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Spain Cuts Back on Former Austerity Measures With Biggest Pension Increase in Years

After much speculation, the Spanish government announced on July 12 that it would raise its 2018 deficit forecast from 2.2%…

New Spanish Government to Prioritise Climate Change Policy

When the EU met last month to hammer out the details of its new energy governance bill, there was a…

New French-led Defence Initiative Aims to Address Security Threats to Southern Europe

Ahead of the NATO summit in Brussels this week (July 11-12), nine EU member states – including Spain and Portugal…

The Juncker Plan Makes Way for More Unified & Lucrative EU Investment Fund

The EU’s current investment fund, also known as the Juncker Plan, is being reworked to create a single mega-fund called…

EU Leaders Find Consensus at Crucial June Summit on Migration

As the night sky over Brussels hinted at the coming dawn, bloc leadership emerged from the EU Council summit early…

European Member States Seek Consensus Over Refugee Burden Sharing at Highly-Anticipated June Summit

As days stretch long across Europe and spring gives way to the warmth and brilliance of summer, European nations on…

Spain Appoints Female Majority Cabinet

After two weeks of whirlwind political drama, Spain’s new government was sworn in on June 7th. However, this is no…

European Central Bank Marks Its 20th Anniversary

June 1st marked 20 years since of the founding of the European Central Bank (ECB).  The bank is one of…

Spanish Chamber of Commerce Helps Lead Country into 5th Year of Growth

Spain is on its fifth consecutive year of positive growth, having returned to pre-crisis GDP levels and recovering an estimated…

New Governments Form in Italy and Spain

“Democracy is messy, and it’s hard. It’s never easy.” Robert Kennedy Jr.’s observation could hardly ring truer after a tumultuous…
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