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The Spanish language, alive and kicking

According to the Instituto Cervantes annual report, the number of Spanish speakers has increased to 572 million.

25 figures for 25 years of Ibero-American Summits

The Ibero-American Secretariat General (SEGIB) has published Somos Iberoamérica: 25 años de Cumbres Iberoamericanas, a book of interviews with leading figures from Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula that celebrates the 25th anniversary of Ibero-American Summits.

 ‘Resurrected’ proteins to measure prehistoric animals

Nanobiomechanics researchers at Donostia-based CIC nanoGUNE are focusing on titin, a giant protein, rather than fossils to calculate the size of early animals.

Madrid Plaza Mayor’s 400th anniversary

The city of Madrid is celebrating the 400th birthday of its most iconic square with a host of cultural events highlighting its role as one of the nerve centres of city life.

Barcelona and Madrid Airports, among the best in the world

The world’s ten best airports include El Prat (seventh) and Adolfo Suárez-Barajas (eighth) according to AirHelp’s ranking.

Sefarad Centre’s tenth anniversary: ties beyond history

On the occasion of its tenth anniversary, the centre focused on the Holocaust and the fight against anti-Semitism.

The King and Queen of Spain strengthen Spain-UK ties

King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia on the first official trip of Spanish monarchs to the UK in thirty years.

Elcano Royal Institute to lead European project against radicalization leading to violent extremism

The project, MINDb4ACT, is part of the Horizon 2020 programme and involves 18 European research centres and organisations.

San Fermin Festival: from Pamplona to the world

Thanks to RTVE’s coverage, the running of the bulls reached millions of fans worldwide.

Spanish food goes global with ICEX and Amazon

‘Alimentos & Vinos de España’: an online store where 170 Spanish SMEs in the food industry can sell their goods.

Gold Medal for Merit at Work for Pau Gasol

The Marca España Honorary Ambassador was one of the 15 awardees whose achievements were recognised by the Government of Spain.

Organised by Fundación Vidaplus, the event gathered more than 40 speakers from a variety of fields

The 1st International Longevity and Cryopreservation Summit, organised by Fundación Vidaplus, took place in Madrid, Seville and Barcelona.

Spain steps up role in European Defence

In the aftermath of Brexit, our country will assume greater leadership in the EU security and defence model.

A journey to the origins of modern Spanish diplomacy

The headquarters of the Diplomatic School of Spain hosted the presentation of ‘Origen del Servicio Diplomático moderno español’, a book by Manuel Alonso Núñez and Manuel Castillo Alonso focusing on the role of the Language Interpretation Office, established in the sixteenth century.

The ‘Santa María’ vessel, ready to set sails again

In the context of the 525th anniversary of the ‘Encounter Between the Old and the New World’, Nao Victoria Foundation is building a replica of the most famous ship from the Age of Discoveries.

The Most Beautiful Villages of the World come to Spain

The representatives of the 500 Most Beautiful Villages of the World held their international meeting in Albarracín (Teruel) and Morella (Castellón).

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