Wednesday Mar 12
Peru in talks with Brazilian builder about restarting mega dam
Peru is talking with Brazilian construction giant OAS about resuming construction on a $4 billion hydroelectric plant that has been stalled since 2011 because of local opposition, an official said on Wednesday.
Former LatAm Presidents Join in the Selfie Trend
Ex-presidents Felipe Calderon of Mexico, Alan Garcia of Peru and Cesar Gaviria of Colombia brought to Bogota the fad for selfies that has overtaken Hollywood and U.S. President Barack Obama.
Universidad de San Martin de Porres becomes partner for student exchange
President Mark B. Rosenberg met with Alan Garcia, Peru's former president, and Jose Antonio Chang Escobedo, the president of the Universidad de San Martin de Porres, to sign an agreement creating research and student exchange programs between FIU and USMP.