>>97-year-old Peru radio host carries on children’s program she started in 1944
The Washington Post profiles Maruja Venegas, the world’s longest-running radio personality.
>>Peru bans genetically modified foods as US lags
Current reports on Peru’s 10-year band on GMO foods.
>>Peru bans use of 4G in marketing
Bernama reports on telecom regulator’s band of the term ‘4G’.
>>Peru’s New Gas Plans Spark Fears for ‘Isolated Peoples’ in the Amazon
The Huffington Post reports on the expansion of gas operations at Camisea.
>>Jailhouse rock in Peru
AAP reports on corruption among Peru’s prison guards.
>>Naked and hungry, Lady Gaga meets Peru fans in a most unusual way
Examiner reports on pop star Lady Gaga’s run in with Peruvian fans.
News about Peru, as reported by the foreign media. This week: the world’s longest-running radio personality; Peru’s ban on GMO foods; and more.