Bankinter Forecasts Rise in Property Prices Over the Next Year
Resale Property Prices Drop 0.1% in July
Number of Mortgages Granted Rises 34% Annually
July Closes with Very High Temperatures in the Alicante Province
Multimillionaire Russian Anchors on the Javea-Denia Coast
Properties Now Sell 50% Faster on the Costa del Sol Than in 2015
Spanish Startup Creates Blue Wine
Longest Water Slide in Europe in Madrid This Sunday Only
UK Garage Music DJ and Producer Wookie on the Costa Blanca This Saturday
Madrid Campaigns in London to Bring the City to Spain’s Capital
Gas Bottle Price Drops to Minimum Level
32 Provinces on Orange Alert for High Temperatures Today
British Consulate Organises Informal Talk on Brexit Tomorrow in Alicante
Julian Marley & Uprising Perform at Mar de Músicas Festival Inauguration in Cartagena Tonight


Job recovery is slow in Spain
24 June 2015

Spanish Economy Recovers but Job Recuperation Is Slow

According to the figures released by a number of economic agencies and organizations, the Spanish economy is expected to register a growth of 3.3% by the end of 2015 for the whole year. This would be...
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09 June 2015
Property purchases in Spain rose 9.4% annually in April according to the latest statistics published by the National Statistics Institute last Friday. This further points to a recovery in the sector...
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Spain has two companies in the top 100 in the world
01 June 2015

Two Spanish Companies among Top 100 Family-Run Businesses in the World

There is a good handful of Spanish companies that are ranked among the top 500 of the most successful family-run businesses in the world. Included in the list are El Corte Inglés, Acciona, OHL,...
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Rise in foreign residents in social security system
26 May 2015

Increase in Number of Foreign Residents Registered with Social Security System in Spain

The number of foreign residents registered with the Social Security system in Spain rose by 2.85%, or 44,540 contributors, in April from the previous month, to now stand at 1,607,883. This is the...
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22 May 2015

How Does the Average Wage in Spain Compare with the Rest of Europe?

Some people may laugh, but according to the latest study by Adecco, the average wage in Spain in 2014 registered at 1,634 euro a month – a figure most likely to be earned in regions of the North...
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Unemployment in Spain falls in April
06 May 2015

Unemployment Falls by Record Amount in April

One of the main problems facing the Spanish economy is the high level of unemployment, which many calculate will take years or even decades to bring down to an acceptable figure. However, on a...
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Sales of electronic books
02 May 2015

Sales of Digital Books Begin to Tumble

After years of soaring success, the digital market has hit its peak and is losing sales. The number of e-books sold has halted and tablets aren’t flying off the shelves like they used to. Something...
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DIA branches out into fresh produce
01 May 2015

Battle of the Best as DIA Takes on Mercadona

Most people know Día supermarket to be one of the cheapest supermarkets around – a discount supermarket. Its popularity rose enormously during the hardest years of the economic crisis, and the group...
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This Year Starts with a Bang Due to Surge in Employment and Consumption
29 April 2015

This Year Starts with a Bang Due to Surge in Employment and Consumption

According to the Bank of Spain’s economic bulletin, consumer consumption has begun this year with the same strength that it ended 2014, being propelled by a surge in employment and good financial...
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Tourism on the rise
24 April 2015

Record Number of Tourists in Spain with Fewer Russians and More Brits

Spain closed the first three months of this year with a record 10.6 million international visitors, which is 5.3% more than the for the same period in 2014, according to statistics revealed this week...
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Costa Coffee to expand in Spain
06 April 2015

Starbucks Rival to Open 140 Stores in Spain

Personally, I’m quite happy to go for a coffee at my local Spanish bar. In fact, just in a 100-metre stretch of my road there are five bars that I could choose from in which to enjoy a coffee and...
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Lidl most popular products
06 April 2015
If, like me, you tend to shop in various supermarkets because not a single one has everything you need, you may end up popping into Lidl every now and again. The other day, I went in purposely for...
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