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The Supreme Court will strike down key sections of a government rule restricting bookmaker advertising

The Supreme Court will strike down key sections of a government rule restricting bookmaker advertising

The Supreme Court has struck down several key aspects of regulations introduced by the government in 2020 to limit the advertising of betting houses and their products. The judges partially granted the appeal of the Spanish Digital Games Association, canceling the Royal Decree of the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, led by Alberto Garzon: the one […]

The weekend brings warm temperatures, with some parts of the peninsula above normal for the season

The weekend brings warm temperatures, with some parts of the peninsula above normal for the season

The weekend will arrive in Spain, accompanied by a climate of contrasts due to the influence of Hurricane Kathleen in the Atlantic. Kathleen is set to change the weather across the peninsula with a general rise in temperatures between 5 and 10 degrees above normal, although its effects will also bring rain to parts of […]

Easter rains raise water supplies by 5 points to 63%: data by reservoir

Easter rains raise water supplies by 5 points to 63%: data by reservoir

Easter rains boosted water reserves in the last week with 3,000 hectometres of water, five points in just 7 days. According to the latest data, Spain is entering spring and the irrigation campaign with reservoirs fuller than in previous years, but still with worrying situations in some basins, especially in Andalusia, Murcia and Catalonia. The […]

The public debt in relation to the gross domestic product has decreased by 17.6 points compared to the peak of the pandemic, to 107.7%.

The public debt in relation to the gross domestic product has decreased by 17.6 points compared to the peak of the pandemic, to 107.7%.

Spain’s total debt has not stopped rising since 2020, from 1.23 trillion to a record 1.575 trillion in December, as a result of the shock of the pandemic and the price crisis. We face public investment efforts in recent years to respond to these historic crises “and help families and companies [financiación de los ERTE […]

Companies struggling to get financing rise 7 points to 20% on ECB rate hike

Companies struggling to get financing rise 7 points to 20% on ECB rate hike

In the fourth quarter, compared to the previous quarter, companies with financing problems in our country increased by 7 points, from 13% to 20%. Interest rate hikes by the European Central Bank (ECB) are starting to hurt the private sector, which has recently been getting cheaper loans than ever before. Until, in July 2022, the […]

Ibex 35 closes above 10,000 points for the first time since February 2020.

Ibex 35 closes above 10,000 points for the first time since February 2020.

The Ibex 35 reached the 10,000-point barrier this Tuesday. This round’s number was exceeded for the first time since February 20, 2020, weeks before the start of the COVID-19 restrictions. After starting the day in negative territory, the trading day ended at 10,003 points, a gain of 0.68% compared to Tuesday, and a good series […]

The amnesty talks weigh on the PSOE and put the PP ahead by more than five points.

The amnesty talks weigh on the PSOE and put the PP ahead by more than five points.

Pedro Sánchez is now president after weeks of negotiations over an amnesty law that have hurt his party. Polls suggest the Socialists are paying the price, dropping two points in a month, while Alberto Núñez Feijoo’s PP mounts a profitable campaign against the pact with the junta to hold a lead of more than five […]

CIS leads PP by more than two points over PSOE

CIS leads PP by more than two points over PSOE

An October barometer from the Center for Sociological Research (CIS) shows that the PP would win the general election if it were held now, by more than two points over the PSOE. Alberto Núñez Feijo will receive 33.9% of the votes. Socialists are almost one point behind and remain with 31.3% of the votes. The […]

Only in 2024, the number of installers of charging points will increase by 25%

Only in 2024, the number of installers of charging points will increase by 25%

Many professions and trades have disappeared and will disappear throughout history as the habits and customs of societies change. At the same time, and for the same reasons, new types of work appear that cover needs that did not exist before. In the case of the electric car, its progressive promotion, although in countries like […]

How to read John Fosse, Nobel laureate without a period

How to read John Fosse, Nobel laureate without a period

“He always writes about issues that people have no choice but to face, be it death, love, jealousy or spirituality.” And he does it very abstractly and concretely at the same time.” This is how translator Cristina Gómez Bagetun explains the work of John Fosse, winner of the 2023 Nobel Prize in Literature. The translator […]

2023 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discoverers of quantum dots

2023 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discoverers of quantum dots

The 2023 Nobel Prize in Chemistry will be awarded to Mung G. Bawendy, Louis E. Bruce and Alexey I. Ekimov’s work for the discovery of quantum dots. According to the Nobel committee, these are new types of materials, the smallest components of nanotechnology now emit their light from TVs and LED lamps, and can also […]

Two orphans’ fight against BBVA, which raised the bill for banks using abusive clauses

Two orphans’ fight against BBVA, which raised the bill for banks using abusive clauses

A few weeks ago, the Constitutional Court issued a ruling aimed at the Spanish banking sector: if they lost a lawsuit against a customer for putting abusive clauses in a mortgage, they would have to pay the costs of the lawsuit. The full sentence reveals that behind the case is the story of two young […]

Spain’s public charging points, one of the most expensive and least used in Europe

Spain’s public charging points, one of the most expensive and least used in Europe

he III report on electric mobility in Spain, recently published by OBS Business Scholl, paints a bleak picture of the development of public charging infrastructure in our country. Among the most worrying aspects, we find that the cost of recharging is one of the most expensive in Europe, which, together with the lack of control […]

The CIS gives the PSOE winner 1.8 points ahead of the PP, making it the third force ahead of Vox.

The CIS gives the PSOE winner 1.8 points ahead of the PP, making it the third force ahead of Vox.

The PSOE widens its lead over the PP amid a complex governance scenario that polls on June 23 established. According to the Center for Sociological Research (CIS), the Socialists would win the general election if they were held now with a 1.8-point lead over Alberto Núñez Feijoo’s party. The PSOE has an estimated 33.5% of […]

The ECB raises interest rates by another 0.25 basis points to 4.5%, the highest in 2001, despite the risk of a recession in Europe.

The ECB raises interest rates by another 0.25 basis points to 4.5%, the highest in 2001, despite the risk of a recession in Europe.

The European Central Bank (ECB) on Thursday decided to raise interest rates by another 0.25 basis points to 4.5%, the highest since 2001. The institution, led by Christine Lagarde, is continuing its most aggressive cycle of monetary tightening in its history to fight inflation, despite the risk of a recession. . The ECB started raising […]

At 18:00, participation in the general election drops to 53.12%, almost four points lower than in 2019.

At 18:00, participation in the general election drops to 53.12%, almost four points lower than in 2019.

At 18:00, participation in the general election had fallen by almost four points to 53.12% compared to 56.85% in the 10 November 2019 rerun. This figure is also lower than the April 2019 figure of 60.76%, but higher at 222% than at 51%. attended the polls and does not include those who voted by mail, […]

At 14:00, participation in the general elections increases by two and a half points and exceeds 40%.

At 14:00, participation in the general elections increases by two and a half points and exceeds 40%.

At 14:00, participation in the general election increases by two and a half points: 40.48% compared to 37.92% in the November 10, 2019 repeat. This is one point behind the turnout at the same time on April 28, 2019, when it was 49% to 6.1% but more than 4.1% (39% but 4.1%). This is a […]

Polls of the day: PP’s lead over PSOE shrinks to just 1.7 points after hours of head-to-head.

Polls of the day: PP’s lead over PSOE shrinks to just 1.7 points after hours of head-to-head.

A few hours after the televised meeting between Pedro Sánchez and Alberto Núñez Feijoo, the daily publication of election surveillance continues in various media. The picture this Monday is a slight swing between PP and PSOE. Accordingly 40dB survey for country and SERPP gives way to Vox and falls by four tenths, leaving the gap […]