United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal encourage trade between the United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Together, the countries account for 40 percent of world economic output."We think it helps define...
Nation and World
Zia Boccaccio recognized with TUMI Award for the alpaca to be the symbol of her company, which later became the "passion of [her] life," in her homeland, Peru.The TUMI USA Award was founded in Miami, Florida, in 1995 to recognize outstanding Peruvian immigrants.The award ceremony...
Sports On TV for Thursday, Sept. 4

...30 a.m., FS1 - EURO 2016, qualifying, Germany vs. Poland3:30 p.m., FS1 - International Friendly, U.S. Vs. Peru, at Washington, D.C.TENNIS9 a.m., ESPN - GRAND SLAM, U.S. Open, third-round, at Flushing, N.Y.2 p.m...
Five cities set to be in running for 2024 games

...process, which has been changed to eliminate the cut-down phase and ensure that all candidates go to the final vote in Lima, Peru, in September 2017.The IOC has been determined to present a healthy number of bids and a strong field for 2024 following the...
Beetles' biggest fan becomes dispatcher

...volcano Kasatochi before and after it erupted in 2008 for a research project. She helped identify a new species of beetles in Peru."They're really cute," she said, adding that finding a new species isn't terribly uncommon because there are so many...
A Trip South: The highest hole in Peru

...styles of movement made our experience of Peru almost entirely motorized thus far. Back...matter where you are in the world. But in Peru it seems like there is more of a well, but after more than a month in Peru, I had developed a hypothesis: The major...
Fundraising to help the orphans of Peru

...Children, an orphanage outside of Lima, Peru.Hannah Everett came to know Blanca by...professor at Emory University. Traveling in Peru, Dr. Lazzara met a Franciscan monk who...takes time, and the medical situation in Peru is hard. It is difficult, Everett said...
The story of William Moore and his gold fever

...returned to San Francisco.Moore had learned about the Incas in Peru and had hopes of finding some of that gold. So, he purchased...schooner and went into the trading business up and down the coast of Peru. By 1856 he was back in San Francisco, again, and he and Hendrika...
Celebrating the birds of the Stikine

...disturbance, climate change, and predators are all to blame.Reiter helps coordinate groups of "citizen scientists" from Peru to California.Eventually, they hope to coordinate monitoring programs across the Pacific flyway; they're looking at the...
Business news roundup

Alpaca International CEO awarded by Peru embassyThe owner of Alpaca International...Woman in America 2014 by the Embassy of Peru. Zia Boccaccio accepted her award in Washington...including one in Juneau, and one location in Peru. Boccaccio founded her business in 2004...


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