Category Archives: National

Driving a foreign registered car in Spain

There has been some fake news spreading around the facebook recently, claiming that the rules for how long you can drive a foreign registered car in Spain has been reduced…

Supersano bans Palm Oil

The ecological supermarket chain Supersano is the first in Spain to ban palm oil in all of their products. More than 100 products have been removed from their shelves. There…

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Public holidays in Spain 2017

Spain has some public holidays that apply to the entire country, other public holidays which apply only regionally and even local holidays which apply only to some municipalities. National holidays…

Golden visa regulations for non-Europeans

The Spanish government has introduced new rules for visa application, a “Golden Visa”. The new visa rules make it easier for people from Russia, the US or other overseas countries…

Ryanair is recruiting in Spain

The Irish Low Cost Airline Ryanair is already among the largest in number of passengers between Spain and UK and now they are planning to become even bigger. Now they…

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High speed WiFi on the AVE trains

High speed trains and high speed internet belong together and by the end of 2017 Spain’s AVE trains will be offering high speed internet access to all travellers. There will be…

President Mariano Rajoy

Spain has finally got a government

Now it’s official. The conservative party Partido Popular with their leader Mariano Rajoy has formed a government and a 10-month long political crisis has finally come to an end. Spain…

246.000 counterfeit sunglasses seized

Policia Nacional has seized 246,120 counterfeit sunglasses and arrested two suspects in Madrid. The investigation began after French customs informed Spanish police that they had seized 75,000 fake sunglasses that were…

Young Spaniards prepared to emigrate

More than half of young Spaniards believe they will have to emigrate to find work within the next two years. The survey “Youth and employment, from their point of view”…

President Mariano Rajoy

Socialists gives way to Partido Popular

Spain seems to escape a third election. During a poll in Madrid on Sunday PSOE decided that they will support Mariano Rajoy when and if he makes a new attempt…