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Government seeks to fast-track mining projects worth over US$17,000 million

InvestChile - September,16,2020

The Mining Ministry has begun trial implementation of a plan to assist almost 20 initiatives from their early stages through to their start of operation.

Topics: Foreign Investment- InvestChile- Mining Industry- Foreign companies- Mining Ministry

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NotCo raises US$85 million to finance expansion plan and eyes US market

InvestChile - September,10,2020

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter, invested in the round of financing that the firm will also use to expand its range of products.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Food Industry- Foodtech

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France’s TerraNIS establishes a subsidiary in Chile for expansion in the region

InvestChile - September,2,2020

The company uses geospatial data to provide services related to agriculture and the environment.

Topics: InvestChile- Agriculture- AgTech

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Cultural changes, the ace up the sleeve of The Live Green Co

InvestChile - September,2,2020

The company uses biotechnology and machine learning to create plant-based alternatives to animal and synthetic ingredients.

Topics: The Live Green Co- Foodtech

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Chile seeks to turn solar boom into green hydrogen bonanza

InvestChile - September,1,2020

“Chile could export $ 30 billion in green hydrogen by 2050,” said Juan Carlos Jobet, the country’s energy minister. “This is the amount of copper that we export today.”

Topics: Solar energy- wind power- renewable energy- Green Hydrogen

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AES Gener files permit for million-dollar project to build renewable energy plant in northern Chile

InvestChile - August,28,2020

The Parque Terra Energía Renovable project would be located in the Taltal municipal district of the Antofagasta Region and would represent an investment of US$ 750 million. 

Topics: Foreign Investment- renewable energy- AES Gener

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Mercado Libre and its formula for triumphing in the pandemic

InvestChile - August,26,2020

The company is growing at rates of 300% in Chile and plans to invest US$100 million in the next two years.

Topics: Foreign Investment- global services- Foreign companies- Mercado Libre

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Spain’s Opdenergy to enter electricity generation business in Chile

InvestChile - August,24,2020

The company has obtained financing of over US$100 million for non-conventional renewable energy projects in the O’Higgins and Atacama Regions.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Foreign companies- Electricity generation business- Opdenergy

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Coca-Cola Chile consolidates entry into alcoholic beverages business and signs agreement with AB InBev

InvestChile - August,21,2020

The five-year contract will come into operation within the next three months.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- AB InBev- Coca-Cola Chile

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World Bank: Chile among the countries with excellent conditions for solar photovoltaic energy

InvestChile - August,18,2020

In the region, Argentina, Mexico and Peru are also in this category, according to the report “Solar Photovoltaic Power Potential by Country” prepared by the World Bank.

Topics: World Bank- Solar energy- photovoltaic solar energy

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Sacyr starts operations in Chile’s water industry

InvestChile - August,13,2020

Through companies it acquired in February with a portfolio of contracts worth 500 million euros.

Topics: Spanish investment in Chile- Foreign companies- Sacyr- Water industry

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NESTLÉ Chile commits to the sustainability of the dairy industry

InvestChile - August,10,2020

The company has signed the sector’s first Clean Production Agreement (CPA) in order to continue improving its environmental standards in line with its global undertakings in this field.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Nestlé Chile- Dairy Industry

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Chile to accelerate infrastructure investments to boost economic recovery

InvestChile - August,7,2020

The economic recovery plan to address the impact of Covid-19 envisages US$8,000 million for the infrastructure sector.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Infrastructure

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Colombia’s ISA establishes company in Chile through which to expand in highways in its home country and Peru

InvestChile - August,3,2020

ISA has signed a joint venture with a Colombian construction company that will have a starting capital of US$1.3 million.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Infrastructure- ISA- Intervial

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Chile aims to be a global leader in production of green hydrogen by 2050

InvestChile - August,3,2020

The South American country’s priorities include changing its energy matrix to a model based on renewable energies.

Topics: Clean Energy- Energy- Green Hydrogen

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Ma Zhenzhou, vice-president of Aisino: “We want Chile to be the base from which to expand our business in Latin America.”

InvestChile - July,30,2020

The Chinese technology giant is participating in the race to win the tender for the Civil Registry’s new identification system, identity cards and passports.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- global services- technology- Aisino

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500 Startups global fund invests in scale-up of three Chilean companies

InvestChile - July,28,2020

Chipax, Como Quiero and Agrapp will each receive US$60,000 and will join an acceleration program.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- 500 Startups

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Marcelino Oreja, Enagás: “Our commitment to Chile is long-term. We will continue to try to grow there”

InvestChile - July,28,2020

The CEO of the Spanish company indicated that it has gradually increased its stake in the GNL Quintero regasification plant in which it currently holds 45.4%.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- Energy- GNL Quintero- Enagás

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US company Nisum supports virtual medical attention in Chile

InvestChile - July,24,2020

The technology firm has tripled the productivity of the Teledoc company by developing a platform that automates part of its tasks.

Topics: Foreign Investment in Chile- COVID-19- Nissum- Virtual medical attention

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EDF and Ibereólica close agreement for US$229 million to expand Atacama wind farm

InvestChile - July,22,2020

The amount from three international banks will allow the operation to refinance liabilities and add 60 MW to its installed capacity.

Topics: Foreign Investment- renewable energy- Wind farm- EDF- Ibereólica

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