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· March, 2008

Stories about Peru from March, 2008

Peru: Two Earthquakes Shake Lima

Juan Arellano of Globalizado [es] reports on this morning's earthquakes in Lima and provides links to what bloggers and users of twitters have been saying.

Peru: Puno Leader Seeking Greater Autonomy for Region

The Regional President of Puno, Hernán Fuentes, has called for increased financial, administrative and political autonomy for one of the poorest regions of Peru. Some local bloggers agree that Puno...

Peru: Following Fujimori's Trial

Fujimori on Trial [en/es] is a bilingual blog that will follow the developments regarding the trial of former Peruvian president Alberto Fujimori.

Peru: Inflation Affecting Consumers

Inflation is beginning to affect the pockets of Peruvian more and more. Silvio Rendon of Gran Combo Club [es] writes about the rise in prices and whether president Alan Garcia...

Peru: Immigrant Community in Spain

Peruanos en En Euskadi [es] is a community blog site for Peruvian immigrants, with a special emphasis of those living in the Basque region of Spain.

Americas: International Women's Day Across the Region

Bloggers across Latin America celebrate International Women's Day and pay tribute to the hard-working, brave, and often, mistreated women from the region. Some honor particular women throughout history and others...

Peru: Bloggers Provide Thoughts on U.S. Elections

The primary elections in the U.S. have attracted interest from Peruvian bloggers. Some are concentrating on issues that would affect Peru, such as Free-Trade Agreements, while other bloggers compare the...

Peru: Efforts to Make the Inca Trail Recognized by UNESCO

The Peruvian archeaological site of Machu Picchu is already considered as a UNESCO World Heritage site, but Juan Sheput of Mate Pastor [es] writes about the efforts to make the...

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