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UPDATE 2-Chile's Codelco issues $2 bln in bonds amid mine overhaul plan

24 Sep 2019

SANTIAGO, Sept 23 Chile's state copper miner Codelco issued $2 billion worth of bonds on Monday, while offering to buy back short-term notes, as it seeks to smooth financing of a major overhaul of its aging mines.

Chile's Codelco issues 10-yr and 30-yr bonds amid copper price slump

23 Sep 2019

SANTIAGO, Sept 23 Chile's state copper miner Codelco has issued 10- and 30-year dollar-denominated bonds, according to IFR, Refinitiv’s capital markets news service, as it seeks to press on with an overhaul of its mines even as a trade war has pummeled copper prices.

Chile taps China, Japan in lithium-for-tech push, faces tough sell

18 Sep 2019

SANTIAGO Chile is making a renewed push for battery technology investment in return for access to its lithium deposits, piquing interest from China, Japan and Europe as global firms look to tie up supply of the metal vital for the shift to electric vehicles.

Chile taps China, Japan in lithium-for-tech push; faces tough sell

17 Sep 2019

SANTIAGO, Sept 17 Chile is making a renewed push for battery technology investment in return for access to its lithium deposits, piquing interest from China, Japan and Europe as global firms look to tie up supply of the metal vital for the shift to electric vehicles.

Chile forex market intervention not yet justified -minister

03 Sep 2019

SANTIAGO, Sept 3 Chile Finance Minister Felipe Larrain said on Tuesday that conditions on the South American nation's foreign exchange market did not yet justify intervention, even as the Chilean peso has continued to fall against a strengthening dollar.

Huawei wants to build first fiber-optic cable between South America and Asia

29 Aug 2019

SANTIAGO Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Wednesday it was "very actively" interested in building the first undersea fiber-optic cable between South America and Asia. | Video

Chile finance minister announces new stimulus to kickstart sputtering economy

26 Aug 2019

SANTIAGO Chile's Finance Minister announced on Monday $600 million in additional stimulus in an effort to kick-start the top copper producer's sputtering economy, which has suffered from a downturn in mining and global trade tensions.

China hopes U.S. will come back to the table at Chile climate talks

20 Aug 2019

SANTIAGO China hopes to welcome the United States 'back to the negotiating table' to discuss global efforts to limit climate change at a United Nations summit to be hosted by Chile in December, its top climate change envoy said on Tuesday.

Alert issued for stolen car with nuclear substance in Chile

19 Jul 2019

SANTIAGO What appeared to be a typical case of car theft in Chile's capital on Friday became more dire when authorities said the vehicle was carrying a dangerous radioactive substance.

Chile to study trans-Pacific cable to connect South America with Asia

12 Jul 2019

SANTIAGO Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the interest of China's Huawei [HWT.UL] and Japan's NEC .

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