MADRID Spain's ruling Socialists could lose control of a southern stronghold after a regional election in which a far right party won seats for the first time since the country emerged from fascist dictatorship more than 40 years ago. | Video
MADRID Madrid banned most petrol and diesel cars from the heart of the city on Friday as it tries to improve the air quality in one of Europe's most polluted capitals.
MADRID Spanish insurers Mapfre and Santa Lucia are mulling a merger of their funeral services businesses, hoping to take advantage of growing demand and stable cash-flows to create the Spanish market leader, three sources with knowledge of the deal said.
MADRID, Oct 23 Spanish insurers Mapfre and Santa
Lucia are mulling a merger of their funeral services businesses,
hoping to take advantage of growing demand and stable cash-flows
to create the Spanish market leader, three sources with
knowledge of the deal said.
MADRID, Sept 21 Spain's soccer federation has rejected La Liga's request to play Barcelona's game against Girona in Miami on Jan. 26, a federation source told Reuters on Friday.
MADRID Spain's ruling People's Party (PP) funded a 2007 regional election campaign with kickbacks from businessmen in exchange for work contracts, a former senior party official told a court on Wednesday as part of a corruption trial.
MADRID/COPENHAGEN Catalonia's parliament nominated former leader Carles Puigdemont, sacked by Spain for unilaterally declaring independence, as candidate to rule the region again in a sign of defiance to Madrid and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's government. | Video
MADRID Spanish gaming hall operator Cirsa [CIRSA.UL] has hired investment bank Lazard to explore a possible market listing, a company source said on Wednesday, and one banker said it could value the company at up to 2 billion euros (£1.7 billion).
MADRID/BRUSSELS Spain on Friday issued an arrest warrant on sedition and other charges against Carles Puigdemont, tightening the judicial net around the former Catalan leader who went Brussels after his government was sacked over a declaration of independence.
MADRID A Spanish judge ordered nine Catalan secessionist leaders to be held in custody on Thursday pending a potential trial over the region's independence push. | Video