Chile Data

The Salar de Atacama's geysers, volcanoes and flamingos attract tourists from around the world. But beneath its dramatic vistas, the Chilean salt flats ...
An exceptionally rare subtropical storm took shape on May 6th off the central coast of Chile. Global warming was blamed for this unique weather ...
Tourism
The Department of Tourism (DOT) in Bicol said it is bracing for a surge in tourist arrivals with the scheduled closure of Boracay for six months. Benjamin Santiago, DOT-Bicol director, said Catanduanes is “most ready” to receive tourists after having complied with a comprehensive tourism plan and code.
Santiago said a permanent structure had been built on the island by a family residing there, contrary to the rules guiding the protected area. "We visited the Sombrero Island in February 2018 and the Sangguniang Bayan [municipal council] petitioned for the closure of the area to tourists, for operating ...
SAN PASCUAL, MASBATE: The local government of San Pascual town here ordered the closure of Sombrero Island on Friday to protect it from environmental degradation. Benjamin Santiago, Department of Tourist regional director, said Mayor Zacarina Lazaro of San Pascual in Burias Island in ...
Israel's Minister of Tourism, Yariv Levin, said: “The launch of the direct route from Israel to Brazil and Chile is an important achievement. We believe that the new route will strengthen the cooperation between Israel and Latin America and increase the flow of tourists traveling between the two regions.”.
LATAM will become the only airline operating a direct route between Latin America and Israel. The new route will connect Santiago and Sao Paolo to Tel Aviv. The airline will receive grants amounting to hundreds of thousands of dollars a year from the Israeli Ministry of Tourism, which regards Brazil as ...
Three weekly flights will depart from Santiago, Chile, and make a stop-over in Sao Paulo before reaching Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport. Israel's tourism ministry will provide the South American airline with a one-time grant of 750,000 euros, as part of a program to encourage the opening of ...
Latam, the merger between Chile's LAN and Brazil's TAM completed in 2012, will fly from Sao Paulo to Tel Aviv in 11 hours. Since El Al terminated the only direct flight from the region to Israel several years ago, passengers face stopovers in Europe or Africa that increase the total time of travel to at least ...
South American LATAM Airlines is scheduled to begin direct flights from Tel Aviv to São Paulo, Brazil, in December, the Tourism Ministry announced last ... LATAM will become the only airlines to operate direct flights between Israel and South America, with a flight taking off from Santiago, Chile, before ...
A chara, – I agree with John G O'Dwyer (Opinion & Analysis, April 6th) that it is time to unlock the tourism potential of our pilgrim paths. The great success of the Camino de Santiago in Spain proves what can be achieved. While some progress has been made here, much more remains to be done to ...
LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — The annual Rodeo Masbateño Festival in Masbate City continued to attract local and foreign visitors, an official of the Department of Tourism (DOT) reported yesterday. Benjamin Santiago, DOT-Bicol director, said hotels and transient houses are fully booked for the four-day ...
The second MPA covers 136,000 km2 of deep waters stretching between the Amirantes Group and Fortune Bank, a swath of Seychelles' central ocean that includes areas important to both the tourism and fishing industries. Here, some human activities – research and closely regulated tourism – will be ...
Sociedad QuÃmica y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) has risen 43.96% since April 10, 2017 and is uptrending. ... Travelport Worldwide Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides travel commerce platform that offers distribution, technology, payment, and other solutions for the travel and tourism ...
The researchers also studied the places on earth with the highest economic losses per dollar of tourism-related business. The top 5 consisted of 1) Guam, 2) Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, 3) Vanuatu, 4) Tonga and 5) Valparaiso in Chile. "These locations are most likely those to suffer most should a big ...
Southwest Turkey. 9. Bio-Bio, Chile. 10. Puntarenas, Costa Rica. A billion dollar tsunami once every ten years -- number of Europeans travelling to vulnerable locations increases. Over a billion US dollars is likely to be lost globally in the tourism sector somewhere around the world due to tsunamis every ...
