Business News Chile

  • TOKYO, Oct 4- Japan's biggest copper smelter, Pan Pacific Copper Co, is offering a term premium of $85 per tonne to clients in China for 2013 shipments, down 15 percent from last year, a source familiar with the matter said.

  • U.S.-traded shares of Argentine companies did particularly well, with telecom holding company Nortel Inversora gaining 7.7 percent to $11.10 and Petrobras Argentina, a subsidiary of Brazil's Petrobras adding 4.4 percent to its share price. The BNY Mellon index of leading Latin American ADRs gained 1.1 percent on the day.

  • Red Lobster is launching its biggest menu revamp in a decade on Oct. 15. We Specialize in Fresh Florida Seafood, but some of our Seafoods come from distant points of the compass, such as Maine, Maryland, Alaska, Peru, Chile and even South Africa to name but a few.

  • Chilean Pesos bank note.

    The Chilean peso has been on a tear, but this strategist thinks the central bank may soon put on the brakes.

  • Latin America

    More monetary stimulus programs from the Federal Reserve or the European Central Bank will force Latin American currencies to over-appreciate, Chile Finance Minster Felipe Larrain told CNBC on Thursday.

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    Australians get to work, but euro investors are losing steam — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney takes an annual look at which emerging markets are ripe for retail expansion.  ranks the top 30 emerging countries and grades them on many factors, including an assessment of country risk, population size, wealth as well as the country’s current retail saturation. With anemic growth in the U.S. and Europe, retailers realize that global expansion is more important than ever. This has prompted retailers to search the globe for untapped consumer market

    Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney takes an annual look at which emerging markets are ripe for retail expansion.

  • Getting away from it all gets harder and harder, as cell phones and 4G devices keep us tapped into our lives. These ten getaways take up the challenge, spiriting you away from worldly cares. And we promise you won’t miss civilization one bit. Click ahead for the world’s most remote resorts!

    Getting away from it all gets harder and harder, as cell phones and 4G devices keep us tapped into our lives. These 10 getaways take up that challenge, spiriting you away from worldly cares.

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    Smaller G20 currencies have outperformed the big four all year, and this strategist sees the trend continuing.

  • Chiquicamata Coppermine, Atacama Desert, Chile

    BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto have raised their bets on global copper demand, approving plans for a $4.5 billion expansion of the massive Escondida mine in Chile, while BHP plans to reopen a U.S. copper mine idled three years ago.

  • Germans vote yes on bailout powers, commodity prices bite - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Copper Tubing

    Chinese companies and investors are stepping up their purchases of industrial commodities such as copper, in a show of confidence in the global economy that stands in contrast to the turmoil in western markets. The FT reports.

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    Recession warnings sting, Italian debt gets no love, and the euro's in a funk.

  • Strong medicine for Greece will jumpstart aid plans and currency investors' fears will ease, one strategist says.

  • It may be winter in Latin America, but there are some pretty hot currencies down there. Here's a new idea for trading them.

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    Greece's crisis is roiling global currency markets,  but bitcoins - yes - are unscathed. Time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • How unloved is the euro? Even Iceland is spewing the single currency. Time for your FX Fix.

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    The British pound is prancing, the dollar's in a funk, and the loonie is on a downdraft - time for your FX Fix.

  • The dollar hits new lows after Bernanke's comments, but New Zealand's central bank moves can't keep the kiwi down - time for your FX Fix.

  • Chiquicamata Coppermine, Atacama Desert, Chile

    Miners have started to protect themselves against a fall in the price of copper as the metal’s rally, which only a few months ago looked unstoppable, has hit a wall, the Financial Times reports.