Pedro Castillo, President of the Republic, took office on July 28, 2021. So far in his seven months in office, he has faced an attempted vacancy, which was ultimately not admitted by Congress, with 76 votes against. , 46 in favor and 4 abstentions. Likewise, on February 8 he swore in his fourth ministerial cabinet, now led by Hannibal Torres after the resignation of Mirtha Vasquez.
In the economic sphere, the price of dollar closed with a slight increase in the exchange session on Tuesday, March 1 and stood at S / 3.7900, as reported by the Central Reserve Bank (BCRP). In this way, the US currency rose 0.21% compared to Monday’s close when it reached S/ 3.7820. In today’s session, the BCRP placed a Repo of currencies (Regular) for a term of 1 month for S/ 300 million at an average rate of 4.91%; as well as a 6-month Interest Rate Swap for S/ 50 million at an average rate of 4.35%.
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Rooms on questioned ministers: “I cannot feel uncomfortable about something that I have no proof”
The head of the Culture sector, Alejandro Salas, referred to the ministers of State who are questioned by Congress. In this regard, he pointed out that he does not feel uncomfortable about the presence of some objectionable official in the cabinet when he has no evidence to point it out.
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The bench of People’s Renewal you already have the final text to present the vacancy motion for permanent moral incapacity against the president peter castle. In this way, the parliamentary group is collecting the necessary signatures from various political groups to enter the document for processing by tables of parts of Congress.