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A woman lights a candle in a sculpture of acrylic shoes and a person representing the victims of 1973 military coup, in front of the National Stadium during a candlelight vigil marking the 41st anniversary of the coup, in Santiago, Chile, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.
U.S. East Coast office to serve customers in the Americas; set to advance company's wider global eDoc adoption strategy Provider of shipping & trade eDocs solutions essDOCS announced its expansion to the U.S. with the opening of a regional Americas headquarters office in Hoboken, New Jersey. The U.S. office enhances essDOCS' ability to manage and support its customers across the entire Americas region, while also acting as a sales hub for expansion of the company's cornerstone offering, CargoDocs.
The company operates through five business lines: Specialty Plant Nutrition, Iodine and derivatives, Lithium and derivatives, Industrial Chemicals and Potassium. It runs through worldwide distribution and business network in over 100 countries, business allies and Joint Ventures.
The purpose of this program is to support outstanding and highly motivated PhD graduates from any country who wish to initiate or continue a scientific project in one of CINV's labs
Another shipping container home design worth noting is Caterpillar House , which is located in the hills just outside of Santiago, Chile. This home was designed by architect SebastiA n IrarrA zaval from Chile and it was constructed using 12 recycled shipping containers.
The day in photos: Sept. 11, 2014 The Tribute in Light rises behind the Brooklyn Bridge and buildings adjacent to the World Trade Center complex, Wednesday, Sept.
Experimental supergroup Fantomas have just announced that they'll be getting together for one show in 2014 but unless you live or plan on traveling to South America you are out of luck. Which lucky fans will be privy to Fantomas' only scheduled 2014 performance? The answer is the attendees of Santiago, Chile's first-ever RockOut festival on Dec. 6. The event also boasts Devo, Primus, Thurston Moore Band and many other acts for its coming out party.
President Cristina Fernandez says the 1,165-foot tower is expected to cost around $300 million and will serve as a center for the entertainment industry, including television and movies studios "Hollywood" style. Architectural plans released Wednesday depict it as being in the shape of Argentina's map while an outdoor stadium for 15,000 people at ground level is shaped like the map of the Falkland Islands.
A police officer directs the curious away from a blast site at a subway station in Santiago, Chile on Monday Sept. 8, 2014.
Valparaiso, Chile High school students protest about changes to the public state education system in Valparaiso, 137 km northwest of Santiago June 5, 2006. REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez , according to the journal, Evolution and Human Behavior , said that everyone has the same angry face: tight lips, frown, puckered brows.
This undated file photo released by the Victor Jara Foundation shows Chilean folk singer Victor Jara, who was killed in the opening days of the dictatorship of Gen.
Neela Debnath is a member of the Independent's Online editorial team. She has an MA in Journalism from Brunel University.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:23 am
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