LIMA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Just a few years ago, waste recycler Genaro Jorge Durán Contreras and his colleagues were branded "nut cases" and drug addicts, picked up by police or chased away from their foraging for recyclables.
LIMA, Dec 16 (Reuters) - Peru 's central bank will limit currency derivatives and further curb lending in dollars in a bid to carve out more room for monetary expansion as Peru 's currency slides to new five-year lows, the bank's chief said on Tuesday.
diesel locomotives from CNR, a job worth $930 million. In July, China, Peru and Brazil agreed to cooperate on the construction of a railway that would connect the Peruvian Pacific coast to the Brazilian Atlantic coast. And in October, the Massachusetts
LIMA, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Workers at the Peruvian copper and zinc mine Antamina have ended a strike that began last Wednesday and will restart work on Monday, according to the mine owners.
LIMA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Countries faced stark choices on the final day of U.N. climate talks in Peru ’s capital, with the prospect they could decide to make minimal pledges under a new global climate agreement due in a year’s time.
LIMA, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Peru 's central bank on Thursday left the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 3.50 percent for the third month in a row as widely expected because the economy is still...
LIMA, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Peru 's central bank left the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 3.50 percent for the third straight month on Thursday as widely expected. (Reporting By Lima Newsroom)
LIMA, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Peru 's Congress approved legislation on Thursday that cuts corporate and personal taxes, part of a bid by President Ollanta Humala to jumpstart sluggish economic growth.
CARHUAZ, Peru (Reuters) - High in the Peruvian Andes, the glacier-fed lake Laguna 513 brims with meltwater atop a populated valley in a region prone to earthquakes. Scientists
LIMA (Reuters) - Environmental activist group Greenpeace apologized on Wednesday for a protest it organized at the ancient Nazca Lines etched in a desert in Peru .