Ollanta Humala is sworn in as President of Peru. Among his first announcements is a promise to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Ollanta Humala is sworn in as President of Peru. Among his first announcements is a promise to raise the minimum wage starting in August. He also plans to reorient the energy sector to keep more of the country's gas from being exported, and see that mining earnings go towards eradicating poverty. Crashing following his election, Peruvian shares have regained much of their loss. EPU +14% this month.