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State must compensate Kuntur Wasi for US$91 million

State must compensate Kuntur Wasi for US$91 million State must compensate Kuntur Wasi for US$91 million

The bad news does not stop for the Peruvian State, and that is that the Arbitration Court of the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) determined that it must compensate Kuntur Wasi with US$91 million for the termination of the concession contract for the construction and operation of the Chinchero airport in Cusco, […]

New airport in Cusco: when will it be inaugurated and why are there delays in the work?

New airport in Cusco: when will it be inaugurated and why are there delays in the work? New airport in Cusco: when will it be inaugurated and why are there delays in the work?

The ambitious Chinchero International Airport project in Cusco (AICC) has captured the attention of authorities and citizens alike. Conceived as a key piece to decentralize Peru’s tourism offer, this airport promises to be an engine of regional development. However, its construction has been plagued by controversies and delays that have raised doubts about its future […]

Chinchero Airport: MTC will deliver S/40 million to the Natividad Consortium to continue with works

Chinchero Airport: MTC will deliver S/40 million to the Natividad Consortium to continue with works Chinchero Airport: MTC will deliver S/40 million to the Natividad Consortium to continue with works

The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) reported that it will inject S/40 million into the Natividad Consortium so that the works at the Chinchero International Airport do not stop, considering the obstacles raised internally. As reported The Republicthe terminal barely registers 12% progress in its execution and would not be ready in 2025 – […]

Chinchero Airport will not be ready in 2025, the consortium in charge assures

Chinchero Airport will not be ready in 2025, the consortium in charge assures Chinchero Airport will not be ready in 2025, the consortium in charge assures

The Chinchero International Airport (Cusco) will operate fully, at most, two years after the planned delivery period (mid-2025). The MTC has recognized that The construction of the Chinchero Airport has progress of 12% as of January of this year. Five percentage points advanced in the last six months “unlike the last two years”according to Donald […]

Chinchero Airport has progress of only 10%, they warn

Chinchero Airport has progress of only 10%, they warn Chinchero Airport has progress of only 10%, they warn

Cusco’s Chinchero International Airport is one of the most important airport projects in South America, according to the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC); However, the work is not even more than 10% complete, when it should be at least 30% complete for completion next year. This has been warned by Werner Salcedo, regional governor […]

Works at Chinchero Airport do not exceed 10% progress, warns governor of Cusco

Works at Chinchero Airport do not exceed 10% progress, warns governor of Cusco Works at Chinchero Airport do not exceed 10% progress, warns governor of Cusco

Werner Salcedo, regional governor of Cusco, pointed out that the works at the Chinchero International Airport do not even exceed 10% progress, to the point that, together with provincial and interregional authorities, he will sue the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) “to to do their job.” “Here there is no issue of undermining or […]

The regions of Peru that would grow the most in the first half of 2024: Puno and Cusco are among them

The regions of Peru that would grow the most in the first half of 2024: Puno and Cusco are among them The regions of Peru that would grow the most in the first half of 2024: Puno and Cusco are among them

In 2023, it was confirmed that Peru was in an economic recession after registering falls in GDP for 2 consecutive quarters. However, organizations such as world Bank and the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP) predict that this new year the country’s economy will grow by at least 2.5% and 3%, respectively. For its part, […]

Cusco: Mincul declares reorganization of the DDC after controversy over tickets to Machu Picchu

Cusco: Mincul declares reorganization of the DDC after controversy over tickets to Machu Picchu Cusco: Mincul declares reorganization of the DDC after controversy over tickets to Machu Picchu

The Decentralized Directorate of Culture (DDC) of Cusco will be subjected to an evaluation to review “critical processes that ensure its effective and efficient operation, as well as improve the quality of the services it provides to citizens.” Join the La República WhatsApp channel Price of the dollar in Peru: what is the exchange rate […]

Leslie Urteaga, Minister of Culture: “Machu Picchu is not going to be privatized”

Leslie Urteaga, Minister of Culture: “Machu Picchu is not going to be privatized” Leslie Urteaga, Minister of Culture: “Machu Picchu is not going to be privatized”

The head of the Ministry of Culture (Mincul), Leslie Urteagastated that Machu Picchu will not be privatized, after the announcement of the sale of tickets on the virtual platform tubeleto.cultura.pe starting on Wednesday, December 20. The official indicated that, for several weeks, the institution she directs has been working hand in hand with local and […]

After new capacity at Machu Picchu, Mincetur hopes to close the year with 2.5 million tourists

After new capacity at Machu Picchu, Mincetur hopes to close the year with 2.5 million tourists After new capacity at Machu Picchu, Mincetur hopes to close the year with 2.5 million tourists

The Deputy Minister of Tourism, Madeleine Burns, assured that the new capacity of Machu Picchu would allow it to close in 2023 with 2.5 million incoming tourists, higher than the 2 million initially projected. In dialogue with National Radio, the official stressed that her sector is making efforts to recover pre-pandemic levels of visitors to […]

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