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  1. News - China

    Xi visits Trinidad in key trade region

    Posted May 31st 2013, 10:10am by Agence France-Presse in Port of Spain

    ... Joe Biden, who attended a summit with Caribbean leaders in Port of Spain this week. “These are very special and historic times for Trinidad and Tobago,” the island’s communications minister, ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Party politics

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by IFA

    ... With most of Spain buckling under austerity measures, a small corner of Andalusia is thriving. Alain Grootaers meets the communist mayor of Marinaleda, the man behind an economic marvel, as the village prepares for its annual festival. Party politics   From Bilbao, in the north, to Granada, in the south, Spain is racked by crisis. In one corner of the southern province of Seville, ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - PRIVATE BANKING

    Credit Suisse bets on Spain recovery in expansion push

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:39am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Madrid Wealth manager looks to acquisitions to boost growth after client assets increase by 80pc Credit Suisse bets on Spain recovery in expansion push Credit Suisse Group, the world's fourth-largest wealth manager, almost doubled client assets in Spain during the country's recession and expects expansion to continue as the economy gathers pace. The firm might ...

  4. News - World - UNITED NATIONS

    New Zealand, Turkey, Spain vie for places on UN Security Council

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 09:49pm by AP

    ... taken the spotlight in this year's campaign for coveted seats on the UN Security Council, but the hottest race is between New Zealand, Spain and Turkey, whose foreign ministers are in New ... Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, was torpedoed by the United States. But the US chose not to publicly oppose its candidacy this year. That means all eyes will be on New Zealand, Spain and Turkey, ...

  5. News - World - SPAIN

    Catalonia calls off referendum on seeking independence from Spain

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:12am by AFP

    ... That announcement was hailed as "excellent news" by Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, who is fiercely opposed to a ballot on Catalonia breaking away from Spain. But yesterday Mas vowed Catalonia would go ahead with a vote on November 9 under an alternative legal framework to get around a ruling by Spain's Constitutional Court which suspended it. Mas said the symbolic vote ...

  6. All white now

    Posted Aug 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Debra Meiburg

    ... their wine by its variety, albarino. Though albarino (ahl-bah-reen-yo) might twist a few tongues in Asia, it is easily pronounced by cultures familiar with Latin-based languages. Spain is highly admired for its sensual red wines, but its whites are often decried as oxidised, sloppily made and unfashionable. About a decade ago, albarino burst back onto the catwalk and became Spain ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - EURO 2016

    Sweet relief for Diego Costa as he finally ends Spain goal drought

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:47am

    ... Reuters Coach says Chelsea striker can become key player after breaking his duck against mighty Luxembourg Spain coach Vicente del Bosque predicted Diego Costa would be a key performer for Spain in coming years after the Brazil-born forward ended his long wait for an international goal on Sunday. Costa’s 69th-minute strike in a 4-0 win away to Luxembourg in Euro 2016 qualification ...

  8. Spain's buoyant market bucks global downturn

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Hong Kong investors are turning to property in Spain which is bucking the international real estate downturn, according to estate agents. Analysts tip Spanish property as a safe short-term investment, but are less confident about its long-term prospects. According to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Britain and Spain have had the most buoyant housing markets in Europe since ...

  9. News - World - Ebola

    Ebola monitoring rises as Spain tries to contain health fears

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 09:32pm by Reuters in Madrid

    ... it has handled the first outbreak of the disease outside Africa. A nurse who contracted the virus after caring for two infected priests repatriated to Spain remained seriously ill. Teresa Romero, ... to the isolation unit at the Carlos III hospital on Friday evening. None of the 16 now being monitored, including Romero’s husband, have shown Ebola symptoms. Spain’s government attempted to stem an outcry ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - EURO 2016

    We're not getting worse, insists Spain coach after first qualifier defeat in eight years

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 09:49am

    ... Reuters Defeat to Slovakia was Spain’s first loss in 36 qualifiers for the European Championship and the World Cup dating to 2006, and ended a run of 14 straight away wins Coach Vicente del Bosque denied Spain were caught in a downward spiral after the holders slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat in Slovakia in Euro 2016 Group C qualifying on Thursday. Del Bosque decided to stay ...




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