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During an interview with RT in New York, President Lenin Moreno talked about different topics including WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s situation, his relationship with former President Rafael Correa as well as other international topics.

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Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno affirmed Friday at the UN that every dollar lost in tax evasion represents fewer resources to fund development and is a crime against the rights of millions of people in the world.

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With 11.000 ideas from local and virtual forums the 2017-2021 National Plan for Good Living was enriched and will be handed in to the National Planning Council that meets in Quito for the revision and approval of the instrument that will pave the way for the government of President Lenin Moreno.

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Ecuadorian ambassador in Mexico Leonardo Arizaga confirmed that the rescuing team of the Fire Department of Guayaquil and Quito arrived in Mexico to immediately support in quake-affected areas.

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President Lenin Moreno highlighted at the UN Ecuador’s fight against tax havens and its defense of human mobility, two initiatives that set an example in the fight against corruption and human rights protection.

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Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno affirmed at the UN that dialogue is the tool to build peaceful societies on the International Day of Peace enshrined by the international organization to strengthen such ideals among countries.

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Ecuadorian minister of Economy Carlos de la Torre informed about Ecuador’s situation during his meetings in Washington before multilateral agencies.

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Ecuadorian minister of Foreign Trade Pablo Campana participated in the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Institute of Export and Investment Promotion of Ecuador ProEcuador and U.S. company Darbby Overseas Investments which will invest more than 200 million dollars in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Trade informed Thursday.

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Different colored threads are interwoven with machines that turn them into fabric and blankets following different productive processes in the fabric factory located in Cumbaya, 20 minutes away from Quito.

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Since the coming into force of the trade agreement with the European Union, many nations of such continent look to Ecuador and Portugal is analyzing export and investment opportunities.

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Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno affirmed Friday at the UN that every dollar lost in tax evasion represents fewer resources to fund development and is a crime against the rights of millions of people in the world.

3 days 19 hours

President Lenin Moreno highlighted at the UN Ecuador’s fight against tax havens and its defense of human mobility, two initiatives that set an example in the fight against corruption and human rights protection.

3 days 19 hours

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno and UN General Secretary Antonio Guterres agreed Thursday that dialogue is a mechanism for peacebuilding during a meeting held in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.

3 days 23 hours

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno affirmed at the UN that dialogue is the tool to build peaceful societies on the International Day of Peace enshrined by the international organization to strengthen such ideals among countries.

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Ecuadorian foreign minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa and her Bolivian counterpart Fernando Huanacuni informed that during their Monday meeting they selected dates for the next meeting between Presidents Lenin Moreno and Evo Morales and for the Binational Commission in 2018.

1 week 6 days

President Lenin Moreno met Monday with Bolivian foreign minister Fernando Huanacuni at the Carondelet government palace.

2 weeks 1 hour

Ecuador announced Sunday it will “urgently send a ship” to Cuba and the Caribbean to cooperate with victims of hurricane Irma which devastated many places in the coastline.

2 weeks 6 days

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno congratulated Monday the Colombian government and National Liberation Army (ELN) for taking “another step towards peace” with the agreement of temporary ceasefire which has been considered the most transcendental since the beginning of peace talks.

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President Lenin Moreno paid tribute to Guayaquil during a popular celebration organized by Guayas’ Mayor on the 482nd foundation anniversary of Guayaquil.

2 months 3 days

Last Friday, Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno ratified his support and investment for the sporting sector to continue growing in the country and announced that more important aspects like the High Performance Plan will be strengthened to promote sporting activities.

2 months 5 days

Ecuadorian president Lenin Moreno ratified Friday his support to the sports sector during a meeting with leaders of 49 Ecuadorian sports federations, 24 province federations, four Ecuadorian federations of adapted sports and the Ministry of Sports.

3 months 1 hour

Ecuador’s High Performance Planning, which was implemented in the country in 2012 and benefits 264 conventional athletes and 21 with disabilities, continues to yield results since athletes won nine medals at the South American Athletics Championship.

