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Peru’s state oil firm looks to grow amid industry chaos
Posted by Colin Post on Feb 7, 2017 1 comment

Peru’s state oil firm looks to grow amid industry chaos

Petroperu may issue bonds to finance the $3.5 billion Talara refinery upgrade as the state oil firm looks to expand operations after key structural changes. Reuters reports that Peru’s finance  Full Article »

Thousands march against privatization of Lima water company
Posted by Colin Post on Feb 18, 2016 Leave a comment

Thousands march against privatization of Lima water company

Thousands of protesters marched in Lima today against what they say is the first step in the privatization of Peru’s water companies. Protesters marched along the entrance and exit ramps  Full Article »

Peru’s Congress overrides veto to repeal archaeology bill
Posted by Colin Post on Nov 26, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru’s Congress overrides veto to repeal archaeology bill

Today Congress overrode the president’s veto of the repeal of a law which would allow private capital to manage Peru’s archaeological sites. When the government enacted Decree 1198, which would  Full Article »

Fresh battle over Peru’s revised archaeology funding bill
Posted by Colin Post on Nov 18, 2015 Leave a comment

Fresh battle over Peru’s revised archaeology funding bill

Congress and leaders from Cusco are poised to battle the government’s insistence on a law that will allow private companies to provide services at tourist sites. On Monday President Ollanta Humala  Full Article »

Peru repeals tourism privatization law after protests
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 23, 2015 1 comment

Peru repeals tourism privatization law after protests

Peru’s Congress repealed a law which would allow states to license private companies to manage historic archaeological sites. After a two-day protest paralyzed tourism in the city of Cusco, the  Full Article »

Protest in southern Peru paralyzes Machu Picchu tourism
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 22, 2015 2 comments

Protest in southern Peru paralyzes Machu Picchu tourism

A regional protest in Peru’s Cusco state has blocked transit from the Cusco airport and stopped the train which services the Machu Picchu ruins. Last month Peru enacted a law  Full Article »

Private companies to manage Peru’s archaeological sites
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 28, 2015 Leave a comment

Private companies to manage Peru’s archaeological sites

Peru enacted a law last week which will allow private companies to provide tourist services at cultural heritage sites. Peru’s culture minister Diana Alvarez said that cultural heritage sites will  Full Article »