Finance

FILMMAKERS are flocking to take advantage of tax breaks in Spain. Rebates of up to 20 per cent, or 40 per cent in the Canary Islands, have been offered to…
THE legendary American writer Mark Twain once said there are two types of speakers: those who are nervous and those who lie. Most people would agree that they are of…
SPANIARDS have overtaken the Italians and become richer according to new data from the International Monetary Fund. The country’s per capita gross domestic product (€31,087) exceeded that of Italy (€30,994)…
RELEASED in 1981, Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark is one of the most culturally significant movies of all time. The very first film in the globe-trotting…
THE amount of money invested in Cataluña was more than €3 billion in 2017, a fall of 39.8 per cent compared to the previous year. Foreign investment throughout Spain fell…
A MASTERPIECE by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso has smashed the British record after selling for £49.8 million (€56.2 million) at auction. The Malaga-born painter’s ‘Femme au Béret et à la…
THE Spanish government is launching a crackdown on gambling publicity. Radio and television adverts for online betting firms will be banned in ‘childrens’ hours,’ which are to run from 8-9am…
MORE THAN 1,300 new companies were registered in Andalucia in November last year, according to government figures. Capital for the companies was more than €65 million. One company was created…
SPAIN has revised its prediction for growth in 2018, now forecasting that the country’s economy will expand by at least 2.5% this year. Following the Catalan independence crisis, investors and…
SPAIN was the leading orange exporter in the EU in 2016, according to figures released by Eurostat. The data showed that Spain was by far the highest exporter of oranges…
WITH iGaming and online casinos becoming ever more popular, there are some concerns about responsible gambling and players becoming too easily addicted thanks to the ease and convenience of online…
HERE at the Euro Weekly News, we like to keep on top of the news and this includes topics from all over the Europe and beyond. Recently, we have read…
ONLINE shopping in Spain is forecast to grow again to reach almost 28 billion euros by the end of 2017. The ecommerce turnover in Spain was worth 23.91 billion euros…
WHEN starting up your own business there are many things you must consider. Basic decisions need to be made up front as to what product or service your business will…
WHETHER the traditionalist likes it or not, paper-based currency is very much an endangered species, and in a few decades' years time, we may well be living in a cashless…
WHEN a club makes a huge signing in terms of the transfer fee, it expects to get results as soon as possible. During the summer break of 2017, many huge…
Page 1 of 45

Poll of the Week

Following reports that a Spanish airport is infested with cockroaches, do you think the country's airports are unhygienic?

New online edition graphic