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Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno inaugurated in Ibarra, province of Imbabura, the National Plan for Book and Reading Promotion.

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Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa highlighted Saturday the success of the first edition of Loja’s Artes Vivas Festival (FIAVL) from November 17 to 27 to which more than 27.000 attended without taking into account people who watched performances on streets, parks and squares.

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The 207th anniversary of the first Cry for Independence is celebrated on August 10 and the Presidency will participate in the celebration of this historic date with the “Eugenio Espejo” national awards ceremony, dramatized tours, lightning up of the Carondelet government palace, mapping, fireworks and an artisan citizen fair.

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Three main ideas are part of the Bill on Culture being analyzed at the National Assembly: creative freedom, above all else; freedom of choice, above all principles; and freedom of access to cultural goods and services.

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After three days of talks, the ninth BRICS Summit (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) concluded Tuesday with a call for raising the voice of emerging markets and developing countries to achieve greater sustainability.

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The Chinese government is willing to create with Ecuador a communication and cooperation intergovernmental mechanism to protect marine flora and fauna and fight illegal fishing, said Zhang Xianliang, director of the Ministry of Agriculture's Bureau of Fisheries.

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The government of President Lenin Moreno will strengthen the Strategic Association between Ecuador and China, said Wednesday the South American nation’s ambassador, Jose Maria Borja, during the celebration of the “Day of Ecuador” in this capital.

1 month 1 week

China International Chamber of Commerce and the government of Zhuhai will inaugurate next November its first international fair for Latin American and Caribbean companies, says vice Mayor of the province Zhu Qingqiao.

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With 11.000 ideas from local and virtual forums the 2017-2021 National Plan for Good Living was enriched and will be handed in to the National Planning Council that meets in Quito for the revision and approval of the instrument that will pave the way for the government of President Lenin Moreno.

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The Ecuadorian Ministry of Urban Development and Housing (Miduvi) signed Monday an agreement with ten universities and polytechnic schools to strengthen technical labs with an equipment donation from Japan.

Ecuador became the sixth country to be classified for the work done by Emergency Medical Teams after the World Health Organization’ in situ verification.

The first Job Fair for the Ecuadorian Community of Immigrants who have returned to their country takes place Thursday with the aim of facilitating this group’s labor inclusivity.

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Adapting the regulation to advances in science and the new infrastructure built in the last decade and for it to meet the Constitution approved in 2008 encourages different people to participate in the creation of the new Health Code with contributions that will be included in the document to be analyzed by the National Assembly.

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The government’s program to restore the sector prioritized urban and rural areas neglected during decades by former governments that did not built one public hospital in the last 40 years in cities like Quito and Guayaquil, the most crowded in the country.

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In the last decade, this port city has experienced a significant social and infrastructure development with a social inclusion approach after works done by the government of the Citizen Revolution, led by President Rafael Correa, which has invested 5,840 billion dollars since 2008.

Gazing at the vicuñas run freely in the field, looking how chuquiragua plants bloom in the white snow, bumping into an Andean fox or admiring the beauty of the Andean landscape painted with all rainbow colors… this is how walks to the Fauna Production Reserve in Chimborazo are like, a special place to connect with nature.

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In a historic event, Ecuador won 14 awards of the 26 categories of the 24th edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA), South America edition, which turns it into the country with an awards record.

Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism and the global company Amadeus signed Wednesday an institutional agreement on intelligent tourism promotion in the country for new markets and to make the country brand more attractive for consumers.

Chordeleg, located in the province of Azuay and recognized for its crafts tradition, is the only place in Ecuador that has submitted an application for the UNESCO Creative Cities Network 2017, informed the Ministry of Tourism.

The “Cueva de los Tayos Expedition” Documentary was premiered Thursday in order to promote this place filled with myths and stories which is located in the Amazonian province of Morona Santiago.

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