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Spain’s government and unions hail ‘historic’ pension reforms
THE SPANISH government and the country’s major unions today reached an agreement on pension reform, hailing the changes as ‘historic’ and claiming that they...
Protestors come out in force on streets of Madrid to denounce regional government’s ‘dismantling’ of healthcare system
HUNDREDS of thousands of people came out to protest on the streets of Madrid today, to denounce what they called the ‘dismantling’ of the...
Chaos in Spanish airports as hundreds of lost suitcases pile up due to flight overloads
SPANISH airports have hundreds of piled-up suitcases stuck in arrivals caused by an overload of operations from several European airports. Many passengers have arrived at...
Trade Unions mobilise across Spain demanding pay rises for workers
SPANISH trade unions CC.OO and UGT on Wednesday July 6 are planning massive demonstrations in the autumn at the headquarters of employers associations across...
MAY DAY: Thousands took to streets across Spain’s Andalucia calling for action over slipping living standards
MORE than 40,000 people took to the streets of Andalucia on International Workers’ Day demanding pay rises and government action against the soaring cost...
Ground staff at Spain’s national airline Iberia will stage eight-week walkout
The Union General de Trabajadores (UGT) has called for strikes every Monday from September 30 until November 18.
MAY DAY: More than 70 protests planned across Spain today for better working conditions as union bosses warn of...
DOZENS of protests are planned across Spain today to demand better working conditions. Organised by the country's main labour unions UGT and CCOO, the more...
Spain slammed by European Commission for inequality levels
Levels of poverty, inequality and social exclusion are ‘among the highest in the EU’, according to the European Commission’s Spain 2017 Report
Unemployment falls in Spain, but most jobs ‘precarious’
Just four out of every 100 contracts signed in December were long-term and full-time, the UGT has said
Spain’s job listings omit key information
Almost 75% of Spain’s job listings do not mention wage or salary
ERE UPDATE: UGT ex-secretary charged
Judge Mercedes Alaya charges 16 more in Spain’s largest-ever public money fraud case
Town hall workers protest in La Linea over pay
840 town hall employees have not been paid for eight months
Granny, drop the kids! It’s the national strike
The Unions are calling for grandparents to stop looking after their grandchildren on the day of the General Strike