CHILE’S COMMERCIAL SECTOR PREDICTS GROWTH IN 2006

A newly released market analysis by Chile’s Production and Trade Confederation (CPC) predicts that Chile’s economy will grow by 5.5 percent in 2006. The report highlights internal demand as the continued driving force behind Chile’s economic expansion. Strong gains are expected in the banking sector with a predicted growth rate of 13 percent in 2006.… Read More CHILE’S COMMERCIAL SECTOR PREDICTS GROWTH IN 2006

HIGH RANKING MEMBER OF DICTATORSHIP CHARGED WITH MURDER

General Alejando Medina, president of the Chilean Circle of Retired Admirals and Generals was arrested Monday for the murder of seven paratroopers immediately following the 1973 military coup. Thirty-two years after the paratroopers were executed by members from their own unit, Gen. Medina, then director of the military’s school of paratroopers, as well as six… Read More HIGH RANKING MEMBER OF DICTATORSHIP CHARGED WITH MURDER