Peru Week in Review, Sunday June 09


Monday, June 04

Peru: Prime Minister criticizes Humala’s support of Venezuelan TV channel shutdown
Peru: Flights to Iquitos canceled, roads blocked due to jungle strike
65 percent of Peru’s AIDS cases registered in Lima
BPZ Energy in Peru
Condoleezza Rice cancels Peru trip again

Tuesday, June 05

Cuzco, Peru: San Blas church installs security system amid increased burglaries
Peru’s Garcia calls Iquitos strike ‘suicidal’ and ‘irrational’
Britain invests in Peru
Peru: President Alan Garcia criticizes those against mining
Spanish banking group Santander returns to Peru

Wednesday, June 06

Lima, Peru: Chinatown workers earn less than US150 per month
Peru: Gay night club to open today despite city warnings
Peru’s Machu Picchu among 100 most endangered sites
Telefonica del Peru and Alcatel-Lucent announce partnership
Peru: Photo of the day – Soccer in Spain

Thursday, June 07

Lima, Peru: Gay night club reopens without violence
As New Wonders contest nears end, Peru’s Machu Picchu firmly among top 10
Peru’s Fujimori one step closer to extradition
Peru: Drinking in public prohibited
Chile’s mines – Peru’s border

Friday, June 08

Chile: Judge orders Peru’s Fujimori to house arrest
New measures will shorten lines, increase efficiency at Peru’s largest airport
Lima, Peru: Ripley and Metro close due to safety violations
New, possibly deadly bacteria believed to have originated in Peru
US man may have contracted rare form of TB in Peru