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Ecuador Denies Impending Bank Holiday Rumors

Source: Sucre RTV
Posted: Thursday, March 15, 2007
Updated: Saturday, December 20, 2008

A few hours ago, the President of the Republic, Rafael Correa, officially denied the widespread rumors that had circulated all day, that he was contemplating the imminent declaration of a banks-only holiday, to stop a possible run on liquidities.

The topic of bank holidays in Ecuador is a hot emotional issue, ever since the 1999 bank holiday (1999-03-08).

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