PERU


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AcronymDefinition
PERUProtection Emergency Response Unit
PERUPolicy and Economic Research Unit (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation; Australia)
PERUProject on Economic Reform in Ukraine (now Harvard Ukrainian Business Initiative; est. 1991; Harvard University; Cambridge, MA)
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He spoke little of his own exploits in Brazil and Peru, but it was a revelation to me to find the excitement which was caused by his presence among the riverine natives, who looked upon him as their champion and protector.
He would tell the history of the mighty river so rapidly explored (for some of the first conquerors of Peru actually crossed the entire continent upon its waters), and yet so unknown in regard to all that lay behind its ever-changing banks.
One is in the possession of the President of Peru; one is locked up in the Vatican; and one is on My table.
I have seen doubloons before now in my voyagings; your doubloons of old Spain, your doubloons of Peru, your doubloons of Chili, your doubloons of Bolivia, your doubloons of Popayan; with plenty of gold moidores and pistoles, and joes, and half joes, and quarter joes.
It was the whaleman who first broke through the jealous policy of the Spanish crown, touching those colonies; and, if space permitted, it might be distinctly shown how from those whalemen at last eventuated the liberation of Peru, Chili, and Bolivia from the yoke of Old Spain, and the establishment of the eternal democracy in those parts.
He was on the steamer when I went down to Peru to help the Titus Brothers dig the big tunnel.
If he had all Peru in his pocket, he would certainly have given it to the dancer; but Gringoire had not Peru, and, moreover, America had not yet been discovered.
Sweeping reforms of economic and trade policy saw Peru opening its doors to foreign investment, and initiating a process of tariff liberalization and trade integration with key partners.
The United States established diplomatic relations with Peru in 1827 following Peru's independence from Spain.
Under the slogan "Do not watch the movie, live it for real", Peru's historical and natural attractions as Macchu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, the Amazonia and the city of Lima are highlighted in the campaign.
For Brazil, Everton Soares, Gabriel Jesus and Richarlison scored for the team, while Paolo Guerrero netted a solitary goal for Peru.