IN Santiago, Chile, a massive graffito by the exit ramp of a brand-new, privately-built urban freeway reads: "Marx was right!" Indeed, capitalist development begets its own contradictions, as the...

A SIGN carried by one of the more than a million Chileans demonstrating on Oct 25 read: "Neoliberalism was born in Chile; it is dying in Chile." You'd think the obituary rings true, if you judge...

THE total solar eclipse expected in northern Chile early next month is already drawing flocks of visitors eager to glimpse a rare view of the phenomenon through the region's clear skies.

[SANTIAGO] An audit by Chile's statistics agency INE found that inflation data was manipulated for three months last year, the agency said on Friday.

[MANILA] Prices for most Shanghai base metals fell on Wednesday amid uncertainty over US-China trade talks this week, but London copper pulled away from lows marked in the previous session.

[SANTIAGO] The sale of BHP Group Plc's smallest copper mine in Chile has been called off after the would-be buyer failed to meet a financing deadline, according to the Cerro Colorado mine's union...

[SANTIAGO] The Chilean government on Friday said it had closed some facilities at state-run energy firm ENAP's port on the country's central coastline after hundreds of people were treated with...

[SANTIAGO] The union at the world's largest copper mine, Escondida in Chile, has called off a strike planned to start on Tuesday after agreeing to extend talks with operator BHP for another day....