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How does Spain’s cost of living compare to the rest of Europe?

22, Jun 2021

In general, it can be said that the cost of living in Spain is affordable. Yet Spaniards pay considerably more for mobile telephony and internet than the average European consumer. Tobacco and alcoholic beverages on…
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More than 30% Spaniards fully vaccinated

22, Jun 2021

MALAGA – Vaccination continues at a rapid pace in Spain. More than 30% of the Spanish population is fully vaccinated. In the past weekend, more than 950,000 shots were taken. This means almost half of…
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Spain introduces temporary VAT reductions on electricity

22, Jun 2021

On Thursday, the Spanish government will approve VAT reductions to temporarily reduce customers’ electricity bills. In some cases, the VAT reduces to 10%. The tax on energy production will also be temporarily suspended.
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International air passenger traffic in Spain soars in May

22, Jun 2021

MALAGA – The number of international passengers in Spain increased in May, compared to April, by 71% to almost 1.4 million. This is the highest air passenger traffic number since August 2020. 29% of passengers…
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New rapid home delivery grocery services in Spain

21, Jun 2021

Forgot something in the supermarket and don’t feel like going back? That is no longer a problem, because three start-ups provide home delivery grocery services in no time. Currently, this is only available in Barcelona…
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European Council questions Spain’s freedom of expression

21, Jun 2021

The European Council openly questions freedom of expression in Spain after a new report on the sentencing of Catalan political leaders in 2017. This despite the fact they will receive a short-term pardon from the…
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Cardiac arrest footballer Eriksen exposes major problem in Spain

21, Jun 2021

After the cardiac arrest of footballer Christian Eriksen, more attention is being paid to health issue. 30,000 Spaniards die every year following a heart attack. According to experts, this high death rate is not necessary,…
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Galicia welcomes pilgrims again on the Camino de Santiago

21, Jun 2021

For a year and a half it was understandably very quiet on the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. The Camino de Santiago converges from different sides of Spain and ends deep in Galicia. The…
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What is the Covid mortality rate in Spain?

21, Jun 2021

MADRID – Spain is the seventh country in the EU with the highest increase in mortality rate during the pandemic. However, different authorities in Spain give different numbers of deaths that can be directly attributed…
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More than a thousand animals waiting for slaughter in Spanish abattoir

21, Jun 2021

ANDALUCIA – 1,100 sheep and goats have been locked up in an abattoir in Andújar for weeks. The regional government of Andalucia temporarily closed the slaughterhouse as employees did not comply with the prescribed rules…
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