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Alex Pashley · July, 2014

British journalist residing in Lima writing on Peruvian finance, politics and culture

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Latest posts by Alex Pashley from July, 2014

10 July 2014

Why Taxi Drivers in Lima Are Seeing Red Over the City's New Black-and-Yellow Rules

The Bridge

Lima's taxi drivers are peeved: the local authority says they must mark their cars to distinguish them from illegal cabs at a cost of US$70-535. Drivers think it's a bluff.

9 July 2014

Peruvian Singer Pisko's Viral Hit Gets People Talking Patriotism

A rock number to celebrate Peru's best features becomes a viral sensation, stirring debate about national identity.

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