This church is the oldest structure in the town which the Spanish friar, who was assigned there in the early days, named after his own hometown, Santiago de Compostela, in northwestern Spain. This Spanish destination is where the Camino de Santiago de Compostela continues to be the main tourist ...
The researchers also studied the places on earth with the highest economic losses per dollar of tourism-related business. The top 5 consisted of 1) Guam, 2) Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, 3) Vanuatu, 4) Tonga and 5) Valparaiso in Chile. “These locations are most likely those to suffer most should a big ...
Jamaica and the Republic of Chile are close to signing an air services agreement. Prime Minister Andrew Holness and President of the Republic of Chile, His Excellency Sebastian Pinera held bilateral talks this morning (April 14) in Lima Peru. The leaders spoke of the need for ease of travel between ...
A release from the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) last evening said Prime Minister Andrew Holness and President of the Republic of Chile Sebastian Pinera held bilateral talks yesterday in Lima Peru. The release from the OPM said the leaders spoke of the need for ease of travel between the two ...
The latest results from ForwardKeys will be presented in detail at the World Travel and Tourism Council's global summit in Buenos Aires, April 18 – 19. ... For the next three months, Colombia, Brazil and Chile are among the favoured destinations for Latin American major markets (Argentina, Brazil, ...
Travel between Jamaica and the Republic of Chile could be made much easier in the near future as the two countries have committed to signing an air services agreement. A release from the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) on Sunday said Prime Minister Andrew Holness and President of the ...
Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) continues to be the main point of entry into Dominican Republic with 3,643,488 international tourists received in 2017. This is followed by Santo Domingo's Las Americas Airport (SDQ) with 1,348,014; Santiago's Cibao International Airport (STI) with 548,081 and ...
For Haiti, the Chilean government has announced a tourism visa for those planning to visit the country. The visa lasts 30 days but can be extended for up to 90 days. The visa can be requested at the Chile consulate in Port-au-Prince. The pictures on social media showed long lines at consulates and one ...
Visitors take a picture in Playa Punta Santiago in Humacao, Puerto Rico on Nov. 30, 2017. Most tourist areas on the island are open again for visitors, but in other areas, Hurricane Maria's fury is still visible in damaged homes. ... Puerto Rico's tourism leaders have been working to spread the word.
For the next three months, Colombia, Brazil and Chile are among the top destinations for major Latin American markets (Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Chile). Bookings to Russia for June's football World Cup are also high – outbound travel from Mexico has skyrocketed +373.5%. Argentina to ...
Emirates will unveil its new Boeing 777-300ER First Class Private Suite exhibit at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the region's leading travel and ... routes to Newark via Athens, Zagreb and Phnom Penh, and later this year, Emirates will begin services to London Stanstead and Santiago de Chile.
As of April 16th, 2018, Haitian nationals seeking to enter Chile for recreational, sports or religious purposes, with no intention to migrate, reside or develop remunerated activities in Chile, must apply for a 30-day Simple Tourism Visa. Said visa must be requested, in principle, before the corresponding ...
Last year, the airline launched new passenger routes to Newark via Athens, Zagreb and Phnom Penh, and later this year, Emirates will begin services to London Stanstead and Santiago de Chile. The Emirates stand is located in Hall 3 stand number ME3310 at ATM. For more information, reach out to ...
It is important to evaluate in advance what dates may or may not be suitable for doing business in Chile. For example, most Chileans tend to take vacations in February, affecting the availability of executives to meet with visitors. Also, during Holy Week (between March and April, depending on the year), ...
But 21st Century changes are making their presence felt in Cuba, as everywhere else - wi-fi, mobile phones, tourism. You can read ... David Jinarte, a motorbike taxi driver in Cuba's second city of Santiago, broke away from a state-run job at the sport ministry a few years ago and struck out on his own.
With the increase in the number of flights, Jamaica will see approximately 960 additional airline seats per week and more access to robust Latin American markets, including Chile and Argentina. An elated tourism minister, Edmund Bartlett, last Friday told The Sunday Gleaner that the move to daily ...
