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Spain to end requirement to wear masks outdoors on June 26

The obligation to wear masks outdoors in Spain is to be lifted on June 26, with the corresponding decision to be approved at an...
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Sweden resist strong Spain to play out first goalless match at Euros

Spain and Sweden have started their Euro 2020 campaign with the first goalless match of the competition, despite a game which had great chances...
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Spain and Sweden begin Euro 2020 with post-coronavirus encounter

Spain and Sweden meet in their Euro 2020 opener on Monday in a Seville encounter that acts as a reminder that the tournament is...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

Spanish PM Says People Vaccinated With Sputnik V Should Be Allowed Into EU

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Wednesday that foreigners vaccinated against the coronavirus disease with Russia's Sputnik V vaccine should be allowed to...

Spain unemployment marks biggest drop since 1996

Spain's unemployment logged its biggest drop since the historical series began in 1996, the Labor Ministry said on Wednesday. The number of registered unemployed fell...

Morocco puts pressure on Spain as 8,000 migrants head for exclave

Spain's prime minister flew to the country's North African exclave of Ceuta on Tuesday, amid signs of a crisis, after 8,000 people, including 2,000...

Spain gives delivery companies 3 months to offer couriers contracts

Self-employed couriers for food delivery companies such as Deliveroo or UberEats in Spain must be given contracts in the next three months, the government...
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President Akufo-Addo attends “Focus Africa” Conference in Spain

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo left Ghana on Sunday to Spain, to attend the “Focus Africa 2023” Conference, being held in Madrid. Focus Africa 2023,...
AstraZeneca/Oxford coronavirus vaccine

New cluster of European nations hit pause on AstraZeneca vaccine

France Germany, Italy, Spain, Slovenia, Cyprus are the latest cluster of European countries to join the growing ranks of their peers suspending the use...
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Ghana appeals to Spain for UN Security Council bid

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration-designate, has requested Spain to support Ghana’s candidature for a non-permanent seat on the...

Spain announces another coronavirus aid package for battered sectors

dpa/GNA – Spain’s government on Wednesday announced that it would spend another 11 billion euros (13 billion dollars) to support small- and medium-sized...

Spain’s unemployment rate declines in fourth quarter

dpa/GNA - Spain's unemployment rate dropped to a near three-year low in the fourth quarter, the statistical office INE showed on Thursday. The unemployment...

Super Cup semis: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad on penalties

FC Barcelona keeper Marc Andre Ter Stegen was the hero as his side sneaked into the final of the Spanish Super Cup after beating...
Covid Vaccines

Spain to provide tax-free COVID-19 vaccines and tests

Spain will abolish value-added tax (VAT) on the sale of COVID-19 vaccines and tests until the end of 2022, in accordance with newly-reached European...
Violent Clashes

Spain sees violent clashes for second night over virus measures

For a second night in a row, multiple cities across Spain were racked by clashes between authorities and people protesting the latest coronavirus control...

Partey move highlights more deadline day exits than arrivals in Spain

There were more departures than arrivals on transfer deadline day at Spain’s biggest clubs with Thomas Partey leaving Atletico Madrid in the biggest deal...
Gerard Pique (Front) of FC Barcelona vies for the ball during the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus F.C. and FC Barcelona in Berlin, Germany, on June 6, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)

Barca, Sevilla, Atletico & Elche make their La Liga debuts in Spain’s Matchday 3

The third round of matches in Spain's Liga Santander sees FC Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Sevilla and newly promoted Elche finally make their league...
English Premier League

Real Sociedad confirm sale of Spain defender Llorente to Leeds United

La Liga club Real Sociedad on Tuesday confirmed the transfer of defender Diego Llorente to recently promoted Premier League club Leeds United. ...
Real Madrid

More fixture chaos as Real Madrid prepare for league debut in Spain

La Liga on Wednesday announced two changes to the scheduled kickoff times of the second round of matches of the season to be...
Valencia and Real Madrid

Valencia fight back for winning start in Spain, Villarreal drop points against Huesca

Valencia overcame a nightmare summer which has seen unrest amongst the club's fans and a host of key players abandon the club, to come...
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Four things to look out for as La Liga kicks off in Spain

There may be no Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico or Sevilla taking part in the first round of matches in La Liga this weekend,...

US Open results

Following are the results from the US Open on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding): Men's singles Second round ...
Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool celebrates after winning the UCL Final between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on June 01, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Michael Regan/G)

Spain snatch late draw against Germany in UEFA Nations League

Jose Luis Gaya's injury-time equalizer canceled out Timo Werner's opener and helped Spain snatch a last-gasp 1-1 draw with Germany in Group 4...
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Unemployment rises in Spain in August due to fall in tourism

The number of people registered as unemployed in Spain rose by 29,780 to reach 3,802,814 in August, according to data published by the...
A member of Palestinian medical team is seen at an emergency center for monitoring, screening and preventive health care education about COVID-19, which was recently established by the Palestinian Ministry of Health, in the West Bank city of Nablus, March 9, 2020. Palestine on Monday reported six new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of the infected Palestinians to 25. (Photo by Ayman Nobani/Xinhua)

Foreign tourist arrivals to Spain slump 75 percent year-on-year in July

Spain registered a 75-percent year-on-year (YoY) drop in the number of foreign tourist arrivals in July, the country's Statistical Office (INE) said on...

West Nile virus claims third victim in Spain

A 70-year-old man was on Friday confirmed as the third victim of the West Nile virus in the province of Seville of the...
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Spain wildfire forces 250 to evacuate

A wildfire in the province of Huelva in southwest Spain had forced the evacuation of around 250 people from their homes and had affected...
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Valencia’s Spain striker Rodrigo set to join Leeds United

Spanish international striker Rodrigo Moreno is on the verge of a move to newly promoted Premier League club, Leeds United. Valencia confirmed...
Head coach Luis Enrique of FC Barcelona reacts prior to the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus F.C. and FC Barcelona in Berlin, Germany, on June 6, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)

Luis Enrique rings the changes in Spain’s first squad since his return

Luis Enrique on Thursday made wide-scale changes when naming his first squad since returning as Spain coach in November 2019 when he replaced Roberto...

Moroccan navy arrests 107 over illegal immigration

Moroccan navy arrested 107 migrants in the Mediterranean who were trying to reach Spain. The migrants, including Asians and Sub-Saharans, were aboard...