• There have been large-scale demonstrations in Santiago and other major cities in Chile. (state.gov)
  • While the State of Emergency was lifted, there continue to be conflicts between protestors and Chilean police in Santiago and other cities in Chile. (state.gov)
  • The capital of Chile, Santiago lies in a lovely setting beneath the majestic Andes and is a city of wide boulevards and delightful parks and gardens. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The major institution is the University of Chile (originally founded in 1738), with campuses in Santiago , Arica , Talca , and Temuco . (britannica.com)
  • The University of Santiago of Chile and the Federico Santa María Technical University, in Valparaíso , are technical universities patterned after the German model. (britannica.com)
  • Private universities are the Catholic University of Chile in Santiago, the Catholic University of Valparaíso, the University of the North in Antofagasta , the University of Concepción , and the Southern University of Chile in Valdivia . (britannica.com)
  • Santiago: University of Chile University of Chile, Santiago, Chile. (britannica.com)
  • Some play a key role in Chile's economy: two Engie subsidiaries (E-CL and Aguas Andinas) are listed in Santiago and Sodexo is one of the top five private employers in Chile (19,000 employees). (gouv.fr)
  • France is present in Chile through its Institut français in Santiago and nine Alliances françaises (Antofagasta, La Serena, Viña del Mar, Chillán, Concepción, Valdivia, Osorno, Puerto Montt and Easter Island). (gouv.fr)
  • Chile is administratively divided into 13 regions, including the capital and seat of government, Santiago. (ciesin.org)
  • Unless the reports prove wrong, it will be widely assumed in Santiago that Chile has moved one step closer to putting General Pinochet on trial. (economist.com)
  • Santiago, Chile - Gen. Augusto Pinochet took over as commander in chief of the armed forces a month before the 1973 coup. (csmonitor.com)
  • Santiago, Chile - President Augusto Pinochet Ugarte swore in six new Cabinet ministers in a government reshuffle that follows the september plebiscite giving him eight more years in office. (csmonitor.com)
  • Von fantastischen Restaurants bis hin zu berühmten Sehenswürdigkeiten und einmaligen Aktivitäten: Das sollten Sie in Santiago de Chile keinesfalls versäumen. (klm.com)
  • FILE PHOTO: A woman sells protective face masks at a traffic light corner during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Santiago, Chile March 24, 2020. (reuters.com)
  • SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile has surpassed 1,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus since the outbreak began in the Andean nation, its health ministry said on Wednesday, among the highest tallies in Latin America. (reuters.com)
  • SANTIAGO, CHILE - JANUARY 28: : President of Chile Sebastian Piñera walks next to a vaccine container during the arrival of around 1.92 million of CoronaVac vaccine doses of the SINOVAC laboratory from Beijing, China, at Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport on January 28, 2021 in Santiago, Chile. (cnn.com)
  • SANTIAGO, Chile - TWO months ago, Chile became the last country in the Western Hemisphere to legalize divorce. (nytimes.com)
  • The company was founded on October 28, 1893 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile. (cnn.com)
  • After a long pause) In Santiago people say that it's been a long time since a Chile team has got as good results as we've had over the last few years. (fifa.com)
  • Chile is our second-largest export market in South America (€975 million in 2017, up 37% on 2016) after Brazil and ahead of Argentina and Colombia. (gouv.fr)
  • The southernmost point of South America is Cape Horn, a 1,390-foot (424 m) rock on Horn Island in the Wollaston group, which belongs to Chile. (infoplease.com)
  • Preposterously thin and unreasonably long, Chile stretches from the belly of South America to its foot, reaching from the driest desert on earth to vast southern glacial fields. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Situated in the south-western part of South America, Chile stretches from north to south for some 4, 300 km, and has an average width of 200 km. (ciesin.org)
  • Chile, long considered to have among the most traditional social mores in South America, is crashing headlong against that reputation with its precocious teenagers. (nytimes.com)
  • Chile is a country on the Pacific coast of South America, which borders Argentina , Bolivia , and Peru . (conservapedia.com)
  • 71 Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a country in western South America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Experience the vibrant cultures and diverse wildlife of South America on a 16-day action-packed adventure to Chile, Argentina, and Brazil. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Chile (officially, Republic of Chile ) [1] narrowly stretches along the southern half of the west coast of South America , between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean . (wikitravel.org)
