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Chile president Michelle Bachelet signs bill to legalise same-sex marriage - Wikinews

On Monday, Chilean president Michelle Bachelet signed a bill to legalise same-sex marriage. The bill awaits approval from the two houses of congress to pass, which would also permit LGBT couples to adopt children. File photo of Michelle Bachelet Image ...and more »

Chile's peso jumps after economic team resigns - Financial Times

The economic team of Chile's president Michelle Bachelet resigned on Thursday in a major blow for the ruling centre-left coalition ahead of presidential elections in November. The walkout by finance minister Rodrigo Valdés, his deputy Alejandro Micco ...and more »

Chile's finance, economy ministers resign - Financial Times

Chile's finance minister Rodrigo Valdés, his deputy and the economy minister resigned on Thursday in a major blow for the government ahead of presidential elections in November. The mass walk-out caused the peso to strengthen as investors speculated ...and more »

Chile's Entire Economic Team Resigns in Government Crisis - Bloomberg

Chile, Latin America's wealthiest and most stable nation, saw the resignation of the government's entire economic team Thursday as policy disputes boiled over following almost four years of sluggish growth. Markets shrugged off the crisis. Finance ...and more »

Chile's entire economic team resigns after row with Bachelet over Dominga mining project - The Santiago Times

SANTIAGO – President Michelle Bachelet's entire economic team resigned Thursday, in a major blow to South America's wealthiest and most stable nation just three months before key presidential election. Finance Minister Rodrigo Valdes, his deputy ...and more »

Chile's president is a woman — and she just scored a major policy victory for women - The Lily

Latin America has some of the world's most restrictive abortion laws. Yet it also leads the world in electing female presidents — including Chilean President Michelle Bachelet. Last week, Chile's Constitutional Court ruled in favor of a reproductive ...and more »

Chile economy, finance ministers quit - THE BUSINESS TIMES

[SANTIAGO] Chile's finance and economy ministers resigned Thursday, plunging President Michelle Bachelet's government into crisis just three months before presidential elections which a conservative rival is tipped to win. Rodrigo Valdes became the ...and more »

Chilean Economic Officials Resign in Blow to Center-left Coalition - Voice of America

Chilean Finance Minister Rodrigo Valdes and two other senior economic officials resigned on Thursday in a blow to President Michelle Bachelet's center-left coalition months before presidential and parliamentary elections. Valdes, an economist who has ...and more »

Chilean Finance Minister Valdes Announces Resignation - U.S. News & World Report

Chile's Finance Minister Rodrigo Valdes poses for a picture during an interview with Reuters in Santiago, Chile August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Vera Reuters. SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chilean Finance Minister Rodrigo Valdes announced on Thursday that he was ...and more »