Catalonia Today

society

Fire destroys 1,500 pallets in Alt Penedès

Firefighters have extinguished a fire at a company in Sant Pere de Riudebitlles, Alt Penedès, which destroyed 1,500 wooden pallets and affected the facades of three nearby buildings. The fire broke out...

society

40 injured in Tenerife discotheque

At least 40 people were injured in the early hours of Sunday morning when the foundations of the Butterfly nightclub caved in due to a landslip. The discotheque is located near Playa de las Americas in...

international

Maximum alert in Bali following volcanic erruption

Indonesian and regional authorities issued warnings around Bali’s Mount Agung on Sunday as the volcano’s eruptions sent ash and steam more than 6,000 metres into the skies above the popular holiday...

economy

One in four women with jobs facing poverty

25.9% of women in the workplace are at risk of poverty, according to the latest report by the CCOO Union Secretariat of Women regarding the conditions of women in the workplace. The study compares the...

Irish border question complicates Brexit

The EU commissioner for Rural and Agricultural Development, Phil Hogan (Eire), has warned that the Brexit negotiations should ensure the continuing open border between the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland,...

justice

Supreme Court confirms joint prosecution of Catalan cases

The Supreme Court yesterday confirmed the expected in the macro-case against the government of the Generalitat and the independence process of October 1, finally unifying proceedings within the same court...

international

Macri opens investigation into naval disaster

Family members accused the Navy of putting their loved ones at unnecessary risk by sending them out in a more than 30-year-old vessel they suspect was not properly maintained, an accusation the Navy has...

economy

Cellnex looks to expand French market

Cellnex Telecom, the leading European operator of telecommunications infrastructure, this week opened a new office in Paris to reaffirm the company’s commitment to the French market, where it has been...

economy

Alimentaria 2018 aiming to attract 150,000 visitors

Alimentaria, one of the world’s largest trade fairs dedicated to food, will hold its next fair from April 16 to 19, 2018 at the Fira de Barcelona,Gran Via,, and expects to generate an economic impact...