Tuesday, July 16, 2019

EXPLAINED: What will REALLY happen to the UK benefits of British expats in Spain after Brexit?

What will leaving the EU mean for expats with benefits, or ones planning to apply for them? Benefits specialist Kim Clarke answers your questions WHILE the...

Brexit chaos offers a cautionary tale for US election

Brexit reaction from a concerned American

Catalan independence minister Artur Mas caught up in kickbacks scandal

It has emerged that the key separatist party CDC (Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya) allegedly demanded a 3% backhander for awarding contracts to companies

Three more Junta bosses linked to ERE scandal

The move came a week after two former Junta leaders appeared in a Sevilla court

Vote in the Olive Press Brexit anniversary poll

It's a year since the historic vote

Key Gurtel figure Francisco Correa sets up home in Sotogrande

He has been described by neighbours at his urbanisation Valgrande as a ‘loner’

‘OFF THE WALL’ UK Defence Secretary suggests firing paintballs at Spanish Navy to protect Gibraltar’s waters

ILLEGAL: Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson wants to protect Gibraltar from threats like this Spanish warship back in December

EU and British citizens’ rights must be ringfenced from Brexit no-deal, say campaigners

UK parties should pledge to safeguard five million citizens, say Bremain in Spain

Gibraltar ‘colony’ row could see British travellers charged €60 for visas after Brexit

Spain's proposal on Gibraltar's status has been sent back by MEPs for a third time, increasing the risk a visa plan will not be in place before the UK leaves

From New York to Essex: Podemos takes on the world

Pablo Iglesias and Inigo Errejon have adopted a 'divide and conquer' mentality

Spanish businesses furious at ‘€785 million’ loss due to sanctions on Russia

The ambassador to Spain has said that the country's sanctions-related losses have so far totaled €785 million

Spain to send more troops to Iraq ‘despite ISIS defeat’

SPAIN will not withdraw its troops from Iraq despite the recent 'victory' over ISIS.  According to head Spanish military trainer Luis Zaldumbide, the time has...

Spain threatens UK with legal action over Gibraltar housing plan in latest sovereignty row

If London fails to respond again, then Madrid will be ‘launching whatever legal action it deems most appropriate to defend its position’

Mariano Rajoy seeks pact by offering PSOE Spanish constitutional reform

PP leader attempts to thrash out deal as he prepares for meeting with PSOE head Pedro Sanchez

WATCH: Hilarious Brexit breakfast skit set in Birmingham cafe

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Feliz Navidad from Spain’s new political era… and all at the Olive Press

Nativity scene for a miraculous new birth in Spanish politics

Franco and Himmler ‘tribute’ at Spanish fiesta sparks outrage

Residents felt the images honoured the former Spanish dictator and Nazi officer

Royal Marines in Gibraltar detain oil tanker on way to Syria

Fabian Picardo commended the bravery of the marines involved in the operation to detain the vessel

Spain tourism hotspot could cancel tax for British tourists amid Brexit fears

SCRAPPED: Canary Islands president Fernando Clavijo said that getting rid of a VAT-like tax could encourage more tourists after Brexit

Gibraltar government ‘concerned’ over Russia’s unofficial Mediterranean navy base

It emerged that leader Vladimir Putin’s vessels are stopping off at least 10 times a year at the Spanish north African enclave of Ceuta

British prime minister David Cameron leaves all-night EU negotiations without deal

Tory leader keeping quiet after Brussels summit with further talks today

SPANISH GENERAL ELECTION: Defiant Pedro Sanchez not sorry for Mariano Rajoy attacks

PEDRO Sanchez refused to apologise for the tone and content of his attack on Mariano Rajoy during Monday night's head-to-head general election debate. During the...

British tourists will have to pay for visa to visit Spain under new EU proposal

Britons will have to pay €7 to apply for an ETIAS visa to Brussels authorities

GIVE US RESPECT: Theresa May talks tough after Brexit Chequers plan ‘rejected’ by EU leaders, promises to safeguard EU...

THERESA May has demanded respect in Brexit negotiations from EU leaders in a  statement from Downing Street today.  The British prime minister said the rejection...

OPINION: Is fake news plaguing Mijas?

Accusations slamming the PP party in Mijas are baseless, writes Bill Anderson

Remembering that time the US dropped nuclear bombs on Andalucia

AS the US and North Korea square up with their nuclear toys, Olive Press Mason Cox uncovers the incredible near miss that almost wiped...
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