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Political Controversies Won’t Undermine Concession Plans – Minister

Political Controversies Won’t Undermine Concession Plans – Minister

Political controversies surrounding Peru’s government and Congress will not undermine efforts to award billion-dollar development concessions to private-sector investors, according to Economy and Finance Minister Luis Miguel Castilla. “None of the political noise has affected the attractiveness of the concessions,” Castilla said in press conference Thursday. “We have a lot of […]

Peru’s Public Investments up 20 Percent So Far This Year

Peru’s Public Investments up 20 Percent So Far This Year

Peru’s public-sector investments have increased 20 percent so far this year, to reach almost 30 billion soles ($10.8 billion), Economy and Finance Minister Luis Miguel Castilla said. The investments are aimed at increasing the state’s presence in isolated regions, Castilla said in comments reported by state newspaper El Peruano. Castilla […]

by · July 15, 2013 · 0 comments · Politics
Humala Says ‘National Consensus’ for Free-Market Economic Policies

Humala Says ‘National Consensus’ for Free-Market Economic Policies

President Ollanta Humala on Thursday said there is a “national consensus” on Peru’s free-market economic policies. In a investment conference organized by Spanish newspaper El Pais and Peruvian daily La Republica called Invest in Peru, Humala said there is a broad agreement about Peru’s economic policies. “Discussions today could be […]

Globetrotting Ministers Seek to Attract Investment to Peru

Globetrotting Ministers Seek to Attract Investment to Peru

High-level government officials have been traveling abroad this week to prop up investment opportunities in Peru, at a time when the country is facing growing concerns about an economic slowdown. While globetrotting is nothing new for Peru’s cabinet officials, the current trips have taken on a new importance as Peru […]