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Stories for June 9th 2007

  • Saturday, June 9th 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Argentine gas cuts pushes Chilean energy plant to bankruptcy

    Enersis, a subsidiary of the Chile's energy giant Endesa, will provide GasAtacama with 20 million US dollars needed to save the electricity supplier from imminent bankruptcy.
    Lacking a steady supply of natural gas from Argentina, GasAtacama has had to burn expensive diesel to generate electricity. It is thus incurring losses each day it continues to operate.

  • Saturday, June 9th 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Brazilian Senate could block Venezuela's Mercosur membership

    Despite recent conciliatory gestures between the presidents of Brazil and Venezuela, Brazil's Senate has shown a new determination to block full membership for Venezuela in Mercosur as part of the fallout from the revocation of Radio Caracas TV's license.