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  • Thursday, January 11th 2007 - 20:00 UTC

    Successful launching of Argentine built satellite in India

    An Indian rocket carrying an Argentine satellite as well as three others was launched to space Wednesday placing all four successfully in orbit.

  • Wednesday, January 10th 2007 - 20:00 UTC

    UNCTAD: global investment expected to slow in 2007

    Foreign direct investment (FDI) grew in 2006 for the third consecutive year to reach 1.2 trillion US dollars according to initial estimates released Tuesday by the United Nations, which also warned that economic growth is likely to slow this year because of high commodity prices and other factors.

  • Thursday, December 28th 2006 - 20:00 UTC

    ENAP investment plan 2007/11 totals 4.5 billion

    Chile's government oil corporation ENAP announced this week investments totaling 4.5 billion US dollars in the coming four years, 2007/2011, emphasizing exploration and production and the construction of refineries.

  • Tuesday, December 26th 2006 - 20:00 UTC

    Chile's top scientists join international Antarctic study

    Three of Chile's leading environmental scientists are on board the Swedish ice-breaker Oden on a 14-day voyage to study the effects of climate change on the southernmost continent.

  • Wednesday, December 20th 2006 - 20:00 UTC

    Argentina's recovery fuels car sales

    Vehicle sales in Argentina rose a healthy 17 percent to 453,000 units in January-November – the higher figure since the 455,000 sold in the entire 1998 — on the back of a steady economic recovery accompanied by a favourable international scenario, the new chairman of the ACARA concessionaires association Dante Alvarez said.

  • Thursday, August 24th 2006 - 21:00 UTC

    Cellulose Prices at their Highest in Five Years

    Chilean wood pulp producers Copec and CMPC are cashing in on high cellulose prices, which rose to a year-to-date high of 708.7 US dollars a ton on Tuesday. This is the highest price for cellulose since 2002, the disastrous year when cellulose prices fell to 433.2 US dollars a ton.