Ecuador Doused In Oil, Two Months After Drilling Begins

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Ecuador Says China Signed $2 Billion Oil Deal to Access Crude

From Bloomberg News By Nathan Gill on July 03, 2014 Original Story Link: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-07-03/ecuador-says-china-signed-2-billion-oil-deal-to-access-crude Rafael Correa, president of Ecuador. Correa, who more than tripled public spending since taking office in 2007, had Continue Reading →

Leaked documents cast doubt on Ecuador’s commitment to forest plan

Government appeared to be preparing plans for power plant while pursuing high-profile scheme not to exploit oil under Yasuni national park From the The Guardian by David Hill Wednesday 2 July 2014 09.12 EDT Continue Reading →