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The team of Ñuqanchik, Peru's first all Quechua speaking news program, broadcasted today for the first time; photo: Andina
Peruvian Curiosities SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 1022   0   1   0   0  
This morning TV Peru in collaboration with Radio Nacional, Peru’s public television and radio networks, broadcasted the first ever all Quechua speaking news program called “Ñuqanchik” – the Quechua word for “us”.
Peru ranks only 45 out of 72 participating countries in the Education First (EF) English Proficiency Index (EPI) 2016 attesting Peruvians low English language skills; map: EF
Peruvian Curiosities SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 1619   0   1   0   0  
With a growing number of tourists coming to Peru that don’t speak Spanish and more international businesses operating in and with Peru, one would assume that the country increases the efforts to improve the skills of its citizens in English, the global language. Unfortunately, quite the opposite seems to be the case. In the recently published English Proficiency Index...
Mickey Mouse joining locals for a traditional dance at the Sacsayhuaman ruins in Cusco, Peru; photo: FB video
Peruvian Curiosities SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 2063   0   1   0   0  
The premiere of his first movie “Steamboat Willie” on the 18th of November 1928 at the Colony Theater in New York marks the birthday of Mickey Mouse. And this year the famous mouse decided to celebrate with all his friends and fans around the globe. So, he set out on a trip around the world and landed in Cusco...
The new Victorinox Spartan pocket knife collection with Peruvian design features Machu Picchu, the Nazca Lines and Caral. Photo: MarcaPeru
Peruvian Curiosities SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 2385   0   4   0   0  
The Swiss company Victorinox is famous around the world for its high quality and extremely functional red little pocket knife with the cross and shield emblem on the handle. Having developed the famous “Original Swiss Army Knife” over 130 years ago, the company today offers pocket knives for all life’s adventures, both big and small, for all tastes and...
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