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Outstanding in Environment
Society
Fri, 05/29/2015 - 15:04
The latest report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) highlights Spain as the “world reference in biodiversity”.
Sevilla makes history in Europe
Sport
Thu, 05/28/2015 - 15:26
The Spanish team wins its second UEFA Europe League in a row and, with four cups, becomes the side that has won this championship the most times.
Wazypark, the Spanish app that unveils crowdparking
Company
Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:51
This free application is based on the geo-location and community collaboration to find parking.
Human technology to join mind and machine
We are
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 13:04
A wheelchair that reads the mind of a disabled person? It may appear to be science fiction, but this is not the case. José del R. Millán is leading the team of researchers that has created software to handle machines and computers using thought.
In search of the definitive brain map
Society
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:44
Spanish brain surgeons are developing a platform that enables a 3D stereoscopic image of the brain to be obtained to operate with greater precision.
15 Springs of Music in Barcelona
Culture
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:37
Faced with the challenge of exceeding 190,000 visitors in last year’s edition, the festival will programme over 200 performances in Barcelona.
Companies are gaining weight in Sweden through Marca España
Company
Mon, 05/25/2015 - 12:55
The Spanish Ambassador in Stockholm has organised some conferences to boost the presence of Spanish companies in Sweden and promote Marca España.
Spain moves closer to the Emirate of Sharjah
Culture
Mon, 05/25/2015 - 12:05
A representative of the Spanish Cultural Heritage Institute has attended the Sharjah Heritage Days for the first time ever, a festival to promote the culture and folklore of this Arab Emirate.
Mateo Valero, Director of the Barcelona Supercomputing Center
We are
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 14:57
Mateo Valero, Mateo Valero, Director of the Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Business promotion, the driving force for Marca España
Economy
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:47
Public institutions and companies met at the 2nd Marca España Meeting to talk about the improved external image that Espinosa de los Monteros attributes to the structural change involved in the internationalization of national companies.
A robot capable of sensing situations
Society
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:15
A research group from the Complutense University and Madrid Polytechnic University have developed a robot capable of seeing and dodging moving obstacles.
The work forms part of the PERFORM project, a European initiative for the implementation of control systems and treatment of neurodegenerative movement diseases
Society
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:18
Researchers at Madrid Polytechnic University have created a system of 'wearable' and 'low-cost' sensors that issue an alert from the patient’s home if anomalies are detected.
Spain, Factory of Innovative Ideas
Economy
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 13:23
Spain has the largest network of company incubators in Europe, an essential infrastructure for the creation of start-ups.
Exploring the Future of Graphene
Company
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:36
In Yecla, a family-run business is working to revolutionise the graphene market, a material set to change the world.
CSIC takes one further step in the fight against rare diseases
Society
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 16:10
Spanish researchers find a new treatment for the Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome, a condition that alters the quality of life of patients.
Spanish Patent Record in Europe
Society
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 13:09
The European Patent Office (EPO) granted a total of 467 new registrations to Spanish firms in 2014, up 18% on the previous year and the highest ever annual figure.
Spanish wines: among the world’s best
Society
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 17:29
Spain is the largest exporter of wine in the world and ranks third in terms of awarded wineries.
Ready for the Ryder Cup 2022
Sport
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 15:56
Spain wants to host the most important men’s golf competition in the world for a second time.
Closer to the Energy System of the Future
Society
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 10:35
Three Electro-Mechanical Engineering undergraduates from Comillas University have taken away the award for the most innovative initiative at the Power Matrix event organised by Siemens.
The series that is all the rage is Spanish
Culture
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 10:10
The RTVE series, ‘The Ministry of Time’, is a huge hit on Internet and has raised interest from TV channels all over the world, including the American FOX.
Cepsa sets foot in Asia
Company
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 15:28
The energy group strengthens its leading position in the global petrochemical industry opening its first plant in Shanghai.
Quality for competition in international markets
Economy
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 18:38
Spain has a full set of technical standards to certify product and service quality, thus facilitating entry to markets around the world.
