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Latest stories, headlines and reports about the Peruvian Economy.
Economy News Sunflower Updated May 25, 2017 3058 0 1 0 0
Bodegas? Over 400,000 wineries in Peru? No! While there is a not insignificant wine industry in the country, in Peru the term bodega refers to small, mostly family-run corner shops you find in every neighborhood across the country.
Economy News Sunflower Updated May 24, 2017 1288 0 1 0 0
According to José Manuel Hernández, Peruvian Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation, Peru is the leading producer of potatoes in Latin America.
Economy News Sunflower Updated May 23, 2017 1375 0 1 0 0
After attending the APEC’s (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting, held last weekend in Hanoi, Vietnam, Peruvian Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister Eduardo Ferreyros headed to Australia to continue working on eliminating trade barriers and facilitating international trade.
Economy News Sunflower Updated May 23, 2017 1319 0 1 0 0
In the first quarter of 2017, Peruvians living abroad send a total of US$706 million to relatives in Peru, an increase of 5.1% from the same period in 2016.
Economy News Sunflower Updated May 23, 2017 1508 0 1 0 0
Years of an unstable economy, unpredictable financial policies and high- and hyper-inflation rates in the 20th century taught Peruvians not to trust their currency. Those who had the means substituted their savings in local currency for Dollar holdings.
Economy News Sunflower Updated April 29, 2017 2536 0 1 0 0
The latest edition of Aptitus, one of the biggest print and online job markets in Peru, shows a quite interesting list of how much money people earn in the different positions dedicated to sales in large Peruvian companies.
Economy News Sunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1630 0 1 0 0
Over the past week politicians, local and international experts and many more speculated about how much it will cost to rebuilt Peru after the devastating destruction rains, floods and landslides caused across the country.
Economy News Sunflower Updated April 29, 2017 3467 0 1 0 0
While for centuries Peruvian exports were mainly based on the mining and fishmeal industry, over the past 20 years Peru’s agricultural products increasingly gained popularity around the globe.
Economy News Sunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1112 0 1 0 0
On his visit to the US a few weeks ago, President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski summarized Peru’s policies regarding the dealing and cooperation with other countries quite nicely: he prefers bridges to walls.
Economy News Sunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1935 0 1 0 0
According to the Peruvian Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur) Peru will attract more than 4 million foreign visitors this year, even surpassing the 2016 record of 3.75 million tourists.