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China's MMG says Las Bambas copper operations not disrupted, talks ongoing

22 May 2019

LIMA Chinese miner MMG Ltd's operations at its Las Bambas mine, one of Peru's largest copper producers, have not been disrupted and talks with an indigenous Peruvian community are ongoing, the miner said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-China's MMG says Las Bambas copper operations not disrupted, talks ongoing

22 May 2019

* MMG says operations not impacted, did not truck via Yavi Yavi

Peru's Vizcarra says China might partner on mega South American railway project

18 May 2019

PERU PRESIDENTIAL PLANE Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra said on Friday that China could partner with Bolivia and Peru on a massive intercontinental railway project that Peru once dismissed as too costly when pitched by China more than two years ago.

INTERVIEW-Peru's Vizcarra says China might partner on mega South American railway project

18 May 2019

PERU PRESIDENTIAL PLANE, May 17 Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra told Reuters on Friday that China could partner with Bolivia and Peru on a massive intercontinental railway project that Peru once dismissed as too costly when pitched by China nearly three years ago.

Peru's Garcia, former president and political chameleon, kills himself to avoid arrest

18 Apr 2019

LIMA Alan Garcia was the charismatic chameleon of Peruvian politics, once popular enough to be elected president twice. But his terms were filled with ups and downs and he eventually became caught up in the Odebrecht bribery scandal that rocked Latin America.

Peru's Garcia, former president and political chameleon, kills himself to avoid arrest

18 Apr 2019

LIMA Alan Garcia was the charismatic chameleon of Peruvian politics, once popular enough to be elected president twice. But his terms were filled with ups and downs and he eventually became caught up in the Odebrecht bribery scandal that rocked Latin America.

Peru's ex-president Garcia kills himself to avoid arrest in Odebrecht probe

18 Apr 2019

LIMA Peru's former president Alan Garcia shot himself in the head on Wednesday to avoid arrest in connection with alleged bribes from Brazilian builder Odebrecht, taking his own life, in the most dramatic turn yet in Latin America's largest graft scandal. | Video

Peruvian judge jails lawyers for three years over copper mine blockade

04 Apr 2019

LIMA A Peruvian judge on Wednesday ordered three years of jail time for three lawyers representing indigenous villagers who have blockaded shipments from a massive copper mine operated by Chinese miner MMG Ltd.

Peruvian judge jails lawyers for 3 years over copper mine blockade

04 Apr 2019

* Prosecution alleges lawyers manipulated villagers to extort MMG

Protests at Chinese copper mine in Peru continue after local leader freed

30 Mar 2019

CHALLHUAHUACHO, Peru/LIMA Peruvian police on Friday freed the leader of an indigenous community that has blocked roads to a major copper mine, but hours later arrested his second-in-command, accusing him of running over police officers while driving drunk.

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