CORONAVIRUS

Italian and Spanish PMs meet in Madrid ahead of EU recovery fund summit

The two countries hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic have a shared interest in overcoming resistance by member states who want to hand out loans rather than grants

CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus outbreak reveals shortcomings of Catalonia’s contact tracing system

Healthcare workers complain about a shortage of human resources and computer glitches as the number of positive cases continues to rise

CORONAVIRUS

No protocols, no guidelines: 71% of Spain’s health workers lacked means to fight coronavirus, poll shows

According to the survey, most professionals had neither adequate personal protective equipment nor proper instructions on how to manage Covid-19 patients

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, July 8, 2020

CORONAVIRUS

Spanish tourism industry feeling the loss of high-rolling visitors

The restrictions on travel into the EU have taken a toll on Madrid, Barcelona and Costa del Sol, which are popular with tourists from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Brazil and the US