  • Although relatively free of the coups and arbitrary governments that blighted South America, Chile endured the 17-year military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet (1973-1990) that left around 3,000 people, mostly leftists and socialist sympathizers, dead or disappeared. (wikitravel.org)
  • Chile is a founding member of both United Nations and the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) and is also now in the OECD, the group of the "most developed" countries by current international standards, becoming the first country in South America with that honor. (wikitravel.org)
  • Dual nationals must enter and exit Chile using their Chilean passports, and they must enter and exit the United States using their U.S. passports. (state.gov)
  • Minors departing Chile must submit to Chilean airport officials an original notarized authorization from any non-traveling parent(s), a notarized photocopy of the authorization, and an original apostilled birth certificate at the time of departure. (state.gov)
  • In a series of e-mail exchanges with a half-dozen Chilean friends, most have acknowledged such problems but simultaneously expressed their relief at living in a country where the institutions of state were still functioning-Chile still isn't Haiti. (newyorker.com)
  • But it is with the foundation of Chile as an independent republic that Chilean philosophy began to be cultivated in a systematic manner within institutions of higher education entrusted with a deliberate national purpose. (stanford.edu)
  • And yet, Andes not only developed what could potentially be a hit in the battle against cancer: it even managed to run the whole development process in Chile and with only Chilean investors. (nature.com)
  • On 2009 Burzio was joined by Dr. Pablo Valenzuela, who in 2002 was awarded the Chilean National Award in Applied Sciences and Technologies and also happens to be the inventor of the world's first recombinant vaccine (against hepatitis B virus), and by Arturo Yudelevich, co-founder of one of the biggest biomedical companies in Chile, to found Andes Biotechnologies. (nature.com)
  • According to published figures on fixed Internet connections from the Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (SUBTEL) in Chile , it is estimated that nearly half of Chilean households either have no broadband Internet access or their service is slower than 5 Mbps. (prnewswire.com)
  • He expressed his gratitude, and that of his colleagues to Chile and the Chilean people. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Situated south of Peru and west of Bolivia and Argentina, Chile fills a narrow 2,880-mi (4,506 km) strip between the Andes and the Pacific. (infoplease.com)
  • At the southern tip of Chile's mainland is Punta Arenas, the southernmost city in the world, and beyond that lies the Strait of Magellan and Tierra del Fuego, an island divided between Chile and Argentina. (infoplease.com)
  • Chile is bordered by Peru on the extreme north, Bolivia on the north-east, Argentina on the east, and the Pacific Ocean on the south and west. (ciesin.org)
  • Chile, unlike neighboring Argentina, has yet to implement a nationwide quarantine. (reuters.com)
  • Chile is the southernmost country in the world, the closest to Antarctica, and borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Atacama Desert is a 600-mile-long (1,000 kilometers) plateau in the north of Chile, near the borders of Peru, Bolivia and Argentina. (livescience.com)
  • Evacuations after volcano alert Jump to media player Officials in Chile and Argentina have ordered the evacuation of areas near the Copahue volcano following a red alert warning of a very high chance of an imminent eruption. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Officials in Chile and Argentina have ordered the evacuation of areas near the Copahue volcano following a red alert warning of a very high chance of an imminent eruption. (bbc.co.uk)
  • You could easily substitute roasted, peeled and chopped fresh chiles for the canned, or canned diced jalapenos for all or some of the chiles. (google.com)
  • Mexico, Colombia, Peru and Chile said on Monday they had wrapped up negotiations to remove all trade tariffs between them, cementing a bloc that the four hope will encourage free trade between Latin America and the rest of the world. (insurancejournal.com)
  • By May 27, Chile, along with Peru, had reached the world's highest infection rates per capita over a seven-day rolling average, according to Our World in Data (OWID), an independent statistics website headquartered at Oxford University. (cnn.com)
