Chile President Pinera shakes up cabinet as economy wavers

FILE PHOTO - Chile's President Sebastian Pinera delivers his annual address at the national congress building in Valparaiso, Chile June 1, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chilean President Sebastian Pinera sacked six ministers on Thursday in a bid to renew confidence in his center-right reform program, hours after pollster CEP showed approval for his administration had plunged to 25 percent. Pinera replaced Economy Minister Jose Ramon Valente with economist Juan Andres Fontaine, and ousted Foreign Minister Roberto Ampuero […]

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