Gulf Times - Lima
Qatar is a model of rapid development: Lima mayor

Qatar is a model of rapid development: Lima mayor

The massive urban development being implemented throughout Qatar, Doha in particular, is worthy of deep admiration and appreciation, Jorge Munoz Wells, Mayor of Lima, told 'Gulf Times'

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 people were killed and about 10 injured Sunday night in a bus fire at an illegal transport terminal in the Peruvian capital, emergency services said.

Amir leaves Lima after two-day visit

Amir leaves Lima after two-day visit

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani left Wednesday Lima, following a two-day state-visit to the Republic of Peru heading towards the Republic of Paraguay.

IOC chief Bach ready for 'successful' week

IOC chief Bach ready for 'successful' week

This week's meetings in the Peruvian capital will on Wednesday see Paris and Los Angeles formally approved as Olympic hosts in 2024 and 2028 in a historic double award engineered by Bach.

IOC to meet next month on 2024, 2028 candidature

IOC to meet next month on 2024, 2028 candidature

The executive board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will meet next month to ponder whether it is feasible to award the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games when it meets in Lima in September.

Macron to boost Paris 2024 Olympics bid at Lima vote

Macron to boost Paris 2024 Olympics bid at Lima vote

French President Emmanuel Macron will travel to Lima for the IOC's September 13 vote on the 2024 Olympics, Paris bid team member Guy Drut announced on Tuesday.

33 rescued lions to fly from Peru to South Africa

33 rescued lions to fly from Peru to South Africa

A total of 33 lions rescued from abuse in Peruvian and Colombian circuses will be taken by plane on Friday to South Africa, in what campaigners are calling the largest-ever airlift of big cats.