GENTRIFICATION

How price hikes in Lavapiés are changing one of Madrid’s most popular ‘barrios’

The neighborhood is undergoing a gentifrication process, forcing out many Asian and African immigrants who have made their home here

CORONAVIRUS

Secretary general of Spain’s far-right Vox party tests positive for coronavirus

Javier Ortega Smith was recently at an event that attracted 9,000 people in Madrid, where the number of cases of Covid-19 has risen sharply

ECONOMY

Plunging stocks, remote work: The economic effects of the coronavirus in Spain

Experts warn that the global drop in supply and demand could severely affect the tourism industry

CORONAVIRUS IN SPAIN

Uncontrolled spread of coronavirus in Spain forces a change of scenario

The Madrid region and Basque province of Álava have closed all education centers, while the Health Ministry is recommending home working and travel restrictions for all Spaniards