New museums: Art sets eyes on Málaga
Culture
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:14
A short walk across the historic district of Picasso’s hometown is enough to come across Francis Bacon, Frida Kahlo, René Magritte, Alberto Giacometti, Wassily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall, Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet or Antoni Tàpies.
Spanish books conquer readerships around the world
Culture
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 18:30
Once again, the Spanish publishing industry had a strong presence in the book fairs in London, Bogotá and Buenos Aires.
Spanish Tourist Industry: 1st in the world in competitiveness
Economy
Fri, 05/08/2015 - 11:04
The Spanish tourist sector heads the World Economic Forum’s competitiveness ranking for the first time ever.
Montmeló: 25 years at the elite of Formula 1
Sport
Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:33
The Spanish Grand Prix has attracted a total of 4.5 million spectators since its first edition in 1991. Its economic impact per event is estimated at around €200 million.
WOMAD, Cultural Melting Pot
Culture
Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:08
Caceres hosts a new edition of the international festival par excellence of music from around the world.
A Coruña, Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Malaga, Seville and Valencia are among the Top 50 “smartest” cities in Europe, according to the IESE Cities in Motion Index 2015
Society
Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:25
A Coruña, Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Málaga, Sevilla y Valencia están entre las cincuenta ciudades más “inteligentes” de Europa, según el Índice IESE Cities in Motion 2015.
Infinity, the Galician strategy game that is triumphing around the world
Company
Wed, 05/06/2015 - 17:11
Thanks to the success of the Infinity game, Corvus Belli has become the second miniatures company in Europe and the third in the United States.
Stem cells to treat knee osteoarthritis
Society
Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:59
A group of Spanish researchers has confirmed the suitability of the use of stem cells from donors in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. The results of their work have been published in Transplantation, the leading international journal in the field of transplants and cell therapy.
The Spanish supercomputer is 10 years old
Society
Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:51
MareNostrum, the crown jewel of the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, is awaiting an upgrade which will once more place it among the top supercomputers in the world.
Little haute couture by Caquel
Society
Mon, 05/04/2015 - 10:40
Raquel Arias started out quite by chance but almost five years later, her kidswear line has clients all over the world.
When Picasso was P. Ruiz
Culture
Mon, 05/04/2015 - 10:29
An exhibition in A Coruña features the first artistic steps of the immortal Spanish painter on the 120th anniversary of his first exhibition.
At the forefront of ‘cultural engineering’
Company
Thu, 04/30/2015 - 16:02
Acciona Producciones y Diseño reaches a new milestone in the execution of major audiovisual projects with its presentation of the ‘Katara Plaza’ mega shopping, cultural and leisure complex.
Piel de Toro
Sport
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:14
The capital of Spain hosts one of the sporting events of the year: the Mutua Madrid Open 2015, the second most important clay tournament in the world, which will be held at the Caja Mágica from 1st to 10th May.
Álvaro Palacios, Man of the Year for the British Decanter Magazine
Society
Tue, 04/28/2015 - 17:39
The wine producer, Álvaro Palacios has been named 'Man of the Year 2015' by the British wine magazine, Decanter, considered to be the Bible of wine journalism.
The flavour of Spain at the Expo Milano 2015
Culture
Tue, 04/28/2015 - 13:57
Under the slogan,`The Language of Flavour´it will focus on agri-food production, gastronomy and food cooperation.
Naffta, with its headquarters in Vigo, will be responsible for dressing the Spanish Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams.
Sport
Tue, 04/28/2015 - 13:45
Naffta, with its headquarters in Vigo, will be responsible for dressing the Spanish Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams.
The inside of a bulk wine vat at Virgen de las Viñas, in Tomelloso. Carlos Rosillo (EL PAÍS)
Spain in the Media
Mon, 04/20/2015 - 09:55
Millions of liters of Spanish reds and whites get exported for bottling in other countries.
The art of Spanish fashion is flaunted in Paris
Culture
Mon, 04/20/2015 - 09:02
The Spanish Embassy in the world’s fashion capital has hosted the second edition of Made in Spain: la mode au-delà des frontières, an exhibition with the most representative pieces from the 2015-2016 autumn-winter collections by top designers, artistically packaged in the historic diplomatic headquarters.