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Day 20 of the Russian invasion in Ukraine, in photos | News

While all eyes are on Ukraine, the country itself is reaping the loss of its soldiers with every bombardment that strikes. Millions of people have now fled the country while many still watch their beloved homes being destroyed. Firefighters worked hard to respond to each new bombed building as funeral …

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Southern Europe grapples with changing tourism

CORFU, Greece — It took just one electricity bill to crush Dimitris Diavatis’s hopes that his Greek resort could return to pre-pandemic health this year, even with bookings pouring in. The amount was more than double what he had paid this time last year when the hotel wasn’t even open. …

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Credit provider Younited predicts record year

Younited, a European instant credit provider, posted record growth in 2021 and expects to reach 5 billion euros ($5.7 billion) in gross merchandise value by the end of this year, announced the Paris-based company on Thursday, February 17. “The exceptional pace of our development demonstrates the perfect match between our …

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid travel rules for France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Germany and Greece

Now that we have entered the second month of the year, you may be looking forward to planning an idyllic winter Go away . As concerns around Covid and the Omicron variant appear to be leveling off, there are a number of countries you can now easily visit – as …

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Expo 2020 Dubai: Sheikh Mohammed and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez discuss bilateral relations – News

A number of memorandums of understanding have been signed to enhance cooperation in various fields. wham By Wam Published: wed 2 feb 2022, 20:28 His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, met Pedro Sanchez, Prime Minister of Spain, at Expo 2020 …

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Marine reserve in Latin America brings hope but conservation challenges remain

The creation this month of a new marine reserve in Ecuador will secure a biological corridor for endangered species, including sea turtles, manta rays, whales and sharks. The 60,000 square kilometer reserve is part of the Eastern Tropical Pacific Marine Corridor that stretches from Ecuador to Costa Rica and will …

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Spain wants EU to handle COVID as ‘common flu’ – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of Les Capitales, do not hesitate to consult the article US, Russia make no inroads or concessions in security talks, …

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Cayman Islands, Spain, Portugal and Buenos Aires welcome remote digital nomadic workers to relocate

Spain plans to attract foreign workers with tax incentives. getty Lately, the account has been about the upsurge in Omicron cases, the closings of businesses, schools, and the cancellation of air flights and live events. As Doom scrolls through social media, you miss something. In the midst of the chaos …

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Tourism ‘gutted’ by massive cancellations after UK redlisted SA

Massive cancellations started pouring in as soon as the UK put SA back on its red list of tougher travel regulations. This follows the announcement by the South African government that a new variant has been identified in the country. Tourism and hospitality leaders share their views on the devastating …

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Valencia named European capital of smart tourism 2022

The city of Valencia in Spain has been named the European Smart Tourism Capital for 2022. The city was chosen by a jury of the European Commission, while the decision was taken after considering Valencia’s achievements in sustainability, accessibility, digitization, cultural heritage and creativity, reports SchengenVisaInfo .com. Other applications from …

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A wave of green government bonds floods the markets

October 9, 2021 A WAVE OF green sovereign debt is flooding the markets. Britain issued its first such bond in September, alongside other new issuers, such as Colombia and Spain. They join at least 20 countries that are already issuing green debt, including Germany, which is on track to build …

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France, Spain call for changes as EU energy prices rise

BRUSSELS (AP) – France and Spain pushed on Monday for changes to the rules governing the European Union’s energy markets as gas and electricity prices rise, pushing up already high utility bills and further tightening the belts of those hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic. European governments are scrambling to …

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The rebirth of a historic journey through Spain

Elsewhere in Spain, the restoration of motorable roads could help more pastoralists to resume transhumance on foot, in particular in Castile and León, a major crossing point and destination for transhumance. According to Garzón, the region did not respect the Cattle Trails Act, 1995 which protects, preserves and enhances motorable …

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Fire breaks out in New Greece, causing evacuations

Published on: 09/21/2021 – 01:14 Athens (AFP) A forest fire broke out in a Greek seaside town northeast of Athens on Monday, burning brush and pine trees and prompting preventive evacuations, firefighters said. The latest blaze comes after Greece was rocked by deadly fires last month fueled by a heat …

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Intempo, the tallest residential building in Europe, is finally completed on Spain’s Costa Blanca

Almost 15 years after construction began, Intempo, an eccentric, M-shaped residential skyscraper rising more than 650 feet above the coastal town of Benidorm, Spain, is finally complete. Initially derailed by the economic crisis of 2008, Intempo’s journey towards full realization has been resolutely out of tempo one, its momentum disrupted …

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Spain opens its borders to tourists and cruise ships

Spain kicked off its summer tourist season on Monday, welcoming vaccinated visitors from most countries as well as European tourists who can prove they are not infected with the coronavirus. It has also reopened its ports to cruise ships. The move opened the borders to the first tourists from the …

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Betway, US banks, vaccine feud – Breakingviews

Concise information on global finance. Latest – SPAC online betting offer – American banks – European Union / AstraZeneca Bet on SPAC. First DraftKings, then Golden Nugget Online Gaming, now Betway. The latest owner of the global online sports betting brand, Super Group, is merge with a special purpose acquisition …

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Reyes Maroto: Minister of Tourism: “Spaniards can start planning their vacations” | Economy and business

Spain’s Minister of Tourism receives letter with bloody knife Spain’s Tourism Minister Reyes Maroto announced on Friday that citizens will be able to travel normally this summer, at least within the country. “The Spaniards can start planning their vacations,” she said in an interview with Spanish TV channel La Sexta. …

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