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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.
Spain to grow more than expected, says IMF
Economy
Thu, 04/16/2015 - 17:13
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has published its global growth forecast for 2015, where the growth prospects were revised up for Spain (+0.5% to 2.5% annual growth). As to 2016, growth is forecast at 2%, i.e. 0.2% higher than in the previous report.
Industria nuclear española, experiencia innovadora demandada en todo el mundo
Company
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 18:27
One of the main characteristics of the Spanish nuclear industry is robust internationalisation. 60% to 80% activity is export-oriented, with participation in nuclear projects in 40 different countries.
La huella de los investigadores españoles en Marte
Society
Mon, 04/13/2015 - 09:39
A team at the Catalonia Polytechnic University led by engineer Luis Castañer has developed a chip 100% made in Spain for the weather monitoring station in the Red Planet.
Tomate español: innovación y sabor
Economy
Fri, 04/10/2015 - 14:16
Raf and Kumato are two of the cultivars that reflect the good results obtained by Spanish firms bidding for R&D+i and biotechnology. Spain is the largest tomato exporter in the European Union.
Spanish hotels strengthen international expansion
Economy
Thu, 04/09/2015 - 16:23
Hotel chains like Meliá, Iberostar or Sercotel, global leaders in holiday travel, seek to strengthen their privileged position in Latin American countries and explore emerging markets like Asia.
Bq, Spanish technology for all
Company
Wed, 04/08/2015 - 17:06
Bq and Limbika have come up with the first joint mobile application for users with reduced mobility made in Spain. The new app runs on Android and has no barriers whatsoever.
Rafa Nadal to publicise Spanish foods in international markets
Society
Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:04
The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment has launched an international advertising campaign featuring tennis player Rafael Nadal. The campaign will run under the slogan, ‘Born in Spain, admired in the world’.
Easter in Spain: a unique, deeply-rooted tradition
Society
Wed, 04/01/2015 - 18:11
Towns and villages across the country engage in processions and rites old and new that attract visitors from all over the world.
Spain, a fundamental piece in the European energy security puzzle
Economy
Wed, 04/01/2015 - 09:47
The reactivation of the MidCat gas pipeline, which would enhance Spain’s interconnection capacity with France, places Spain strategically on the European energy map and increases security of energy supplies for Europe.
The Institute of Contemporary Arts in London sets eyes on Catalan film
Society
Fri, 03/27/2015 - 13:41
The Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London and Institut Ramon Llull (IRL) have organised a two-month season of Catalan film, Catalan Avant-Garde, screening six Catalan films in 2015.
Sport
Tue, 03/24/2015 - 09:34
Spain is the third country with the most clubs in the European wheelchair basketball finals. We have spoken to Alex Mendiluce, one of the great promises of the king of paralympic sports.
Culture
Fri, 03/20/2015 - 12:08
The disintegrated remains of Miguel de Cervantes and his wife, Catalina de Salazar, have been found along with those of 15 other people in the crypt of the Madrid Church of the Trinitarians, as researchers have “undoubtedly” confirmed.
Society
Wed, 03/18/2015 - 16:38
Gregorio Marañón Hospital is leading a pioneering international project that has been successfully tested on seven patients.
Sport
Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:54
The Spanish sportswoman has won the oldest and most prestigious tournament on the professional badminton circuit at the All England Championship in Birmingham.
Society
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 17:40
The man who changed the way Spaniards understood nature died in March 1980.
Society
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:39
‘El Hormiguero’, example of international success of Spanish entertainment and culture dissemination programmes.
Society
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 12:32
Enrique Moreno Esquibel wins this prestigious award with a photo taken during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series held in Bilbao.
Society
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 16:51
The first weather station on the ‘Red Planet’ is the work of researchers and engineers from the Astrobiology Centre in Madrid.
Culture
Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:59
The young Spanish illustrator (Palma de Mallorca, 1990) has taken away the FNAC/Salamandra Graphic 2014 International Graphic Novel Award for her work ‘Chucrut‘, and has successfully exhibited in Germany.
The King and Queen of Spain together with the awarded and authorities in the event of the National Research Awards 2014. © Casa de S.M. el Rey
We are
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 10:05
Last 15 January the King and Queen of Spain awarded the prizes recognizing five outstanding Spanish researchers.
Night of Spanish Talent
Society
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:24
‘Spain Today’ video mapping can be seen until Friday at the Quay Bosch i Alsina in the Port of Barcelona, prior to its presentation in Berlin.
Marca España spreads a conciliatory message to promote the image abroad
Society
Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:10
Marca España presents in Barcelona an innovative audio-visual spectacle to promote Spanish talent. It is a video mapping about Spanish innovation and creativity which pretends to Foster the values of the Spain of 2015.
Society
Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:00
Many Spanish cities are developing technological projects to become ‘intelligent cities’, able of standing the growth of population in a sustainable way.
King Felipe VI visited the Pavilion of Spain in the Mobile World Congress and watched the promo video made by Marca España.
Society
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 11:41
King Felipe VI has inaugurated the World Congress 2015 that expects to meet 90,000 attendants.
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.
Spain is leader in design and high-speed rail lines projects. EFE/ Juan Carlos Cárdenas
Society
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:24
Our country leads on companies and professionals leading several technological fields as the development of major infrastructure Works, information technologies, Environment and energy or aircraft industry. These are the technological fields led by Spanish people:
startups
Company
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:23
Spain is leader in fields involving a high degree of technological development, such as major infrastructure projects, transport management, renewable energies or fighting cancer.
The Spanish society considers the Smartphone a connecting link between the different devices it uses. EFE/Andreu Dalmau
Society
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:18
Spain is the country with the highest percentage of smartphones in the European Union: an 81% of the mobile phones in our country are smartphones, according to the 2014 Information Society annual survey made by Telefonica Foundation.
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.
España dispondrá de una superficie de 650 metros cuadrados en el Mobile World Congress 2015. Foto: Business Wire.
Company
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:57
The Spanish Pavilion in the Mobile World Congress 2015, taking place from 2nd to 5th March in Barcelona, will foster 60 of the most cutting edge companies in the ICT sector squeezing this multitudinous fair, one of the most important in the world, to present their products and contact prospective customers and investors.
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.