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.
Thursday May 16
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.
US News & World Report
To Study Mass Human Graves, Researchers Are Burying Dead Pigs
Crosses mark the plots of unidentified persons in a mass grave from Chile's "dirty war," in Santiago, Chile.
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.
The Globe and Mail
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
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.
The Plain Dealer
In 'Aftershock,' unlikable people end up in a gory situation
You would think that any Venn diagram of people who loved the sex comedy "The Hangover" and people who loved the disaster drama "The Impossible" would reveal a pretty small and strange audience.
Thu May 09, 2013
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.
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.
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)
Mon May 06, 2013
Malaysian National News Agency
Peru To Attend Pacific Alliance Meeting On Tourism In Chile
Peru's National Director for Tourism, Diana Carbajal, will participate in the first working meeting of the Pacific Alliance's technical group for tourism on May 7, in Santiago, Chile.
Interview: Nicolas Lopez on his Chilean Disaster Flick, Aftershock
Nicolas Lopez 's Aftershock isn't a horror movie as much as it's a disaster movie filled with the kinds of horrors that take place in a real natural disaster - in this case the horrifying 6.2 aftershock that hit Chile in the summer of 2010 that prompted Lopez and Hostel creator Eli Roth to collaborate on a movie that explores horror from a very ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
The Miami Herald
Chile's Bachelet courts Communists for big reforms
In this April 13, 2013 file photo, Chile's former President Michelle Bachelet smiles as she speaks to supporters after being officially named as candidate for the presidency by the Socialist Party and the Party for Democracy in Santiago, Chile.