OPINION

Independence in Catalonia – now what?

The justice system had declared the referendum illegal

crisis in catalonia

Puigdemont declares independence for Catalonia but suspends it in search of dialogue

Central government sources believe the speech by the Catalan premier to be a declaration of secession; measures such as Article 155 could be applied. Read our live coverage as it happened

Editorial

On the edge of the abyss

A unilateral declaration of independence would open the door to a dire crisis in Catalonia

Catalan independence

The companies that are leaving Catalonia

Six out of seven Ibex companies are moving their HQ to other cities due to the secessionist challenge

Cartoons

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 10, 2017

Cartoons

Ros

Ros cartoon, October 10, 2017

Catalan independence

Corporate flight damages Catalonia’s image

Rating agencies, analysts and the European press warn of the risks of a declaration of independence

Technology

Gate 93: Spain’s portal to Silicon Valley

Three Spanish techies create a fund to help Spanish initiatives survive in America’s startup mecca