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Paco Roca ha vendido más de 150.000 ejemplares de sus cómics en todo el mundo. FOTO: Raquel Silvestre.
Culture
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:09
With 150,000 comics sold and translated into French, Italian, German, Japanese and Korean, Paco Roca (Valencia, 1969) is one of the leading comic book artists in Spain.
Society
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:04
An 81% of the mobile phones in our country are smartphones.
Company
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:51
Spain is leader in fields involving a high degree of technological development, such as major infrastructure projects, transport management, renewable energies or fighting cancer.
Brand of Spain presents an audio-visual show to broadcast the singularity, talent and dynamism of Spain with the letter Ñ as the main character.
Culture
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:10
Brand of Spain presents an audio-visual show to broadcast the singularity, talent and dynamism of Spain with the letter Ñ as the main character.
Society
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:00
82% of the Spanish adult internet users are users of the Social Networking. From them, Mark Zuckerberg’s net, Facebook, is the preferred one by nine out of ten, who visit it every day.
Company
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:47
The Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism and Brand of Spain collaborate in this edition to highlight the potential and capacity for innovation in the ICT sector in our country.
The future of Spanish film at Berlinale Talents
Culture
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 17:12
The annual summit and networking platform of the Berlin International Film Festival for emerging film creatives from around the world included 22 young talents from Spain.
The ‘Interactive Pen’ developed by the Spanish firm, Sistelnetworks. Image: Cooper Hewitt
Company
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 10:42
Last December, the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York reopened its y doors after three years of intense refurbishment and adaptation to the new technologies. This is a process in which cutting edge companies like 3D Systems, IBM, General Electrics, Duracell and the Spanish company, Sistelnetworks have participated.
Society
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 10:38
The rise in second-hand sales between individuals, combined with the enormous development capacity of Spanish start ups has led to the appearance of national apps in recent years, which have become a huge success and an important business avenue. Factors, such as price and user loyalty account for their profitability.
Embossed reproduction of the Mona Lisa by Leonardo’s studio. Photo: National Prado Museum
Culture
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 10:34
The rooms at the Prado Museum host a pioneering initiative until 28th June, aimed essentially at people with visual disabilities. Six embossed works, which are the most representative of the collections, and the new technologies enable visitors to enjoy art by touching paintings with their own hands.
FORAN System: 50 years at the forefront of marine engineering
Company
Thu, 02/19/2015 - 16:57
The FORAN System, developed by the Spanish firm SENER for the design and construction of naval ships, was first launched in 1965. It continues to be a leading technology employed in the global shipbuilding industry.
Researcher at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), María Blasco
We are
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 08:42
At the helm of the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) since 2011, scientist, María Blasco, has successfully continued the work begun by Mariano Barbacid, placing the institution at the forefront of cancer research centres worldwide.
One giant leap for Spanish basketball.(EFE)
Sport
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 12:57
Pau and Marc Gasol were both at the opening tip of the 64th NBA All-Star Game, held at Madison Square Garden early this morning.
Spanish fashion sets trends. Fotos Aneury Monegro
Society
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 09:59
A selection of the best references in Spanish fashion today and the national and international press came together at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid, the important platform for the promotion of Spanish design organised by IFEMA and Mercedes Benz.
Company
Fri, 02/13/2015 - 10:13
This week, the Spanish aerospace industry has reason to celebrate. On 11 February, the Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle (IXV) of the European Space Agency (ESA) took off successfully aboard a Vega rocket. A few hours later, at dawn, NASA launched the DSCOVR satellite from Cape Canaveral. Both missions relied on significant participation by Spanish firms, which contributed designs, analyses and equipment.
Society
Wed, 02/11/2015 - 17:50
Carnival in Spain draws visitors from all over the world – especially in Santa Cruz de Tenerife and Cádiz, whose celebrations are Fiestas of International Tourist Interest.
Company
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 16:05
Spanish companies, awarded contracts abroad.
Shooting Game of Thrones in the Royal Palace in Seville. Photo: CANAL+
Culture
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 13:20
The new season of the HBO super hit TV series was shot in Seville, Osuna and Córdoba.
Economy
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 11:08
Spain is the EU´s second and the world´s tenth largest footwear manufacturer and exporter.
