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Supreme Court Orders Arrest Of Anna Gabriel

NEWS: Spain's Supreme Court ordered the arrest of former CUP spokeswoman Anna Gabriel on Wednesday, after she failed to appear before an investigating judge in Madrid to answer accusations of rebellion, sedition and the misuse o... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 10:00 PM

BRIEFING: **Court Orders Arrest Of Anna Gabriel**: ([Read now](/articles/1384-180221141044-supreme-court-orders-arrest-of-anna-gabriel)) (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BRIEFING: **Ex CUP Leader Not Going To Court**: The former spokeswoman for Catalonia's radical-left pro-separatist Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP), Anna Gabriel, has told Swiss newspaper Le Temps that she will not be appearing before ... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:00 PM

BRIEFING: **Ex CUP Leader Not Going To Court**: The former spokeswoman for Catalonia's radical-left pro-separatist Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP), Anna Gabriel, has told Swiss newspaper Le Temps that she will not be appearing before ... (Read full story).

From Switzerland, Former Separatist Leader Gabriel Says She Will Not Return To Supreme Court In Madrid

NEWS: The former spokeswoman for Catalonia's radical-left pro-separatist Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP), Anna Gabriel, has told Swiss newspaper [Le Temps][1] (French) that she will not be appearing before the Supreme Court in Mad... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BRIEFING: **Spain's De Guindos To Be ECB VP**: "The Eurogroup today gave its support to the candidacy of Luis de Guindos for the position of Vice President of the European Central Bank (ECB)." ([Read now](/articles/1378-180219172335... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 10:00 PM

BRIEFING: **Spain's De Guindos To Be ECB VP**: "The Eurogroup today gave its support to the candidacy of Luis de Guindos for the position of Vice President of the European Central Bank (ECB)." ([Read now](/articles/1378-180219172335... (Read full story).

Spain's Luis De Guindos Wins Job As European Central Bank Vice President From June 1

NEWS: The Eurogroup of eurozone finance and economy ministers confirmed in a statement on Monday that Spain's Economy Minister, Luis De Guindos, will be appointed Vice President of the European Central Bank from June 1. "The ... (Read full story).

2018 Polls Show 3-Way Struggle For Minority Lead

NEWS: Opinion polls published since January 1 in Spain show three parties in the lead group, alternately vying for first place between 20% and 30%. The latest survey, published by Invymark and La Sexta on Sunday evening, awar... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BRIEFING: **Pop Star Sings New Spanish Anthem**: Well-known pop star Marta Sánchez has invented, and sung, a new version of Spain's national anthem, the Marcha Real ("Royal March"), a military march whose music dates from the eighte... (Read full story).

Pop Star Invents New Words For Spain's Wordless National Anthem And Is Praised By Political Right

NEWS: Well-known pop star Marta Sánchez has invented, and sung, a new version of Spain's national anthem, the Marcha Real ("Royal March"), a military march whose music dates from the eighteenth century. Ms. Sánchez sung her n... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BRIEFING: **Former Separatist MP In Geneva**: Anna Gabriel, a former regional MP in Catalonia for the radical-let pro-separatist CUP, who acted as the party's spokeswoman during the months of the Catalan independence crisis last yea... (Read full story).

Former Catalan Separatist MP With Supreme Court Date This Week Is In Switzerland, El Periódico Reports

NEWS: Anna Gabriel, a former regional MP in Catalonia for the radical-let pro-separatist Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP), who acted as the party's spokeswoman during the months of the Catalan independence crisis last year, is in ... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:00 PM

BRIEFING: **More Spanish For Catalan Schools**: The central government will ensure the rights of parents to choose for their children to be taught in Spanish [as well as Catalan] in Catalonia, according to the law, government spokes... (Read full story).

Spanish Government To Guarantee Parents Choice About Schooling Language For Children In Catalonia

NEWS: The central government will ensure the rights of parents to choose for their children to be taught in Spanish [as well as Catalan] according to the law, government spokesman Iñigo Méndez de Vigo said at a post-cabinet pres... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BRIEFING: **Civil Guard Jailed For 2016 Murder**: A 33-year old Civil Guard officer, Ángel Luis Viana Jiménez, has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for the murder of a Moroccan citizen, Younes Slimani, during a "brief psychotic ... (Read full story).

Spain Briefing: Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 at 10:00 PM

BRIEFING: **Civil Guard Jailed For 2016 Murder**: A 33-year old Civil Guard officer, Ángel Luis Viana Jiménez, has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for the murder of a Moroccan citizen, Younes Slimani, during a "brief psychotic ... (Read full story).

Civil Guard Officer Given 16 Years In Prison For 2016 Motorway Murder Of Moroccan Man Near Madrid

NEWS: A 33-year old Civil Guard officer, Ángel Luis Viana Jiménez, has been sentenced to 16 years in prison by a court in Madrid for the murder of a Moroccan citizen, Younes Slimani, during a "brief psychotic upset" near the Spa... (Read full story).

European Parliament Prefers Irish Candidate Lane To Spain's De Guindos For ECB Vice Presidency

NEWS: The European Parliament issued a statement by Roberto Gualtieri, the Chair of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, regarding the candidacy of Ireland's Philip Lane and Spain's Luis De Guindos for the post of Eur... (Read full story).

Spain Maintains Position As World's 8th Most Miserable Economy, Says Bloomberg In 2018 Index

NEWS: Spain has scored 17.3 on [Bloomberg's misery index][1] forecast for 2018, an improvement of two points compared to last year. The index is based on inflation and unemployment rates. Spain ended 2017 with an unemployment... (Read full story).

Spain To Announce New Measures In Catalonia As Regional Government Crisis Continues, El País Reports

NEWS: Mariano Rajoy's central government is preparing to implement a new round of measures in Catalonia because the Prime Minister's plan to have a new regional executive installed this winter has failed, El País reported on Thu... (Read full story).
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