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Peru President Seeks to Reassure Investors on Economy - Wall Street Journal


Peru President Seeks to Reassure Investors on Economy
Wall Street Journal
LIMA, Peru—Peruvian President Ollanta Humala tried to reassure investors on Monday that the country's economy will rebound after signs that a decadelong boom is fizzling out. In his annual state of the union address, Mr. Humala said the government is ...
Peru celebrates national Independence commemorationAndina - Agencia Peruana de Noticias
Peru's Humala boosting public spending to counter slow growthBuenos Aires Herald
Challenges for Peru: Climate Protection and Social JusticeDeutsche Welle

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Peru's Independence Day - US Department of State (press release)


Peru's Independence Day
US Department of State (press release)
Our cooperation on environmental protection helps to preserve Peru's incredible biodiversity and fight climate change across the globe. We look forward to working with Peru as it prepares to host the December 2014 “20th Conference of Parties” meeting ...
EU extends Independence Day greetings to PeruAndina - Agencia Peruana de Noticias

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Slowing Economy In Peru And Chile = Stimulus Program? - Forbes


Slowing Economy In Peru And Chile = Stimulus Program?
Forbes
Most recently, Peru's central bank also reduced its 2014 gross domestic product increase expectations to 4.4% from a previous 5.5% estimate. On July 15, Chile's central bank cut the benchmark overnight lending rate to 3.75% from 4% citing a decrease in ...

Peru: Primitive Astronomical Laboratory from 2000BCE Discovered in Licurnique ... - International Business Times UK


International Business Times UK

Peru: Primitive Astronomical Laboratory from 2000BCE Discovered in Licurnique ...
International Business Times UK
An astronomical laboratory dating back 4,000 years has been discovered at an archaeological complex in Peru. Located in Licurnique, a few hours from the northern region of Lambayeque, excavators found rocks with astronomical engravings on them.
Peru Astronomical Lab: Archaelogical Site Dating Back 4000 Years Is ...Latin Times

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Peru to auction ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos' jewels - BBC News


BBC News

Peru to auction ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos' jewels
BBC News
He is serving a long jail sentence for corruption and human rights abuses. The authorities say they expect to raise at least $1m (£600,000) from the sale of 152 items next month. Montesinos, 69, fled Peru in 2000, amid a corruption scandal that led to ...
Peru to auction corrupt ex-spy chief's jewellery to fund war on organised crimeTelegraph.co.uk
Peru To Auction Jewelry Seized From Ex-Intelligence Chief Vladimiro ...International Business Times
Former Peru spymaster's jewelry haul to be auctionedGlobalPost
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Virginia woman wants answers in son's death in Peru - Fox News


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Virginia woman wants answers in son's death in Peru
Fox News
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A Virginia Beach woman is looking for answers in the death of her 19-year-old son during a study program in Peru. The Virginian-Pilot reports Damion Wilkins was on an eight-day medical study course through a private Peruvian ...
Funeral to be held for ODU student who died in PeruWAVY-TV
Virginia Beach woman looks for answers in death of son on study program in PeruThe Tribune

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In Need of Investment, Peru Rolls Back Environmental Standards - World Politics Review


In Need of Investment, Peru Rolls Back Environmental Standards
World Politics Review
After a run of good years, Peru's government faces mounting economic challenges. Bolstered by booming commodities demand in China and other emerging markets, the Andean nation's gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of almost $15 ...

EU gives £25m to treat drug addicts in Peru - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

EU gives £25m to treat drug addicts in Peru
Telegraph.co.uk
The announcement of the project was made by the EU's Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, during a visit this week to discuss future cooperation between Europe and Peru. “We stand as a committed partner to Peru, as it continues on its journey ...

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Peru motorcyclist dies on Spring Valley Curves - LaSalle News Tribune


Peru motorcyclist dies on Spring Valley Curves
LaSalle News Tribune
A motorcycle accident at 7:08 p.m. Sunday in Spring Valley resulted in the death of a Peru man. Spring Valley police and fire department responded to a single-vehicle motorcycle accident in the U.S. 6 Spring Valley curves about a tenth of a mile east ...

Peru: Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Astronomy Lab In Peruvian Ruins - International Business Times


International Business Times

Peru: Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Astronomy Lab In Peruvian Ruins
International Business Times
Archeologists have stumbled upon a site where ancient people observed the stars thousands of years ago in Peru, a country famous for using drones to help uncover and map archeological treasures, as Reuters reported. Excavators working on a complex at ...