The announcement was made to large audiences of travel media, tour operators, airline executives and travel agents at the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB)-organised receptions in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Santiago, Chile last week. “The move to daily service between Panama City, Copa's major hub, ...
SANTIAGO, ChileTourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett has announced that one of Latin America's largest airlines, Copa, will now fly daily between ... and travel agents at receptions organised by the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) in both capital cities as well as Buenos Aires, Argentina and Santiago, ...
Data show that Argentina and Chile account for the bulk of tourist arrivals from Latin America into Jamaica, with approximately 10,000 visitors from both nations. However, limited, cost-effective and seamless air connectivity has been a hindrance to attracting more tourists from South America to Jamaica.
SANTIAGO, ChileTourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett has announced that one of Latin America's largest airlines, Copa, will now fly daily between Panama ... agents at receptions organised by the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) in both capital cities as well as Buenos Aires, Argentina and Santiago, Chile.
Last year, the airline launched new passenger routes to Newark via Athens, Zagreb and Phnom Penh, and later this year, Emirates will begin services to London Stansted and Santiago de Chile. Flydubai currently flies to a total of 97 destinations, 80 of which are not served by Emirates, bringing the total ...
The Chilean government established the Villarrica National Park in 1940, and the UNESCO also recognizes it as a Biosphere Reserve. According to the press release, these conditions should protect the region from any extractivist activity or any other threats against its preservation and biodiversity.
Other visitors to Santiago de Compostela can stroll by bakery windows blissfully salivating at shelves stocked with tartas de Santiago, almond cakes dusted with powdered sugar. Or they relax at a café with a glass or two of wine after a long day spent marveling at monasteries turned into hotels.
Diners at one of the largest restaurants in Santiago, Chile erupted in rapturous applause on Sunday night after a Chilean couple was presented by Jamaica's Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett with a free honeymoon in Jamaica. According to a news release from the tourism ministry, the minister was ...
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett is projecting a near doubling of the number of Latin American tourists visiting Jamaica by 2021 to approximately 60,000. This follows a series of engagements with senior executives of two of the area's leading airlines Latam and Copa in Argentina and Chile. “Latam is ...
Tourism Minister Ed Bartlett is projecting a near doubling of Latin American tourists visiting Jamaica by 2021 to about 60,000. This follows a series of engagements with senior executives of Latam and Copa, the two leading airlines in Argentina and Chile. Bartlett said starting July, Copa will start having ...
“This will ease travel for many vacationers from Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Peru, Colombia and several other markets,” Bartlett explained. “The implications of these increased flights will be significant for the expansion of growth in South America.” The minister held talks with officials from Latam and Copa ...
Diners at one of the largest restaurants in Santiago, Chile last night erupted in rapturous applause after a Chilean couple was presented by Jamaica's Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett with a free honeymoon in Jamaica after Andres Tejeda proposed to his girlfriend Ariel Stockl. Bartlett was having ...
Bartlett is headlining a tour with Director of Tourism, Donovan White; senior advisor/strategist to Minister Bartlett, Delano Seiveright and other Ministry and JTB officials across Argentina, Chile, Peru and Colombia. Engagements include meetings with the leadership of Latin America's largest airlines ...
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (l) conversing with Donovan White, Director of the JTB at a reception for Chile's travel industry hosted by the JTB in Santiago, Chile. Joining them are (l-r): Delano Seiveright, Senior Advisor/Strategist, Ministry of Tourism; Fiona Fennell, Director of Communications, ...
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett met with senior executives of LATAM Airlines Group at their global headquarters in Santiago, Chile, to advance arrangements for non-stop flights between their hub at Lima International Airport in Peru and Montego Bay, Jamaica. LATAM, formerly known as LAN Airlines ...
Both Torres del Paine and Pumalin became important tourist centers that propel the economy in their respective areas. And tourism isn't the only alternative in a township like Chile Chico with an agricultural microclimate and soil, but obviously agricultural and forestry activity, tourism, and the national ...
