Band Elena Rodriguez and Javier Barbancho SAN BARTOLOME DE PINARES, Spain, January 16 (Reuters) – About 100 horses jumped through bonfires during a smudge ceremony on Sunday during Spain’s “Las Luminarias” festival, held for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began. The traditional nighttime celebration takes place in SanRead More →

DGAP-News: Encavis Asset Management AG / Keyword(s): Acquisition/Extension Encavis Asset Management AG acquires a solar park in Spain with a total capacity of 56.3 megawatts for the EIF II special fund 12.01.2022 / 07:00 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. / Company News Encavis AssetRead More →

The outlawing, the inclusion of certain groups or organizations on the terrorist list, has become a crucial counterterrorism initiative adopted by liberal democratic governments. Despite the criticism that the ban sparked that it happened at the discretion of each state, it has proven to be an effective preventive strategy. SinceRead More →

DGAP-News: SYNLAB AG / Keyword(s): Acquisition SYNLAB acquires Sistemas Genómicos from the Ascires group in Spain, strengthening its European leadership in genetics 07.01.2022 / 08:00 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. – Sistemas Genómicos’ strong expertise in genetics – including bioinformatics, sequencing, molecular biology andRead More →

A Spanish association has called for an investigation into the lingering legacy of censorship during Franco’s regime after it emerged that censored versions of books and movies were still circulating more than four decades after the dictator’s death. Emilio Silva, president of the Spanish Association for the Recovery of HistoricalRead More →

Some of the antiques, which are due to be returned to Egypt by the Spanish Civil Guard, are seen ahead of the press conference at the National Archaeological Museum in Madrid, Spain, December 20, 2021. REUTERS / Juan Medina Spain returned 36 antiques stolen from Egyptian authorities on Monday, includingRead More →

With the emergence and rapid spread of the new Omicron Covid variant in recent weeks, countries have scrambled to update travel rules. A number of countries have changed their requirements, including the most popular European destinations for UK holidaymakers. So, for those who wish to travel this Christmas, with familyRead More →

AOrange Spain CEO dds comments, background, title changes MADRID, December 16 (Reuters) – Britain’s Vodafone VOD.L and Orange of France ORAN.PA want to play a role in any consolidation of Spain’s highly competitive telecommunications sector, the local chief executives of the two companies said on Thursday. Local Vodafone CEO ColmanRead More →

MADRID, December 10 (Reuters) – Spanish police are investigating the disappearance of four members of Cameroon’s women’s handball team, who apparently fled from a hotel in Valencia, where they were competing in the world championships. The Cameroonian delegation reported the women missing on Thursday, a police spokesman said. The policeRead More →

MANILA – The Philippines has sent the exact replica of Santo Niño from Cebu to Spain with the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia as the first stop, the Foreign Office (DFA) said on Thursday. The replica was presented by the Philippine Consulate General in Barcelona during an international mass inRead More →

MADRID, December 1 (Reuters) – The Spanish telecommunications group Telefonica TEF.MC has expanded its voluntary departure plan to include eligible staff from all departments rather than excluding some key units as previously announced, majority union UGT said on Wednesday. The decision to examine the requests for voluntary dismissal from eachRead More →

The Spanish Prime Minister also referred to the efforts to strengthen international coordination in order to improve the distribution of vaccines in the world, to mitigate the effects of climate change and to improve Euro-Mediterranean cooperation. ———- Al-Ahram: What is the reason for your visit to Cairo at the moment,Read More →

MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s main ruling Socialist Party on Monday demanded an explanation from the leader of the conservative People’s Party after Pablo Casado attended a church service for late dictator Francisco Franco, whose legacy still divides Spain . “We consider this an aggression, an absolute irresponsibility,” Hector Gomez, spokespersonRead More →

In the era of global threats, nations must unite their efforts to deal with wars, climate change and the CV-19 pandemic. Despite the obvious need for an international response to current threats, some countries are taking the opposite, national approach. Such an approach is fueled by nationalist forces in differentRead More →

Although its mortality has been hampered by the deployment of the vaccine, the coroanvirus continues to spread across Europe. In the face of this ongoing pandemic, governments are still imposing strict travel restrictions on international travel. For anyone hoping to go abroad, it’s especially important to have the latest informationRead More →