NotiSur - South American Political and Economic Affairs

Online news digest covering political, economic and social issues in South America. Published by the Latin American Data Base at the University of New Mexico.

Articles from May 31

Despite Elite's Opposition, Kirchnerismo Still Has Wide Popular Support in Argentina
Ten years after former President Nestor Kirchner (2003-2007) began his political project, which his wife, President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, continued after his death in 2010, and five months before the Oct. 27 legislative elections, the political...
Peruvian Government Gives in to Pressure from Right
The Peruvian government's interest in acquiring the assets that the Spanish transnational oil company Repsol was selling in Peru, which included La Pampilla refinery, a network of more than 200 service stations, and a gas bottling plant, brought a...