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Peru debuts new work permit for Venezuelans as they continue to enter Peru en masse
Posted by Frances Jenner on May 14, 2018 Leave a comment

Peru debuts new work permit for Venezuelans as they continue to enter Peru en masse

Around 280,000 Venezuelans have migrated to Peru due to the crisis in their home country and have required new legal measures to be taken, according to the National Superintendent of  Full Article »

Ex-president Humala has five buildings confiscated in money laundering case
Posted by Frances Jenner on May 8, 2018 Leave a comment

Ex-president Humala has five buildings confiscated in money laundering case

Peru’s ex-president Ollanta Humala and his wife Nadine Heredia had a difficult day Monday, as they lost five of their houses and had to leave their family home due to  Full Article »

New clues into whereabouts of missing Canadian man in Peru
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on May 7, 2018 Leave a comment

New clues into whereabouts of missing Canadian man in Peru

  There are new clues regarding a Canadian man who has been missing in Peru for seven months. Jesse Galganov, 23, was last seen in the town of Caraz in  Full Article »

Venezuelan migrants see rising hostility from neighbors like Peru on receiving end
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on May 4, 2018 Leave a comment

Venezuelan migrants see rising hostility from neighbors like Peru on receiving end

  Venezuela’s economic crisis has led to some 5,000 residents fleeing every day, according to some estimates. Inherently, that staggering wave of migration has added social and political stresses to  Full Article »

‘Cuatro Mujeres’ play opens tonight, and respects mothers with all their flaws
Posted by Frances Jenner on May 4, 2018 Leave a comment

‘Cuatro Mujeres’ play opens tonight, and respects mothers with all their flaws

  A new play paying tribute to all mothers, Cuatro Mujeres (Four Women) starts its run today at the Miraflores Auditorium. Directed by Christian Palomino and Ricardo Morante, the play  Full Article »

Peruvian football player subject of rape investigation
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on May 2, 2018 Leave a comment

Peruvian football player subject of rape investigation

  After Alessandra Chocano – a 16-year-old volleyball player for Peru’s junior national team – was found dead in November, her family insist that there was foul play involved that  Full Article »

New British ambassador begins tenure in Peru
Posted by Michael Krumholtz on Apr 28, 2018 Leave a comment

New British ambassador begins tenure in Peru

  Kate Harrisson was officially welcomed in as the new ambassador to Great Britain and Northern Ireland in a presentation ceremony with the Peruvian government this week. Harrisson entered into British  Full Article »

Fire attack victim struggles for life as gender-based crimes return to forefront in Peru
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 26, 2018 Leave a comment

Fire attack victim struggles for life as gender-based crimes return to forefront in Peru

  The tragic event of a man setting fire to Eyvi Agreda on Tuesday night has shocked the nation and has once again highlighted the gender-based crimes and femicides that  Full Article »

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 »