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  1. Top Ecuadorian Official Under Investigation Over PR in Chevron Case

    14 Oct 2014- 10:12 by Local Press Report QUITO Free Beacon Ecuador’s top law enforcement officer is investigating the roles of two senior government officials, including the country’s ambassador to Washington, in a controversial public relations contract ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2014 - 10:12

  2. Ecuador's President Bringing Fight Against Chevron to US

    10 Apr 2014- 09:44 by Local Press Report QUITO Bloomberg Businessweek Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa is bringing his populist campaign against Chevron to the oil company’s home country, and a bipartisan group of U.S. senators has welcomed him by chall ...

    Local Press Report - 04/10/2014 - 09:44

  3. International Court Hands Chevron Partial Victory in Ecuador Pollution Case

    20 Sep 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent THE HAGUE, Netherlands A three-judge international arbitration panel in The Hague this week handed US oil giant Chevron a partial victory in its ongoing legal dispute with indigenous groups in Ecuador. The int ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2013 - 10:11

  4. Ecuadorian Plaintiffs Secure $96 Million Chevron Compensation

    3 Jul 2013- 10:15 by Local Press Report QUITO CSRwire The plaintiffs in a successful suit against the giant oil company Chevron for contaminating the land and water supplies of 30,000 residents of Ecuador’s Amazon region have secured the right to collect ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2013 - 10:15

  5. Chevron Dealt Another Blow From US Courts in Ecuador Pollution Suit

    The US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans last week denied oil giant Chevron’s appeal to shield an expert from discovery obligations in the ongoing legal battle between the company and Ecuador’s indigenous Amazonian people. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 20:44

  6. Ecuador Indigenous Group Plans to Fight Amazonian Oil Exploration

    On November 28, Ecuador is due to open its 11th oil-licensing round, in which 13 oil blocks will go on sale covering 4 million hectares in the Amazonian provinces of Pastaza and Morona Santiago. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  7. Argentina Freezes Chevron Assets Over Ecuador Pollution Case

    Argentine Judge Adrian Elcuj Miranda this week ordered an embargo on US-based oil giant Chevron Corp’s assets within Argentina in an attempt to uphold an Ecuadorian court ruling that awarded $19 billion USD to indigenous Amazonian people for contamination ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 20:44

  8. Ecuadorian Court Orders Seizure of Chevron Assets

    17 Oct 2012- 09:33 by Local Press Report QUITO Energy Global As part of an ongoing lawsuit between Chevron and plaintiffs from various Amazonian villages, an Ecuadorian court has ordered the seizure of approximately $200 million USD worth of the company&# ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2012 - 10:04

  9. Payment Deadline Comes and Goes for Chevron’s Ecuador Environmental Lawsuit

    Oil giant Chevron has not complied with a court-ordered August 6 deadline for payment of a $19 billion USD fine for environmental damage resulting from one of the world’s largest oil contaminations incidents in Ecuador’s Amazon region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 20:44

  10. China Development Bank to Provide $2 Billion USD for Irrigation, Hydropower

    28 Jul 2011- 09:13 by Local Press Report BEIJING Renewable Energy World Network The China Development Bank signed a $2 billion USD loan agreement with the Ecuadorian government for irrigation and hydropower projects. Of that amount, $680 million USD will ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:50

  11. Ecuador Signs Contract with Chinese Consortium for Water Project

    18 Aug 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador T he Ecuadorian government signed a contract with Chinese consortium Tiesiju-Chone to carry out the $51 million USD first phase of the Chone multipurpose water project. The first phase of work i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  12. Government Suspends PowerRationing Plan

    27 Jan 2010- 14:43 by Local Press Report QUITO, Ecuador, ATION NEWS IN Latin American Herald Tribune The Ecuadorian government ordered the indefinite suspension of a power-rationing plan enacted at the end of 2009 because of low water levels at the countr ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 12:00

  13. Ecuador, Spain-UNDP Sign Agreement for Water Governance

    7 Apr 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador The Ecuadorian government signed an agreement on March 31 with the SpainUnited Nations Program for Development (UNDP) Fund to implement the "Good Governance of Water and Sanitation Sector in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 13:00