Mortgage borrowing rises by 23pc
12 January 2004, MADRID – Mortgage borrowing rose by over 23 percent, according to a report by financial analysts released Monday. The total borrowed by Spaniards by November last year stood at EUR456 billion – EUR86 billion more than by the same month in 2002.
Farmer uses his animals to become Internet hit
12 January 2004, BILBAO – Farmer Aitor Solozabal has used the animals on his farm to become an unlikely hit on the Internet, it was reported Monday. Solozobal, 41, has used webcams to film his cows, pigs and hens 24-hours a day for a webpage which has received 31,000 ‘hits’ from around the world.