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U.N. Seeks New Host For Climate Talks After Chile Withdraws

U.N.  Seeks New Host For Climate Talks After Chile Withdraws

The United Nations is seeking a new host for this year’s round of climate talks in December after Chile withdrew as raging street protests grip the South American country. The talks, called COP25, were scheduled to be held in Santiago, Chile, from Dec. 2-13, but protests over inequality have left 18 people dead and ground […]

Mining Wins As Chile And South Africa Back Pro-Business Leaders

Mining Wins As Chile And South Africa Back Pro-Business Leaders

  In Chile, the world’s largest copper producer, voters returned billionaire Sebastian Pinera to the country’s presidency, with a promise to reduce corporate taxes and cut red tape. In South Africa — the top producer of platinum and also rich in gold, coal, ferro-chrome, iron ore and other minerals — the ruling party backed Cyril Ramaphosa as […]

Chile’s Super-Predators Are Now South America’s Most Dangerous Team

Chile’s Super-Predators Are Now South America’s Most Dangerous Team

Football is strange. Chile are Copa América champions for the second time in their history … and for the second time in the space of 12 months. And they beat Argentina in successive finals without scoring a goal. It was enough to force Lionel Messi’s shocking resignation from the national team. But while much of […]