Archive for December, 2014

International Analysis: Torture, Justice and the American Way

Op-Ed by Joseph Margulies — The Mark News On Dec. 9, the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee released a report about the C.I.A.’s use of torture following 9/11. Since then, several media outlets have sought my opinion – not because I have any particular expertise in interrogation, but because I represent […]

Peru Investigates Gov’t Officials in Dallas Airmotive Bribery Case

Peru Investigates Gov’t Officials in Dallas Airmotive Bribery Case

Peru’s Foreign Relations minister, Gonzalo Gutierrez, sent a formal note this week to the United States Ambassador in Lima, Brian Nichols, requesting information on executives of Dallas Airmotive, a Texas-based company involved in the alleged bribery of Peruvian Air Force officers in order to win the bids for several aviation services […]

One Person Dies as Protesters Try to Take Cusco Airport

One Person Dies as Protesters Try to Take Cusco Airport

One person died on Tuesday when protesters in Peru’s southern Andean region tried to take over the Cusco airport, which is the key access point for most tourists visiting the Spanish colonial city and the nearby Machu Picchu citadel. A 35-year-old man died when some 3,000 residents from the town of Calca marched […]

Peru GDP Seen Up 4.8% in 2015 — Lima Business Group

Peru’s economy will grow by almost 5% next year, the Lima Chamber of Commerce said Tuesday, pointing to improved outlook for the mining and manufacturing industries. “Next year, we hope that the mining and manufacturing sectors recover their growth dynamic to grow at rates of 5.1% and 4.7%, respectively,” the business […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Business