Spain

Spain Pledges to Preserve The Rights of Increasingly Nervous Brits in a “No-Deal” Brexit Scenario

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has yet to pull off a Brexit that both the EU and Parliament can accept,…

Spain’s 2019 budget in Doubt as Far-Right Vox Makes Gains in Regional Elections in Andalucía

On December 2, 2018, mere days before the 40th anniversary of the ratification of the Spanish constitution, Andalucía held elections…

New Export Agreement With China a Boon For Spanish Pork Producers

China’s President Xi Jinping traveled to Spain on November 27th for a two-day trip, which marked the first time in…

Spain’s BBVA Completes First-Ever Syndicated Loan Using Blockchain Technology

Given the hype and controversy surrounding it, you’d be forgiven for thinking distributed ledger technology (DLT) wasn’t much more than…

Spain Raises the Bar in Tackling Carbon Emissions With Closure of Coal Mines

Most of Spain’s coal mines will be permanently shut down by the end of the year, thanks to the Socialist-led…

EU Equal Pay Day Shines Light on Region’s Gender Pay Gap

With 16% of the working year left, November 3rd symbolizes the day when women in the EU stop earning money…

As Brexit Looms, Progress is Made on Overseas Territories in Spain and Cyprus

Only five months remain until Britain exits the EU, and while a free-trade deal still remains to be seen, a…

Closing the Gender Gap on Entrepreneurship in Europe

A 2014 study from the European Commission (EC) found that there were around 10.3 million female entrepreneurs working throughout the…

Spain’s Energy Transition Underway with Passing of Royal Decree-Law

Spain’s Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, has followed through on his promise to propel the country’s transition towards green energy. In…

Agreement Between Spanish Government and Left-Leaning Party Signals Shift Away from Austerity

Last week Spain’s Socialist Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, struck a deal with Podemos, a left-wing party, that aims to improve…
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