Peruvian government declared reconstruction as a key element of its economic growth. However, it depends on the transparency and efficiency of the new public investment system.
A study finally shows how Peruvian forest loss declined after indigenous groups were granted titles to their land.
After record rains caused $3bn worth of damage, Peru must build infrastructure to prepare for any more extreme climate events in the future
Rivers & Forest Expeditions aims to teach passengers about the region's flora and fauna as well as the customs of tribal communities in the Peruvian Amazon.
Rebuilding needs to tame coastal rivers to prevent flooding. GDP seen rebounding to 4%-5% growth in 2018 on reconstruction
The recent signing of Peru and Venezuela to the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is just another action that shows why China could lead the economic integration in the years to come
BCR expects the Inca nation to record the second highest growth in the region (3.5%) in 2017, only behind Bolivia (3.9%), but outperforming Paraguay (3.5%), Argentina (3.0%) and Colombia (2.4%).
The effect of El Niño in Peru could go beyond the floods. The inability to contain the natural disaster is a sign of bad planning and inefficient investment.
En los últimos 10 años, Colombia y Perú se han turnado el puesto del mayor productor de hoja de coca en el mundo, mientras Bolivia en el mismo tiempo logró reducir y estabilizar su cantidad de cultivos
Peru filed a bid to be part of 2017 Dakar, but then had to withdraw appeal due to apprehensions surrounding the natural disasters caused by El Nino.
Odebrecht admitted in a US court that between 2005-2014 in Peru it paid $29 million in bribes to land public works projects.
Arrival of first seafreighted blueberry consignment in China last week heralds new chapter for Peruvian shippers
Is estimated that in two decades corruption has costs about COP189 billion, which represents 4% of the country’s GDP of that time.
The Peruvian peninsula of Paracas, whose 335,000 hectares (827 acres) of tropical desert stretch into the Pacific Ocean to form one of the richest, rarest ecosystems in the world
Petroperu may issue bonds to finance the $3.5 billion Talara refinery upgrade as the state oil firm looks to expand operations after key structural changes.
A Peruvian judge has ordered the arrest of the country's former president Alejandro Toledo over allegations that he took $20m (£16m) in bribes.
A corruption scandal in Latin America wound its way through the political establishments of two countries Peru’ and Colombia
Peru and Colombia vowed to stand with Mexico as the country faces an uncertain economic future and grapples with a crisis with the United States just days into US President Donald Trump’s administration.
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski on Tuesday proposed the creation of a trade bloc between member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and other nations.
Nearly 500 years after the first Spaniards in Peru raided the sanctuary of Pachacamac, a major pre-Columbian deity, their steps have been retraced in a tour of the ruins of that site’s ancient temples and palaces.
Peru, one of the hotspots for tuberculosis, has some of the highest global recovery rates thanks to a community-based method for fighting the disease
Peru’s historic grandeur is still visible in the city center (called El Centro or simply Lima, by locals), where the massive colonial buildings have warranted a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation
The free-trade agreement between Peru and Honduras will took effect on Jan. 1, 2017. Peru exported $41 million of products to Honduras in 2015, up 4.7% from 2014.
Viva la ignorancia! - When ignorance is public policy, the destitution of an education minister that showed good results is the logical outcome
The World Travel Awards (WTA) have selected Peru as the World’s Leading Culinary Destination in 2016 for the fifth consecutive year.
In one of Peru’s most rural, isolated and impoverished areas computers with Internet access and organic gardens are revolutionizing education
Gold miners in Peru’s Amazon jungle face crime, corruption, health hazards and environmental destruction to make a living.
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) concluded its annual summit in Lima last week by declaring its commitment to free trade amid a wave of populism.
Peru’s government has signaled that it will reject a law from the opposition-controlled Congress to ease terms of tax payment for small and medium-sized businesses.
Peru’s refreshing new president lacks political know-how. The result is that the government has wavered in its approach to Ms Fujimori’s party, which has a majority in congress.
Currently dependent on using ports in northern Chile, Bolivia is anxious to secure another outlet to the sea.
Peru’s state trade commission has issued million-dollar fines to five pharmacy chains for fixing prices of various medicines and dietary supplements.
One unavoidable answer is that illegal armed groups have control over a greater amount of the coca being grown in Colombia
Peru has issued $3 billion in sol-denominated bonds in an operation which reduced its dollar-denominated debt and extend average due dates.
Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) hold an informal meeting in Algeria from Sept 26 to 28.
Peru’s Popular Force party, led by Keiko Fujimori, has rejected a bill to strengthen prosecutors investigating money laundering, calling into question the party’s commitment to fighting corruption.
El presidente de Perú, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, le planteó a John Kerry, secretario de Estado de Estados Unidos, la necesidad de crear un grupo apoyo a Venezuela ante una crisis que se teme podría desembocar en un derramamiento de sangre.
The newly elected presidents of Argentina, Brazil and Peru have new political plans that may mark a shift to the right in Latin America.
Peru’s first Earth observation satellite has been launched into orbit. PeruSAT-1 is the region’s most powerful submetric observation satellite in its category,
China has been Peru’s largest trading partner since 2014, buying $7.4 billion of goods in 2015 or 19.6% of Peru’s total exports, led by copper.