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Humalas in 18-Month Custody, Judge Deems Flight Risk

Humalas in 18-Month Custody, Judge Deems Flight Risk

Former President Ollanta Humala and his wife Nadine Heredia were sent to prison on Friday afternoon, to serve an 18-month preventive imprisonment term while investigations continue into allegations of corruption and money laundering.  Investigations have been ongoing for at least two years and are likely to continue for at least […]

Sides Clash on New Youth Labor Law

Sides Clash on New Youth Labor Law

President Ollanta Humala today called on the country’s young people to read the new youth labor law and reflect on its benefits, following a week of protests that built up to a march in Lima that included several violent incidents. Hundreds of young men and women marched in Lima yesterday against […]

Humala: First Lady is Well-Prepared to Govern

Humala: First Lady is Well-Prepared to Govern

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala on Thursday said that his wife, First Lady Nadine Heredia, is well-prepared to govern the Andean country. Speaking in an interview with CNN, Humala stressed that Heredia is not campaigning for 2016. Indeed, Heredia has said that she will not run for office in 2016, when […]

by · September 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Politics
Humala: Global Economic Crisis Has Reached Peru

Humala: Global Economic Crisis Has Reached Peru

The global economic crisis has reached Peru, President Ollanta Humala said Wednesday, pointing to a sharp decline in tax revenue from the key mining sector. “The world is going through a tremendous economic crisis. The crisis has reached Peru and that’s why we’ve had a big decrease in [mining taxes], […]