Monday, January 27, 2020

International Tourism Trade Fair underway in Madrid

AXARQUIA’s biggest and best resorts have represented the region at one of the most important tourism fairs in Europe this past week.

Insuring your Health, Home, Car and Life in Spain for 2020

Kim Pots, owner of Telepoliza Calpe (and now their new office in Jalon) is well prepared to help residents and non residents in Spain...

Disappointment for Ortega as Spain’s Zara falls outside world’s top 100 strongest brands

The only Spanish brand to move up the rankings from 2019 is the Basque Country-based energy firm Iberdrola

Perfect Blue Monday pick-me-up for staff at Spanish estate agent, which hands out eggs to employees

Owner Longden has lived in the area since 1973 and currently has a farm in Daya Nueva

Modern Way Of Tracking Employee Attendance

Every large company needs to track its employees’ attendance. Doing so will be efficient for employers in many ways, like distributing payrolls, calculating every...

Spain’s struggling supermarket chain Dia investigated over claims it ‘inflated’ profits by €51 million

It comes after Dia lost an eye-watering €420.7 million during the first half of 2019

Online gambling in Spain surges by a shocking 78%

ONLINE gambling has shot up by 78% and people are spending twice as much money as they did five years ago.

Mercadona is hiring in Sabinillas with an impressive starting salary for Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE running joke is that the checkout worker at Mercadona is probably earning more than most of us.  There's a reason for that, it seems,...

Andalucian company among first in Spain to introduce four-day working week

A COMPANY based in Jaen has introduced a four-day working week.

Spain’s SEAT experiences most successful sales year EVER in 2019

SEAT sales grow by 10.9% to 574,100 vehicles in 2019.

British company building two HUGE solar farms in Spain to provide over 250,000 homes with clean energy

A BRITISH company is injecting over €55 million into two huge solar energy plants in central and southern Spain.  Solarcentury will splash €55.4 million on...

Jonathan Holdaway presents his advice on how to diversify your investment portfolio

One way to balance risk and reward in your investment portfolio is to diversify your assets

Nearly 70% of all presents have gone digital as Spanish toy sector laments the dolls, tricycles and model cars...

THE tricycles, dolls and model cars of yore are no longer as nearly 70% of all gifts in Spain are now digital,...

RICHES TO RAGS: How UK expat lost €400k in pension scam and bolted home, broke, in a caravan and...

A FORMER British expat is battling punitive demands from the taxman after she lost her €400k pension pot in a Spanish scam...

Spain employed almost 400,000 more people in 2019, but recorded worst increase for six years

Signs of exhaustion have been reported and a similarly weak decrease has also been registered in unemployment levels

REVEALED: The 29 Mercadona perfumes and colognes which smell like your designer favourites for €10 or less

WE all like to smell good but sometimes the designer perfumes and colognes we love just cost too much. Well, we're not alone, it seems,...

Basic Steps When Setting up an Online Business

In this digital age, starting your own business has become easier than ever. You can have access to clients and customers all over the...

Investment strategies for Spain’s turbulent economic times

After months of failed negotiations within a fragmented parliament, Spain held its fourth elections in four years on November 10, 2019. The resulting vote...

How To Keep Growing As A Professional

Adulthood is much different than how we perceived it at a younger age. It isn’t exactly all money and luxury trips to Europe every...

Features of a Franking Machine – and Why It Can Be Hugely Beneficial to a Business

In this age and day, it’s apparent that writing, which is one of the oldest forms of human communication, will never go out of...

¿Cómo usar un calendario online para planificar y administrar un negocio?

Entre muchas aplicaciones para la planificación, un calendario online suele ser una herramienta subestimada porque los teléfonos móviles o la PC ya tienen ayudantes...

Spain’s richest man, Zara-owner, Amancio Ortega, adds another couple of billion to his fortune ahead of Christmas

Clothing firm Zara brought in 70% of sales for Inditex, which also owns Bershka, Massimo Dutti, Pull and Bear and Stradivarius

‘BAD NEWS’: Andalucia minister reacts to Boris Johnson victory after experts warn Spain’s southernmost region could lose €1.1 BILLION...

The region is particularly vulnerable to the economic shock of a disorderly UK exit as Britain accounts for €4.5 billion worth of investments annually

How to Build Up Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Social networks have become a powerful means of online communication and choosing the most suitable for a particular purpose, is a task that does...

Ryanair sacks Spanish workers who rejected 25% pay cuts

Contracts ‘do not conform’ with Spanish law and could even prompt a visit from an employment inspector