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Ecuador looks to Miss Universe pageant to improve country's image

QUITO, Ecuador -- The Miss Universe pageant, watched...its winner. The small Andean nation of Ecuador, saddled with an image of political instability...scandal are threatening to put a damper on Ecuador's efforts to use the event to attract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/02/tel_417632.shtml
Television
Ecuador's bus drivers, taxi drivers strike to protest austerity

QUITO, Ecuador -- Angry bus drivers joined striking...bringing traffic to a standstill across Ecuador in an effort to force the government to...tax increases. The economic crisis in Ecuador, a South American nation of 12 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/17/bus_256381.shtml
Business
Ecuador's president announces harsh economic measures

QUITO, Ecuador -- Ecuador's president announced tax hikes and other tough economic measures...government's political opponents had accused Jacome of mismanaging Ecuador's fiscal policy. Ecuador is locked in its worst economic crisis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/13/bus_256004.shtml
Business
Ecuador strike eases after president lowers gasoline prices

QUITO, Ecuador -- Taxi drivers began withdrawing their blockades Thursday after Ecuador's president annulled a gasoline price increase...billion in damage, and low world prices for oil, Ecuador's major export. The government this year has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/19/bus_256584.shtml
Business
Ecuador businesses squeezed by recession, austerity

QUITO, Ecuador -- The row of single mothers straggled...a year to protect a run on deposits in Ecuador's shaky banks. The government also...capital has been frozen for a year. All Ecuador's textile companies are in similar situations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/20/bus_256709.shtml
Business
Ecuador proves it can win away from home

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany - Agustin Delgado and Ecuador proved they are World Cup worthy far away from the comforts...start near sea level in their second World Cup appearance. Ecuador did a good job protecting a 1-0 lead provided by Carlos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/10/oth_84806.shtml
Other sports
Overtime

...post in the 25th minute of the Americans' 1-1 tie against Ecuador in an exhibition Friday night.The 32-year-old Los Angeles...from 12 yards.Enner Valencia tied it in the 88th minute for Ecuador.? Italy remained perfect without Mario Balotelli. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-10/overtime
Overtime

...rebounded from losses in their first matches.? Midfielder Julian Green will miss the United States' exhibition games against Ecuador and Honduras because of a rib injury.The 19-year-old trained with the Americans in Boston on Tuesday and Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-09/overtime
University helps Ecuador protect environment

...schoolchildren in the capital city of Quito, Ecuador, or planning a birding expedition at a preserve in Ecuador. It's a job she jumped at in recent...I was just interested in the culture of Ecuador," Dr. Hoffman said. "They love the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/04/met_342600.shtml
Metro
World Cup roundup: Lionel Messi helps Argentina win group, advance to knockout stage

...within the first five minutes.FRANCE 0, ECUADOR 0In Rio de Janeiro, France drew with 10-man Ecuador to win Group E and advance to the second...will be going home from the tournament.Ecuador was down to 10 men after Antonio Valencia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-25/world-cup-roundup-lionel-messi-he