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  1. News - World - SPAIN

    Spain’s new king Felipe VI sworn in muted ceremony

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 12:05pm by Reuters in Madrid

    ... favour after going on a secret elephant hunting trip at the height of Spain’s financial crisis in 2012. While polls show the decision to hand over to Felipe has boosted the popularity ...

  2. News - World - SPAIN

    Spain’s King Juan Carlos abdicates in favour of son Felipe to save monarchy

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 04:56pm by AFP

    ... increasingly out of touch in recent years. He took a secret luxury elephant-hunting trip to Botswana in 2012, a time when one in four Spanish workers was jobless and the government teetered ...

  3. News - World - SPAIN

    Princess Cristina of Spain subpoenaed in fraud probe

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 11:37pm by AFP

    ... African elephant-hunting safari he took in 2012. ...

  4. News - World - SPAIN

    For sale: the Spanish airport with no jets and sky-high debts

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Barcelona Victim of the Spanish construction boom to be auctioned off with starting price of just HK$1b For sale: airport with no jets and sky-high debts One of Spain's biggest "white elephants", the airport at Ciudad Real in La Mancha, is up for auction at a starting price of €100 million (HK$1 billion)- a bargain, bearing in mind it cost €1 ...

  5. News - World - SPAIN

    Spanish King Juan Carlos expresses 'energy and hope' in times of crisis

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... public one in 12 years- was seen as a bid to repair the monarchy's image, damaged last year by scandals over his elephant-hunting in Africa and a corruption probe implicating his son-in-law. ...

  6. News - World - SPAIN

    Spain's Princess Cristina is suspect in corruption case

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... a hit over the corruption probe implicating his son-in-law and over a luxury elephant-hunting safari he took in Africa last year at a time of record unemployment in Spain. An opinion poll last ...

  7. News - World - SPAIN

    King Juan Carlos falls from grace in scandal-weary Spain

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 05:55pm by Reuters in Madrid

    ... that Juan Carlos had gone on an elephant-hunting trip to Africa just as the full force of Spain’s economic crisis hit home. With one in four Spaniards living in poverty, the palace was exposed ...



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