The idea of a railway being Brazil and Peru through the Amazon is not new. A decade ago had five proposals in Peru and one in Brazil. The new thing now is China.
June 10, 2015
Ojo Público and the Peruvian Society for Environmental Law (SPDA) toured the main centers of illegal gold production in Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, Brazil and Ecuador. See the map
June 3, 2015
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has defended a plan to build a railway across the South American continent as a way to protect the environment and grow the region’s economy, reports AFP
June 26, 2015
China, the biggest beneficiary of the project, would provide funding, training and construction of the railway line that will transport goods from Brazil.