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Aislinn Laing

Chile shuts capital Santiago once more as vaccines fail to quell rampant cases

Jun 12 2021

(In June 10 story, corrects paragraph 4 to reflect that 15 million is vaccination target population, not general population)

BHP to spend up to $93 million under Chilean environmental court agreement

Jun 02 2021

SANTIAGO Mining group BHP will spend up to $93 million in environmental repairs and reparations after a Chilean court brokered an agreement in a lawsuit from the state over water use and related damage to a sensitive salt flat in the north of the country.

'Leave the trenches behind', Chile´s Pinera appeals to new constitution architects

Jun 01 2021

(Amends sixth par to reflect three quarters of voters, not Chileans, supported drafting a new constitution)

Chile approves Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for teenagers in race to herd immunity target

May 31 2021

SANTIAGO (Reuters) -Chile's public health regulator on Monday approved the use of Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for teenagers, it said in a statement, as the country races to hit a target of herd immunity by July.

Chilean health regulator approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for teenagers

May 31 2021

SANTIAGO, May 31 Chile's public health regulator has approved the use of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for teenagers, it said in a statement on Monday.

Chile's women shine in constitution vote as more men need leg-up to stay even

May 17 2021

SANTIAGO Chilean women made such a strong showing in elections to pick candidates to draft the country's new constitution that adjustments to ensure the body was equally split between genders had to be made in favor of more men, elections body Servel said on Monday.

Chile begins down uncertain road to writing new constitution

May 17 2021

SANTIAGO (Reuters) -Chile's long-standing political parties were reeling on Monday following their bruising defeat in an election for delegates to rewrite the constitution that sowed doubts over their future as well as the fate of the country's free-market model.

Chile begins down uncertain road to writing new constitution

May 17 2021

SANTIAGO (Reuters) -Chile's long-standing political parties were reeling on Monday following their bruising defeat in an election for delegates to rewrite the constitution that sowed doubts over their future as well as the fate of the country's free-market model.

Chile's govt in shock loss as voters pick independents to draft constitution

May 17 2021

SANTIAGO (Reuters) -Chile's center-right ruling coalition suffered a shock loss on Sunday night after failing to secure a critical one-third of seats in the body that will draft the country's new constitution.

Chileans urged to make voices heard on rewriting of constitution

May 16 2021

SANTIAGO Chileans were urged on Sunday to follow through on their call for a new constitution as voting to pick the architects of the charter entered a second day amid concerns about low turn-out, particularly in the country's more marginalized areas.

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