  • In the 19th century, Chile saw significant economic and territorial growth, ending Mapuche resistance in the 1880s and gaining its current northern territory in the War of the Pacific (1879-83) after defeating Peru and Bolivia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The next Europeans to reach Chile were Diego de Almagro and his band of Spanish conquistadors, who came from Peru in 1535 seeking gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peru has canceled planned talks with Chile at an Asia-Pacific summit and is leaving the meeting a day early over an espionage dispute. (voanews.com)
  • They define the entire eastern boundary of Chile and extend past it northward through Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Columbia and Venezuela. (livescience.com)
  • In the War of the Pacific (1879-83), Chile invaded parts of Peru and Bolivia and kept its present northern regions. (wikitravel.org)
  • More than 3.6 million foreigners visit Chile spending nearly 2 billion USD/year (Roughly 4% of Chile's GDP)Average Foreign Tourist has both high income and a high level of education Adventure Seekers: travelers who pursue outdoor activities. (slideshare.net)
  • VALLE DE CASABLANCA, Chile (Reuters) - Well into their drive to make Chile's wines less about bang-for-your-buck and more about premium vino, vintners in the world's fourth largest wine exporter are watching some of their promising vines wither with climate change. (reuters.com)
  • Two days on, the extent of the destruction caused by the earthquake in Chile is becoming somewhat clearer. (newyorker.com)
  • Strong aftershocks rippled through Chile on Thursday after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake that killed at least eight people and slammed powerful waves into coastal towns, forcing more than a million people from their homes. (insurancejournal.com)
  • U.S. officials say they've found no imminent threat of a tsunami along the coasts of Hawaii, Alaska, California, Oregon or Washington after a major earthquake near Chile. (insurancejournal.com)
  • Barrientos, S. E. & Ward, S. N. The 1960 Chile earthquake: inversion for slip distribution from surface deformation. (nature.com)
  • Chile earthquake cool night buildings falling over 311 ap. (jpost.com)
  • Northern Chile was hit by a powerful, magnitude 7.6 earthquake late Wednesday, prompting a new evacuation of coastal areas almost exactly 24 hours after an even stronger temblor sparked a small tsunami and caused at least six deaths. (wsj.com)
  • QBE Chile Seguros Generales S.A. has completed a management buyout by purchasing the company in May 2017 from QBE Latin America Insurance Holdings. (insurancejournal.com)
  • The main drivers of the heavy decline in cigarette volume sales in Chile in 2017 were strong anti-tobacco initiatives from the government, a sharp increase in average unit price per stick, consumer migration from cigarettes to RYO tobacco and a significant increase in illicit trade. (euromonitor.com)
  • In 2017, newsagent-tobacconists/kiosks remained the leading distribution channel for cigarettes in Chile. (euromonitor.com)
  • Chile covers an area of 756,096 square kilometres (291,930 sq mi), with a population of 17.5 million as of 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • COVID-19 in Chile August 16, 2021 Make sure you are fully vaccinated before traveling to Chile. (cdc.gov)
  • Since its return to democracy in 1990, Chile has been an active participant in the international political arena. (conservapedia.com)
  • The period since 1990, when Chile returned to democratic rule, is much more difficult to trace and define. (stanford.edu)
  • This area also is the cultural and political center from which Chile expanded in the late 19th century, when it incorporated its northern and southern regions. (conservapedia.com)
  • According to media sources, the Organization of Palestinian Students at the University of Chile Law School denounced a student running for the school's student council and boycotted the election campaign because of the student's stated Zionist beliefs. (state.gov)
  • Chile s youth are clearly having sex earlier and testing the borderlines with their sexual conduct,' said Dr. Ramiro Molina, director of the University of Chile s center for Adolescent Reproductive Medicine and Development. (nytimes.com)
  • Monitor Latin America correspondent James Nelson Goodsell notes that the shuffle also affected the University of Chile, where student unrest has been growing. (csmonitor.com)
  • Having helped his new club claim the Scudetto unbeaten in his very first campaign, as well as being voted into Serie A's best XI, Vidal's next main aim on the international front is to ensure Chile reach Brazil 2014. (fifa.com)
  • Hear from our Chile & Brazil Regional Chair Peter Richards MW on which wines to buy, which wines to leave on the shelf and what to keep an eye on from this year's Decanter World Wine Awards. (decanter.com)
