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Riding with 'Uncle Diego': Uber’s wild drive for growth in Chile

19 Mar 2019

SANTIAGO The Uber driver pulled up to the international airport outside Chile's capital. As his passenger jumped into his gleaming Suzuki, he glanced around furtively for signs of trouble. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-Riding with 'Uncle Diego': Uber’s wild drive for growth in Chile

19 Mar 2019

SANTIAGO, March 19 The Uber driver pulled up to the international airport outside Chile's capital. As his passenger jumped into his gleaming Suzuki, he glanced around furtively for signs of trouble.

UPDATE 1-Chile economic activity up 2.4 pct in January on year

05 Mar 2019

SANTIAGO, March 5 Chile's economic activity was up 2.4 percent in January from the same month a year ago, the central bank said on Tuesday.

Chilean supermarkets fined $12 million for chicken price-fixing

01 Mar 2019

SANTIAGO Chilean supermarket chains Cencosud, SMU and the local unit of Walmart Inc were fined $12.1 million on Thursday for participating in a scheme to fix the price of fresh chicken, according to court documents.

Chilean supermarkets fined $12 mln for chicken price-fixing

01 Mar 2019

SANTIAGO, Feb 28 Chilean supermarket chains Cencosud, SMU and the local unit of Walmart Inc were fined $12.1 million on Thursday for participating in a scheme to fix the price of fresh chicken, according to court documents.

Chilean miner SQM sees uncertain short-term demand for lithium

28 Feb 2019

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.

UPDATE 1-Chile's Chuquicamata underground copper mine to start this year -Codelco

27 Feb 2019

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 Wednesday.

Exclusive: China ride-hailing giant Didi plans Chile, Peru launches to take on Uber

16 Feb 2019

SANTIAGO/BUENOS AIRES Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is planning to take on U.S. rival Uber in some of Latin America's fastest-growing markets, recruiting managers in Chile, Peru and Colombia, according to job postings and a company official.

Chile's Codelco plans to resume Chuquicamata mine operations after rains

09 Feb 2019

SANTIAGO Chilean state miner Codelco said on Saturday it hoped to soon restart operations at its northern Chuquicamata copper mine a day after heavy rains forced its suspension.

Chile's Codelco plans to resume Chuquicamata mine operations after rains

09 Feb 2019

SANTIAGO, Feb 9 Chilean state miner Codelco said on Saturday it hoped to soon restart operations at its northern Chuquicamata copper mine a day after heavy rains forced its suspension.

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