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Spain starts taking in refugees after sharp criticism

25 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain started taking in refugees this week from camps in Europe, Turkey and Lebanon, pledging to welcome 586 people from now until the end of June after months of strident debate over governmental inaction.Twenty-two...

Revolutionary hepatitis C drugs leave public health systems reeling

25 May 2016 | 0 comments

They've brought hope to millions, drugs so revolutionary that they can cure hepatitis C and so expensive that neither patients nor public health services can afford them -- an issue to be raised at this...

Half of all properties up for sale in Barcelona is sold within 90 days

25 May 2016 | 0 comments

The property market is booming in Spain’s second city, Barcelona.

Holidays to Spain up as Egypt suffers, say UK travel agents

25 May 2016 | 0 comments

More British tourists are set to spend their summer holidays in Spain and Portugal as demand for sunshine breaks in Tunisia and Egypt declines over fears of violence, travel agents said Wednesday.Trade...

Two more journalists go missing in northeast Colombia

24 May 2016 | 0 comments

Five journalists covering a colleague's suspected kidnapping by leftist guerrillas in northeast Colombia were attacked and detained by unknown assailants, and two of them are still missing, officials...

A €1 billion payout is to hit Spain’s banks as a Madrid judge rules for com...

24 May 2016 | 0 comments

Banks are preparing to appeal the decision.

Spanish journalist feared kidnapped by Colombia rebels

23 May 2016 | 0 comments

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said Monday his security forces had launched a sweeping operation to find a Spanish-Colombian journalist feared kidnapped by a leftist guerrilla group.The journalist,...

Spanish journalist believed held by Colombia guerrilla group

23 May 2016 | 0 comments

A journalist who has been missing in northeast Colombia appears to have been kidnapped by a leftist guerrilla group, the Spanish foreign minister and newspaper for which she works said Monday."The Spanish...

Famous Caminito del Rey attraction set to release summer tickets

23 May 2016 | 0 comments

People will be able to reserve spaces until September 30.

Waiting times increase in Spain’s hospitals for non-urgent procedures

23 May 2016 | 0 comments

The waiting time for an operation in Spain has gone up to 89 days.

Baffled, Spain's British expats on edge as Brexit threatens

22 May 2016 | 0 comments

What do you think will happen to more than a quarter million Brits living in Spain?

Spanish Olympic team members robbed at gunpoint in Rio

21 May 2016 | 0 comments

Three members of Spain's Olympic sailing team were robbed at gunpoint in a popular tourist area of Rio de Janeiro, where the Summer Games will start in less than three months, officials said Saturday.The...

Spain has the world's fourth highest life expectancy

20 May 2016 | 0 comments

A new WHO report shows Spain's residents have the fourth highest life expectancy in the world, and that UK has the highest death rate from pollution.

Spain’s debt is now worth more than its economy

20 May 2016 | 0 comments

It's public debt stockpile has reached €1.09 trillion.

Resale property sales and prices on the increase in March

20 May 2016 | 0 comments

According to the General Council of Notaries, the sales of resale properties are flying.

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