Catalonia Today

justice

Supreme Court confirms joint prosecution of Catalan cases

The Supreme Court yesterday confirmed the expected in the macro-case against the government of the Generalitat and the independence process of October 1, finally unifying proceedings within the same court...

international

Macri opens investigation into naval disaster

Family members accused the Navy of putting their loved ones at unnecessary risk by sending them out in a more than 30-year-old vessel they suspect was not properly maintained, an accusation the Navy has...

economy

Cellnex looks to expand French market

Cellnex Telecom, the leading European operator of telecommunications infrastructure, this week opened a new office in Paris to reaffirm the company’s commitment to the French market, where it has been...

economy

Alimentaria 2018 aiming to attract 150,000 visitors

Alimentaria, one of the world’s largest trade fairs dedicated to food, will hold its next fair from April 16 to 19, 2018 at the Fira de Barcelona,Gran Via,, and expects to generate an economic impact...

Fleeing Hitler

Documentary recounts the plight of some 10,000 Jewish refugees who crossed the Pyrenees during WWII

Younger girls speaking up

A total of 741 minors have reported gender violence to police up until October this year; feminist collectives want changes in courts and schools

international

Myanmar and Bangladesh agree on repatriation

The authorities of Myanmar and Bangladesh yesterday signed an initial agreement that opens the way for the repatriation of 622,000 Rohingya refugees who escaped from their homes in Rakhine State, Myanmar...

communications

Facebook to alert users of Russian propaganda

Facebook announced yesterday that it will identify to user those pages known to be part of Russian propaganda campaigns which they have “liked” responding to a demand from the US Congress to address...

economy

Fiscal amnesty beneficiaries to be named

A majority in Spain’s parliament yesterday urged the executive to amend the General Taxation Law and publish the identity of individuals or companies which benefit from a fiscal amnesty or a special...