The South American root has been shown to boost energy for athletes, increase fertility for women, and enhance a man's sex drive.
Op Ed: Elected on a platform that mixed solidarity for the poor and support for Peru's all-important mining sector, leftist President Ollanta Humala has been criticized for failing on both fronts. How can the former military officer get back on track?
Peruvian cuisine is appreciated around the world, but business leaders can whet their appetite on the countrys success at spreading its restaurant chains globally: from elsewhere in Latin America to the US and India.
Officials in Lima are hoping to start a low-cost, no frills airline to get lower-income Peruvians off of buses and into the air. If history is a guide, there are few guarantees the ambitious state-run airline scheme will work.