Perhaps exploring Chile is on your mind where you can sip on a pisco sour in trendy Santiago de Chile or enjoy the blissful background of the majestic Andes from one of the city's rooftop bars. The opportunities for summer travel in Latin America are virtually endless,” said Reynolds. To celebrate ...
The Chilean Minister of Economy has voiced his support for cryptocurrencies after the country's anti-monopoly court ordered major banks to re-open the ... José Ramón Valente, Chile's Minister of Economy, Development, and Tourism, “gave a signal of support to cryptocurrencies and those who operate ...
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Men who were sexually abused by a priest in Chile described the private talks they've had so far with Pope Francis at the Vatican as very helpful and respectful Sunday. James Hamilton, one of three clergy abuse survivors the pope invited to Italy after he discounted some of their ...
With Chile named Lonely Planet's No. 1 destination to visit in 2018 and National Geographic listing Santiago, has hit the spotlight. The underrated city now rivals Buenos Aires as the destination of choice for discerning travellers, with a thriving foodie and arts scene. The city's ripe for sightseeing, with its ...
The road to Villa Baviera winds 380km south from Chile's capital, Santiago, through forests and fields of newly harvested hay, to the foothills of the Andes. At the resort's hotel, tourists sip German beer and enjoy the scenery, but the tranquil setting belies a horrific past: until 1991, the sprawling compound ...
Chile's Minister for Economy, Development, and Tourism, Jose Ramon Valente, has expressed support for digital currency in the nation after the TDLC (anti-monopoly court) ordered 2 of the major banks in the country to re-open the accounts for a crypto exchange that they had previously shut down.
Bolivian Chilean Chamber of Commerce, Chilean Chamber of Construction, Montt Group and Gómez y Cía invite you to participate this May 16 in the ... Chamber of Commerce Auditorium of Santiago ... 14.40 Presentation authority José Ramón Valente / Minister of Economy, promotion and tourism.
In the last few weeks alone, Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, has visited Peru, Chile and Colombia. In Lima, he announced that a reciprocal multi-destination marketing memorandum of understanding will be signed with Peru in October which will emphasize eco, cultural and gastronomic ...
Study of vital geographical areas: Worldwide Medical Tourism market is studied across distinct regions of the world covering Medical Tourism Market in Latin America (Argentina, Chile, Peru, and Brazil), leading Medical Tourism business in Europe (Greece, Netherland, Germany, Russia, UK, and ...
Travel Industry Exchange is the leading one-to-one event featuring a product-focused conference, networking and entertainment. ... Highlights include a crossing of the Panama Canal, an inaugural overnight visit to Guayaquil, cruising Chile's fjords, an overnight stop in Rio de Janeiro, plus two-night ...
Luxury experiential travel company andBeyond has launched a Fly Me To Phinda promotion, as well as two off-the-beaten-track, privately guided road trips in Chile and Argentina called South America Overland Journeys. The promotion gives guests who stay three or more nights at selected andBeyond ...
As part of that, this January, the Chilean government signed an accord with the nonprofit Tompkins Conservation to place an additional 10 million acres of combined public and private parkland under its protection. The goal is to create a 1,500-mile adventure-tourism trail that would be unmatched in the ...
LATAM Airlines Peru has announced that it will operate three weekly non-stop flights between Santiago, Chile and Cusco, Peru commencing August ...
LATAM announces new Santiago-Cusco flights ... The LATAM Airlines Peru flight LA2366 will depart Santiago on Tuesday, Wednesday and ... connectivity in Latin America and to the development of sustainable tourism in the region.
SANTIAGO, May 8 (Reuters) - AES Gener in Chile on Tuesday announced a ... that flows to the Maipo river, affecting the water supply, farming and tourism. ... facing Alto Maipo illustrate the difficulties with mega projects in Chile.
AES Gener to restructure Chile hydro project for over $3 billion ... SANTIAGO, May 8 (Reuters) - AES Gener in Chile on Tuesday announced a more ... water that flows to the Maipo river, affecting the water supply, farming and tourism.
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (left), conversing with Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) Director, Donovan White (second left), during a recent JTB reception for travel industry stakeholders in Santiago, Chile. Others (from third left) are Senior Advisor/Strategist, Ministry of Tourism, Delano Seiveright; ...
