Archive for January, 2015

Peru Energy Summit in March

A Peru Energy Summit is being held in Lima March 9 and 10, organized by Latin Markets. This is the second year this energy summit is being held, and will examine major investment, development and operational challenges and opportunities in the market. More than 60 presenters from the most important […]

International Analysis: Illegal Logging in Myanmar and China’s Complicity

Op-Ed by Yun Sun — The Mark News — The recent escalation of tensions in northern Myanmar – resulting from the military’s crackdown on illegal logging – once again brought Myanmar to the top of China’s list of foreign policy priorities. Myanmar is the second-largest country in Southeast Asia. It […]

Fall in the Sol Coming Sooner than Later

By Nicholas Asheshov — The pressure on the Sol is building up.   In the first three days of this week, mostly on Monday 26 and Wednesday 28, the Central Reserve Bank sold $665 million from the country’s reserves cache to block a free market fall in price beyond its new S/.3=US$1 level, reached reluctantly […]

Peru Sees Higher Copper, Zinc and Silver Production

Peru’s government is banking on an increase in copper, zinc and silver production this year, which would help support a rebound in a sluggish economy. The director of mining at the Mines and Energy Ministry, Edgardo Alva, said that Peru should produce about 1.8 million tonnes of copper in 2015, […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Mining