The cash will be used to primarily to pay for more firefighting planes. But experts told us that was not addressing the root cause of the problem.
Thousands of people gathered in the Chilean Andes to watch the solar eclipse
Young and old stargazers from across the world have flocked to Chile's Andes ahead of the coming solar eclipse on Tuesday (July 2).
On Tuesday afternoon, parts of South America will be covered in darkness, and people will witness the first total solar eclipse since 2017.
Two new icebergs have broken off the Grey Glacier in Chile's Patagonia in recent weeks, amid fears that such ruptures are becoming more frequent, scientists told Reuters.
In northern Chile, the first thermosolar plant of Latin America is springing up in the middle of the Atacama Desert.
Dozens of wild fires tore through southern Chile on Tuesday (February 13) destroying scores of homes in the South American country.
A magnitude 6.7 earthquake hit the coast of north-central Chile on Saturday evening, the US Geological Survey said.
Video shows Venezuelan striker Eduard Bello proposing to his girlfriend in the middle of the Chilean league match between Antofagasta and Everton on Sunday.
It's a starry, starry night for Chilean astronomers after "Hyperion" was detected, using the Visible Multi-Object Spectrograph in the Atacama desert.
Moroccan tightrope walker thrills Chileans with skyscraper sortie
The event called the "Drums of Soul", aimed to provide the construction workers with a reprieve, allowing them to relax.
Rather than their usual bolting, hammering and welding, construction workers in Santiago, Chile on Wednesday (September 26) banged on a different tool for an innovative reason - they pounded on drums to destress.
The latest news and updates from Euronews as they happened this morning.
Latin American states join efforts to help fleeing Venezuelans
The Chilean Navy has freed a whale after it became trapped in a fishing net in the waters off the country's coast.
This is the moment an aspiring film director enjoyed a front row seat for a volcanic eruption.
The island's mayor, Petro Edmunds has reduced the number of days from 90 to 30 because, he says, foreigners are "damaging the local idiosyncrasy"
A new initiative in Chile’s capital of Santiago allows visually disabled people to enjoy the city’s bustling street art scene.
All 34 of Chile's bishops tendered their resignation over child sex abuse
Chile has said it will host the next meeting between the Colombian government and the country's last major rebel army, the ELN.
Francis begs forgiveness from victims of church sex abuse in Chile and admits he made "grave mistakes" in handling the scandal.
Police used water cannons to disperse protesters angry at a court ruling to overturn a decision by the previous government to ban universities operating for profit.
Its discovery in 2003 in Chile sparked suggestions it was evidence of aliens visiting Earth. Now scientists say they have finally put that theory to bed.
The team behind the Oscar-winning film celebrated their victory with Chilean President Michelle Bachelet.
The mid-air ceremony was the first in papal history.