Government and businesses create $15mn fund to protect vulnerable seniors

The Confederation of Production and Commerce (CPC) and the Chilean government announced a preventive care fund, which includes both public and private amounts, to protect the country's most vulnerable elderly population from the Coronavirus. The business sector will contribute with a donation of CH$5.1 billion ($6.09 million) for the project, to which another $8 billion ($9.44 million) will be allocated by the State.