All Posts in Tag: National News

Red Day National and Regional Holiday List, 2018

The provisional employment and holiday calendar for 2018 has been released by the Valencian government, featuring 12 holidays, of which 9 are so called “red days” or National Holidays, and 3 are of a regional basis. In addition, the 6th of January has been declared a recoverable holiday, for which workers must be compensated for …

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Tourist Numbers to Spain for June Are More Than 10% Up on Last Year

International tourism, fuelled by British visitors, is continuing to be buoyant in Spain, with June’s figures showing a rise of over 11 percent compared to the same month last year. Eight point four million foreign tourists chose Spain in June, with the British market accounting for almost 26 percent of the figure, a four percent

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Rajoy Invests Five Billion Euro into New Public-Private Road Building Programme

Spain is set to launch a five-billion-euro public-private investment road building programme, according to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. It will be the country’s biggest roads spending plan since the end of the economic slump four years ago, where, prior to 2013, Spain slashed infrastructure spending due to the double-dip recession triggered by a property and construction

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