Catalonia Today

commerce

Boat Show welcomes 56,000 visitors

More than 56,000 people visited the 57th edition of the Barcelona Boat Show, El Saló Nautic, which registered a growth of 8%, bringing together 275 exhibitors that have presented 700 vessels, 171 of those...

commerce

Caravan trade fair all full and needing room

Organisers are pleased with this year’s International Caravaning trade fair which has overflowed to an extent that this year it has taken up 43% more exhibition space. The fair will continue through...

society

Woman dies after being hit by train at station

A middle-aged woman died yesterday afternoon when she was hit by a train as she was crossing the train track at the Mont-roig del Camp railway station in Tarrragona. Immediately three SEM ambulances arrived...

international

Swedish leader cannot form government

The leader of Sweden’s Moderate Party, Ulf Kristersson, said on Sunday he had been unable to get enough support for a centre-right coalition government. Sweden has been in a state of political deadlock...

Sharing for 15 years

The Voluntariat per la Llengua programme marks 15 years with an increase in participants reflecting its consolidation and more volunteers each year

Silence reigns

State surveys have not enquired regarding the monarchy since 2015; the crown has lost its splendour

health

Sant Joan de Déu to treat patients from Emirates

The Sant Joan de Déu hospital has signed an agreement with the government of the United Arab Emirates to become its pediatric centre of reference in Europe. The centre will treat minors from the UAE who...

international

Judges accuse Le Pen of mis- appropriation

The French far-right leader Marine Le Pen, accused so far of abusing privilege for the alleged illegal hiring of parliamentary assistants in the Eurochamber, was yesterday accused by the judges of embezzlement...

international

London and EU negotiate new timetable

British and European representatives are reported to be negotiating in secret a plan to extend the transition period of Brexit, whereby the United Kingdom would be subject to EU rules beyond the 21 months...