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Published on 3 February 2014Read

Ecuador

New media law – mix of good principles and bad provisions

After several years of controversy and delays, Ecuador’s Organic Law on Communication begins the final stage of approval by the National Assembly (...)

Published on 14 June 2013 Read

Ecuador

Journalist slain in Guayaquil, a day after escaping earlier murder attempt

Reporters Without Borders hopes for quick results from the investigation into journalist Fausto Valdivieso’s murder yesterday in Guayaquil. The (...)

Published on 12 April 2013 Read

Ecuador

Magazine fined 80,000 dollars for “electioneering” before referendum

The electoral disputes tribunal imposed a fine of $80,000 on the opposition magazine Vistazo on 26 September for an editorial it published on 6 (...)

Published on 1 October 2012 Read

Ecuador

Colombian journalist threatened, attacked with steel bar

Orlando Gómez Léon, a Colombian journalist based in the Ecuadorean capital of Quito, was attacked and threatened last week after Semana, a (...)

Published on 22 August 2012 Read

Ecuador

Weekly unable to publish after equipment seized

This week’s issue of the weekly Vanguardia will not go on sale today because its computers and other equipment were seized in a raid carried out (...)

Published on 6 August 2012 Read

Ecuador

Presidential attacks on journalists follow another radio station closure

Guayaquil-based Radio Morena FM 98.1 has been off the air since 6 July following the confiscation of its broadcasting equipment in a major (...)

Published on 17 July 2012 Read

Ecuador

Young photographer gunned down near Guayaquil after witnessing theft

Byron Baldeón, a freelance photographer who worked for the daily newspaper Extra, was gunned down as he arrived at his home in El Triunfo, about (...)

Published on 3 July 2012 Read

Ecuador

Six radio broadcasters and two TV stations shut down in two weeks

After 59 years on the air, the Quito radio station La Pantera 960 AM was closed down and its equipment seized two days ago by the chief of police (...)

Published on 13 June 2012 Read

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