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ICE arrests 114 in New York operation targeting fugitives, illegal immigrants.

An Ecuadorian citizen who was illegally in the United States and had been convicted of rape was among 114 people arrested during an 11-day operation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers in New York, the agency said Tuesday.

- FOX News - US

Ecuador's Defection From The OPEC Deal Doesn't Matter.

Earlier this week, Ecuador's Oil Minister Carlos Perez announced that the country would no longer abide by its commitment to the Vienna Accord. That's the OPEC-Russia deal to cut oil production and boost prices. Now, pundits have been quick to misinterpret that as the first splintering of OPEC on its oil price regimen. ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Global Energy Advisory 21st July 2017.

Ecuador has announced plans to start increasing its oil output, effectively breaking off its engagement with OPEC in the cartel's production cut deal. Ecuador is a small producer and it had pledged to cut 26,000 bpd from its oil output, which it never did. It cut about 60% of that, so its daily production currently stands ...

- OilPrice.com - US

In the Depths of the Ecuadorian Amazon, Digital Communications Aid the Process of Self-Determination.

Residing within the southern part of Ecuador's Amazon region, the approximately 1,200-strong Kichwa community of Sarayaku have drawn international attention for their battles over land and indigenous rights—battles that have relied on worldwide support. Since 1996, when the Ecuadorian government gave concessions for ...

- Global Voices - US

This company pays employees $2,200 to go on vacation if they give to charity.

ExperticityThere aren't many companies that will reward a $5 donation to charity with a $2,200 vacation, but retail consultant Experticity is one of them. Starting this July, each of the 240 employees at the Salt Lake City-based company have the opportunity to take a trip to Nepal, Bolivia, Kenya, or Ecuador. All ...

- Business Insider - US

OPEC Member Defies the Cartel's Cuts.

Ecuador is ignoring OPEC demands to reduce output. The post OPEC Member Defies the Cartel's Cuts appeared first on The American Interest.

- The American Interest - US

Ecuador steps down from OPEC's agreement to cut output: need of fiscal funds.

Ecuador will not honor the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' agreement to cut oil output, Ecuador's Oil Minister Carlos Perez said this week. The country, one of OPEC's 14 member countries, is rethinking its commitment to drop oil production to 522,000 barrels a day.

- MercoPress - FK

The OPEC deal to cut oil production might be in trouble.

Late on Monday the oil world was shocked to learn that Ecuador planned on exceeding its OPEC production quota, publicly breaking from the supply cuts agreed to in November 2016 and extended in May 2017. As Bloomberg reported, Ecuador announced it wouldn’t attempt to cut production by 26,000 bpd, citing its need for ...

- Business Insider - US

Oil Prices Leap Higher After Draw In Crude Inventories.

The Energy Information Administration offered jittery oil markets respite today by reporting a draw of 4.7 million barrels in U.S. commercial oil inventories. The report comes just one day after the American Petroleum Institute reported a build in inventories, estimated at 1.628 million barrels, versus expectations of a ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Investment Treaties: A Debate over Sovereignty, Trade, Development and Human Rights.

Research Event 11 Oct 2017 - 18:00 to 19:30Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Stephen Fietta, Principal, FiettaEmilie Gonin, Barrister, Doughty Street ChambersGuillaume Long, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Ecuador to the United Nations OfficeProfessor Makane Mbengue, Professor of International ...

- Chatham House - UK

Ecuador Abandons The OPEC Deal: Who's Next?.

Ecuador announced its withdrawal from the OPEC agreement this week, a move that could shake the foundation of a deal that was already starting to show some cracks. "We need funds for the fiscal treasury and for that reason we've taken the decision to gradually increase production,' Ecuadorian oil minister Carlos ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Is This A Sign That The OPEC Deal Is Doomed?

Late on Monday the oil world was shocked to learn that Ecuador planned on exceeding its OPEC production quota, publicly breaking from the supply cuts agreed to in November 2016 and extended in May 2017. As Bloomberg reported, Ecuador announced it wouldn't attempt to cut production by 26,000 bpd, citing its need for greater ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Investment Treaties: A Debate over Sovereignty, Trade, Development and Human Rights

Research Event 11 Oct 2017 - 18:00 to 19:30Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Stephen Fietta, Principal, FiettaEmilie Gonin, Barrister, Doughty StreetGuillaume Long, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Ecuador to the United Nations OfficeProfessor Makane Mbengue, Associate Professor of International ...

- Chatham House - UK

Selling $600 frogs , to save them from poachers

QUITO, Ecuador, Jul 18 - Poachers in Ecuador have long known the hefty prices their country's rare frogs can fetch. But now environmentally conscious firms are starting to sell the amphibians too to try to save them from the black market and threatened extinction. In San Rafael, just outside the capital Quito, the ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

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