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Bloomberg: (Bloomberg) -- The rate of growth in Ecuador, South America’s seventh biggest economy, slowed for a third year in 2014 as falling crude oil prices and a refinery shutdown offset gains from higher fishing and electricity output. Gross domestic product rose 3.8...
Yahoo Daily News: The Sydney Harbour Bridge and the sails on the nearby Opera House went dark Saturday, as lights on landmarks around Australia were switched off for the global climate change awareness campaign Earth Hour. Millions are expected to take part around the world in...
noodls: (Source: KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij NV) KLM is not for the first time in its history in Bogotá. From October 1992 through March 1995, KLM operated flights to the Colombian capital already. With the addition of the new service to Bogotá and Cali,...
News24: A lightning strike has injured 52 people at a training school for traffic police near Quito....
The Irish Times: A man walks into a bar and orders two cappuccini. The barman stares blankly at him. Someone who is already in the bar (that would be me) feels bound to inform Cappuccini Man, who is Irish, that nouns of foreign origin tend to lose their foreign plural endings...
noodls: (Source: Simpson University) For Immediate Release 03.27.2015 REDDING, Calif. - Two Simpson University students are fulfilling their student-teaching requirements overseas this spring in Africa and Ecuador. Kimberly Thurston, from Fortuna, Calif., is at...
Toronto Sun: The majority of Canadians approve of the CRTC's decision to force cable providers to offer pick and pay to customers, a new poll as found. According to a poll by Mainstreet Technologies, 64% of Canadians back the regulator's choice to bring cable a la...
Taipei Times: ran PresidentRafael Correa could boycott next month’s Summit of the Americas over “lack of respect” by the US for Latin America, Quito’s top diplomat said on Wednesday. “At the moment, the president’s attendance is scheduled,” Ecuadoran Minister of Foreign...
noodls: (Source: Penn State Harrisburg) March 26, 2015 Dr. Chiara Sabina, associate professor of social sciences in Penn State Harrisburg's School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, has received a research-based Fulbright Fellowship for the 2015-16 academic year....
noodls: (Source: Etihad Airways PJSC) 26 Mar 2015 09:30 WCA, the world's largest and most powerful network of independent freight forwarders, with over 5,700 member offices based in 191 countries around the world, has announced its annual WCA GlobalConference in 2016...
noodls: (Source: MSIGlobal Alliance Ltd) Author: admin | Posted: 26 March 2015 MSI's Ecuadorian legal member Expertise Law reports on general incentives aimed at supporting investment in Ecuador. As a result of the recent legislatives and policies reforms in Ecuador,...
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Zeenews: Ecuador`s PresidentRafael Correa could boycott next month`s Summit of the Americas over US "lack of respect" for Latin America, Quito`s top diplomat warned Wednesday....