Wednesday Aug 27
The Washington Post
Chocolate Supplies Buoyed as Ecuador Beans Withstand El Nino
Ecuador, already the world's biggest grower of flavored beans used in fine chocolate, is poised to extend its lead over Brazil as the top cocoa producer in the Americas as exporters forecast a record harvest.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Seven Questions for Karim Rashid
It's been a busy, brightly colored, organic-shaped summer for Karim Rashid . The designer has given lectures, made appearances, and occasionally DJ'ed in cities from Miami and Toronto to Hamburg and Ekaterinburg .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Ricardo Arjona's "Viaje Tour" Heads to Ecuador
Guatemalan singer-songwriter Ricardo Arjona offered a concert in Quito on the weekend, raising the local temperature on a cold night in Ecuador's capital with a show that was part of his international "Viaje Tour."
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Global Voices Online
GKill City, a Site for 'Countercultural Journalism' in Ecuador, Turns Three
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The most dangerous railway in the world
HAMMERED by natural disasters and believed to be cursed, this railroad is one of the most incredible engineering feats of all time.
UPDATE 3-Two dead, eight wounded in Ecuador earthquake
Two people were killed in Ecuador on Tuesday after a 5.1 magnitude earthquake struck near the capital of Quito, with eight others wounded and rescue workers still seeking to free others trapped after the tremor.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Press Releases: Ecuador's Independence Day
On behalf of the people of the United States, I send best wishes to the people of Ecuador as you celebrate the 205th anniversary of your country's independence on August 10. On this special occasion, we remember that Guayaquil is host to our one of our oldest consulates in Latin America.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Otilia Lucia Cabrera passes away
She was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador on Dec. 13, 1937 and immigrated to the United States in 1964.
ICTSI posts 23 pct higher profit in H1
International Container Terminal Services Inc. , owned by tycoon Enrique Razon, reported its net income rose 23 percent in the first six months of the year, as port operations overseas registered strong revenues.