Catalonia Today

society

Can Vies: case against Mossos goes to trial

Seven Catalan police officers accused of assault by three protesters during disturbances as the Mossos d’Esquadra removed squatters from the Can Vies centre in Barcelona in May 2014, went on trial yesterday....

society

Millet back in hospital, this time due to a fall

Felix Millet was admitted to a hospital in Barcelona due to a fracture he suffered in a fall last Friday at his home in Ametlla del Vallès. This is the second time that Millet has been hospitalised since...

international

Suicide bomber kills at least 26 in Kabul attack

Explosions in the Afghan capital Kabul killed at least 26 people on Monday, including nine journalists who had arrived to report on an initial blast and were apparently targeted by a suicide bomber, officials...

international

Twitter also sold data access to Cambridge

After the massive Facebook data scandal, it has now come to notice that Twitter sold user data to a Cambridge Analytica researcher who collected the data of nearly 87 million Facebook users, The Sunday...

commerce

Alstom to produce trains for Singapore metro

The Singapore Land Transport Authority has signed a contract with Alstom for the supply of additional metro rolling stock, the manufacturer announced on April 30. Alstom is to supply six six-car Metropolis...

For better and for worse

Companies and agencies confirm the dynamism of the labour market while unions complain that low unemployment is the price of job insecurity

Judiciary calls for minister to resign

Spain’s seven associations of judges and prosecutors united yesterday to demand the resignation of Justice Minister Rafael Catalá, for his statements relating to the judge who issued a dissenting opinion...

society

Caixa helps fund vaccines for 4.5 million children

More than 4.5 million children in remote areas of Africa and Latin America have been given the pentavalent and pneumonia vaccines during the 1st 10 years of the Child Vaccination Programme that the Caixa...

commerce

Ciments Mollins earns €20 million in 1st quarter

Catalan cement producer Ciments Mollins recorded a net profit of €20 million in the 1st quarter of this year, a similar amount to the same period last year. Meanwhile, turnover fell 5% to €184 million,...