SANTIAGO Countries in the Americas could see a worse surge in coronavirus cases than the previous surge last year, with Brazil, Uruguay and Cuba already suffering more, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday.
SANTIAGO Chile withdrew on Wednesday as the host of an APEC summit next month at which the United States and China had been expected to sign a deal to ease a trade war that has hurt the global economy, as raging street protests gripped the South American country. | Video
EASTER ISLAND, Chile Ludovic Burns Tuki first felt the chill of climate change while diving in the waters around his home on Easter Island, locally known as Rapa Nui, a remote land mass in the South Pacific famed for its distinctive ancient stone statues. | Video
EASTER ISLAND, Chile In just 100 years, the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of Easter Island could be little more than simple rectangular blocks, conservation experts are warning.
EASTER ISLAND, Chile, March 1 In just 100 years,
the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of
Easter Island could be little more than simple rectangular
blocks, conservation experts are warning.
SANTIAGO, Feb 28 Chilean miner SQM said on
Thursday it foresees strong long-term demand for lithium but
offered a short-term prognosis clouded by the entry of new
projects into the market and slowing growth of demand for the
product this year.
SANTIAGO, Feb 27 Chile's Chuquicamata
underground copper mine is due to start operations in middle of
this year, the state copper miner Codelco's chairman said on
SANTIAGO Chile's environmental regulator on Tuesday said it had filed charges against Lumina Copper for infractions related to over-extraction of water from wells feeding its Caserones copper mine.
A Chilean court has opened a fresh case against the country's former army chief for the alleged torture of 24 political prisoners following a military coup in 1973, according to a court document released Thursday.
SANTIAGO, Jan 31 World top copper miner Codelco
said on Thursday it had struck a contract deal with the union of
supervisors at its Gabriela Mistral mine in northern Chile,
averting the threat of a strike.