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Volume 5, Issue 30
May 2, 2021
UPDATES 05-05-2021

UPDATES 05-05-2021

Update to: Iberia brings back direct flights between Guayaquil and Madrid Published: Volume 4, Issue 21 Iberia resumed direct Madrid-Guayaquil operation With an Airbus A330-200 plane with capacity for 288 passengers, Iberia resumed its direct flights between Madrid...

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Deaths, Cases And Positivity Rate Increase, Azuay Has Highest Rate Of Increase In Deaths

Deaths, Cases And Positivity Rate Increase, Azuay Has Highest Rate Of Increase In Deaths

In Azuay province, the number of new cases of COVID-19 have continued to rise since the state of exception began on April 23rd—which has included two weekends of total confinement. From April 22nd to May 2, 2021, there have been 964 new cases of COVID-19 and 39 more deaths in the Azuay province. Azuay had […]

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The question of a metro system in Guayaquil comes up yet again

The question of a metro system in Guayaquil comes up yet again

The public transportation system is perhaps one of the most complex issues in a city, especially in Guayaquil, a congested city where the suffocating weather often does not help, and which also still has to deal with the bad habits ingrained in many drivers and even in the passengers themselves. On many occasions, citizens – […]

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The best lived life

The best lived life

I just returned from the US yesterday. En route, I learned that my friend Jeff Salz had died of covid-19. I’m shocked and heartbroken. First let me say this: I am honored to have been able to call Jeff Salz my friend. He was a better man than me, and to have him...

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Covid-19 vaccine tourism becomes a bigger issue in the US

Covid-19 vaccine tourism becomes a bigger issue in the US

On Saturday, May 1, 2021, the President of the United States, Joe Biden, announced that 103.4 million Americans over the age of 16 (31.2% of the population) had already been fully vaccinated against Covid-19. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also reported that 146.2 million people (44% of the population) have received at […]

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