Catalonia Today

international

Protesters demand resignation

Thousands of Guatemalans demanded the resignation of the country’s president, Jimmy Morales, for his inability to deal with the emergency caused by the violent eruption of the Fuego volcano on June 3,...

society

Estrella Damm premiers its 10th summer clip

In what has become a long-awaited tradition, the Catalan beer maker Estrella Damm will officially announce that summer is here today, with the new music and feeling clip which will serve as its advertisement...

international

Italy closes ports to ship with 629 migrants

Italy will refuse to let a humanitarian boat carrying more than 600 migrants dock at any of its ports and has asked the Mediterranean island of Malta to open its doors to the vessel, an official said on...

Calvet considering use of a flat-rate for Catalan toll roads

Catalonia’s Minister of Territory and Sustainability, Damià Calvet, does not rule out imposing a flat rate for drivers that would replace the tolls that in an initial phase would only be applicable...

Trump dynamites G-7

Trump withdraws US signature from the final G-7 statement after accusing Canada’s Trudeau of being “dishonest and weak” in standing up to him

Here for the duration

Sánchez names government with more women than men, professionals with proven expertise and obvious plans to see the legislature through to 2020

international

Rescue workers search for nearly 200 missing

Guatemalan authorities warned that the Fuego volcano was showing signs of greater activity on Tuesday night as the death toll from a devastating eruption at the weekend climbed to 75 and nearly 200 people...

international

May reaffirms commitment to Iran agreement

Theresa May held out against Israeli demands to join the US and pull out of the Iran nuclear control deal in talks in London yesterday. “Along with France and Germany, the UK continues to believe the...

economy

Support for emerging markets recognised

CaixaBank has been named as the best collaborating bank in the financing of emerging markets of 2017 by the International Financial Corporation (IFC), part of the World Bank Group, within the framework...