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Spain hunts high-ranking Russian officials in mafia probe

5 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain has issued arrest warrants against several high-ranking Russian officials as part of a probe into a powerful underworld gang, a court order revealed Thursday.Vladislav Reznik, a lawmaker from President...

Spain's Repsol posts falling profits but beats expectations

5 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain's oil giant Repsol said Thursday that profits fell at the start of the year but that cost-cutting had helped weather the impact of collapsing crude prices.Investors welcomed the results that beat...

China firm treats 2,500 staff to paella, sangria in Spain

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Some 2,500 employees of a Chinese conglomerate arrived in Spain Wednesday for an all-paid holiday treat complete with a giant paella and sangria party, in a trip hailed as helping the ailing local economy.The...

EU to block O2 sale to Hutchison: source

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

The European Commission is likely to shoot down Telefonica's blockbuster sale of British telecom giant O2 to Hong Kong group Hutchison on fears it would inflict higher prices on British consumers, a source...

Spain's Ferrovial buys stake in Aussie detention center operator

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish construction giant Ferrovial said Wednesday it completed a buyout of 75 percent of Australian defence and service provider Broadspectrum, which runs controversial offshore detention centres for...

Spain's Ferrovial buys stake in Aussie detention centre operator

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish construction giant Ferrovial said Wednesday it completed a buyout of 75 percent of Australian defence and service provider Broadspectrum, which runs controversial offshore detention centres for...

Football: Barca defender Adriano accused of tax fraud

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish prosecutors filed an official complaint Wednesday against Barcelona defender Adriano Correia for suspected tax fraud, just weeks before his superstar teammate Lionel Messi stands trial on the...

EU to block O2 sale to Hutchison: source

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

The EU Commission is likely to shoot down Telefonica's blockbuster sale of British telecom giant O2 to Hong Kong group Hutchison on fears it would inflict higher prices on British consumers, a source...

Resale property prices increase in two regions only

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

House prices for second-hand properties haven’t experienced much of a change with the arrival of spring.

BREAKING: Spain will repeat general election on June 26 as King Felipe diss...

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

King Felipe signed a decree dissolving the current parliament in a bid to break the political stalemate.

Spanish women encouraged to ditch tampons in favour of sea sponges

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

In a bizarre set of instructions, the CUP party insists that natural sea sponges are both better for the environment and the human body.

Malaysia searches for foreigners missing in seas off Borneo

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Malaysian authorities are searching for three foreigners who went missing in waters near the Philippines where a spate of recent kidnappings have taken place, a coast guard official said Wednesday.The...

Spanish banks launch new wave of job cuts, bank closures

4 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spanish banks, which slimmed down after a property boom went bust in 2008, are once again closing branches and slashing jobs as their profitability is hit by stiff competition.The country's three biggest...

Spain's Abengoa to shed more jobs on top of 10,000 already gone

3 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain's troubled energy giant Abengoa announced a new wave of layoffs Tuesday, having already shed more than a third of its global workforce in just months, going from 28,000 employees last year to 17,000...

Spanish court recognises bullfighter is son of legendary matador

3 May 2016 | 0 comments

A Spanish court said Tuesday it had officially recognised a popular matador as the illegitimate son of legendary bullfighter Manuel Benitez "El Cordobes", who had long denied being related to him.The...

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