Spain's opposition parties voted on Thursday to move the remains of fascist dictator Francisco Franco out of a state-funded mausoleum, in a non-binding parliamentary motion the government is likely to resist.
Spanish inflation jumped to a three-year high in December 2016, according to data released by Spain’s Office of National Statistics on January 13. The annual change in the consumer price index reached 1.6 percent in December — up 0.9 percent from the previous month.
Oscar-winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi's latest project is a Spanish-language film set in rural Iberia and starring Spain's most celebrated acting couple: Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem. The film, not yet titled, will be Farhadi's second production outside his native Iran.
Spanish prosecutors recommended that Brazilian star Neymar be handed a two-year jail sentence and a fine of €10 million ($10.6 million) for alleged corrupt practices in his transfer to Barcelona, a court filing revealed on Wednesday.
Spain’s two biggest labor unions have voiced strong opposition to the European Union’s budget adjustment demands, causing potential problems for Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as he tries to settle in for a second term in office.