Catalonia Today

politics

Perelló set to take over Diputació de Lleida

The mayor of Tàrrega, Rosa Maria Perelló, looks as though she will be elected as the new president of the Diputació de Lleida. PDeCAT will make its proposal formal following the resignation of Joan...

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

society

Search for six-year old goes on in Mallorca

The search for six-year-old Artur, who went missing in Mallorca when the vehicle he was in was swept away by flooding in Sant Llorenç des Cardassar, was yesterday extended as far as the sea, at the mouth...

economy

Barcelona to host cybersecurity congress

Barcelona will host a congress on cybersecurity on October 17 and 18, as part of Barcelona Industry Week, which is dedicated to Industry 4.0, organised by Fira de Barcelona. The fair’s organisers say...

society

CatSalut to pay €141,573 to woman over loss of uterus

Barcelona’s high court yesterday ratified a sentence in which the Catalan health service, CatSalut, was ordered to pay compensation of €141,573 to a 27-year-old woman after her uterus was removed following...