Guayas, Ecuador Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Charles Darwin's observations on migratory birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | OUPblog

    Charles Darwin's five year voyage aboard H. M. S. Beagle and subsequent life work are as widely known as any events in the history of the biological sciences. His wide ranging bird work has been overshadowed by drab small birds he discovered in the Galapagos Islands-the Galapagos, or Darwin's, finches.

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  2. Episcopal Relief & Development Supports Church Response to April...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | PRWeb

    Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting earthquake response efforts in Ecuador through local Episcopal dioceses in both the coastal and inland regions. Over 4,600 people were injured in the disaster, and nearly 23,000 are still in shelters three weeks following the quake.

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  3. Victims in most recent wrong way interstate crash identifiedRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Coroners identified the two victims killed in a wrong-way car wreck late Saturday on Interstate 81 in Susquehanna County. Sandra Caicedo, 64, no known address, was a passenger in a van when a pickup truck traveling the wrong direction hit them, killing her, Susquehanna County Coroner Anthony Conarton said.

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  4. ARRL Ham Aid Gear Headed to Ecuador to Support Earthquake Relief, RecoveryRead the original story

    May 7, 2016 | QST

    Some 400 pounds of Ham Aid Amateur Radio equipment left ARRL Headquarters this week, bound for the Guayaquil Radio Club in Ecuador. The radio gear will help to support relief and recovery efforts under way in the wake of a magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck the South American nation on April 16. Valued "As we've seen before - in Haiti and Nepal - an earthquake can cause long-term disruptions in infrastructure," said ARRL Emergency Preparedness Manager Mike Corey, KI1U.

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  5. AMERICA/ECUADOR - "Let us not stop aid": volunteers are concerned about the earthquake victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Fides News

    First breakfast, lunch and a snack: this is what homeless families, volunteer rescuers and firefighters receive every day, thanks to the work of a large group of faithful organized by the Capuchin missionaries in Portoviejo after the earthquake on April 16th . Every day 3,600 meals are distributed.

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  6. Self-Taught MBA: The Morality of Code EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Fine Homebuilding

    The epicenter of the earthquake was off the coast of northwest Ecuador, need the city of Esmeralda, where I am working, and the fishing town of Muisne. The 7.8 magnitude thrust had enough power to knock bridges down hundreds of kilometers away, as this overpas that fell with deadly consecuences in Guayaquil.

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  7. Latin Stars Joining Forces For Ecuador Benefit ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    Latin singers including Maluma and Tommy Torres are joining forces for a concert to benefit victims of last month's earthquake in Ecuador. The natural disaster, which the nation's officials have called "the worst tragedy in 60 years", cost 600 people their lives, and now some of the biggest names in Latin music are coming together to raise money for the victims left behind in the rubble.

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  8. Maluma, Tommy Torres & More to Sing at Benefit Concert For EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Billboard

    Maluma performs at the Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Tribute honoring Roberto Carlos at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Nov. 18, 2015 in Las Vegas. Some of the biggest Latin acts will come together at a benefit concert for Ecuador to help out victims and those in need after the deadly earthquake that struck the country on April 16. Maluma , Franco de Vita , Mariana Vega, Tommy Torres , Gilberto Santa Rosa , Sie7e, Willy Chirino, among others, will sing at the event to be held in Miami on May 11 at the BankUnited Center.

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  9. UPS Taps Its Global Network to Provide Financial and Logistics...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    The UPS Foundation , the philanthropic arm of UPS , today announced an initial cash and in-kind commitment of more than USD $500,000 to aid in response and recovery efforts following the destructive earthquake that struck Ecuador on April 16. The UPS Foundation contributions will enable the provision of urgent relief, as well as on-the-ground logistics support via the United Nations Logistics Cluster's Logistics Emergency Teams . Through its Humanitarian Relief & Resilience Program, The UPS Foundation has already contributed a significant portion of these funds toward the immediate activation of emergency funds, enabling the purchase and distribution of critical relief supplies in Ecuador.

