News & Analysis

Virus strikes mining sector

The number of recorded infections in the mining sector stood at 251 on 29 April, with increased testing producing strong rises in some mines. By far the worst to date is Antamina in Ancash, controlled by BHP-Billiton and Glencore. Antamina is so far reporting 210...

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Covid and the police

Problems in supplying protective equipment (PPE) to the police led to the resignation of the interior minister, Carlos Morán, on 24 April. The police have found themselves at the forefront of the government’s strategy of dealing with the Covid-19 crisis. A major...

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