2004


Peru kidnapping resolved

A Peruvian journalist, Duber Mauriola, who was kidnapped a few days ago from a small town in northern Peru, has bee…







BHP dismisses rumours of WMC bid

News reports of a pending bid for WMC Resources (WMC-N) by BHP Billiton (BHP-N) are “market speculation,” the compa…



Two kidnapped in Peru

The news is sketchy, but a journalist who has been a proponent for mining investment in rural Peru has been beaten,…