SANTIAGO Chilean President Sebastian Pinera said on Friday that more than one million people had received the government's $626 spot payment aimed at staving off the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic and it had approved more than 550,000 requests for soft loans of up to $815.
Aug 13 Codelco Chief Executive Officer Octavio
Araneda said on Thursday he expects the copper price to hold at
around $2.80 per pound through 2020.
SANTIAGO, Aug 6 Chile's state-run miner Codelco,
the world's largest copper producer, said on Thursday it would
restart operations and projects it had suspended due to the
coronavirus pandemic, beginning next week.
SANTIAGO Supervisors at Antofagasta Minerals' Centinela copper mine in Chile have agreed to a new contract offer, avoiding the possibility of a strike, the union president said on Monday.
SANTIAGO Within minutes of Chilean lawmakers approving a bill that allows citizens to draw down 10% of their pensions to help make ends meet during the coronavirus pandemic, a phrase started trending on Twitter: "We're going for more."
SANTIAGO The union of workers at Antofagasta´s Zaldivar copper mine in northern Chile told Reuters it had reached a contract deal with the Chilean-based miner, averting the risk of a walk-off.
SANTIAGO Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Friday signed into law a plan to allow citizens to withdraw 10% of their pensions savings as people queued at the administrator's offices in Santiago eager for relief from the economic effects of the coronavirus.
SANTIAGO, July 24 Chilean President Sebastian
Pinera on Friday signed into law a plan to allow citizens to
withdraw 10% of their pensions savings as people queued at the
administrator's offices in Santiago eager for relief from the
economic effects of the coronavirus.
SANTIAGO Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Thursday bowed to intense public pressure and agreed to sign into law a controversial bill allowing citizens to draw down 10% of their pensions early amid the coronavirus pandemic.
SANTIAGO One of the world's largest copper producers, Chilean miner Antofagasta, and workers at its Zaldivar mine decided to extend government-mediated talks for a new union contract and avoid a strike, a union source said on Wednesday night.