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Hundreds Pay Respects at Javier Diez-Canseco’s Funeral

Hundreds Pay Respects at Javier Diez-Canseco’s Funeral

The flag flew at half staff yesterday at the Congress building in downtown Lima as hundreds of people followed the funeral of Javier Diez-Canseco, 65, an iconic socialist leader elected seven times to Congress and whose life has been eulogized this week by leaders from across the political spectrum. Born […]

Peru Business Group Concerned About ‘Excessive’ Political Fighting

Peru Business Group Concerned About ‘Excessive’ Political Fighting

Peru’s largest business federation, Confiep, said it is concerned about “excessive” fighting between the country’s political parties, state news agency Andina reported. Confiep President Alfonso Garcia-Miró said that constant political fighting could create uncertainty for the private sector. He said that recent political fighting has crossed “the line of what […]

Cajamarca’s Santos to Run for Peru President in 2016 – Report

Cajamarca’s Santos to Run for Peru President in 2016 – Report

Gregorio Santos, the president of Cajamarca region and a prominent anti-mining activist, will run in Peru’s presidential campaign in 2016, according to a member of his party cited by daily La Republica. The secretary of Santos’ left-wing Movimiento de Afirmacion Social party, Alin Monteza, said that Santos is expected to hold […]

Peru’s First Lady named FAO Special Ambassador for Year of the Quinoa

Peru’s First Lady named FAO Special Ambassador for Year of the Quinoa

The wife of Peru’s President Ollanta Humala, Nadine Heredia, was appointed a FAO special ambassador this week, together with Bolivia’s President Evo Morales, for the International Year of the Quinoa 2013 —IYQ 2013— during an assembly at the United Nations headquarters in New York. A series of activities were held, […]

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