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  1. Significant facial variation in pre-Columbian South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Science Blog

    A team of anthropology researchers has found significant differences in facial features between all seven pre-Columbian peoples they evaluated from what is now Peru - disproving a longstanding perception that these groups were physically homogenous. The finding may lead scholars to revisit any hypotheses about human migration patterns that rested on the idea that there was little skeletal variation in pre-Columbian South America.

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  2. Latin American hacienda style coming to your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In this photo provided by Novica.com, Alejandro ChA vez crafts a mirror frame rooted in Andean tradition with four different vignettes. Known as aretablo, this traditional diorama is housed in a wooden chest.

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  3. Andean Daily Report, February 24thRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | InvestorIdeas.com

    February 24, 2015 CHILE: Company News: Banmedica's shares jumped 14% in the past 10 days Banmedica's stock has been an outperformer during February 2014, with a 15% increase vs 4.9% by the IPSA index, especially during the past 10 days were the stock has increased 11.3% above the local index. We believe this increase could be explained by rumors regarding a possible acquisition, although the company has not informed of any official news to the market.

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  4. Peruvian peasant takes on mining giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Straits Times

    Peruvian Andean peasant Maxima Acuna, 48, defends her right of ownership of 25 hectares of land where she lives in a small house with her family of seven, located near the town of Sorochuco, in the northern Peruvian Andes. The land is also claimed by Yanacocha Mining Company, the largest gold operating company in South America.

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  5. Worst header ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sky Sports

    Luckily for striker Quinones, his Universitario side still managed to win the match by beating UTC Cajamarca 2-1 in their Copa Inca clash in Peru.

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  6. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  7. Corporate encroachment reduces indigenous lands, biodiversity - U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | AlertNet

    Anti-mining protesters hold placards and lighted candles as they demonstrate against the Newmont Yanacocha gold mine located in Cajamarca, in front of the Newmont Yanacocha gold mine office in Lima, Peru, February 6, 2015. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo ROME, Feb 13 - Aboriginal people around the world faced growing displacement over the last decade as property values rose and large companies pushed onto traditional territories to extract resources, a U.N. specialist on indigenous peoples' rights said.

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  8. Andean Daily Report, January 28thRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | InvestorIdeas.com

    January 28, 2015 CHILE: Economics and Politics - The Central Bank of Chile released it bi-weekly survey to Financial Market Traders Traders are forecasting a -0.3% m/m inflation for January in line with our expectations, and slightly below the inflation published in the BCCh's Economists survey . For the next 12 months they expect inflation of 2.3%, higher than two weeks ago , and lower than the Economist's mean of 2.7%.

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  9. Wyndham Hotel Group signs deal for seven properties in Peru.Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | 4 Hoteliers

    Wyndham Hotel Group has signed a franchise agreement with local partner Costa del Sol to open 1,000 rooms across seven Wyndham Hotels and Resorts branded properties that will open within the next year in key destinations across Peru. The agreement includes the conversion of six properties, located in Tumbes, Chiclayo, Lima Airport, Trujillo, Cajamarca and Piura, to the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand as well as the construction of a new 144-room property in Lima.

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  10. New Market Research Report: Empresa Financiera Edyficar S.a....Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company offers financial services to businesses and micro and small enterprises in Peru. Its products include EDYCAPITAL, EDYEQUIPO, EDYMAQUINA, EDYLOCAL and EDYSOAT; housing credits, which include INDEPENDENT EDYVIVIENDA; and consumer credits including EDYLIBREDISPONIBILIDAD.

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  11. Maxima Acu a at her property in front of the Blue LagoonRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Common Dreams

    For over three years, indigenous Peruvian farmworker Maxima AcuA a de Chaupe has refused to allow a U.S.-based multinational corporation to turn her land into an open-pit gold mine, withstanding multiple violent eviction attempts by corporate and state agents. On Wednesday, AcuA a de Chaupe finally saw victory when a Peruvian appeals court struck down a lawsuit levied by the Yanacocha mine-which is 51 percent owned by Colorado's Newmont Mining Corporation-that had sought to expel and imprison the family for "invading" their own land.

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  12. Wyndham Hotel Group Signs Deal with Costa del Sol to Open 7 Properties, 1,000 Rooms, in Peru in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Hotel Online

    Wyndham Hotel Group, the world's largest hotel company with approximately 7,590 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation , today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with local partner Costa del Sol to open 1,000 rooms across seven Wyndham Hotels and ResortsA branded properties that will open within the next year in key destinations across Peru. The agreement includes the conversion of six properties, located in Tumbes, Chiclayo, Lima Airport, Trujillo, Cajamarca and Piura, to the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand as well as the construction of a new 144-room property in Lima.

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  13. Wyndham Hotel Group Signs Deal for Seven Properties in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Hospitality Net

    Wyndham Hotel Group, the world's largest hotel company with approximately 7,590 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation , today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with local partner Costa del Sol to open 1,000 rooms across seven Wyndham Hotels and ResortsA branded properties that will open within the next year in key destinations across Peru. The agreement includes the conversion of six properties, located in Tumbes, Chiclayo, Lima Airport, Trujillo, Cajamarca and Piura, to the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand as well as the construction of a new 144-room property in Lima.

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  14. Anti-mining sentiment may complicate search for Anglo American's successor at MichiquillayRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | SNL Financial

    The project will be returned to Peru's state-controlled environmental remediation firm Activos Mineros SAC. The Mines and Energy Ministry said in a statement shortly after the announcement that once the project is returned, the government will hold an auction to hand over Michiquillay to another mining company.

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  15. Ap Photos: Best of 2014 from Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... lashed by a "rondero," a member of a citizen vigilante group known as a "ronda urbana," or urban patrol, in Cajamarca, Peru. Chusqui was sentenced to five lashes for stealing a laptop. Rondas only handle cases that authorities consider minor, ...

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  16. Ap Photos: Best of 2014 from Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... lashed by a "rondero," a member of a citizen vigilante group known as a "ronda urbana," or urban patrol, in Cajamarca, Peru. Chusqui was sentenced to five lashes for stealing a laptop. Rondas only handle cases that authorities consider minor, ...

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  17. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | SFGate

    ... lashed by a "rondero," a member of a citizen vigilante group known as a "ronda urbana," or urban patrol, in Cajamarca, Peru. Chusqui was sentenced to five lashes for stealing a laptop. Rondas only handle cases that authorities consider minor, ...

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  18. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  19. Lima marchers, experts want climate deal to respect rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily Times

    LIMA: Rights experts and civil society groups issued an open letter on Wednesday to ministers attending UN climate talks in Lima, urging governments to enshrine "human rights for all" in the new global climate deal due to be agreed at the end of 2015. At the same time, thousands of Peruvians and indigenous people from the Andean and Amazon regions marched shoulder to shoulder with climate activists from around the world on the traffic-choked streets of Lima.

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  20. Fighting for the Climate in the Heart of the WorldRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Common Dreams

    LIMA, Peru-Lima, the capital of Peru, has become a city of gustatory renown, attracting foodies from the world over to sample dishes from its famous ceviche to favorites from the Andean highlands. So it is an appropriate place, perhaps, for what has become a genuine movable feast, the world-roving series of summits organized by the United Nations to tackle the crisis of climate change.

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