Spain criticised for Desalination Plants

World Wildlife Fund Criticises Building of Desalination Plants in SpainThe World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has criticised the ‘frenetic building’ of desalination plants in Spain and their negative effect to climate change and the ecosystem. As stated by the study Spain has among the greatest capacities for desalination but it’s warned this isn’t the most effective method of ensuring the supply …

Spanish theatres on strike

Spanish Theatres are closed due in protest over new law The Spanish Federation of Cinemas (FECE), which comprises 90% of all theatres in Spain, has called on its associates to strike for 24 hours in protest over the suggested new Theatre law. The Managing Director FECE, Rafael Alvero, has accused the government of neglecting to negotiate with his organisation which …

Bob Dylan Granted the Principe de Asturias Prize for the Arts

The American singer songwriter Bob Dylan has been given the 2007 Principe de Asturias Prize for the Arts. Bob Dylan the architects Frank Gerhy has been selected above other nominees and Rafael Moneo and the British musician Andrew Lloyd Weber. The jury for the Principe de Asturias Prize for the Arts who awarded a prize for International Cooperation to Al …

Credit Default Option Gauge Shows Increases

The S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Option Indices, a measure of developments in consumer credit default options, continued to demonstrate a rise in default rates through December, based on data released by S& Experian and P Dow Jones Indices.

Online banking profits soar in Spain

Online banking profits soar by 71.4% It was not long ago that online banks in Spain collected losses. Nevertheless, a few years past on-line banking started to be prosperous because of an aggressive commercial policy aimed at bringing new customers and the amounts of this year suggest that ebanking increasingly more are being used by Spaniards. In the very first …

Spanish mayor was employed with no degree in medicine as a GP

Popular Party Mayor declares working as a physician without being qualified Jose Miguel Llorca Senabre, former Mayor of Villajoyosa, a small town on the Costa Blanca where the PP lost their absolute majority in the recent local elections, has been made to stand down and renounce his seat in the council subsequent to the press disclosed that he’s been employed …

Spain Celebrates 30 Years of Democracy

Now is the 30th anniversary of democracy in Spain. To mark the event the King, Don Juan Carlos I, discussed yesterday in parliament where he asked for’ comprehension and unity to be able to face the significant problems facing the nation, predicated on genuine dialogue’. King said the future depended on the citizens of Spain who in his words had …

Breakthrough hand transplant by Spanish surgeons

Valencian Hospital in Initiating Hand Transplant Surgery In the Virgen del Consuelo hospital in Valencia physicians have carried out a pioneering hand transplant surgery on a guy who lost use of his hand that was only after suffering a stroke. The guy, who’d lost his left hand 40 years past, had not been able since enduring from the stroke which …