Spain adopts conservative attitude to restarting European travel

Most European Union states want to lift restrictions at internal borders by June 15, but Madrid is insisting on July 1


More than half of Spain moving to Phase 3 of coronavirus deescalation plan on Monday

The Madrid region and the city of Barcelona will enter the second stage, which allows social gatherings of up to 15 people and lifts the restrictions on outdoor activity


Spain’s macro study shows just 5.2% of population has contracted the coronavirus

The results of the second round of testing suggest the deescalation of confinement measures has not so far caused a significant resurgence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus


Madrid chief warned against refusing hospital aid to care home residents: ‘They’ll die in undignified conditions’

In internal emails seen by EL PAÍS, the head of social policy said that the decision to deny certain coronavirus patients medical attention would have “serious legal consequences”


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El Roto cartoon, June 5, 2020


Rafael del Pino: ‘We have to get people back to work as fast as possible’

The chairman of Ferrovial believes that the government should not fast-track major changes without prior debate, and that if it does, it should do so to facilitate the creation of decent jobs for all Spaniards