May 08, 2021 05:25 PM IST
Spain has set the goal of vaccinating 70 percent of its adult population — some 33 million people — by the end of August. After being slowed by delays in shipments from drug makers, the country has sped up its vaccination efforts and now has gotten at least one shot to almost 13 million people.
- Apr 27, 2021 05:51 PM IST
As there are no direct flights from India to Spain, the measure will apply to those who travelled via third countries, government spokeswoman Maria Jesus Montero said
- Mar 31, 2021 06:53 PM IST
A number of other European countries have gone further and lifted the age limit altogether, or, like in Germany, are now giving the AstraZeneca vaccine primarily to older people.
- Mar 27, 2021 05:22 PM IST
Anyone arriving by land from risk areas will have to present a negative PCR (polymerase chain reaction) test that was taken within 72 hours prior to their arrival.
- Mar 23, 2021 08:30 PM IST
The pandemic has been particularly hard on Spain's economy due to its reliance on tourism and the service sector. The country’s left-wing government has maintained a furlough program to reduce the impact, but over a million jobs have been wiped out. Many had no option but to live in their car for close to a year.
- Mar 18, 2021 10:39 PM IST
The bill was the result of a lengthy legislative journey that began three years ago and underwent several rounds of revision in parliamentary committees and in the Senate.
- Mar 05, 2021 02:43 PM IST
Rather than going into lockdown like last year, Spain this time opted for preserving a weak economic recovery and instead imposed night-time curfews, caps on social gatherings and mobility controls across its regions. Schools and most shops remained open, including bars and restaurants in regions like Madrid.
- Jan 31, 2021 05:34 PM IST
The club expressed its 'absolute support for Lionel Messi, especially in the face of any attempt to discredit his image, and to damage his relationship with the entity where he has worked to become the best player in the world and in football history.'
- Jan 13, 2021 02:02 PM IST
Las Ventas is one of the most prized venues in bullfighting, and a privileged place for its pupils to learn. It is the biggest ring in Spain with a capacity for more than 23,000 spectators and the third largest in the world.
- Jan 09, 2021 09:25 PM IST
The storm had caused serious disruptions or closed altogether over 650 roads by Saturday morning, according to Spain’s transit authorities, which urged people to stay indoors and avoid all non-essential travel.
- Jan 08, 2021 10:35 PM IST
The heavy snowfall that in some areas started on Thursday was leading to serious disruptions by mid-Friday in some 270 roads and cancelled or delayed more than 40 flights, according to Spain’s road and airport authorities.
- Dec 28, 2020 05:30 PM IST
The Spanish branch of Pfizer informed Madrid on Sunday night of the delay in shipments to the eight nations due to a "problem in the loading and shipment process" at its plant in Belgium, the health ministry said in a statement.
- Dec 26, 2020 07:09 PM IST
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said the new viral strain "may be up to 70 percent more transmissible than the original version of the disease".
- Dec 19, 2020 08:30 PM IST
Children's entertainer Fuentes, a Chilean who has been living in Spain for the past decade, has transformed an old shipping container in Leganes, south of Madrid, into a grotto-cum-production studio.
- Dec 16, 2020 03:16 PM IST
The Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) said that India is currently the seventh largest readymade garment supplier to Spain with an export of $817.6 million in 2019, which is just 4.2 percent of Spain's market.
- Dec 08, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Three females named Zala, Nima and Run Run and Kiumbe, a male, were tested after keepers noticed they showed slight symptoms of coronavirus.
- Oct 23, 2020 02:05 PM IST
The country of 47 million is among those hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, with more than 34,000 deaths attributed to the disease.
- Oct 22, 2020 06:38 PM IST
Neither have been particularly impressive of late. Both lost their last La Liga games to lowly opponents, and some are questioning if this will be the lowest-quality Clasico seen for a long time.
- Oct 02, 2020 04:53 PM IST
By publishing the decree, the conservative-led regional government will reluctantly comply with an order from the central government to ban non-essential travel to and from the city to fight a steep surge in COVID-19 cases.
- Sep 29, 2020 11:16 PM IST
A video of the wine flooding Spanish winery has gone viral on the internet after it was shared on Twitter by local radio station Radio Albacete on September 25.
- Sep 29, 2020 06:49 PM IST
The ERTE extension is part of a broader social protection package adopted by the cabinet on Tuesday, that also includes prolonging a ban on evicting vulnerable tenants.
- Sep 18, 2020 04:35 PM IST
Most attacks were carried out by hackers from China and Russia, often from state organisations, but also by criminal organisations and universities who trade in hacked data, security sources said.
- Aug 30, 2020 08:20 PM IST
The ruling body said the only way for the Argentine forward to be released from the contract was to trigger a 700-million euros ($833 million) release clause.
- Aug 24, 2020 03:25 PM IST
Portable pools have turned out to be a great option to escape heat while staying at home in Spanish summer amid coronavirus pandemic
- Aug 22, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The number of companies registered to pay social security by the end of July was 1,282,346, according to figures from the Ministry of Inclusion, Social Security and Migration, or 91,240 fewer firms than in February before the government imposed a strict lockdown to try to contain COVID-19.