Catalonia Today

society

Teachers may strike depending on budget

Catalonia’s main teacher’s unions, USTEC-STEs (IAC), CCOO, ASPEPC-SPS and UGT, announced yesterday that they have not ruled out strike action during the budget debate if the demands they have made...

Corbyn calls for elections

The British Labour Party leader opposes Theresa May’s Brexit proposals, especially the possibility of leaving the EU without an agreement

Union denounces Catholic church

Unió de Pagesos, the main farmer’s union in Catalonia, has published a report of properties in the areas of Bages, Anoia and Berguedà in which it claims that the Catholic diocese of Vic and Solsona...

Government plan for the Republic

Catalan President presents objectives for next four years with idea of implementing 1-O mandate

international

Swedish far right brings down prime minister

Sweden’s Prime Minister, Social Democrat Stefan Löfven, was dismissed by Parliament yesterday after losing a censure motion filed by the opposition by 204 votes to 142. The right-wing alliance (moderate,...

Barça look for improvement against Leganés

After successfully negotiating the trip to Anoeta, Barça’s goal was to reach the first run of tough league games - upcoming encounters include Valencia, Sevilla and Real Madrid - with maximum points....

TECHNOLOGY

Intelligent connectivity over mobiles at MWC

GSMA announced yesterday that from now on the Mobile World Congress will be called simply MWC, the acronym with which it has been known for some time now. The decision is based on the desire to “remove...

TRANSPORT

Still no date for completion of train line to El Prat T-1

Spanish governments and Ministers of Public Works come and go, and the state’s lack of interest in deciding a completion date for the works to take the train to Terminal 1 at El Prat airport remains...

society

Five new centres to shelter immigrant minors

The director of Attention to Children and Adolescents (DGAIA), Georgina Oliva, announced yesterday that the Generalitat plans to open soon five new emergency centres throughout Catalonia to form part of...