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Chile's President Sebastián Piñera on "Renaissance" of Chilean Economy

Wednesday, September 22, 2010  |  Carin Zissis

"We want to create a society of opportunities," said Chile's President Sebastián Piñera during September 22 remarks. The president noted that Chile is on track to rank second in Latin America and first among OECD countries in terms of economic growth. ... Read More

Brazil Sets Climate Change Bull's-Eye

Tuesday, November 17, 2009  |  Carin Zissis

After revealing a drop in deforestation rates, Brazil announced a greenhouse gas reduction target of nearly 40 percent by 2020. Brazil has partnered with France to chart a global climate change proposal for next month's UN environmental summit. Still, bold plans could give way to a scaled-back agreement in Copenhagen. ... Read More