Archive for September, 2011

Castilla: Stand & Poor’s Upgrade Reflects Backing of Peru Policies

Castilla: Stand & Poor’s Upgrade Reflects Backing of Peru Policies

Peru’s government said Wednesday that a decision by ratings agency Standard & Poor’s to upgrade the country’s credit rating is a recognition of President Ollanta Humala’s decisions during the first month of his administration. Economy and Finance minister Luis Miguel Castilla called the upgrade a “big backing of the president’s […]

Peru Auditor Finds More than 10,000 Cases Of Gov’t Irregularities In Garcia’s Final Years

Peru Auditor Finds More than 10,000 Cases Of Gov’t Irregularities In Garcia’s Final Years

Peru’s Comptroller General, Fuad Khoury, said Wednesday there were 10,659 cases of government irregularities during the final years of former President Alan Garcia’s administration, daily La Republica reported. Khoury said during a presentation to the Congressional committee that his office had opened 29,405 reports for 2,369 government agencies between January 2009 and […]