MADRID Madrid has begun planning for a cull of almost all the city's population of thousands of Kramer and Monk parrots, invasive species that the city council says are a nuisance to human neighbours and a threat to public health.
MADRID Banks should restore their customer confidence "as soon as possible" to overcome damage to their reputations associated with financial malpractice, European Central Bank policymaker Pablo Hernandez de Cos said on Thursday.
MADRID Spain is depriving its poor of basic rights, even as its businesses recover from the economic crisis, a U.N. poverty expert said on Friday.
MADRID, Feb 7 Spain is depriving its poor of
basic rights, even as its businesses recover from the economic
crisis, a U.N. poverty expert said on Friday.
MADRID Spanish engineering and construction firm Ferrovial , owner of London's Heathrow Airport, plans to sell mature assets and buy into water infrastructures and Latin America's electricity grids, company executives said on Wednesday.
MADRID Spanish renewables and infrastructure firm Acciona has launched a joint bid for a hotly contested 1.2 billion euro ($1.33 billion) project to widen a key Slovenian railway link to its only deepwater port, a company spokesman said on Wednesday.
MADRID Spain's new leftist government accused the far right on Tuesday of eroding children's right to education and promoting ignorance in response to attempts by the region of Murcia to uphold a divisive "parental veto" on sex education.
MADRID Jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in a Madrid court via videolink from Britain on Friday as part of an investigation into his allegations that a Spanish firm spied on him while he lived inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
MADRID The results of British elections are positive in the short term as they eliminate uncertainty regarding Britain's exit process from the European Union, the European Central Bank's Vice-president Luis de Guindos said on Friday.
MADRID Inditex , owner of fashion chain Zara, shrugged off malaise affecting the broader apparel sector to post strong profit growth on Wednesday and forecast full-year same-store sales of up to 6%. | Video