EASTER ISLAND, Chile Ludovic Burns Tuki first felt the chill of climate change while diving in the waters around his home on Easter Island, locally known as Rapa Nui, a remote land mass in the South Pacific famed for its distinctive ancient stone statues. | Video
EASTER ISLAND, Chile In just 100 years, the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of Easter Island could be little more than simple rectangular blocks, conservation experts are warning.
EASTER ISLAND, Chile, March 1 In just 100 years,
the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of
Easter Island could be little more than simple rectangular
blocks, conservation experts are warning.
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.
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
SANTIAGO Chile's environmental regulator on Tuesday said it had filed charges against Lumina Copper for infractions related to over-extraction of water from wells feeding its Caserones copper mine.
A Chilean court has opened a fresh case against the country's former army chief for the alleged torture of 24 political prisoners following a military coup in 1973, according to a court document released Thursday.
SANTIAGO, Jan 31 World top copper miner Codelco
said on Thursday it had struck a contract deal with the union of
supervisors at its Gabriela Mistral mine in northern Chile,
averting the threat of a strike.
SANTIAGO A Chilean judge convicted six people on Wednesday of assassinating former President Eduardo Frei Montalva during the 1973 to 1990 dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet.
SANTIAGO Chilean President Sebastian Pinera announced on Monday a bill to set stiffer fines and jail time for serious violations of the country's environmental laws, marking a shift toward increasing environmental scrutiny in the world's top copper producer.