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Ecuador Ends One Chevron Battle. What Does It Mean for the War?

Bloomberg - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Ecuador last week paid Chevron Corp. $112 million in an arbitration case dating back to the 1970s. The accord, while dealing with obscure contractual matters, could have ramifications for bigger court fights between the two fierce adversaries.
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Boston Marathon bombing amputee scales mountain in Ecuador

Fox News - ‎20 hours ago‎
BOSTON - Boston Marathon bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet can check mountaineering off her bucket list. The professional ballroom dancer lost a leg in the 2013 finish line attacks and ran the entire 26.2-mile race last spring.

Ecuador Offers $1 Billion of Bonds at Highest Coupon Since 2000

Bloomberg - ‎22 hours ago‎
"The market is providing a good window for Ecuador to tap the market," said Juan Lorenzo Maldonado, an economist with Credit Suisse Group AG.

Lemont native volunteers at senior center in Ecuador

Suburban Life Publications - ‎55 minutes ago‎
“Going to Ecuador gives me a fresh outlook on how other countries work with the elderly population. They don't have the same resources as we do here,” the 2013 Lemont High School graduate said.

Ecuador pays Chevron $112 arbitration award

Fox News - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
QUITO, Ecuador - Ecuador has paid a $112 million arbitration award to Chevron Corp stemming from a 1990s-era oil contract dispute.

Fitch Rates Ecuador's 2022 USD1 Billion Bond 'B'

Business Wire (press release) - ‎20 hours ago‎
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'B' rating to Ecuador's USD1 billion 10.75% notes maturing in 2022.
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Ecuador launches US$1bn long five-year bond at 10.75%

Reuters - ‎22 hours ago‎
NEW YORK, July 25 (IFR) - Republic of Ecuador launched a US$1bn long five-year bond after generating a US$2bn book, investor sources told IFR on Monday.

Ecuador's minister seeks investment

Korea Times - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
At the "Regional Investment Forum, Republic of Opportunities Ecuador," the minister spoke about his country's business environment as part of efforts to boost trade relations with Korea.

Massive Expulsion of Cubans from Ecuador

Human Rights Watch - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
Ecuador has the largest number of refugees in the region. The expulsion without due process of dozens of Cubans during the last few days shows the enormous risk that asylum seekers face when government authorities have impunity to ignore their ...

Ecuador pays Chevron $112mln in dispute lasting more than 40 years

Energy Voice - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Oil major Chevron has been paid $112million by Ecuador over a contract dispute lasting more than four decades. The move comes despite the side remaining in disagreement.

Ecuador: "Transnational companies complicating business for banana producers"

FreshPlaza - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Banana production in Ecuador has declined significantly because of climate change, but this is not the only obstacle that small producers and exporters have to face every day to market their fruit.

Review of Hotel Oro Verde in Guayaquil, Ecuador

Grit Magazine - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Marilyn Jones When I traveled to Ecuador to visit the Galapagos Islands, my tour coordinator AdventureSmith Explorations arranged my pre- and post-hotel accommodations in Guayaquil.

Rare 'Pinocchio' lizard spotted in Ecuador (VIDEO)

Earth Touch - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Ecuador's Pinocchio anole is a creature so rarely seen that it was thought extinct for over 40 years before being rediscovered in 2005.

Ecuador Rises

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
As part of its continued support to the Ecuadorian community, Telemundo 47 / WNJU will air its locally-produced half hour special, 'Ecuador Se Levanta' (Ecuador Rises) on Monday, July 18 at 5 PM. The special focuses on the resilience of the human ...

Ecuador's state oil firm sells three gas stations

PetrolPlaza - ‎10 hours ago‎
Empresa Pública de Hidrocarburos del Ecuador (EP Petroecuador) announced the sale of its three Petrocomercial gas stations, two of which are in the capital city of Quito and one in the city of Guayaquil.

Santa Priscila sees stable Ecuador shrimp pricing this year

Undercurrent News - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Ecuador produced more than 75 million pounds of shrimp last month, maintaining high output levels from the top South American producer.

Twelvefold increase in Zika cases since Ecuador earthquake

UNICEF (press release) - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
NEW YORK/PANAMA/QUITO, 18 July 2016 - Three months after the Ecuador earthquake, the number of Zika Virus cases increased from 92 to 1,106 country-wide, with the sharpest increase in the quake-hit areas.

Exquisite Ecuador: A successful second edition

Shanghai Daily (subscription) - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
THE awaited second edition of “Exquisite Ecuador, a taste of Excellence” was successful launched on July 16th, Saturday, in Shanghai.

The CIA in Ecuador? Corruption, the press and the National Endowment for Democracy

Open Democracy - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Ecuador's President Rafael Correa waves as he attends Ecuador's Supreme Court newly appointed members swearing in ceremony in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa). The line between truth and propaganda is often ...

Bring it on home: Ecuador - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Travel tip • Traveling in Ecuador is easy relative to purchases as they use U.S. currency throughout the country. And, we saw no credit card international fees.