Madrid announces new restrictions on mobility to curb spike in Covid-19 cases

The new measures will affect 37 basic health areas in the capital and in other municipalities with a very high incidence of coronavirus


The immigrants who built a fruit empire in Spain

The no-frills business of selling fresh produce has provided a direct route to prosperity for people who came to the country with very little. A Moroccan family, three Chinese friends and a Bangladeshi entrepreneur are now leading the sector in Madrid


Chinese hackers accused of stealing information from Spanish centers working on Covid-19 vaccine

Intelligence service says computer systems have been repeatedly attacked in the health and pharmaceutical sectors


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 18, 2020


Spain reports 11,291 new coronavirus cases and 162 deaths

The Madrid region continues to face the greatest pressure, with 21% of hospital beds occupied by Covid-19 patients, compared to the national average of 8.6%


What is a selective lockdown and how does it work?

EL PAÍS looks at how the rules were introduced in the Spanish city of Palma, in the Balearic Islands, following a spike in Covid-19 cases