Controversial mining union leader and newly appointed Morena party senator outlines his aims including tackling "shameful" salaries and seeking justice for the families of miners killed in the Pasta de Conchos disaster.
This tool will be the main base for a system Chile's mining and geology service will run to gather information about all tailings deposits in the country and to prevent emergencies.
The measures will encourage an estimated US$556mn in investments in the local industry, according to foreign trade chamber Camex.
A company in Peru announced a new appoitment. Companies in Guyana and Argentina gave updates about their exploration programs.