The annual event at the State Department focused on disruption in the hemisphere and featured U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, and Salvadoran President-elect Nayib Bukele.
“Today the world sees Ecuador with new eyes,” said Vice President Otto Sonnenholzner in AS/COA’s conference in Guayaquil.
Though the worst of the country's recession is over, said the economic experts, it's essential for the next government to implement structural reforms.
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