AES Gener to restructure Chile hydro power project for over $3 billion ... SANTIAGO: AES Gener in Chile on Tuesday announced a more than $3 billion ... that flows to the Maipo river, affecting the water supply, farming and tourism.
We [also] had successful meetings with all the major tourism players in the region, as is evident by the number of deals we managed to pull off. We also made very successful treks into Colombia, Peru and Chile. I can safely say without any fear of contradiction that we have made that long-anticipated ...
With over eight years of culinary experience working as a head chef and executive chef in a number of prestigious establishments across Chile, US ...
Gonzales, the chamber's tourism director, gave an update on some of the chile pepper-related activities planned this summer, including the launching ...
AES Gener to restructure Chile hydro power project ... REUTERS reported that AES Gener in Chile announced a more than USD 3 billion plan ... lake water that flows to the Maipo river, affecting the water supply, farming and tourism.
TAMPA — Tampa Bay's tourism industry set a new benchmark in March: ... March is always our busiest time for visitors,” states Santiago Corrada, ...
In its current form, the Dakar Rally raises the profile of the countries of Argentina, Chile and Peru thereby improving in-bound tourism to the countries ...
Casting its eyes on South America, AccorHotels has signed an agreement with the shareholders of Chile's Atton Hoteles to acquire the company.
The three-day event will feature presentations by tourism experts on a ... and conclude on Friday afternoon with a tour of Pueblo's chile pepper farms.
Southern Colorado Tourism Summit starts Wednesday ... among them -- and conclude on Friday afternoon with a tour of Pueblo's chile pepper farms.
Torres del Paine. Tourism in Chile is booming, but Aussies will have to pay $151 to enter. Photo: Craig Platt. Of these, Indonesia provides 30-day visas ...
From now on, Haitians will have to obtain a tourist visa at the consulate in Port-au-Prince, in order to board a plane bound for Chile. The visa will be ...
Santiago de Compostela in north-west Spain's Galicia has long been ... the same level of recognition as the tourism hotspots of Southern Spain.
Regarding the new tourist visa for Haiti, Minister Ampuero revealed that 72 ... For Erik Lundi (37), a Haitian who arrived in Chile 6 years ago, this ...
MEXICO CITY – The number of international tourists to Mexico in the first quarter rose to a record high of 10.6 million, a 12.6% increase year-on-year, ...
Chile's Minister of Sport, Pauline Kantor explained the situation to Infobae, but assured that the country would be involved in ... The Minister for Culture and Tourism assured that Bolivia would take part in future editions of the rally.
At the scene of the crash near the town of Santiago de las Vegas, thick black ... As tourism has boomed in Cuba in recent years, package holidays in ...
... hopes enhance cooperation with China in energy, mining and tourism. In meeting with Chilean Foreign Minister Roberto Ampuero, Wang Yi said the ...
Jamaica's Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and a national delegation say they ... "We also made very successful treks into Colombia, Peru and Chile.
As South America continues to draw record numbers of visitors, Avanti Destinations is increasing its offerings in the region. Patagonia, spanning Chile ...
HAVANA – Cuba has achieved the landmark of 2 million international visitors in 2018, the Ministry of Tourism announced Tuesday. “We received 2 ...
The former CMO of Gold Coast Tourism, Jan Hutton, has been appointed ... Before Gold Coast Tourism, Hutton was head of brand and marketing for ...
The verdict led to the Chilean Minister of Economy, Development, and Tourism, José Ramón Valente, issuing a statement seeking to emphasize the ...
The Chilean central bank president, Mario Marcel, has made comment ... verdict led to the Chilean Minister of Economy, Development, and Tourism, ...
The swimmable Crystal Lagoon adds a new dimension to community living standards, giving residents and visitors a genuine resort lifestyle ...
MICE Travel and Tourism in United States: tracks the major market events including product launches, technological developments, mergers ...
