Turning climate action into a reality
A boy rests on a tree in a farm which was dried up by drought, in the town of San Pedro, some 130 km southwest of Santiago, Chile, onFebruary 26, 2008.
Wed May 22, 2013
Hotel News Resource
Hotel Industry in the Americas Region Reports Positive Results For April 2013
In April, the Americas region reported a 3.5-percent increase in occupancy to 63.8 percent, a 3.4-percent rise in average daily rate to US$112.31 and a 7.0-percent growth in revenue per available room to US$71.67. The Americas region recorded positive results in the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollars during April 2013, ... (more)
Trend Hunter Magazine
Painfully Personified Tool Ads - The Bayer Aspirin For Workache...
The Bayer Aspirin For Workache ad campaign personifies the tools of certain trades to illustrate how painful a headache at work can be.
Protesters hurl firebombs outside Congress as president makes state of nation speech
In this photo released by Chile's presidential press office, Chile's President Sebastian Pinera waves as he arrival to Congress in Valparaiso, Chile, Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
Tue May 21, 2013
Electric Energy Online
Alterra Power and EDC Complete Joint Venture Agreement for Geothermal Assets in Chile and Peru
Alterra Power Corp. announces the completion of a joint venture agreement with Energy Development Corporation for the development of Alterra's Mariposa geothermal project in Chile plus three geothermal concessions held by Alterra in Peru.
Now Available: Compania General de Electricidad S.A. (CGE) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile
The company is in the business of generation, transmission and electricity distribution, storage, transport and distribution of gas and associated products and services to allied activities.
Mon May 20, 2013
Chile miner happy to be played by Banderas in film
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a meeting with the Chilean miners who survived a 69-day ordeal trapped in a caved-in gold and copper mine in Chile, at his office on March 9, 2011 in Jerusalem, Iseael.
Governor Rick Scott will lead trade mission to Chile
This week, Governor Rick Scott will lead an Enterprise Florida trade mission to Santiago, Chile with more than 100 representatives from Florida businesses, higher education institutions, and other organizations to expand investment with Chile and create job opportunities for Florida families.
Large earthquake strikes off coast of Chile
Sue Fix said she would have plenty of tissues on hand Sunday when her son Jake crossed the stage as... SANTIAGO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has struck off the coast of Chile.
Large earthquake strikes off coast of Chile
The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear a new case on the intersection of religion and government in a dispute over prayers used to open public meetings.
Sun May 19, 2013
The BIG One
Work begins on 'Captain America'
Cleveland has become Hollywood as work begins on the new Captain American film. Because of movie making, there are some temporary road closures and alternate routes downtown.
Thu May 16, 2013
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.
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.