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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 16:05
Spanish companies, awarded contracts abroad.
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.
Thu, 02/05/2015 - 16:04
The 13th International Culinary Summit gathered the world’s most creative chefs in Spain.
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:59
The event in Madrid welcomed about 125,000 trade members, along with 96,000 general visitors.
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:00
Spanish firms hold almost 20% of the global market.
Wed, 01/28/2015 - 15:45
Andrés García Carranza developed a free-to-use entertainment mobile platform offering all kinds of plans by area.
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.
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.
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.
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:00
First edition of a contest organised by Discovery MAX, gathering today’s most extraordinary Spaniards.
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.
Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:43
Participants in the 5th edition voice ‘confidence in the country’s evolution.’
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.
Spain strengthens its global leading position with new record highs in organ donation and transplantation
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.
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.
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.