Culture
Fri, 02/06/2015 - 11:05
The Digital Library of Science and Technology in the Conquest of the American Continent gathers a series of works by Spanish authors that contributed the scientific and technical knowledge required for progress in history.
Society
Thu, 02/05/2015 - 16:04
The 13th International Culinary Summit gathered the world’s most creative chefs in Spain.
Society
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:59
The event in Madrid welcomed about 125,000 trade members, along with 96,000 general visitors.
Society
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:35
The world powers of Egyptology are turning their eyes to the work done by Spanish archaeologists in the necropolis of El-Asasif.
Graphene: The material of the future
Company
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:00
Spanish firms hold almost 20% of the global market.
Sport
Mon, 02/02/2015 - 16:33
The Spanish figure skater has won his third consecutive European Championship in Stockholm.
Society
Thu, 01/29/2015 - 11:24
The 35th Fitur is taking place from 28 January to 1 February, with 12% more exhibitors.
Company
Wed, 01/28/2015 - 15:45
Andrés García Carranza developed a free-to-use entertainment mobile platform offering all kinds of plans by area.
Society
Tue, 01/27/2015 - 15:51
Hope and unity: two key concepts in the history of ONCE and the ONCE Foundation. In Spanish, Ilusión and Unión, which merged together result in Ilunion. Under this single new brand, the long-established organisation is bringing together all its business activities. The ONCE companies give jobs to 28,561 people in Spain; 33% are disabled workers.
Sport
Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:49
Both Gasol brothers have been picked by fans of the top basketball league in the world to be in the 64th edition of the NBA All-Star Game.
Sport
Mon, 01/26/2015 - 10:52
Yachtsman Pedro Campos from Galicia has turned to the inseparable tandem made by Iker Martínez and Xabi Fernández – Olympic champions in Athens, silver medallists in Beijing – to lead the Spanish team. Rafa Trujillo – silver in Beijing too – is also a member.
Society
Fri, 01/23/2015 - 10:44
Spain is among the 30 countries with the highest ICT access, use and skills indicators that make the ICT Development Index published by the UN International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
Sport
Thu, 01/22/2015 - 13:04
The Athletic Bilbao stadium, one of the hosts of UEFA Euro 2020, has been nominated for the Stadium of the Year 2014 competition, organised by StadiumDB.com.
Society
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:00
First edition of a contest organised by Discovery MAX, gathering today’s most extraordinary Spaniards.
Society
Tue, 01/20/2015 - 15:16
The first round-the-world solar airplane will take off in March 2015. The single-seater aircraft can fly non-stop for five days and nights on solar power, without a single drop of fuel, visiting all five continents from March to July or August – and having a stopover in Seville.
 José Luis Bonet, Antonio Huertas, Ángel Corcóstegui y Benito Berzeruelo en la mesa de presentación del V Spain Investors Day celebrado en el Hotel Ritz de Madrid los pasados 13 y 14 de enero.
Economy
Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:43
Participants in the 5th edition voice ‘confidence in the country’s evolution.’
Preciados Street in Madrid, at the Constitution Day long weekend last year. EFE/Ángel Díaz
Economy
Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:43
The Spanish travel industry has posted steady growth for 23 months, finishing the year 2014 with an estimated 65 million foreign visitors. What is more, the travel expenditure of the tourists coming from January to November was 6.7% higher than in the first 11 months of 2013.
First paediatric lung transplant at Hospital de la Paz (EFE)
We are
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 13:28
Spain has reached a new record high in organ donation, with an increasing rate of 36 donors per million population, and in organ transplantation, with 4,360 surgeries.
The High Commissioner for Marca España, Carlos Espinosa de los Monteros, at the presentation of the new website and the promotional video to promote Spain’s image abroad. Fernando Alvarado (EFE)
Marca España
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 13:26
The High Commissioner for Marca España, Carlos Espinosa de los Monteros, presented Thursday to the press the promotional video and new website that were developed to strengthen Spain’s presence in the digital world.
Homer Simpson visits La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona with his friend Eduardo, inspired by Pineda himself.
We are
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:09
He came to the United States almost 25 years ago with a suitcase full of unfulfilled projects, ready to make a career in animation. For 15 years now, he has been a member of the team that make one of the longest-running American sitcoms, which has just turned 25.
Spain in the Media
Thu, 01/15/2015 - 08:11