Social Time Around The World
This fascinating article just posted by the BBC.
Bidding Adios to Manana:
"At noon on the dot, punctuality will make its debut in Peru. Lateness will be a thing of the past, or so its government hopes."
Sirens will blare and church bells will ring to remind 27 million Peruvians to synchronise their clocks with time set by the Peruvian Navy."