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Mining Conference with British Participation Takes Place in Chile

Published August 19th, 2016 in news

The Embassy participated at Medmin to strengthen the importance of British innovative solutions for the mining sector. The Commercial Section of the British Embassy Santiago supported theSmall and Medium Scale Mining Conference (Medmin) held on Monday 8 August in Santiago. Organised by Editec Publications, which is the leading technical...

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“Dieciocho” Celebration

Published August 18th, 2016 in news

Anglo Chilean Society is supporting MERCADO CHILENO as part of our DIECIOCHO celebration and we have a special 20% discount to our members using a VIP code. (See below how to get your code) Tuesday 13th September 2016, between 5:30pm and 8pm   Wines of Chile Annual...

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Chile Leading the Way to Decrease Earthquake Devastation

Published August 16th, 2016 in news

Chile is a country used to earthquakes. The 9.5 magnitude earthquake in 1960 is the strongest earthquake ever recorded in the 20th century. Now Chile is spending millions of dollars every year in earthquake monitoring as well as developing technology to mitigate the effects of future quakes. Its strict building code, early warning...

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Chile’s Getting Spicy: It’s on the March Thanks to a Fistful of Feisty Grapes (That you’ve Probably Never Heard of)

Published August 15th, 2016 in news

By OLLY SMITH EVENT FOR THE MAIL ON SUNDAY PUBLISHED: 22:39, 13 August 2016 | UPDATED: 00:19, 14 August 2016 País is a little-known grape which deserves top billing – the presence of Javier Bardem with the elegance of Penélope Cruz. It made its way from Spain to Chile in the 16th century and alongside Chile’s great value and...

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British Experts Share Experience in the Tailings Sector in Chile

Published August 12th, 2016 in news

Workshop offered an opportunity to discuss current challenges and opportunities in the field of tailings with project implementers. Several sustainable mining projects supported by the British Embassy’s 2016 Prosperity Fund and Newton-Picarte science and innovation fund were discussed at a workshop held at the British Embassy in late...

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Rocks in Chile Help Scientists Hunt for Life on Mars

Published August 9th, 2016 in news

Investigating oxalate minerals in the Atacama Desert provides a terrestrial analogue to test techniques that could be used to study the carbon cycle in the cold deserts of Mars. SOURCE: Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences Robots like Viking, Phoenix, and Curiosity have found indirect evidence of oxalate minerals on...

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Win tickets to Guided Tour of Chilean Flora in Kew Gardens: Calling Araucaria Tree Ethusiasts

Any garden or landscape with this statuesque  tree becomes Art ... or closer to Art. Although native to Chile (and found in other parts of the southern hemisphere), Araucarias have been lovingly cultivated all over the world, including in the UK. The ACS has been gathering location information for those Araucaria enthusiasts who wish...

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Mining Conference

Tuesday, 1st November 2016 at

The Mining Conference this year will be 1st November Further information will follow...

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Film “Lord Cochrane, Master and Commander”

Wednesday, 30th November 2016 at

The Anglo Chilean Society invite you to watch "Lord Cochrane, Master and Commander". The film will be shown in November. Further details will follow shortly. The film explores the different...

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Society’s Annual Lecture – Shackleton’s Rescue by Piloto Pardo

(Date to be confirmed)

This year the Society's Annual Lecture will be in October. Further information will follow...

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Mercado Chileno is Back at Old Spitalfields

Tuesday, 13th September 2016 at 6:00 PM
Old Spitalfields Market

The Wines of Chile Annual Trade Tasting & our Consumer Event of the Year! MERCADO CHILENO - Old Spitalfields Market Wines of Chile is proud to confirm it will once again bring Chile to...

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Exclusive Private Tour, BADA Antiques and Fine Art Fair

(Date to be confirmed)

Anglo-Chilean Society and the BritishSpanish Society Mutual Cooperation Agreement. Members may attend both Societies events at the corresponding member’s price. March 2016 Address to be...

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