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Message to U.S. Citizens: Spread of COVID-19 Omicron Variant and Cruise Ship Travel Advisory Update

Message for U.S. Citizens Spread of COVID-19 Omicron Variant and Cruise Ship Travel Advisory Update December 30, 2021 Date: December 30, 2021 Location: Nationwide Event: COVID-19 cases are increasing in Ecuador since the Omicron variant was first identified in country on December 14.  The State Department Travel Advisory for Ecuador remains at Level 3 (Reconsider Travel) due to the high level of COVID-19 in the ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 12/27/2021 Travel to the United States Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Ecuador Responds to COVID-19 Omicron Variant with Updated Entry Requirements

Message for U.S. Citizens Ecuador Responds to COVID-19 Omicron Variant with Updated Entry Requirements November 30, 2021 Date: November 30, 2021 Location: Nationwide Event: Ecuador’s national Emergency Operations Committee (national COE) resolved November 29 to update international entry requirements in response to the COVID-19 Omicron variant. Effective December 1, all travelers ages 16 and older ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Enroll in or update your information in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)

Message for U.S. Citizens Enroll in or update your information in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) November 23, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Quito and U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil encourage all U.S. citizens visiting or living in Ecuador to enroll in STEP and keep their information updated. Please log in to your STEP account to verify that your profile, ...
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The United States Supports Ecuador in the Global Fight Against the Climate Change

Ecuador is part of the Andean Region ICT Infrastructure Project Opportunities Guide, which highlights 24 information and communications technology infrastructure projects valued at more than $3.3 billion in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.  Quito, November 9, 2021. In recognition of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference ‘COP26,’ the U.S. government is pleased to highlight U.S. ...
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