Catalan self-rule vote to be called on Saturday

The president of Catalonia Artur Mas will on Saturday sign a decree paving the way for the region's non-binding referendum on independence from the rest of Spain, sources with the regional government said on Thursday... Read More

Spanish homes get 22 percent richer in 2013

The net wealth of Spanish households increased by close to 23 percent in 2013, but savings are still not back to pre-crisis levels, a new study by financial services company Allianz shows...Read More

Residents of two Malaga towns face fines for wasting water

RESIDENTS of two towns in Malaga may have to give the ice-bucket challenge a miss, as their town halls are set to fine people who abuse public water...Read More

Spain welcomes highest ever number of foreign tourists in August

MORE than nine million foreign tourists flocked to Spain in August, the highest ever figure for a single month.
Brits led the influx as the number rose 8.8% from last year to a massive 9.07 million, according to the country's tourism ministry... Read More