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Los comunicadores llegaron a Mataje para cubrir la situación que se vive en la frontera colombo-ecuatoriana por los ataques de grupos armados, que …

Quick, a post about anything other than Thatcher: Ecuador’s performance is even more impressive that you realise

No preprepared obituary for her Toryness here, no siree, instead something completely irrelevant (or timelessly more relevant) about Ecuador.<p>So, …

The Last Ice Merchant, Documentary About an Ecuadorian Man Who Harvests Glacier Ice

“The Last Ice Merchant” is a short documentary that tells the remarkable tale of Baltazar Ushca, a 67-year-old man who has been harvesting glacial …

Moving to Cuenca, Ecuador: What You're Not Being Told!

<i>Photo Courtesy of Hole in The Donut Cultural Travel</i><p>In the past few years, more and more people seem to have gone crazy about Ecuador and, particularly, about the charming and lively city of Cuenca. Cuenca is rich in history and architecture; it's walking friendly and it's surrounded by breathtaking …

Why Ecuador loves Rafael Correa

Rafael Correa is far ahead of his nearest rival in Sunday's presidential election in Ecuador, and expected to easily win another four-year presidential term. It's not hard to see why.<p>Unemployment fell to 4.1% by the end of last year – a record low for at least 25 years. Poverty has fallen by 27% …

Lawyer Who Beat Chevron in Ecuador Faces Trial of His Own

By Clifford Krauss, <i>The New York Times</i><br>30 July 2013<p>Steven R. Donziger – environmental hero or charlatan, depending on whom you talk to – is one of the …

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Why Goldman Sachs swapped $580-million worth of gold with Ecuador

Ecuador, the only South American nation to use the U.S. dollar as its official currency, swapped gold with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. for liquid assets …

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How Radio, Geography, And Success Made St. Louis Cardinals Fans Baseball's Best

My FORBES colleague, Christina Settimi, posted an article on Wednesday which provides some quantitative evidence that the St Louis Cardinals baseball fans are the sport’s best.<p>In full disclosure, I’ve resided in St Louis since 1999. And I was raised 2 hours south of Montreal, Quebec where I grew up …

Cards name fifth starter and fill out the bullpen

General manager John Mozeliak's offseason plan came together on Monday.<p>In November, Mozeliak refused the Braves' ask for Carlos Martinez as part of a …