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Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions

Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions

Touring a city ravaged by the earthquake that killed at least 413 people, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa on April 18 contemplated a rebuilding costing billions of dollars and a potentially "huge" impact on the fragile OPEC economy.

Quake kills 262 along devastated Ecuador coast

Quake kills 262 along devastated Ecuador coast

The death toll from Ecuador's biggest earthquake in decades soared to 262 on April 17 as survivors cobbled together makeshift coffins to bury loved ones, lined up for water and sought shelter beside the rubble of their shattered homes.

Powerful earthquake kills 77 in Ecuador

Powerful earthquake kills 77 in Ecuador

A powerful earthquake killed at least 77 people, injured hundreds more, ravaged coastal towns and sent residents fleeing for higher ground in Ecuador on April 16 night.

Strong 7.8 earthquake hits off coast of Ecuador

Strong 7.8 earthquake hits off coast of Ecuador

A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck off the coast of Ecuador late on April 16, sending confused residents streaming into the streets of the capital Quito and spurring warnings of strong waves on the Andean nation's coast.

Vietnam attends FEALAC seventh Foreign Ministers Meeting

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc attended the seventh Foreign Ministers Meeting (FMM 7) of the Forum for East Asia – Latin American Cooperation (FEALAC), held in San Jose, capital of Costa Rica, on August 21.

Argentinean firms keen on Vietnam products

Argentinean firms keen on Vietnam products

(VOV) - Many Argentinean businesses are eager to import coffee, rubber, car tyres, motorbikes, bikes, timber products and furniture made in Vietnam and export wine, wheat, canned fruit juice, soybean residue and confectionary to the country.

US leads Vietnam’s seafood importers

US leads Vietnam’s seafood importers

(VOV) - The US remains top importer of Vietnam’s seafood, accounting for 18.62% of the country’s total seafood export revenue in the first quarter of this year.

Ecuador promotes trade ties with Vietnam

(VOV) - Ecuador’s Foreign Ministry announced on March 17 that Vietnam and Ecuador will establish a group to carry out a feasibility study on negotiating a preferential tariff agreement to boost bilateral trade ties.

World youth festival closes

Vietnam’s 85-member delegation participated in a wide range of activities at the 18th World Festival of Youth and Students that closed on December 13 in Quito, Ecuador.

Ecuador seeks closer ties with Vietnam

Ecuador seeks closer ties with Vietnam

(VOV) -Ecuador considers Vietnam an important partner in Southeast Asia, affirmed Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño Aroca, who is visiting Vietnam from June 21-25.

Top Ecuador diplomat to visit Vietnam

Top Ecuador diplomat to visit Vietnam

(VOV) - Ecuador Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino will visit Vietnam during his upcoming Asian tour to strengthen political and trade ties between the two countries.

Ecuador seeks close ties with Vietnam

Ecuador seeks close ties with Vietnam

(VOV) - Ecuador considers Vietnam its strategic partner in Asia, Deputy Foreign Minister Marco Albuja told his host Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi on January 25.