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New corruption trial, Flu alert, Paris museum director gives presentation, Ecuador is the most biologically diverse country, Diesel fuel quality improves

Viernes, 19/1/2018 Hola, Todos – Pagina cultural – Today’s agenda events – Workshops – The municipal libraries in El Valle and Gullanzhapa had workshops today on reading animation and making porcelain key chains. Upcoming agenda events – Book launch – A book of “historias de antaño” (Stories from the olden days/yesteryear/yore/langsyne – your word for […]

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UN will assist with tram project, Unemployment rate drops, Garbage pick-up schedule, Acrobatic arts

Miércoles, 17/1/2018 Hola, Todos – Pagina cultural – Today’s agenda event – Alianza Francesa – The Alianza presented its schedule for the year and officially launched the Fiesta de la Música 2018. The year’s activities include over 20 events with both local and international artists in the areas of music, plastic and scenic arts and […]

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Minas-San Francisco hydroelectric plant is scheduled for completion in May, will go online in June

By Esteban Cordero Balarezo The hydroelectric plant Minas-San Francisco, under construction since 2013, will be operational in May, according to government officials. Located at kilometer 92 on the Cuenca – Pasaje highway, just south of the Yunguilla Valley, the plant will generate 275 megawatts of electric energy. It will supply electricity to the national grid, […]

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Florida man who defrauded investors of $175 million was headed to Cuenca before his arrest

A Florida man who defrauded investors of an estimated $175 million, including municipalities and school districts, was arrested by federal authorities on Jan. 6, attempting to flee the country to avoid incarceration. According to authorities, Nikesh Patel of Orlando was headed to Cuenca, Ecuador, where he owns a condominium and is a part-time resident in […]

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Air service emergency in Cuenca is rejected by national civil aviation authority

By Karla Betania Sánchez Arismendi Carlos Alvarez Mantilla, director of the Chief Office of Civil Aviation (DGAC), has rejected a request from city authorities to declare an air service emergency in Cuenca. The municipality requested the emergency status due to a reduction of flights to the Marsical La Mar airport. According to Alvarez, such a […]

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Speaking of bad dogs in Ecuador

By Bo Chaumers I like dogs. Old dogs, young dogs, red dogs, yellow dogs, tired dogs, scrappy dogs, bored dogs, silly dogs. But I hate assaultive behavior in a dog; I won’t tolerate it (sorry Larry McMurtry). I would much prefer to give a dog a treat, or a pat on the head, than to […]

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Possible quake relief fraud, Baby abandoned in Cuenca, Hail storm in the north, Tram construction power cut in Centro, Looting in Venezuela

Domingo, 14/1/2018 Hola, Todos – Pagina cultural – Agenda non-event – El Salón del Pueblo is a space at Sucre y Benigno Malo that belongs to the Casa de Cultura and is dedicated to cultural activities such as art, painting, sculpture, etc. Articles about – Charly Marionetas – This Argentinean artist is in Cuenca with […]

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