- Spain ban on train drivers' mobiles
Spain is introducing a ban on train drivers using mobile phones after the Santiago de Compostela crash that killed 79 people in July.
BBC News. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:33:08 GMT.
- Spain slumps on corruption index
Transparency International's corruption perception survey cuts Spain's rating to put it 40th out of 177 countries after a series of recent scandals.
BBC News. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:12:58 GMT.
- Spain's Nov jobless falls for 1st time since 1997
Official figures show the number of people registered as unemployed in Spain fell by a little under 2,500 in November, the first drop during the month since the current system was introduced 1997.
Miami Herald. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 04:10 EST.
- Local firm acquires Spain’s food brand
Turkey’s Toksöz Group has acquired Spanish fruit juice producer Zumos Palma
Hurriyet. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 00:01:00 +0200.
- By Targeting Real Madrid And Barcelona Regulators Could Cripple La Liga
Perhaps it is their desperation for cash due to the country's dismal economy and declining tax revenue. Or perhaps they have decided that rules are rules--no exceptions. ...
By Mike Ozanian. Forbes. Mon, 2 Dec 2013 20:36:00 GMT.
- New Mustang will premiere in 5 time zones
The next Ford Mustang will have its world premiere on "Good Morning America" Thursday, Dec. 5 -- while saying "Good afternoon, Spain" and "Good evening, China" at the same time.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:47:06 EST. Subscription required.
- Reality Check: Smarter smartphones to test enterprise resources
Smartphones are set to become smarter than their users by 2017, according to analysts speaking at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, held earlier this month in Barcelona, Spain. Accumulated apps and contextual information.
Fernando Alvarez, Vp and Mobile Solutions Practice Leader, C. RCR Wireless. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:00:17 +0000.
- China Criticizes Spanish Court's Arrest Orders for Chinese Officials
China has criticized a Spanish court's decision to order the arrest of five former Chinese leaders accused of involvement in "genocidal" policies in Tibet. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:11:56 -0500.
- Spanish Court Seeks Arrest of Former Chinese Leaders in Tibet Case
Spain's National Court has ordered arrest warrants for former Chinese President Jiang Zemin and four other officials on suspicion of involvement in alleged genocide in Tibet. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 13:18:18 -0500.
Facts About Iberian Peninsula States
The Iberian States include Spain, Portugal, and Andorra. They are
located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. For more
news and information about each of the Iberian Peninsula countries,
visit the official goverment websites listed below.
The Kingdom of Spain's capital city is Madrid, and its currency is the
Euro. Spanish is the official language of Spain, and in 2007, the
country's estimated population was 40,448,000.
The Portuguese Republic's capital city is Lisbon, and its currency is
the Euro. Portuguese is the official language of Portugal,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 10,643,000.
The Principality of Andorra's capital city is Andorra la Vella, and its
currency is the Euro. Catalan, French, and Spanish are the primary
languages spoken in Andorra, and in 2007, the principality's estimated
population was 72,000.
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