Peruvian protesters may want to consider shifting the focus of their anger (I, II): Local...

|By:, SA News Editor

Peruvian protesters may want to consider shifting the focus of their anger (I, II): Local governments had 9.5B soles ($3.5B) from natural resources taxes collected over the last decade lying dormant in bank accounts as of December, according to a Reuters analysis - in provinces where the poverty rate often exceeds 60% despite a decade-long boom fueled by minerals exports.