Chile’s Agricultural and Livestock Service (SAG) already operates electronically with Mexico, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Sri Lanka and the United States. This has resulted electronic phytosanitary certification representing around 70% of total annual phytosanitary certification.read more
As part of the COVID-19 report, health authorities also stated that in order to travel between regions in Step 3, 4 or 5, a permit must be obtained from the Virtual Police Station as well as a sanitary passport.read more
President Piñera announced agreements made with COVAX, a global initiative led by WHO and Pfizer-BioNtech laboratory. Also, he spoke of the reserve of vaccines being developed by the AstraZeneca-Oxford University project, combined with new partnerships with other laboratories.read more
The Minister highlighted the importance of allowing some industries to return to certain levels of activity.read more
The Health Minister stressed the importance of individual and societal responsibility in those regions and nationally.
Health Minister Enrique Paris reported a nationwide positivity rate of 16% for coronavirus testing following visits to the healthcare network and sanitary residences in the Arica and Parinacota region.
They expect to launch cooperation projects in areas such as education, jobs, tourism, SMEs and gender using resources from the Pacific Alliance Cooperation Fund, the IDB and the European Union.
The approximately US$1.5 billion program benefits more than a million families.
The invitation was made jointly with Colombia, both of whom are member countries of the Pacific Alliance which have also placed a strong emphasis to the regional promotion and strengthening of innovation and entrepreneurship
4,000 masks, shields and protective suits have been made available through the Colaboratech platform to healthcare institutions that need them and will provide feedback for their developers.