Peru Week in Review, Sunday June 03


Monday, May 28

FIFA’s high altitude match ban affects Peru’s plans
Peru: Pollo a las brasa sends 60 to the hospital
Peru’s tenor Juan Diego Florez to rock out in upcoming concert
Extradition case of Peru’s Fujimori delayed once again
Peru: Increase in unwanted pregnancy related suicides

Tuesday, May 29

Colombia contemplates extraditing former Peru spy chief Montesinos
Peru: Gasoline prices set to increase again
Miss Peru loses more than Miss Universe pageant
Peru: Lima among top 15 cities to do business in
Peru: Man robbed after withdrawing money from bank

Wednesday, May 30

Peru threatens to withdraw from Copa America after altitude ban
Peru and Ecuador dispel border issues
Peru: Port workers strike in Lima
Peru’s nurses to strike after all
Doe Run Peru begins sulfuric acid plant for La Oroya lead circuit

Thursday, May 31

Christie’s to give information on buyers of Peruvian historical artifacts
Peru: Squatters evicted after 5 year invasion
Peru’s finance minister says market’s poor performance won’t effect economy
Peru’s tenor Florez and Gian Marco promise concert full of surprises
Peru: Jungle region declares 72 hour strike

Friday, June 01

Peru and Ecuador begin summit in northern Peru
Peru’s Pizarro snatched up by EPL powerhouse Chelsea
Biography of Peru’s tenor Juan Diego Florez in beginning stages
Yo-Yo Ma comes to Peru
Peru’s government rejects proposed bus fare hike