  • The 2,750 megawatt, $3.2 billion Hidroaysen project has faced an uphill battle against public opinion, as environmental and social groups in Chile increasingly oppose massive energy projects in the world's top copper producer. (reuters.com)
  • Running down South America's west coast for 4,300km (think Norway to Nigeria), Chile sweeps from the world's driest desert to glaciers in league with Antarctica, as sensual and elemental as the poems of its revered Nobel-winner Pablo Neruda. (responsibletravel.com)
  • In Chile, close borders foster backyard intimacy - bookended by the Andes and the Pacific, the country averages just 175km wide. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Social welfare and labour legislation evolved earlier in Chile than it did in other Latin American countries, and they have reached a high level of development. (britannica.com)
  • Though its biodiversity is not as rich as those of other Latin American countries, Chile has a large proportion of endemic species, isolated by the Andean range. (ciesin.org)
  • In January 2013, CDC-Latin American Pertussis Project conducted an initial assessment of the pertussis surveillance system and laboratory capacity in Chile. (cdc.gov)
  • Residents look at a collapsed building in Concepcion, Chile, on Saturday after an 8.8-magnitude quake struck central Chile. (baltimoresun.com)
  • We face a catastrophe of such unthinkable magnitude that it will require a giant effort" for Chile to recover, Bachelet told a news conference at the presidential palace, which itself suffered minor cracks in Saturday's magnitude-8.8 quake. (jpost.com)
  • It is the second volcano in southern Chile to have a substantial eruption since March 3, when the Villarrica volcano emitted a brief but fiery burst of ash and lava. (yahoo.com)
  • Red alert for volcano in Chile Jump to media player Authorities in Chile have issued a red alert for the Copahue volcano after seismic activity was detected. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Spain conquered and colonized the region in the mid-16th century, replacing Inca rule, but failing to conquer the independent Mapuche who inhabited what is now south-central Chile. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while the indigenous Araucanians inhabited central and southern Chile. (wikitravel.org)
  • Peru's foreign minister, Jose Garcia Belaunde, says President Alan Garcia is leaving the meeting in Singapore, following the recall of Peru's envoy to Chile over charges a Peruvian military officer has been spying for Chile. (voanews.com)
  • Various indigenous languages are spoken in Chile like Mapudungun (in Araucanía and Bíobío regions), Quechua (in Atacama and Tarapacá regions) and Rapa Nui (in Easter Island), but only between indigenous people, which are less than 5% of the population. (wikitravel.org)
  • We also try the fried fresh mushrooms with garlic and are treated to a big platter of flat, meaty caps, lightly cloaked in a marvelous dark brown sauce scattered with finely minced carrots, chiles and green onions. (latimes.com)
  • For this recipe, take that leftover chicken in the fridge (or pick up a rotisserie chicken from the store on your way home) and cook it up with some cubed potatoes, crumbled chorizo, roasted green chiles and and you can put dinner on the table in less than an hour. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Chile shares borders with three neighboring countries. (infoplease.com)
  • Chile, which joined the OECD in 2010, is an observer to the DAC. (oecd.org)
  • The OECD Territorial Review of Chile recommends for Chile a stronger regional approach to economic development in order to better exploit the different opportunities of regions and to improve the country's overall performance. (oecd.org)
  • The Territorial Review of Chile is integrated into a wider programme of national territorial reviews undertaken by the OECD Territorial Development Policy Committee. (oecd.org)
  • Earlier this week, Chile shut down travel to and from several remote regions of the country, including Easter Island, in the South Pacific, and Puerto Williams, the southernmost city in the world, to prevent further contagion in remote areas where health care is limited. (reuters.com)
  • U.S. citizens traveling to or through Chile on diplomatic or official passports are required to obtain a visa before travel. (state.gov)
  • Chile is nature on a colossal scale, but travel here is surprisingly easy if you don't rush it. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • If you're looking for a Chile travel guide that tells you what we rate and what we don't then read on and discover Chile like a local. (responsibletravel.com)
  • If only our Chile travel guide could be as long as the country. (responsibletravel.com)
  • Unvaccinated travelers should avoid nonessential travel to Chile. (cdc.gov)
  • Chile also controls the Pacific islands of Juan Fernández, Isla Salas y Gómez, Desventuradas, and Easter Island in Oceania. (wikipedia.org)
