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Chile Unemployment Rises By 5.6%, Hits New Record Of 13%

Unemployment in Chile has reached a new record high of 13.1 per cent, the national statistics institute said Friday, August 28, 2020. Unemployment rose by 5.6 percentage points in the rolling May-July quarter compared to the same period in 2019. The statistics institute said it was the highest figure since 2010 when the body changed […]

Chilean Police Train Dogs To Sniff Out COVID-19

Police in Chile are training dogs to detect people that may be infected with the novel coronavirus by sniffing their sweat. The dogs — three golden retrievers and a labrador — are between the ages of four and five. Until now they have been used to sniff out illicit drugs, explosives and lost people, police […]

Chilean Police Train Dogs To Sniff Out COVID-19

Police in Chile are training dogs to detect people that may be infected with the novel coronavirus by sniffing their sweat. The dogs — three golden retrievers and a labrador — are between the ages of four and five. Until now they have been used to sniff out illicit drugs, explosives and lost people, police […]

Coronavirus: Half of Chilean Senate, Four Ministers In Quarantine

Around half of Chile’s 50-member Senate and four Ministers have been placed in quarantine after coming into contact with about three Colleagues infected with the novel Coronavirus. Finance Minister Ignacio Briones and Chief of Staff Felipe Ward both wrote on Twitter that they had tested negative for the virus but were in quarantine until a […]