WEDC planning South America trade mission
Brazil is one of the countries a Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.-led trade delegation is planning to visit in September.
LAN Successfully Completes Modifications to Boeing 787 Dreamliner...
The nearly two hour test flight went smoothly and without incident over Santiago, Chile according to LAN Airlines CEO Ignacio Cueto: 'The operation of the aircraft was completely normal.
Wed May 15, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Foreign investment up in region, says new ECLAC report
SANTIAGO, Chile -- In 2012 Latin America and the Caribbean received a record amount of foreign direct investment -- US $173.361 million -- according to a report from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United Nations .
Will a peition change Merida's Disney princess status?
In celebration of Mother's Day Weekend, Disney inaugurated Merida from the animated film "Brave" as an official member of the Disney Princess royal court.
Mon May 13, 2013
Chile denies reports of fresh water exports to Qatar after recent report causes outcry
Three acres of private grounds provide the setting for this Uplands residence. A multi-million dollar restoration revived the 1914 estate to the epitome of elegance.
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Signs emerge that the commodity super-cycle isn't over
Copper sheets are seen in a deposit inside Barrick's Zaldivar copper mine at the foothills of the Antofagasta region north of Santiago, Chile.
Nigel Farage: Europe on the brink of 'wholesale, violent revolution'
The last time the European continent convulsed was World War II, when an evil-minded dictator with delusions of a 1,000-year empire plunged the entire globe into chaos.
Fri May 10, 2013
Recent movie reviews
Aftershock Eli Roth of "Hostel" fame takes some of his own medicine as he stars in, as well as co-writes, this cross between "torture porn" and a disaster movie set in an earthquake-ravaged Valparaiso, Chile.
LATAM Airlines Group reports preliminary monthly statistics for April 2013
Santiago, Chile, May 10, 2013- LATAM Airlines Group S.A. and its subsidiaries, , the leading airline group in Latin America, today reported preliminary monthly traffic statistics for April 2013 compared to April 2012.
Jim Rickards Explains How Gold Will Reach $7,000/Oz at the Sovere
Jim Rickards on the future of the international monetary system, speaking at the Sovereign Man: Offshore Tactics Workshop in Santiago, Chile, on March 30 - April 1, 2013.
'Gatsby,' 'Midnight's' and 'Fundamentalist' skim stories' surface in theaters
Among the new movies that were released Friday, May 10 in theaters throughout the Valley are cinematic adaptations of a 1925 F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, a 1981 Salman Rushdie book and a 2007 work written by Mohsin Hamid.
Thu May 09, 2013
Take cover: 'Aftershock' is a gory disaster
Patricio Strahovsky, left, Lorenza Izzo, Marcial Tangle, and Andrea Osvart fight to survive after a series of earthquakes in 'Aftershock.' If a massive earthquake and several huge aftershocks aren't enough to inspire maximum tension, try adding brutal rapes, escaped prison inmates gone savage and a looming tsunami.
Peru copper plans moving again despite protests
Peru government plans to join the global copper producers club in a big way are moving ahead despite a spate of environmental protests over months that caused work stoppages and frightened away investors.
OpenText EIMDay Toronto, Customer Keynotes
First up was Tara Drover from Hatch Engineering , a Canadian engineering firm with 11,000 employees worldwide.
TOP 11: Reasons why YOU put on weight
Practicing clinical nutritionist, consultant, writer, researcher and entrepreneur, Ishi Khosla addresses issues around weight and diet in her new book The Diet Doctor .
Wed May 08, 2013
Qafco honoured with IFA Green L...
Doha: Qatar Fertilizer Company has been awarded the IFA Green Leaf Award for its outstanding implementation of management systems to ensure HSE controls across the product life cycle at its ammonia and urea production facilities.
New Stills of Eli Roth in Aftershock Released
We've got some new stills of Eli Roth in the film "Aftershock"! If you are excited for this film and can't wait to see the blood and gore, check out the pictures below the post.
Video Interviews: The Cast and Crew of Aftershock
For Nicolas Lopez's first cross-over film, Aftershock , the Chilean director teams up with star and horror connoisseur Eli Roth.
Tue May 07, 2013
Chile To Host 2nd Edition Of The LatAm Mine Water Conference Under The Patronage Of Sernageomin
After a successful inaugural conference in Brazil, the 2013 edition of the LatAm Mine Water Conference will be held in Santiago this August under the theme "Innovative strategies for sustainable water management." Dubai May 7, 2013 - Reports state that the Chilean copper industry consumes more water than most others, from one of the driest places ... (more)