Archive for October, 2014

Mines & Energy Minister Survives Censure Vote

Mines & Energy Minister Survives Censure Vote

An attempt to remove Mines and Energy Minister Eleodoro Mayorga from office failed on Tuesday, as opposition politicians failed to get enough votes in a censure motion.  In a previous session last week, the Congress lacked a quorum for the vote because even many proponents of the censure did not […]

Peru, Colombia Hold First Binational Cabinet Meeting

Peru, Colombia Hold First Binational Cabinet Meeting

President Ollanta Humala and his Colombian counterpart, Juan Manuel Santos, held a first binational cabinet meeting aimed at deepening ties between Peru and Colombia. The South American leaders signed 11 agreements that are intended to facilitate development work along their border region, daily El Comercio reported. The meeting was held […]