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Government Assigns $240 mn For Reconstruction in Northern Peru

Government Assigns $240 mn For Reconstruction in Northern Peru

The Government is assigning an initial 800 million soles (approx. $240mn) to northern Peru, where torrential rains continue to cause heavy damage to homes, farmland and overall infrastructure. Cabinet chief Fernando Zavala made the announcement following an emergency cabinet meeting in Piura and visits to key facilities in the area […]

Under pressure, Cabinet ministers to repeal pay hike decree

Three days after Peru President Alan Garcia caused an uproar and prompted a public outcry from opposition politicians by signing off a 46 percent pay hike for his Cabinet, his ministers unanimously decided Wednesday to turn down the pay increase and repeal the controversial decree.

by · January 8, 2009 · 0 comments · Feature, Lima, Politics