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Moody's raises concern about speed of Chile's debt ramp-up

18 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO, June 18 Ratings agency Moody's on Thursday expressed concern about the rate of increase in Chile's debt levels, following a series of emergency packages announced by the country to counter the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Worker dies in accident at Codelco´s Radomiro Tomic mine in northern Chile

18 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO Chile's state-owned Codelco, the world's largest copper producer, said Thursday a worker had died in an accident at its Radomiro Tomic mine in northern Chile while performing maintenance work.

Worker dies in accident at Codelco´s Radomiro Tomic mine in northern Chile

18 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO, June 18 Chile's state-owned Codelco, the world's largest copper producer, said Thursday a worker had died in an accident at its Radomiro Tomic mine in northern Chile while performing maintenance work.

Chile copper mine workers seek dialogue as coronavirus outbreak explodes

17 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO, June 17 Unionized copper mine workers in Chile asked on Wednesday to be included in a dialogue between companies and the government to address the exploding coronavirus crisis in the world´s top producer of the red metal.

Chile says copper miners complying with sanitary measures amid outbreak

16 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO A Chilean regulator on Tuesday dismissed the concerns voiced by union workers that mining companies were failing to enforce sanitary measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus, calling mine adherence to the restrictions "adequate."

Researchers in Chile unearth 74 million year old mammal teeth

11 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO Chilean and Argentine researchers have unearthed teeth in far-flung Patagonia belonging to a mammal that lived 74 million years ago, the oldest such remains yet discovered in the South American country, the Chilean Antarctic Institute reported on Thursday.

'Health, then production': Unions ramp up pressure on Chile copper miner Codelco

11 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO Unionized mine workers in Chile, the world's top copper producer, warned on Thursday that health should take precedence over output, one day after state-run Codelco's unions threatened a walkout at some of its operations.

'Health, then production': Unions ramp up pressure on Chile copper miner Codelco

11 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO, June 11 Unionized mine workers in Chile, the world´s top copper producer, warned on Thursday that health should take precedence over output, one day after state-run Codelco´s unions threatened a walk-out at some of its operations.

UPDATE 1-Chile's biggest copper mines' output rises despite coronavirus: Cochilco

08 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO, June 8 Copper production in Chile's top mines rose in April despite the generalised shutdown in the country aimed at halting the spread of the new coronavirus.

Chilean central bank speaking with U.S., Chinese counterparts to broaden forex lines

03 Jun 2020

SANTIAGO Chile's central bank said on Wednesday it was speaking to its U.S. and Chinese counterparts to increase flexibility in foreign exchange operations as the coronavirus pandemic ravages the nation´s once-stable economy.

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