Pichincha, Ecuador Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Spotlight: Chinese technology stands test of Ecuador's earthquakeRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese-manufactured equipment and the infrastructure facilities built by Chinese enterprises have stood the test of a strong earthquake that jolted Ecuador earlier this month, setting a paradigm for production capacity cooperation with Latin America. The deadly 7.8-magnitude tremor, which struck the northern Pacific coast of Ecuador on April 16, has caused heavy losses of human lives and property damage in the South American country.

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  2. Hoos for Ecuador holds vigil for earthquake victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Cavalier Daily

    Hoos for Ecuador held a vigil and lit candles after sunset in the Amphitheatre Sunday to remember victims of the recent earthquake in Ecuador. The student group Hoos for Ecuador held a candlelight vigil for the victims of the April 16 earthquake Sunday night in the Amphitheatre.

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  3. Ecuador declares national mourningRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    The Ecuadorian government on Saturday declared eight days of national mourning as the death toll from the massive earthquake that hit the South American country a week ago has risen to 654. "Due to the loss of lives, the suffering of families, I will sign a decree on national mourning of eight days in memory of those victims," President Rafael Correa said in his weekly TV broadcast.

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  4. In earthquakes' aftermath, a new role for Quito's old airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | USA Today

    In earthquakes' aftermath, a new role for Quito's old airport The former airport is being used as a staging area for food, clothing and medical supplies. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1SzB656 There's yet another new use for the old, in-city airport in Quito, Ecuador: a staging area for food, clothing and medical supplies being donated and distributed for earthquake relief.

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  5. 6.0-Magnitude Aftershock Strikes off the Coast of EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    According to the USGS, it was centered 33 kilometers north-northwest of Bahia de Caraquez, a coastal city of about 20,000, where the main economic activity is shrimp farming. The area also has a growing tourism industry.

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  6. Feature: Ecuador riveted by tales of quake survivorsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Five days after a powerful earthquake tumbled buildings up and down the Ecuadorian coast, dramatic tales of survivors rescued from the debris have been spreading in this nation. The 7.8-magnitude quake that rumbled through six coastal provinces late Saturday caused the worst national catastrophe in 67 years, according to the government, killing at least 587 people and injuring more than 5,000 in this nation of 16 million.

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  7. Ecuador quake death toll rises; country faces rebuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Day

    Victims of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake line up to get emergency food and clothing from an army truck in Cholote, Ecuador, Thursday, April 21, 2016. The victims walked 45 minutes to make it to the collection point arranged by Ecuador's armed forces.

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  8. Reach Beyond Rushes Medical Crews to Assist in Ecuadorian EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Christian Newswire

    Ministry's Hospital, Personnel Responding to Many Victims Contact: Darin Campbell , 512-785-8350 QUITO, Ecuador, April 20, 2016 / Christian Newswire / -- Reach Beyond, a Colorado-based media and medical outreach ministry with broadcasting facilities and a hospital in Ecuador, will dispatch crews to help care for some of the 2,500 people hurt during last weekend's devastating quake. More than 410 people are confirmed dead, but this total is expected to rise in the coming days.

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  9. Oil rises most in two months on drop in U.S. output, talk about freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Denver Post

    As oil production dropped in the U.S. the price of crude oil rose the most in two months. Oil rose the most in two months as U.S. crude production continued to slide before talks between suppliers to discuss freezing output.

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  10. Ecuador hikes taxes to pay for post-quake reconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | SooToday

    QUITO, Ecuador - President Rafael Correa said Ecuador's worst earthquake in decades caused billions of dollars of damage and he is raising sales taxes and putting a one-time levy on millionaires to help pay for reconstruction. The damage from 7.8-magnitude quake adds to already heavy economic hardships being felt in this OPEC nation triggered by the collapse in world oil prices.

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  11. Ecuador's president announces economic measures in wake of killer quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa looks on as he attends a press conference in Quito, Ecuador, 20 April 2016. EPA/FREDY CONSTANTE Quito: Ecuador's president has announced drastic economic measures, including an increase in some taxes and mandatory wage contributions, to deal with the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that killed more than 500 people and injured over 5,000.

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  12. Spotlight: Aftershocks continue to spark fear in Ecuador as death toll risesRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Nervousness and fear in Ecuador persists after new aftershocks jolted the South American country's north coast early Wednesday morning, the same area devastated by a 7.8-magnitude earthquake on Saturday. A fresh tremor of 6.1-magnitude struck off the devastated beach town of Muisne before dawn on Wednesday, which further rattled the coast region of Ecuador.

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  13. The Latest: Ecuador to raise taxes to fund quake recoveryRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa says he will increase taxes to raise badly need funds to pay for rebuilding from the weekend's devastating earthquake. In a televised address Wednesday night, Correa said he will use emergency decree powers created in the wake of the quake to raise sales taxes by 2 percentage points for a single year.

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  14. Ecuador death toll keeps rising as new jolts cause jittersRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A magnitude-6.1 aftershock Wednesday set babies crying and sent nervous residents pouring into the streets, fearful of yet more damage following the deadly earthquake over the weekend. The pre-dawn jolt was the strongest aftershock yet since Saturday's magnitude-7.8 quake that killed more than 500 people.

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  15. The Latest: Spanish plane carrying 13 tons of aid to EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A Spanish plane has loaded up with supplies at a military base near Madrid and is carrying 13 tons of aid to Ecuador's earthquake zone, including drinking water for 18,000 people. Also aboard the jet Wednesday were tents, blankets, electrical generators and personal hygiene products like towels and soap so people in the affected areas can stay clean and help avoid the outbreak of disease.

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  16. Feature: Chinese technology helps save lives in Ecuador earthquakeRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    A four-year-old girl in the port city of Manta had been trapped in debris for eight hours before she was rescued after a deadly earthquake jolted the Pacific coast of Ecuador on Saturday. The girl was almost at her last gasp when she was rescued, but all nearby hospitals were either too-badly damaged or too overcrowded to treat her.

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  17. The Latest: UN official says hundreds missing in EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The U.N. humanitarian chief says hundreds remain missing after Ecuador's earthquake and that 21,000 people "need shelter immediately." Stephen O'Brien spoke to reporters Wednesday by telephone from the country.

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  18. Sharp shock hits Ecuador, biggest post-quake joltRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Erie Times News

    The U.S. Geological Survey said the tremor was centered offshore, 25 kilometers west of the devastated beach town of Muisne, at 3:33 a.m. local time. The previous strongest aftershock following Saturday's magnitude 7.8 earthquake was magnitude 5.7. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday.

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  19. Continente 2016 with Luis Palau Reaches Millions with the GospelRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Jay Fordice, Luis Palau Association , 503-614-1500 PORTLAND, Ore., April 20, 2016 / Christian Newswire / -- Just months after an historic evangelistic campaign in New York City, evangelist Luis Palau reached millions of people once again with the Gospel through Continente, a televised call-in program April 4-8 in which viewers asked questions and received biblically-based advice on spiritual matters. The Spanish television broadcast included five nights of live programming in which Palau led people every night to Christ live over the phone.

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  20. The Latest: 6.1 magnitude tremor felt in EcuadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WTVM

    Kexly died along with her mother Gabriela and her brother Alex during the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit Ec... . Relatives cry over the coffin of Kexly Valentino who died with her mother Gabriela and her brother Alex in the earthquake, in Montecristi, Ecuador, Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

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