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  10. Stamford's AmeriCares Sends Medical Aid To Ecuador After Massive QuakesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    Three tons of medicine and medical supplies from Stamford-based AmeriCares have arrived in Ecuador to resupply hospitals and clinics damaged by the country's worst earthquake in decades. AmeriCares immediately deployed an emergency response team from the United States to assist relief efforts and assess health needs in the aftermath of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake.

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  11. A Hard-Working Airplane Comes To The RescueRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    The Kodiak, built by Quest Aircraft Company of Sandpoint, ID has been delivering aid to earthquake-struck Ecuador and airlifting the injured to area hospitals. It's an example of general aviation pitching in to help people who are in trouble.

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  12. DNS Appoints Esson, Chief ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Marine News

    Decom North Sea , the representative body for the offshore decommissioning industry, which promotes and facilitates collaboration and cost reduction, today appointed a new chief executive. Roger Esson brings over 20 years' highly relevant experience as DNS continues to play a critical part in the development of the UK decommissioning sector.

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  13. AMERICA/ECUADOR - Caritas campaign to deal with the emergency:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Fides News

    The campaign "levantemos Ecuador Juntos" has just begun, promoted by Caritas of the Archdiocese of Portoviejo together with a major company operating in the retail sector in 81 cities in Ecuador, Tia. The campaign, according to information sent to Fides, provides for the delivery of 3 million bricks to rebuild housing destroyed by the earthquake for the most needy families, who now do not even have a place to sleep.

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  14. Chinese companies help in disaster relief after Ecuador's earthquakeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese companies in Ecuador have actively engaged themselves in disaster relief operations immediately following the deadly earthquake in Equador, which struck the country's coastal regions on April 16 and left 659 people dead and over 4,000 injured. The Chinese rescue team arrived in the coastal provinces of Manabi and Esmeraldas just a few hours after the quake.

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  15. Mars La Chola buy a 'turning point' for Ecuadorian cocoa and CCN-51, says Hardman AgribusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Confectionery News

    Farm efficiency is back at heart of the industry's sustainability push after Mars' acquisition of Ecuadorian cocoa plantation Hacienda La Chola, according to Hardman Agribusiness. Earlier this month , Mars snapped up the 485-hectare cocoa farm in Guayaquil, Ecuador, adding to existing research farms in Brazil and Indonesia.

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  16. Ageing Seaborne Steel ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Marine News

    In 2015, seaborne steel products trade accounted for around a fifth of minor bulk trade, having grown on average by 6% per annum since 2010, according to Clarksons Research. Recent growth has largely been driven by Chinese exports, which reached a record 113mt in 2015, accounting for 28% of global steel products exports.

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  17. Subsea 7 Profits Dip in Q1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Marine News

    Subsea 7 S.A. announced its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2016, reporting revenues of $746 million, down 37 percent from the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA meanwhile was $284 million with an Adjusted EBITDA margin of 38 percent, higher than 2015 despite the lower revenues.

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  18. Ulstein Verft's First Wind Service Vessel LaunchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Marine News

    The first vessel within the renewable energy segment, and also the first with the newly-developed X-STERN hull line design, has been launched from Ulstein Verft. The service operation vessel for the offshore wind industry is one of two being constructed for Bernhard Schulte Offshore, and will be working for Siemens.

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  19. Ferry Conference: Technology Drives Vessel AdvancementsRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | Marine News

    Throughout the world, the quickening pace of technological advances is impacting all sectors of the maritime business; ferries are no exception. The conference, now in its second year, will feature practical and affordable technologies already deployed in passenger transportation, or soon to be.

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  20. Korean Shipbuilders Maintain Top Ranks, Despite TroublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Marine News

    Korea's 'Big Three' shipbuilders are still the world's three biggest by order backlog, despite their troubled management, according to data from UK-based Clarkson Research Services. The country's three largest shipbuilders Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., and Samsung Heavy Industries Co.

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