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  1. Wyndham Hotel Group Signs Deal for Seven Properties in PeruRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

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

    Yesterday | 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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  3. Ap Photos: Best of 2014 from Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | 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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  4. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | 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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  5. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 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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  6. Lima marchers, experts want climate deal to respect rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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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  7. Fighting for the Climate in the Heart of the WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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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  8. Fighting for the Climate in the Heart of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Truthdig

    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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  9. Lima marchers, experts want climate deal to respect rightsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Reuters

    Rights experts and civil society groups issued an open letter on Wednesday to ministers attending U.N. 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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  10. In Peru, whip-cracking vigilantes serve up justiceRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The vigilantes collared the short, pot-bellied man at Cajamarca's teeming outdoor market and marched him to their storefront. He was a serial pickpocket, they said.

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  11. In Peru, whip-cracking vigilantes serve up justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this June 1, 2014 photo, members of a vigilante group known as "rondas urbanas," or urban patrols, armed with whips, walk through the streets of Cajamarca, Peru. In response to an eroding criminal justice system, self-appointed bands of citizen vigilantes have taken on the work of police, prosecutors and judges.

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  12. In Peru, whip-cracking vigilantes serve up justice 30 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The standard "peacemaker" in this highland Peruvian provincial capital is a whip fashioned from the twisted sinew of a bull penis. It gets a lot of respect.

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  13. In Peru, vigilantes serve up justice with whips made from bull penisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | GlobalNews

    The standard `'peacemaker" in this highlands Peruvian provincial capital is a whip fashioned from the twisted sinew of a bull penis. It gets a lot of respect.

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  14. In Peru, whip-cracking vigilantes serve up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ADVANCE FOR THURSDAY, NOV. 27, 2014, AND THEREAFTER - In this June 1, 2014 photo, members of a vigilante group known as "rondas urbanas," or urban patrols, armed with whips, walk through the streets of Cajamarca, Peru.

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  15. In Peruvian provincial capital, police failures fuel whip-cracking citizens' justice patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Star Tribune

    The standard "peacemaker" in this highlands Peruvian provincial capital is a whip fashioned from the twisted sinew of a bull penis. It gets a lot of respect.

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  16. Journalist gunned down in PeruRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    BogotA , November 11, 2014--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns Sunday's murder of Peruvian journalist Fernando Raymondi and calls on authorities to fully investigate the crime and establish a motive. The journalist was investigating a story on local gangs for Peru's leading newsmagazine Caretas , according to news reports.

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  17. Outrage Grows Ater Fatal Eviction in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Boston.com

    This is how it started Last week Fidel Flores Vasquez is shot while resisting an eviction order in Cajamarca Peru. Within hours the 62-year old mechanic is pronounced dead. The community is outrage

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  18. Outrage grows after fatal eviction in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Reuters

    Angry protesters have set police motorcycles on fire and thrown stones at authorities to protest the fatal shooting of a man during a forced eviction last week. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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  19. Peru aims to double copper output by 2016Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | SNL Financial

    Peru is hoping to retake its position as the world's second biggest copper producer in the next few years, a high-ranking government official said Nov. 4, as companies continue to advance investment projects despite lower metal prices. Mines and Energy Minister Eleodoro Mayorga said that Peru will turn out an additional 1.3 million tonnes of copper per year by 2016, which would make it the world's second biggest producer of the red metal after Chile.

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  20. Parque Arauco Signs a Memorandum of Understanding to Purchase Ekimed S.A.C.Read the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Business Wire

    Cajamarca is the capital and largest city in the Cajamarca Region in Northern Peru with a population of approximately 370,000 people. El Quinde Cajamarca, which opened in 2006, is the preferred and largest mall in the city.

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