Southern Optical Fiber:
The Southern Optical Fiber Project’s main goal is to deploy an open-access, and nondiscriminatory high capacity telecommunications infrastructure for the south of Chile. When completed, it will become the world’s southernmost node of the global infrastructure of optical cable. After a first attempt in 2016, the Government of Chile through SUBTEL is ready to launch a new Request for Tender. There are important changes ahead. The following are some of the common questions about the new bidding process.
Opportunity for the development of Lithium products specialized industry in Chile
The Chilean Economic Development Agency CORFO, and the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency, InvestChile, invite companies to express their interest in investing and developing industry in Chile, for value-added products that use lithium as a main material.
It is important to note that the supply of lithium for the projects that are developed within the framework of this call, is insured in the long term and with preferential prices, in the contract between Corfo and Rockwood Lithium Ltda., for the lithium exploitation at the “Salar de Atacama”.