Archive for February, 2013

Peru Plans To Up Anti-Cocaine Projects in Monzon Valley

Peru’s government plans to increase efforts to tackle cocaine production in the Monzon valley, one of the country’s top producers of coca leaves. The head of Peru’s anti-drug agency, Carmen Masias, said the government has signed agreements with local authorities and coca growers in the Monzon valley, which will allow state […]

Peru Best Positioned Among Counterparts For Possible Global Crisis – IMF

Peru is best positioned among Latin American countries to ward off the impact of a global economic crisis similar to the one in 2008, the International Monetary Fund said. The IMF pointed to Peru’s strong economic growth during recent years, which has helped strengthen its finances and lower its public […]