Chile paid a visit to Toronto last night. Representatives of 14 tourism businesses shared story ideas and travel inspiration with 60 travel, food and wine ...
SANTIAGO – President Sebastián Piñera has appointed Rodrigo ... of Commerce and Tourism of that city, regional president of National Renewal and ...
A testament to Colombia's comeback is the growth in its tourism industry. According to the US International Trade Administration, as of 2017, tourism ...
BEIJING, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Chile welcomes Chinese tourists to visit Antarctica via the South American country, considered the best gateway to ...
BEIJING – Chile welcomes Chinese tourists to visit Antarctica via the South American country, considered the best gateway to Antarctica, the ...
“Twenty five years ago, I knew Chile was right around the corner in every sense: tourism, wine, the fruit exports,” said Tejeda. “I knew Chilean artists ...
Chile welcomes Chinese tourists to visit Antarctica via the South American country, considered the best gateway to Antarctica, the ambassador of ...
DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) said Monday its citizens will be allowed to travel visa-free to Guyana, the state news agency WAM reported.
Chile's Finance Commission of Deputies recently held a forum, during ... of the court led the Chilean Minister of Economy, Development and Tourism, ...
CHILEAN star Maria Jose Rojas 'Cote' dreams of facing the Matildas at ... With Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment David Ridgway claiming the ...
Who is in charge of the influx of tourists crowding out the Camino Portugues? ... by the many pilgrims we met snoozing en route to Santiago del Compostelo. ... It is the juxtaposition of an ancient pilgrim's trail with modern tourism ...
Annab cited a number of international sites such as Fatima Trail in Portugal, the trail of Virgin Lady in France and the Camino de Santiago in Spain, ...
Besides bringing a new layout to the country, it is a significant milestone in the expansion of the Santiago del Estero Province as a tourist destination.
'My Emirates Pass' turns the Emirates boarding pass into an exclusive membership card, giving travellers exclusive offers and discounts within the ...
Violence hurt Colombia's tourism sector hard. Now, international tourists have started to trickle into the country, with the United States' International ...
Every year, the world tourism organization to the UN monitors trends in travel ... Another fast-growing in tourism of the South American country is Chile, ...
UTracks' eight-day self guided Sarria to Santiago walk is priced from $1150 .... Intrepid Travel has launched a range of vegan food tours in the world ...
Ahead of its July 5 launch, Emirates is offering special fares to Santiago. Travellers from the UAE can book special fares on all Economy and Business ...
SANTIAGOChile's Minister of Economy inaugurated on Tuesday the XI Latin American convention and events tourism fair, known as Fiexpo, which ...
“Tampa Bay remains on course for another record year,” said Santiago C. Corrada, president and CEO of Visit Tampa Bay, the tourism marketing arm ...
Dr. Javier García-Bengochea, rightful owner of the Port of Santiago de Cuba, and Mickael Behn, rightful owner of the Havana Docks Corporation, tell ...
BATANGAS CITY — In a tourism summit last year, Gov. Hermilando Mandanas ... Cape Santiago Lighthouse in Calatagan is a national historical site.
BUENOS AIRES – The undersecretary of Tourism of Chile, Mónica Zalaquett and the Tourism Minister of Argentina, Gustavo Santos, signed an ...
The undersecretary of Tourism of Chile, Mónica Zalaquett and the Tourism Minister of Argentina, Gustavo Santos, signed an agreement to promote ...
The respective tourism industries of Chile and Argentina have announced the signing of a new ongoing partnership agreement under which they will ...
We have it and it's the easiest for us to get to," said Randy Randall, Tourism ... Locals and tourists will find more than 30 restaurants along the trail, ... features green chile infused tequila, green chile power, and red chile flakes.
Marketing, IT and product leaders are going so far as swapping talent between their functions as digital transformation reshapes the way organisations ...
Its eruption has disrupted tourism to the country, although the actual impact has been geographically limited.CreditSantiago Billy/Epa-Efe/Rex/ ...
Chile has been investigating fog capture since the 1950s. ... A chance to develop tourism near the Fray Jorge national park, a remnant of temperate ...