Catalonia Today

society

Hopes to end examiner’s dispute

The dispute that has caused a “monumental backlog” in driving tests may be in its final days after representatives of the DGT made a proposal of salary increases to the representatives of examiners...

And if you were locked up?

ANC, Omnium and CDR Osona and set up cells in the main square of Vic in an act of solidarity with Sánchez and Ciuxart before it visits other towns

Australia says “yes” to same-sex marriages

Australia hopes to legalise gay weddings before Christmas thanks to the victory of the “yes” vote in a non-binding referendum on the issue that will allow the debate on the reform of the marriage law...

international

Macron to lead November 13 commemoration

French President Emmanuel Macron, will today lead the ceremony in homage to the victims of the attacks that on November 13, 2015 claimed the lives of 130 people in Paris and Saint Denis, a commemoration...

health

Antiseptic dispensers to help flu prevention

Pharmacies throughout Catalonia and Spain have begun to install dispensers of antiseptic solution to help educate the public to and promote correct hand-washing as a means of flu prevention. More than...

business

Telefonica to be new IT provider for Seat

The Seat car company and Telefonica have signed an agreement for the communications giant to become the vehicle manufacturer’s supplier of strategic IT. The alliance between the companies involves cooperation...

Marc Márquez takes out 4th MotoGP title

Marc Márquez won his 4th MotoGP world title in five years yesterday after Andrea Dovizioso crashed during the Valencia Grand Prix at Xert. Márquez only needed an 11th place or better to seal the title....

business

Women entrepreneurs singled out

The 20th Fidem Awards last Friday recognised female entrepreneurs in business. These included Ana Bella in Social Entrepreneurship, Marta Rota in Careers; Helena Torras in Innovation; Lídia Claramunt,...

Colau-PSC deal at an end

54% of those who voted want an end to agreement with the PSC; Colau will attempt to see the mandate out in minority, seeking support on specific issues