26/02/2014. Together with the Algerian Foreign Affairs Minister, Ramtane Lamamra, the Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, José Manuel García-Margallo, officially opened the first seminar on water in the Western Mediterranean.
26/02/2014. The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, José Manuel García-Margallo, held political talks with his Algerian counterpart, Ramtane Lamamra, on his first official visit to our country.
26/02/2014. British and Spanish experts met in Madrid from 24th to 26th February to address the issue of asset recovery and to deepen the knowledge of each country´s legal framework, with a view to improving performance in this area. Asset recovery is crucial for successfully tackling organised crime by ensuring criminals are deprived of their ill-gotten gains.
Spain-UK Cooperation in fighting organised crime
26/02/2014. Home Office organised crime minister Karen Bradley and Spanish security minister Francisco Martinez Vazquez met in Madrid to agree how the two countries could co-operate more closely in recovering financial assets from fugitive crooks.
26/02/2014. The project included comprehensive renovation works on the building itself and the installation of new equipment and facilities throughout every section of the museum. The work, which was undertaken in various stages, required a total inves…
Spanish Government condemns measures undertaken in certain countries to limit freedom of expression and equality of individuals
25/02/2014. The Government of Spain expresses its condemnation over the latest legislative measures taken in certain countries limiting the freedom of expression and equality of individuals.
Iñigo Méndez de Vigo reiterates the fundamental value of the free movement of people during his meeting with Swiss State Secretary for Foreign Affairs
25/02/2014. The State Secretary for the European Union, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo, met with the State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Switzerland, Yves Rossier.
25/02/2014. Spain strongly condemns the contemptible terrorist attack carried out on Monday night by militia belonging to the gang Boko Haram on a boarding school in the north of Nigeria, in which, according to the information available at the time, do…
25/02/2014. This reduction will remain in force for the next 24 months and companies must have the worker registered for a period of at 3 years to receive the entitlement. The measure comes into force on 25 February. The President of the Government ann…
The President of the Government, Mariano Rajoy, has further announced that taxpayers who earn less than 12,000 euro a year will not pay income tax from 2015, election year, and that some 12 million workers will benefit from a tax rebate that the govern…
The President of the Government, Mariano Rajoy, has announced a new “flat rate” of social security contributions of 100 euro per month for new permanent contracts.
In the first speech in the State of the Union debate, Rajoy says that the &…
25/02/2014. The average retirement pension stands at 993.36 euros, which is a year-on-year increase of 2.2%. The total number of contributory pensions in January stood at 9,147,704. This equates to a year-on-year increase of 1.6%.