Pedro Pablo Kuczynski

PERU: PPK Requests Investigation By Public Ministry, Not Inquiry Committee

(RTTNews) - Former Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski informed Lava Jato's parliamentary commission that he should provide with all the information on his performance as a public official during the administration of former president Alejandro Toledo to the Public Prosecutor's Office of the …

South America

Pence's office confuses Peru's president ahead of summit

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Some bad habits die hard when it comes to U.S. politicians traveling to Latin America.<p>The latest faux pas came from the White House ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Peru to attend the Summit of the Americas. Guidance sent to the press by Pence's office on Thursday said …

South America

Former President Warns of Economic Threat to Peru

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski says moves to oust him set a bad precedent<p>LIMA, Peru—The political turmoil that led Peru’s Pedro Pablo Kuczynski to resign is hurting investor confidence and threatening to slow growth in one of Latin America’s strongest economies, the former president said.<p>Mr. Kuczynski, a …

Latin America

Tullow Oil Deals Signed by Disgraced Peru Ex-President Under Fire | World News | US News

FILE PHOTO: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski participates in an event to present a balance of Peru's exports during 2017 in Lima, Peru March 13, 2018. …

Corruption

New Peru Economy Minister Says Government to Focus on Investment Spending

LIMA (Reuters) - Peru's new economy minister said on Wednesday the government would focus on increasing public investment and reducing current …

Economy

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's resignation as Peru's president

South America

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Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off …

Brazil

Trump Insistently Slams Mexico With Tweets

Central Americans taking part in a caravan called ‘Migrant Viacrucis,’ rest at a sports center field in Matias Romero, Oaxaca state, Mexico on April …

Latin America

Peru names economist Tuesta as finance minister

LIMA (Reuters) – Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra will appoint an economist who was a director for Latin America’s CAF development bank as finance minister in a completely new cabinet he will swear in on Monday, incoming Prime Minister Cesar Villanueva said.<p>David Tuesta, who had also worked as …

South America

Peru to Maduro: You're Still Not Welcome at Summit of Americas

Peru's new foreign minister said on Tuesday that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was still not welcome to attend a regional summit in Lima next …

Venezuela

Peru Names Economist Tuesta as Finance Minister | World News | US News

LIMA (Reuters) - Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra will appoint an economist who was a director for Latin America's CAF development bank as finance …

Brazil

Peru's Vizcarra Unveils New Cabinet, Wins Praise from Opposition

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra swore in an entirely new Cabinet on Monday that was praised by the rightwing opposition as a way to reset the once …

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski

Mexico: The electoral price of impunity

When the Mexican lower house of Congress blocked an investigation last month into corruption allegations involving the Brazilian group Odebrecht, …

Mexico

Rice political scientist examines elections throughout the world

A new book chapter from a Rice University political scientist offers an in-depth look at presidential and legislative elections in political systems …

Dilma Rousseff

Peru's Vizcarra to name opposition lawmaker as prime minister -sources

(Adds context on Villanueva, Vizcarra and political situation)<p>By Marco Aquino and Mitra Taj<p>LIMA, March 28 (Reuters) - Peru's new President Martin …

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski

Politics this week

<i>John Bolton</i> said he favoured keeping up the pressure on North Korea in the run-up to proposed talks on its nuclear programme. Mr Bolton was speaking …

Xi Jinping

Official: New Peru president to keep summit ban on Maduro

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A Peruvian official says new President Martin Vizcarra will continue to ban Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from attending a regional summit next month.<p>The decision to exclude Maduro from the Summit of Americas was taken by former President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.<p>But with …

Venezuela

U.S. 2020 Census to Include Citizenship Question

A new U.S. citizen waves an American flag while departing a naturalization ceremony on March 20, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mario …

Latin America