Today, September 18, Chile celebrates its 208th National Day. Ambassador Jaime Chomali sends a message to Việt Nam News readers.
Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera was sworn in Sunday to his second term as president of Chile, replacing socialist Michelle Bachelet in the office for the second time in eight years.
Eleven nations signed a slimmed-down version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement on Thursday, moving to lower tariffs just as US President Donald Trump raised them after withdrawing from the deal.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc hailed outgoing Chilean Ambassador to Việt Nam Claudio Andres De Negri Quintana for his contributions to the Việt Nam-Chile comprehensive partnership at his farewell reception for the diplomat in Hà Nội on Thursday.
Billionaire Sebastian Pinera will return to power as Chile’s president next year, according to near-complete results from a runoff election held on Sunday.