SANTIAGO – Chileans voted in presidential elections to choose a successor to Michelle Bachelet.
Eight candidates are standing, with conservative billionaire Sebastián Piñera seen as favourite to return to the post he held from 2010-14.
Socialist contender Alejandro Guillier, a former journalist, is regarded as the most realistic challenger to Mr. Piñera, the 67-year-old former president has been leading in recent opinion polls. However, analysts say he may fail to get 50% of the votes needed to avoid a run-off in December.
SANTIAGO – Chilean Communist Party (PCCh) Leader Guillermo Teiller has asserted that all interfering actions carried out against Venezuela must stop and that the majority should respected. In statements to the radio station Nuevo Mundo, […]
SANTIAGO – Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar will lead the U.S. delegation attending the inauguration of Chile’s next president on Sunday, the White House said on Saturday. Azar, who was confirmed as […]
Dr Alan Bollard DA NANG, Vietnam – On Saturday, the leaders of the world’s largest and most dynamic trading corridor, joined by Chile President Michelle Bachelet and newcomers including United States President Donald Trump, will […]