Archive for February, 2011

Ministry of Culture, Cuzco university sign agreement for Machu Picchu artifacts

Ministry of Culture, Cuzco university sign agreement for Machu Picchu artifacts

Peru’s Culture Ministry and the San Antonio Abad del Cuzco National University (UNSAAC) signed an agreement on Monday to cooperate on the custody and conservation of archaeological pieces from Machu Picchu that will be returned by Yale University. The agreement includes cooperation between the ministry and university for the exhibition, […]

Poll: Toledo support in capital region climbs to 34.2 percent

A recent poll in Peru’s capital, Lima, and the neighbouring port city of Callao has former President Alejandro Toledo with more than a 10 point lead over the next closest candidate for the April presidential election. According to the poll, Toledo has 34.2 percent support, up from 24.7 percent in […]