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CINEWORLD will NOT be opening its door yet in UK or US

Cineworld will not yet be opening its cinemas in either the UK or the US until July 31, as they say there is a delay in new film releases. Cineworld is the world’s second-largest cinema chain, with 9,518 screens across 790 sites in 11 countries: the UK, the US, Canada, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Israel, Hungary, Czechia, Bulgaria and Slovakia (According […]

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Wonderful news for housewives! Access to a pension for the retirement of housewives in Spain

Women who have worked at home without contributions are entitled to a non-contributory benefit if they meet a series of conditions. Contributory retirement pensions are only available to workers who meet a series of retirement requirements. For example, having contributed for a minimum of 15 years. A barrier that prevents many women from accessing this type […]

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U.K McDonald’s plan to install rapid electric vehicle charging points

McDonald’s has said that they are planning to install charging points at new drive-thru restaurants The chain is partnering up with a firm who specializes in the technology. Charging points are to be installed in existing restaurants where possible. As the UK pushes to be more ‘green’ such options will become more important to customers. […]

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The King and Queen of Spain feel the heat in Sevilla, in one of the poorest neighbourhoods in Spain

Felipe VI and Doña Letizia of Spain met with the administrations and entities of the Polígono Sur, to learn about the work to combat exclusion and marginality. The Monarchs of Spain began their tour of Andalusia on Monday, on the route they have designed throughout the country after the state of alarm, due to the […]

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Spain rebels against macro pig-farms

Platform charges against the installation of fourteen pig farms in Boedo-Ojeda, Spain. The proliferation of industrial projects to install pig macro-farms in the provinces of Palencia and Burgos has put numerous municipalities on the warpath, who see this type of industrial project as a danger to water, land, life and the future in the rural environment. “As […]

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The best towns in Spain to live in, if you have been asked to work remotely

The state of alarm has ended, but now the ‘new normal’ has arrived. This new way of life brings some new things, like wearing a mask everywhere and taking care of telecommuting whenever possible. Teleworking has some advantages that you can take advantage of, the biggest being being able to live where you want instead […]

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One lady’s plan to launch Free Black University in UK

In order to start a decolonised institution, Melz Owusu has managed crowdfund £60,000 She has addressed seminars, performed at academic conferences and given a TED talk to try to decolonise higher education, but realised that it wasn’t a realistic idea with the way the structures of the university are currently. She said that universities are “built […]

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Spain to allocate €10 million more to the global campaign against coronavirus

The objective is to guarantee food security in countries hit by the pandemic. Spain will allocate a new contribution of 10 million euros to the global response campaign against the Covid-19 pandemic, which will be channeled through a donation to the World Bank’s Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP), in order to guarantee food […]

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Spain looks to Europe to regulate teleworking

The limited experience the Spanish had before COVID. contrasts with that of EU countries where remote work was common The confinement of the  coronavirus  has meant the first widespread experience of  telework in Spain. Although up to a third of Spanish workers began to practice from their homes after the declaration of the state of alarm, before this […]

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Russia offered bounty to kill UK and US soldiers

Russian military has been accused of offering money to Taliban-linked gunmen to kill British and US soldiers in Afghanistan. According to US reports, the same unit who were behind the attempted murder in Salisbury of the former agent Sergei Skripal, to pay fighters to kill both British and American soldiers. British prosecutors have charged two […]

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Vicente, the Murcian ‘Mr Spain’ who stabbed his father to death in the centre of Madrid

The death that the ‘Policia Nacional’ are investigating occurred last Saturday. The detainee is 25 years old and is a native of Lorquí. Vicente Hernández Rodríguez’s eyes lit up speaking in an interview, about the support his father, his mother and sister gave him when they sent him to Cordoba to participate in the contest […]

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Pathway to reopening UK’s performing arts venues ousted as ‘MEANINGLESS’

Presented as a ‘roadmap’ to helping venues to reopen, devastation blocked the way due to the pandemic… When uncovered by the culture secretary on Thursday, the strategy as deemed as ‘woeful’ by theatre unions. They argued that his strategy lacks investment, detailed timeframes and business model reimaging. The initial two phases of the ‘roadmap’ are […]

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Cambridge council approves £1 billion Huawei facility as it faces uncertain UK future

On Thursday Huawei (Chinese telecom company) received approval to build a research facility in the United Kingdom. This comes as the telecom company is being scrutinized for their involvement in the country’s 5G networks. The UK has been reviewing the security of the company just months after Boris Johnson shrugged off US grievances and granted […]

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Spain is wanting to copy Germany’s layout for the labour market

Spain wants to copy Germany’s setup, but success is not guaranteed. The Spanish labour market destroys much more employment than the rest of European countries when the economy deteriorates (although it creates more jobs when the economy grows), an anomaly that weighs down long-term growth and productivity. Given this deficiency, Nadia Calviño, vice president of […]

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A ‘Major Incident’ declared after thousands rush down to beaches in Southern England

As the record for the highest temperature of the year so far is beaten again, places like Sandbanks and Bournemouth have been heavily hit with crowds. Regardless of warnings to avoid such areas, illegal parking and gridlocks were reported, as sunbathers headed down to the coastal areas The local council leader was apparently appalled by […]

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UK government decision could save 8000 jobs for Tata Steel

A state loan would be a major support package, as Britain’s largest steel manufacturer, Tata Steel awaits a government decision on a rescue deal. Welsh-based Tata seeks around £500m in government support to help it survive. It is a candidate for a loan under the Treasury’s ‘Project Birch’ scheme, which considers bailouts as a last […]