Top News from Peru

Top News from Peru: August 30- September 5

Peru Peruvian bank to boost loans to women micro entrepreneurs Women entrepreneurs in Peru will have more access to microfinance loans thanks to Banco de la Microempresa (Mibanco) through the syndicated loan program of the Inter-American Development Bank. This groundbreaking program offers the equivalent of US$36 million in Peruvian soles to micro entrepreneurs. According to … Continue reading

Top News from Peru

Top News from Peru: July 26- August 1, 2010

Peru Four million Peruvians have gained access to potable water    During an Independence Day speech, President Alan García announced that a combined effort has given 4 million Peruvians access to potable water and sanitation services for the first time.  The groups involved were Agua para Todos (Water for All), Sedapal (a state-owned water utility) … Continue reading