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Santander Bank is closing several offices

Spain’s largest bank, Banco Santander, is planning to close nearly 450 offices throughout Spain in an effort to reduce costs and improve profitability. The closures means that 13% of the…

Uber is back in Spain

The Taxi rival Uber which was banned in Spain in December 2014 is now starting up again, but this time legally with licensed drivers. A Spanish judge has ruled that the…

The siesta could be scrapped

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy suggests that Spain should shorten the working day by saying adios to the siesta. In addition he wants to change the time zone to Western European Time. The Siesta…

Risky WiFi

A survey conducted on the Canary Islands shows that nine out of ten free wifi connections are fully open to hackers. It is the local company Wificlick who has been…

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Air traffic controller strike affects Spain

A French air traffic controllers strike affects airports in France and affect flights in French airspace. Many flights to and from Spain are being canceled. Ryanair is one of the…

Primark increases in Spain

The Irish fashion chain has had a great succes in Spain. During the past year the turnover in Spain has increased by 20%. They had a turnover of 1.17 billion euros…

High hotel occupancy

The tourist industry on the Costa del Sol is expecting a good summer after an Easter with a hotel occupancy above 80 percent, which was better than last year. Association the Hoteliers…

Easter celebrations in Spain

The Easter week, or The Holy Week as it is called in Spanish, is the largest and most celebrated religious event in all of Spain and is surrounded by many…

Investments on Costa Blanca

The large Spanish property developer TM Grupo Inmobiliario Torrevieja are investing in two mega construction projects on the Costa Blanca. The company has presented a plan to build about 1,000…

Easter traffic

The traffic authorities DGT are releasing information about when the Easter traffic is at its worst. If possible, one should try to avoid being out in traffic at these times….