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OECD organizes in 2022 the Digital Economy Conference in Spain

OECD organizes in 2022 the Digital Economy Conference in Spain

The OECD will organize in 2022 in Spain the Ministerial Conference of the Digital Economy Policy Committee, where the focus will be on access and reuse of data, digital security, protection of minors in the digital world or connectivity, among other aspects. The event, which will bring together ministers and presidents of the 38 OECD […]

Spanish investment contributed US $ 40,000 million to Peruvian GDP

Spanish investment contributed US $ 40,000 million to Peruvian GDP

A recent report by the Official Chamber of Commerce of Spain in Peru and the Universidad del Pacífico revealed that Spanish investment contributed some US $ 40,000 million to the Peruvian economy between 1993 and 2019, which is equivalent to 1% of Gross Product Internal (PBI) From Peru. The document, which will be officially presented […]

The COVID passport makes its way in Spain amid doubts

The COVID passport makes its way in Spain amid doubts

With an enviable vaccination rate and widespread use of masks, Spain turns to the COVID passport to curb the sudden increase in coronavirus cases, not without reluctance. In the absence of a national harmonization, the regions have accelerated in the last week the requirement of this immunization test, discarded the confinements and reluctant to recover […]

WTO agrees with Spain in dispute over US tariffs on black olives

WTO agrees with Spain in dispute over US tariffs on black olives

The World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled that the United States’ import tariffs on Spanish black olives are “incompatible”With the regulations of the body, in a dispute raised by the European Union (EU) since 2019 and whose final decision was delayed by the pandemic. The United States acted inconsistently with the rules of the OMC in […]

Argentina: Spanish President Pedro Sánchez ratifies Fernández’s support for his negotiations with the IMF

Argentina: Spanish President Pedro Sánchez ratifies Fernández’s support for his negotiations with the IMF

Updated on 10/30/2021 12:16 pm The head of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sanchez, ratified this Saturday personally to the president of Argentina, Alberto Fernandez, your endorsement of conversations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the renegotiation of your country’s debt. Sánchez and Fernández, who greeted each other with an effusive hug, met in Rome […]

The fight for copyright raises controversy throughout Europe

The fight for copyright raises controversy throughout Europe

France was the first country of the European Union which transposed into its national legislation the European directive on Copyright, and it is just this case that the Spanish creators they do not want it to be replicated here because it would establish a practice of “opaque agreements” between platforms and companies. This has been […]

Spanish sports federations want to be in eSports so as “not to be left behind”

Spanish sports federations want to be in eSports so as “not to be left behind”

Sports federations have “the vocation that you have to be”In video game competitions or ‘sports‘ because otherwise “you will be left behind”, Said the president of the Spanish Sports Association (Adesp), José Hidalgo, during a round table at the forum ‘Global eSports Summit’. “Among my fellow presidents of sports federations there is the vocation that […]

Gastronomy, an element of symbiosis between Spain and Latin America

Gastronomy, an element of symbiosis between Spain and Latin America

Gastronomy is an element of symbiosis between Spain and Latin America that is evidenced in the exchange of experiences and food from “round trip”, Something that the Spanish chef Andoni Luis Aduriz or the Argentines Germán Carrizo and Carito Lourenço have demonstrated this Tuesday in Binómico, the I Ibero-American Gastronomic Congress held in the Spanish […]

Spain believes criticism of its policy in Latin America is unfair

Spain believes criticism of its policy in Latin America is unfair

The Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs, José Manuel Albares, described as “unfair and misinformed”The criticisms made by United States senators about Spain’s policy in Latin America. “They are unfair criticisms and very little informed and they do not respond to the good dialogue I have with (Secretary of State) Tony Blinken”, He assured Alvares when […]

UBS sells its wealth management business in Spain to Singular Bank

UBS sells its wealth management business in Spain to Singular Bank

Updated 10/25/2021 12:09 pm UBS Group has agreed to sell its wealth management business in Spain to Madrid-based Singular Bank, the Swiss bank announced, marking its second exit from a European market in the last 12 months. UBS announced the sale of UBS Management to Singular for an undisclosed sum. The German newspaper Handelsblatt said […]