04/03/2014. Unemployment has fallen by 1,949. This is the first reduction in February since 2007. In seasonally-adjusted terms, unemployment has fallen by 55,353. This is the largest reduction since current records began. Unemployment has fallen by 227…
Protocol with Switzerland to improve fiscal information exchange in full effect as from January 2014
03/03/2014. The new protocol between Spain and Switzerland amending the agreement on avoiding double taxation and the exchange of information under OECD standards has been in full effect since January 2014.
01/03/2014. The Government of Spain is deeply concerned by the situation in Ukraine, which remains uncertain and far from stable. The tension now building in Crimea is especially serious.
02/03/2014. The Government of Spain condemns the terrible attack carried out at the railway station in Kunming, in south-west China, killing dozens of people and injuring over a hundred others.
27/02/2014. The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, José Manuel García-Margallo, presided over the official opening of the exhibition entitled “1986-2014. Spain in Europe” at the headquarters of Casa de América in Madrid.
27/02/2014. With an increase of 6.5%, Germany was the emitting market with the highest spending figure. This was followed by the United Kingdom – with an increase of 8% – and the Nordic countries (up 9.4%). The Canary Islands – the main destination – r…
27/02/2014. Domestic consumption remained stable at 0.5% and recorded positive results for the third consecutive quarter. Investment in capital goods posted four consecutive positive quarterly results and stands at an average of 2.2% for the year as a …
26/02/2014. Together with the Algerian Foreign Affairs Minister, Ramtane Lamamra, the Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, José Manuel García-Margallo, officially opened the first seminar on water in the Western Mediterranean.
26/02/2014. The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, José Manuel García-Margallo, held political talks with his Algerian counterpart, Ramtane Lamamra, on his first official visit to our country.
26/02/2014. British and Spanish experts met in Madrid from 24th to 26th February to address the issue of asset recovery and to deepen the knowledge of each country´s legal framework, with a view to improving performance in this area. Asset recovery is crucial for successfully tackling organised crime by ensuring criminals are deprived of their ill-gotten gains.
Spain-UK Cooperation in fighting organised crime