  • Geography makes Chile unique a country as elongated as a Giacometti sculpture, slipped between the towering Andes and vast Pacific. (responsibletravel.com)
  • In 1818, after declaring independence from Spain, Chile emerged in the 1830s as a relatively stable authoritarian republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although Chile declared independence in 1810, decisive victory over the Spanish was not achieved until 1818. (wikitravel.org)
  • The Incas briefly extended their empire into what is now northern Chile, but the Mapuche (or Araucanians as they were known by the Spaniards) successfully resisted many attempts by the Inca Empire to subjugate them, despite their lack of state organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chile also voices a claim to a 1.25 million square kilometre portion of Antarctica , but given the terms of the Antarctic Treaty, no country's territorial claims to Antarctica are ever recognised or permitted to be exercised at any time. (wikitravel.org)
  • Nicolas Zepeda's extradition will end a legal process in Chile that began in March when authorities finally accepted a request from French prosecutors to hand him over. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The result of the bloody three-day confrontation known as the Battle of the Maule was that the Inca conquest of the territories of Chile ended at the Maule river. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chile has this bad habit of being in the news solely for terrible reasons. (nature.com)
  • But among the pictures of fallen houses and coastal damages and the half-sad, half-numb resignation that proceeds them there was good news: the apparition of an innocuous and universal cancer drug, made in Chile. (nature.com)
  • Check out the latest news and events for Chile. (nsf.org)
  • The top court of Chile granted on Thursday a request by French prosecutors to extradite a man suspected of killing a Japanese student in France, where she went missing in 2016. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The flavour of local custom and tradition in Chile is readily observable in the numerous colourful religious festivals that take place at various localities throughout the country. (britannica.com)
  • Whilst Chile has a very European flavour, the colourful traditions of many of the aboriginal cultures are still very much in evidence. (hihostels.com)
  • Because it covers many latitudes, Chile has a great diversity of climate. (ciesin.org)
  • The average annual temperature at Antofagasta, in northern Chile, is 17 degrees C. Rainfall is more abundant is the south, and the Central region has a Mediterranean climate. (ciesin.org)
  • In this light, multi-level governance and co-ordination arrangements, and mechanisms such as capacity building and strengthened participation schemes, will help raise the legitimacy, coherence and effectiveness of the governance reform process in Chile. (oecd.org)
  • But if temperatures keep rising, maintaining current grape varieties and improving quality in Chile is going to become increasingly difficult, said Miguel Torres, president of the namesake company, which has some 400 hectares (988 acres) of vineyards in the country. (reuters.com)
  • Discover the latest market trends and uncover sources of future market growth for the Tobacco industry in Chile with research from Euromonitor's team of in-country analysts. (euromonitor.com)
  • Chile is a country full of staggering diversity. (hihostels.com)
  • our hostels in Chile are well placed for uncovering all that this mesmerising country has to offer. (hihostels.com)
  • In Chile, as elsewhere, women tend to earn less, are more often out of work as they bring up children, and then, to cap all this, get lower pensions than men with the same savings because of their longer life expectancy. (economist.com)
  • Analysis of endemism has been undertaken by means of the program NDM/VNDM, resulting in 6 areas of endemism, some of them overlapping in Central Chile. (springer.com)
  • Southern Chile is rich in forests and grazing lands and features a string of volcanoes and lakes . (conservapedia.com)
  • Chile has about 90 active volcanoes, of which Calbuco is considered one of the most dangerous. (yahoo.com)
  • Greenpeace Chile activists aboard inflatables confront the FV Margiris super trawler (aka 'Abel Tasman') in the Port of Valparaiso, Chile. (greenpeace.org)
  • Chile has a bicameral Congress, which meets in the port city of Valparaiso, about 140 kilometers (84 mi. (conservapedia.com)
  • cuya=lesser grison and mapu=land) is a place in Arauco Province of Chile that is 25 kilometers to the southwest of Arauco and about 25 kilometers to the north and east of the port of Lebu to the east of the Bahia del Carnero and 6.4 kilometers west of the small town of Villa Alegre. (wikipedia.org)