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Exclusive: Chile to delay arbitration with top lithium producer Albemarle

28 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO Chile will delay a previously announced arbitration with Albemarle Corp , the world's top lithium producer, in anticipation that the U.S.-based miner will make a new offer to bring it into compliance with a 2016 contract, a source close to the negotiations told Reuters.

Exclusive: Chile to delay arbitration with top lithium producer Albemarle

28 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO Chile will delay a previously announced arbitration with Albemarle Corp , the world's top lithium producer, in anticipation that the U.S.-based miner will make a new offer to bring it into compliance with a 2016 contract, a source close to the negotiations told Reuters.

Slums on the rise in Chile

27 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO The number of slums in Chile, one of Latin America's most prosperous and stable economies, has nearly doubled since 2011, the government said on Wednesday, as an influx of migrants increasingly face a lack of low-income housing and rising rents.

Wider Image: Chile cracks down on migrants, but many still try their luck

17 Dec 2018

ARICA, Chile In the pitch black of the moonless Chilean desert night, the Cuban man is hard to spot until he is within yards of the border.

Priest heads to Rome after serving sentence for child abuse in Chile

14 Dec 2018

An Irish-born priest, who was convicted of sexually abusing a girl in his care at a religious school in Santiago but served no jail time for the offense, left Chile on Friday for Rome after serving a four-year sentence.

UPDATE 1-Chilean cenbank sees gradual interest rate rises through 2020

05 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO, Dec 5 Chile's economy will grow by 3.25 percent to 4.25 percent in 2019, boosted by a rebound in investment, Chile's central bank said on Wednesday, maintaining its previous forecast while calling for a gradual easing of monetary stimulus through 2020.

Tianqi buys stake in lithium miner SQM from Nutrien for $4.1 billion

03 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO China's Tianqi Lithium Corp has purchased a 23.77 percent share in Chilean lithium miner SQM from Canadian fertilizer giant Nutrien , the Chilean stock exchange said on Monday, for a total sale price of $4.066 billion.

UPDATE 3-Chile´s Spence copper mine back in operation after strike

29 Nov 2018

SANTIAGO, Nov 28 BHP´s Spence copper mine was operating normally again following a union strike announced earlier on Wednesday, the company said.

UPDATE 1-SQM's lithium sales volumes drop 27 pct after production delay

22 Nov 2018

SANTIAGO, Nov 22 Chilean miner SQM said on Thursday that delays in a project to boost output of lithium from salt flat Salar de Atacama slashed sales volumes of the ultralight battery metal by 27 percent in the third quarter.

SQM's lithium sales volumes drop 27 pct after production delay

22 Nov 2018

SANTIAGO, Nov 22 Chilean miner SQM said on Thursday that delays in a project to boost output of lithium from salt flat Salar de Atacama slashed sales volumes of the ultralight battery metal by 27 percent in the third quarter.

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