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Chile latest country to enter complete lockdown

Chile latest country to enter complete lockdown

18 March 2020 Tourism News

President Sebastián Piñera announced Chile has entered stage four of its Covid-19 contingency plan. As a result, as of today, all of Chile’s land, sea and air borders will close, and entry of foreigners will be denied until further notice.

Tourism officials urge calm as Chile unrest continues

Tourism officials urge calm as Chile unrest continues

30 October 2019 Tourism News

Officials in Chile have released a statement attempting to allay fears the tourism sector in the country has been hit by recent unrest. Protests over a hike in metro fares spun out of control earlier this month, prompting president Sebastian Pinerato to pledge sweeping social and economic reforms.

Pedro Pablo Díaz, ambassador of Chile in Portugal

Pedro Pablo Díaz, ambassador of Chile in Portugal

5 December 2018 Videos

As the country picks up the title of World’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination at the World Travel Awards in Lisbon, Pedro Pablo Díaz, ambassador of Chile in Portugal, tells Breaking Travel News how it feels to have been recognised by voters from around the world.

Rodrigo Hume, Chilean Council in Guayaquil (Spanish)

Rodrigo Hume, Chilean Council in Guayaquil (Spanish)

19 September 2018 Videos

Rodrigo Hume from the Chilean Council in Guayaquil speaks to Breaking Travel News as the country picks up awards for South America’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination and South America’s Most Romantic Destination at the World Travel Awards Latin America Ceremony.

Claudio De Negri Quintana, ambassador of Chile to Vietnam

Claudio De Negri Quintana, ambassador of Chile to Vietnam

20 December 2017 Videos

With his country recognised as the World’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination by the World Travel Awards, Claudio De Negri Quintana, ambassador of Chile to Vietnam, speaks to Breaking Travel News about the title and what it means to the hospitality sector in the destination.