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23-year-old woman is in a critical condition after being set on fire in a bus
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 25, 2018 Leave a comment

23-year-old woman is in a critical condition after being set on fire in a bus

  Last night a woman was set on fire on a bus in Miraflores, Lima by a man who is suspected of stalking her, police say. The presumed attacker, identified  Full Article »

Peru mining investments to reach $20 billion in next four years
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 24, 2018 Leave a comment

Peru mining investments to reach $20 billion in next four years

  Peru should continue to put itself on the map as one of the mining capitals of the world. Peru’s Ministry of Mines and Energy (MEM) estimated Monday that it  Full Article »

Peru to play defending World Cup champs Germany in September friendly
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 20, 2018 Leave a comment

Peru to play defending World Cup champs Germany in September friendly

  The Peru national team will be following up the main course of its first World Cup appearance in three and a half decades with a fitting dessert as it  Full Article »

International food festival with World Cup twist comes to Lima
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 18, 2018 Leave a comment

International food festival with World Cup twist comes to Lima

  This Thursday, Lima will present a football-themed gastronomic festival in the Pasaje Santa Rosa in the historical center of the capital, report news agency Andina. The festival, called ‘Flavours of  Full Article »

Report: U.S. expresses interest in getting back into Trans-Pacific Partnership
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 18, 2018 Leave a comment

Report: U.S. expresses interest in getting back into Trans-Pacific Partnership

  President Martín Vizcarra has claimed that U.S. leaders want back in on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) a little more than a year after backing out of the trade agreement.  Full Article »

Americas Summit: regional heads promise “zero tolerance” against corruption
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 14, 2018 Leave a comment

Americas Summit: regional heads promise “zero tolerance” against corruption

  Leaders from throughout the Americas agreed to an informal promise that they would abstain from and root out political corruption in their respective countries at the Summit of the  Full Article »

Mike Pence’s office seems confused about who Peru’s president is
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 13, 2018 Leave a comment

Mike Pence’s office seems confused about who Peru’s president is

  The United States government isn’t doing much to shed the stereotype of the ugly American. On Thursday, the office of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence sent a trip schedule  Full Article »

Opposing marches for and against Maduro kick off America’s Summit in Lima
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 13, 2018 Leave a comment

Opposing marches for and against Maduro kick off America’s Summit in Lima

Two opposing protests took place in Lima Thursday on the eve of the Summit of the Americas, one marching in favour of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro and the other against  Full Article »

Photos: Huge tire fire in Lima takes firefighters seven hours to contain
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 12, 2018 Leave a comment

Photos: Huge tire fire in Lima takes firefighters seven hours to contain

  A fire that started in a Lima tire shop sent dark black billows of toxic smoke into the city’s air Thursday morning. The fire that took place at the shop  Full Article »

Ivanka Trump to announce a women’s empowerment initiative at America’s Summit
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 12, 2018 Leave a comment

Ivanka Trump to announce a women’s empowerment initiative at America’s Summit

  Ivanka Trump will be attending the Summit of the Americas in Lima in order to reveal a new drive to improve women’s empowerment in the Latin American region. Voice  Full Article »