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Venezuelan exodus becomes largest mass migration in Latin American history

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Venezuelan exodus becomes largest mass migration in Latin American history

Since January of this year, nearly 574,000 Venezuelan people have crossed the border into Ecuador to escape the conditions and the current state of affairs in the crumbling country of Venezuela. Read more: Source: Venezuelan exodus becomes largest mass migration in Latin American history

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Ecuador Sunset On The Equator

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Ecuador Sunset On The Equator

See how the sun sets in 3 minutes on the coast of Ecuador. You have to see it to believe it!  

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Bee attack interrupts football game in Manta 

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Bee attack interrupts football game in Manta 

Oh my.. What the hell is going on? Bees everywhere disrupts futbol game. Players scramble and hit the deck! Read More: Bee attack interrupts football game in Manta

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The future of the U.S. dollar in Ecuador; It’s secure for now, but could that change in the future?

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The future of the U.S. dollar in Ecuador; It’s secure for now, but could that change in the future?

Do expats have anything to worry about? What about the Ecuadorians? Not having the US dollar as currency in Ecuador could have disastrous results. You only need to go back in history to 1999… Read more: The future of the U.S. dollar in Ecuador; It’s secure for now but that could change in the future

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Strong earthquake rattles northern Andes

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Strong earthquake rattles northern Andes

CuencaHighLife Source: Strong earthquake rattles the northern Andes

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Quito skyline undergoing radical redesign

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Quito skyline undergoing radical redesign

Innovation, tech, and a whole lot more! See the rest of the article. Source: Quito skyline undergoing a radical redesign Image courtesy Uribe & Schwarzkopf

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New shopping mall opens on Remigio Crespo

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New shopping mall opens on Remigio Crespo

Source: New shopping mall opens on Remigio Crespo Cuenca, Ecuador The brand new El Batán shopping complex boasts 74 stores and 13 restaurants. Moviegoers will now have more to celebrate with the seven-screen Multicines movie complex for delighted residents. Anchor tenant Coral Hypermercado has built an 80,000 square foot facility that will ensure high traffic to…

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Cuenca’s public bus system is the first in major Ecuadorian city to go cashless

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Cuenca’s public bus system is the first in major Ecuadorian city to go cashless

  Source: Cuenca’s public bus system is the first in major Ecuadorian city to go cashless Cuenca is taking the first step in using a cashless bus service in Ecuador. If you don’t have the card you can’t get on the bus. Ecuadorians will need to get used to the idea that this is nothing…

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Proof of insurance date for foreigners pushed back again; Some attorneys predict the requirement will be dropped altogether

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Proof of insurance date for foreigners pushed back again; Some attorneys predict the requirement will be dropped altogether

Source: Proof of insurance date for foreigners pushed back again; Some attorneys predict the requirement will be dropped altogether

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Spirit Airlines adds new international routes to Ecuador, Haiti

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Spirit Airlines adds new international routes to Ecuador, Haiti

The new routes will launch from Fort Lauderdale this spring, expanding what is already Spirit’s largest base of operation. Source: Spirit Airlines adds new international routes to Ecuador, Haiti

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