Retiring in Chile

It is well known that Chile is the leading country in Latin America in terms of political and economic stability, however the country is much more than that. Each year, Chile is awarded as the "country to visit" by various renowned publications. Without going any further, Lonely Planet places Chile first in the “Best [...]

2020-06-17T15:24:04-03:00December 11, 2017|News|0 Comments

Residence Obtainment through Investment in Chile

Briefly, the “Temporal Residence Visa in Investor’s quality” is the special residence permit that the Chilean state gives to the foreigner that has done an investment in Chile or has a plausible investment plan. Chile, just like all the other countries, requires petitioners of a residence permit to provide a legal cause or interest [...]

2018-02-04T19:43:10-03:00November 28, 2017|News|0 Comments

What does RUT, RUN, CI, CPF or SSN mean in Chile?

For every foreigner, the terminologies RUT, RUN, CI, CPF or SSN, might cause confusion when residing in Chile. This happens due to the fact that every country uses their own nomenclature to identify a person before an entity of the state. Therefore we explain in this article the different use for each of those terms [...]

2018-03-28T16:01:55-03:00October 19, 2017|News|0 Comments

Tourism Boom in Chile

atacama desert The momentum of the Chilean tourism industry observed in 2015, which reached a record of 4.4 million international visitors, kept increasing, reaching 5,640,700 tourists in 2016, definitely a healthy pulse regarding the tourism boom in Chile. According to data provided by the Minister of Economy, Luis Felipe Céspedes, this represents a 26% increase [...]

2017-09-22T12:42:35-03:00May 31, 2017|News|0 Comments

Lithium opportunities in Chile

¿Why Chile will be the main producer worldwide? Chile has a competitive advantage over the other producers mainly because of the amount of lithium found in its territory; which according to the “U.S. Geological Survey, Mineral Commodity Summaries 2016” accounts for over 54% of the worldwide reserves. Also Chile is one of the main producers [...]

2017-09-22T12:40:55-03:00May 27, 2017|News|0 Comments

Chile launches unique “Tech Visa” for entrepreneurs.

Chilean president Michelle Bachelet stated that this unique tech visa “is another incentive for foreign companies that choose Chile as their starting point to expand in Latin America.” Michelle Bachelet announced this policy in last month “International Investment forum”, organized by InvestChile, in Santiago. Over there, along with reassuring the compromises and challenges related to [...]

2017-09-22T12:48:42-03:00May 25, 2017|News|0 Comments


According to information provided by Chilean foreign department, several studies state that there has recently being an incredible, sustainable growth in immigration to Chile. The main reasons that explain this growth are mainly related to its strong and clear immigration policy, economic growth and political stability, along with several factors that explain why expats choose Chile. 1) [...]

2017-09-22T12:54:33-03:00May 25, 2017|News|0 Comments

5 reasons that explain the success of entrepreneurship in Chile

According to the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Index, entrepreneurship in Chile ranks in the 18th position of the world ranking with 58,8 points. In second place, and quite far, we can find Puerto Rico with 40,6 points. Starting a business from scratch is already hard. It requires resilience, strength to face upcoming results and discipline, among [...]

2017-09-25T00:18:06-03:00May 24, 2017|News|0 Comments