Catalonia Today

Spain: like a “banana republic”

More emails by judges damage Spain’s international reputation; Madrid says they are 'personal' messages

Maragall hopes for political solution to Delgations

The Catalan external affairs minister Minister Ernest Maragall yesterday reopened the Generalitat Delegation in Berlin, the first after the lifting of article 155. Maragall expressed the hope that a “political...

traffic

Road toll reaches 52 in Catalonia over summer

“Speeding, using the phone, not respecting traffic signals, alcohol and drug consumption or not wearing the seat belt leads us to be suicidal and even homicidal on the roads.” This, according to Miquel...

Record number of junior girls’ teams in volleyball

Catalonia’s Volleyball Federation has registered a record in the inscriptions of female junior teams. In the first and second divisions there are now 104 female teams and in the four years the number...

international

More than five million children at risk of famine

Save the Children has warned that five million children are at risk of famine in Yemen as the Saudi-led coalition carries out an offensive on a strategic port in the country. Save the Children has said...

The two Koreas to make joint bid for 2032 Olympics

North and South Korea will bid jointly for the 2032 Olympics, they announced Wednesday, in an ambitious plan built on hopes of deepening a diplomatic thaw which began this year’s Winter Games in the...

spain

Judge orders investigation into Justice complex

The national court Judge José de la Mata yesterday opened an investigation into a possible shortfall of €100 million in the failed project of Madrid’s Campus de la Justícia launched by the government...

Health workers needed

Health Department meets with the different actors in the sector to detect shortcomings and establish lines of action; no mention of new investments

labour

Mossos negotiate working conditions

The Generalitat and the representatives of the Mossos d’Esquadra agreed yesterday to create a working table to improve the working conditions of the Catalan police force. The Minister of the Interior,...