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This Monday, President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa will invite soldiers who fought in the conflict between Ecuador and Peru (War of the Cenepa), to a luncheon.

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The Latin American Association of Metros and Subways (Alamys) expressed support for the construction of the Metro de Quito through a statement delivered to the mayor of the capital on Thursday.

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A powerful bomb tore through a busy Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan on Friday, killing close to 50 people in the country's deadliest sectarian attack in nearly two years.

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Today, with a religious ceremony, the authorities of the Armed Forces of Ecuador dismissed a contingent of "blue helmets" traveling Friday to the Republic of Haiti to help with reconstruction work there.

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Brazil on Friday posted its first budget deficit in 12 years -- more bad news for an economy already battling high inflation and facing deep spending cuts.

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Iraq cut its 2015 budget Thursday by nearly $3 billion (2.7 billion euros) due to the falling price of oil, on which its government is almost entirely dependent for revenue.

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The president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, said in a television interview from Costa Rica that his goal in command of the CELAC will be to overcome the extreme poverty of the population.

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The National Institute for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (INER) of Ecuador and the British Embassy in this country signed an agreement for the first global calculator, which will create different scenarios on energy use, it will be developed until 2050.

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President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa reiterated his challenge towards the issue of the headquarters of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) being in Washington, a country that has not ratified the Inter-American Charter of Human Rights Pact of San José, plus it finances its Commission on Human Rights.

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The Ecuadorian government will strengthen the development of the Amazon region to hold the event "We are Amazon", to be held on Tuesday, February 3 in the province of Orellana.

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Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño reported that the 33 member countries of the CELAC reached consensus to the Political Declaration, the 26 special declarations and the action plan containing the final document to be signed this Thursday at the close of the third summit of the regional bloc, which is developed in this Costa Rican town.

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Minister of Interior, Jose Serrano, called the Organization of American States (OAS) to strengthen multilateral cooperation on security issues in the Americas through greater sharing of information between governments, emphasizing preventive actions.

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Brazil on Friday posted its first budget deficit in 12 years -- more bad news for an economy already battling high inflation and facing deep spending cuts.

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Chilean political intellectuals stressed today the transcendence of thinking of the Cuban independence leader Jose Marti, to whom they described as a inspiring source for Latin America.

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The Attorney General''s Office (PGR) investigates alleged links of former governor of the Mexican state of Guerrero Angel Aguirre with organized crime, said today the newspaper La Jornada.

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Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño reported that the 33 member countries of the CELAC reached consensus to the Political Declaration, the 26 special declarations and the action plan containing the final document to be signed this Thursday at the close of the third summit of the regional bloc, which is developed in this Costa Rican town.

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Last night the president of the Ecuadorian Football Federation, FEF, Luis Chiriboga, confirmed the hiring of new coach Gustavo Quinteros as the Tricolor for the America's Cup and the FIFA World Russia 2018.

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Colombian pop star Shakira has given birth to a baby boy, named Sasha, her second child with Barcelona footballer Gerard Pique, the celebrity couple annnounced on Friday.

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Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said Friday that Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo admitted he made a mistake and would accept his two-match ban.

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Guinea qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals in bizarre fashion on Thursday after a drawing of lots was required to separate them and Mali.

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Colombian pop star Shakira has given birth to a baby boy, named Sasha, her second child with Barcelona footballer Gerard Pique, the celebrity couple annnounced on Friday.

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Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested early Friday for murder in connection with a hit-and-run that left one man dead and another person in the hospital, authorities in Los Angeles said.

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Chilean political intellectuals stressed today the transcendence of thinking of the Cuban independence leader Jose Marti, to whom they described as a inspiring source for Latin America.

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Swedish music streamer Spotify will provide the soundtrack for Sony devices, the companies said Wednesday, spelling the end to the streaming music service from the Japanese tech giant that invented the Walkman.

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Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested early Friday for murder in connection with a hit-and-run that left one man dead and another person in the hospital, authorities in Los Angeles said.

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A powerful bomb tore through a busy Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan on Friday, killing close to 50 people in the country's deadliest sectarian attack in nearly two years.

2 days 23 hours

Iraq cut its 2015 budget Thursday by nearly $3 billion (2.7 billion euros) due to the falling price of oil, on which its government is almost entirely dependent for revenue.

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The wife of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, who is being threatened with execution by Islamic State militants, broke her silence Thursday hours before the deadline for a hostage swap that could save his life.

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The Latin American Association of Metros and Subways (Alamys) expressed support for the construction of the Metro de Quito through a statement delivered to the mayor of the capital on Thursday.

Today, with a religious ceremony, the authorities of the Armed Forces of Ecuador dismissed a contingent of "blue helmets" traveling Friday to the Republic of Haiti to help with reconstruction work there.

Weekly Ebola infections in west Africa have dropped to below 100 for the first time in more than six months, figures showed Thursday, raising hopes the worst-ever outbreak of the virus is coming to an end.

The head of the National Undersecretariat of Health Governance, Veronica Espinoza said Wednesday that regulated drugs prices have not risen in price by 300%. On the contrary, he claimed it plans to reduce the value of some medicines.

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This Monday 20 years of the conflict are remembered, the country came out victorious, however, thirty-three Ecuadorian soldiers lost their lives in this conflict.

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Producers remember how they once were victims of speculation on prices of inputs and they are now in cantonal agricultural centers at the lowest prices in the market.

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This is the Community Millennium Tablada Sanchez, located in the Santa Rita parrioquia in Chone. This area is inhabited by 81 families in the rural area, the Ecuadorian government relocated to make way for the construction of Multi Chone megaproject, which will provide drinking water and irrigation and flood control in this vast manabita sector.

The afternoon rolls in, the neighbourhoodin the Gaza Strip from where you can see Israel has a bleak outlook: there is not a single house or building without damage, after the 50 day war with Israel that ended on August 26th. Children come running out of what looks like ruins to greet the foreigners who are there.

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The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) did a story on Destination Ecuador in which they stressed that the country has experienced a strengthening of their tourism

Hotel 'Casa Gangotena' located in the historic center of Quito is considered among the top 25 by Trip advisor, specializing in worldwide tourism.

The 'Touristic Destination Ecuador' will be promoted in the 49th edition of the end of American football, known as the Super Bowl, which will be played on Sunday 1st of February in the city of Glendale. In 2014, this event, considered the most important of the year, achieved an audience of 112 million viewers.

The Maspi Lodge, located in the Andean province of Pichincha, was chosen by the National Geographic Society among the 24 finest hotels worldwide.

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