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Peru looks forward to star-studded lineup of concerts in coming months
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Feb 7, 2018 Leave a comment

Peru looks forward to star-studded lineup of concerts in coming months

Beginning in March, the stars will start to flock to Peru for some highly anticipated concerts in Lima. With headlining names like Radiohead, Katy Perry, Depeche Mode, and Phil Collins  Full Article »

Pope leaves Peru following pleas to end corruption and protect the environment
Posted by Kwinten Wouters on Jan 23, 2018 Leave a comment

Pope leaves Peru following pleas to end corruption and protect the environment

During his whirlwind 4-day visit to Peru, Pope Francisco expressed his concern about corruption and the fate of the indigenous population. He also showed compassion for the victims of Peru’s latest  Full Article »

Posted by Kwinten Wouters on Jan 19, 2018 1 comment

Building houses from rubble

Saying that Peru is a country highly vulnerable to natural disasters is an understatement. Just this Sunday, an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 hit the Arequipa region, leaving 2 dead, many  Full Article »

Fierce protests in Lima continue following pardoning of former president Fujimori
Posted by Mathew Di Salvo on Jan 2, 2018 Leave a comment

Fierce protests in Lima continue following pardoning of former president Fujimori

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Lima on Thursday to protest the president’s pardoning of former president Alberto Fujimori.

Bruno Mars show sold out as eager fans camp outside venue
Posted by Daniel Sanchez on Nov 21, 2017 Leave a comment

Bruno Mars show sold out as eager fans camp outside venue

Bruno Mars is coming to Peru on November 30 as part of his 24K Magic Tour. Fans have already begun camping outside the venue.

Lima hosts international convention to fight organized crime and corruption
Posted by Jess Rapp on Oct 9, 2017 Leave a comment

Lima hosts international convention to fight organized crime and corruption

Prosecutors and attorney generals from 20 countries gathered in Lima last week to discuss improvements to judicial cooperation in the investigation of transnational organized crime.

Real estate data reveals best districts to buy property in Lima
Posted by Daniel Sanchez on Sep 28, 2017 Leave a comment

Real estate data reveals best districts to buy property in Lima

Reports from real state companies have revealed in-depth information on the current state of the Lima housing market in 2017. The National Association of Real Estate Companies of Peru (ASEI)  Full Article »

Delays for Lima Metro Line 2 postpone opening date to 2022
Posted by Daniel Sanchez on Sep 20, 2017 Leave a comment

Delays for Lima Metro Line 2 postpone opening date to 2022

The Line 2 of the Lima Metro has been experiencing a series of setbacks leading to a two-year delay in its opening date, now scheduled for 2022.

Lima citizens blame authorities for deadly fire and bus tragedy
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Jul 22, 2017 Leave a comment

Lima citizens blame authorities for deadly fire and bus tragedy

An Ipsos survey has revealed that the majority of Lima citizens believe the city government is responsible for two recent tragedies resulting in the deaths of 12 people. Almost 90%  Full Article »

Changing tides for Lima’s powerful Chim Pum Callao party?
Posted by Erin Anderson on May 4, 2017 Leave a comment

Changing tides for Lima’s powerful Chim Pum Callao party?

After more than 20 years of undisputed influence in Lima’s port region of Callao, the local ruling political party Chim Pum Callao may be on its way out. Callao governor Felix Moreno was sentenced  Full Article »