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Government plane from Mexico - offering Morales asylum - refuels in Peru

12 Nov 2019

SANTIAGO A government plane from Mexico - which has offered Bolivia's outgoing President Evo Morales political asylum - has refuelled in Lima on the way to Bolivia, Peru's foreign ministry said on Monday evening.

Government plane from Mexico - offering Morales asylum - refuels in Peru

12 Nov 2019

SANTIAGO A government plane from Mexico - which has offered Bolivia's outgoing President Evo Morales political asylum - has refuelled in Lima on the way to Bolivia, Peru's foreign ministry said on Monday evening.

Peruvian Airlines, Star Peru to merge after purchase by investment fund

31 Oct 2019

SANTIAGO Peruvian Airlines and Star Perú are set to merge after both were purchased by investment fund Global Investment Platform, the fund said on Wednesday.

Peru government taps armed forces to unblock copper protests

16 Oct 2019

LIMA The Peruvian government on Wednesday authorized the intervention of the armed forces and police to unblock access to one of the country's largest copper mines, after owner Chinese miner MMG Ltd said it may have to cease production at the site.

Peru government taps armed forces to unblock copper protests

16 Oct 2019

LIMA, Oct 16 The Peruvian government on Wednesday authorized the intervention of the armed forces and police to unblock access to one of the country's largest copper mines, after owner Chinese miner MMG Ltd said it may have to cease production at the site.

MMG's Las Bambas copper mine faces production halt amid protests

11 Oct 2019

LIMA Chinese miner MMG Ltd is likely to have to halt production at its Las Bambas copper mine in Peru "within a week" due to protests that have blocked access to the site, a senior local executive told Reuters on Friday.

UPDATE 2-MMG's Las Bambas copper mine faces production halt amid protests

11 Oct 2019

LIMA, Oct 11 Chinese miner MMG Ltd is likely to have to halt production at its Las Bambas copper mine in Peru "within a week" due to protests that have blocked access to the site, a senior local executive told Reuters on Friday.

Peru's economy minister sees 2019 growth despite 'downward bias' amid political crisis

09 Oct 2019

LIMA Peru's new economy minister said on Wednesday she saw economic growth for this year at 3% but warned of a "downward bias" due to the global slowdown and a local political crisis in which the president dissolved Congress late last month.

Peru's 'Mechita,' the rebel lawmaker who was 'president' for a day

02 Oct 2019

LIMA In a hasty ceremony on Monday, rebel lawmakers swore in Vice President Mercedes Araoz as Peru's interim leader, looking to install her in place of President Martin Vizcarra after he moved to dissolve Congress to end a long-running political stand-off.

Peru's Vizcarra closes Congress, but rebel lawmakers refuse to leave

01 Oct 2019

LIMA Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra dissolved Congress on Monday to end a yearlong battle with rightwing lawmakers over his anti-graft campaign, but rebel legislators refused to leave the chamber as protests against them started across the country.

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