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President Humala Begins Final Year

President Humala Begins Final Year

President Ollanta Humala closed Independence Day events today by attending a Thanksgiving service organized by the Evangelical Christian Churches of Peru, accompanied by First Lady Nadine Heredia and his cabinet as well as diplomats and local authorities. The service has been held every year since 2000. Yesterday, more than 12,000 military […]

Humala Denies Economy on ‘Autopilot’ as Growth Struggles to Pick Up

Humala Denies Economy on ‘Autopilot’ as Growth Struggles to Pick Up

President Ollanta Humala is defending his administration’s handling of the economy, saying that his government hasn’t been put on “autopilot.” “We have never been on autopilot,” he said, according to business daily Gestion. “Autopilot would have been if we had the favorable winds there were in the previous five-year period, when […]

Humala joins 7th Summit of the Americas in Panama

Humala joins 7th Summit of the Americas in Panama

President Ollanta Humala flew to Panama Thursday night to join 35 other heads of state and government leaders in the hemisphere’s 7th Summit of the Americas. This year’s summit focuses on Prosperity with Equity: The Challenge of Cooperation in the Americas.  One of the most-watched moments will be the meeting […]

Peru’s New Premier Sworn In, in 7th Cabinet Shuffle

Peru’s New Premier Sworn In, in 7th Cabinet Shuffle

Former Defense minister Pedro Cateriano was sworn in on Thursday as President Humala’s new premier, in the seventh cabinet shuffle in this administration. Together with Cateriano, three new ministers were sworn in to head the portfolios of Defense, Foreign Relations, and Justice and Human Rights. The change follows the majority […]