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· June, 2007

Stories about Peru from June, 2007

Peru: New Video Website Portal

Juan Arellano is excited over a new website called Enlace Nacional [ES] that pulls together videos with a Peruvian focus.

Peru: Sporting Cristal Coach Blogs on Copa America

Letra Suelta [ES] links to the new blog of Juan Carlos Oblitas [ES], the coach of the Lima football club Sporting Cristal, who comments on the ongoing Copa America tournament.

Peru: Celebrating June 24 – San Juan and Inti Raymi

June 24 is a very special date in many parts of the world, because in addition to being the longest day of the year, it coincides with the summer solstice...

Peru: Blogger Reaction to Cameron Diaz Visit

Juan Arellano of Globalizado [ES]collects blogger reaction to actress Cameron Diaz’ visit to Cuzco, which caused quite a media frenzy.

Peru: Video In Support for Machu Picchu

Peru Music [ES] links to a video produced by the Tourism Ministry, which is pushing a campaign for voting Machu Picchu for one of the 7 Wonders of the World....

Peru: Cashing Adsense Check

Tinta Fantasma [ES] recently received his first check from Google Adsense. However, he had a bit of trouble cashing it.

Peru: The Charges Against Fujimori

Peru Politico [ES] summarizes the 12 charges that former Peruvian president Alberto Fujimori faces and that he may be extradited soon from Chile, where he currently is located.

Peru: Food from the Jungle

Juan Arellano of Globalizado [ES] takes his readers on a series of two blog entries to learn about delicious food from the jungle region of Peru.

G8 Summit: Is the world a better place yet?

The G8 (+5) met in Heiligendamm, Germany last week. The world's richest countries came to agreements on climate change and poverty in Africa that are unlikely to satisfy most critics...

Peru: Overworked Champions

Around the world it is estimated that 22% of the labor force works excessively long hours. Gran Combo Club [ES]

Peru: Five Blogs, Five Posts

The five blogs featured in this Peruvian blog round-up have little in common except for the fact that they are well written and are interesting, which are two ingredients necessary...

Peru: Journalist/Blogger to Give Free Talk

Manuel Jesús Orbegozo is a prolific Peruvian blogger and the current director of the Social Communication school at that National University of San Marcos. Letra Suelta [ES] informs its readers...

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