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Thursday, May 20, 2010

Health officials may finish child flu vaccine by June

Children five and under in Peru may now have an immunity against the flu. Immunization was started in January and is now being worked on in nine different cities. Many are planning to ship this to cities that are hit the hardest by the seasonal flu. It may also prevent a similar rate of deaths by being frozen to death. News from

Global competivness ranking for Peru:3

The IMD(Institute for Management Development) had ranked Peru in Latin America, rating their efforts as 3'rd place. This was released on Wednesday in the 2010 Global Competivness Yearbook. The IMD ranked Peru 41 out of 58 countries. Link for more news.

Peru: Cuzco strike indefinite

News from Peruvian press says the resistance of the Camisea gas project has been getting stronger. Protesting groups have gathered in local places, such as Justice Courts and the Nation's Bank.Many protestors claim they will radicalize stike if their government won't pay attention to local demands.Link for more news.