Archive for June, 2010

Obama: U.S. to continue to support Peru’s democracy, human rights issues

Obama: U.S. to continue to support Peru’s democracy, human rights issues

The United States will continue to work with Peru to promote democracy, human rights, press freedoms, economic development and poverty reduction, President Barack Obama told reporters following a meeting on Tuesday with the President of Peru, Alan García. “These are all issues on which President García has some excellent track […]

Telecoms regulator fines Telefónica $1.39 million

Peruvian telecoms regulator Osiptel will fine Telefonica del Peru – a subsidiary of the Spanish telecommunications giant Telefonica – 3.94 million soles ($1.39 million) to a case dating back to 2001, state news agency Andina reported. Osiptel said the fine totaling 1,097 UIT – a tax unit currently worth 3,600 soles […]