives bids from seven companies for Oriente crude tender

30 Jun 2020

QUITO Ecuador's state-run oil company Petroecuador said on Monday it has received bids from seven companies interested in buying up to 3.6 million barrels of Oriente crude through a spot-market tender launched earlier this week.

UPDATE 1-Ecuador's Petroecuador receives bids from 7 companies for Oriente crude tender

30 Jun 2020

QUITO, June 29 Ecuador's state-run oil company Petroecuador said on Monday it has received bids from seven companies interested in buying up to 3.6 million barrels of Oriente crude through a spot-market tender launched earlier this week.

In morgues and shipping containers, Ecuadorians search for lost dead

27 May 2020

GUAYAQUIL/QUITO, Ecuador Dolores Centeno has scoured the morgues and cemeteries of Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city, for two months searching for her father's body.

FEATURE-In morgues and shipping containers, Ecuadorians search for lost dead

26 May 2020

GUAYAQUIL/QUITO, Ecuador, May 26 Dolores Centeno has scoured the morgues and cemeteries of Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city, for two months searching for her father's body.

Ecuador restarts mines after quarantine; neighbors protest

19 May 2020

QUITO Ecuador has restarted some mining operations that were paused for nearly two months due to the coronavirus pandemic, and residents of a community near one of the country's largest mines have protested that resuming work could spread the disease.

UPDATE 1-Ecuador restarts mines after quarantine; neighbors protest

19 May 2020

QUITO, May 18 Ecuador has restarted some mining operations that were paused for nearly two months due to the coronavirus pandemic, and residents of a community near one of the country's largest mines have protested that resuming work could spread the disease.

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