Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Spain

Top tips: Surviving a job interview in Spain

Congratulations! You've dazzled them with your CV, and all that stands between you and The Job in Spain is an interview. But before you get too excited, here are a few useful cultural tips that can help you land your dream job in Spain.

‘Spanish winery will destroy US redwoods’

‘Spanish winery will destroy US redwoods’

Spanish wine conglomerate Codorníu says environmentalists are wrong to claim that the creation of new company vineyard in California will do away with over 150 acres of redwood forest.

Microsoft Stadium? Real Madrid seeks sponsors

Microsoft Stadium? Real Madrid seeks sponsors

IT giant Microsoft said on Wednesday it was in talks with Real Madrid over naming rights for the Spanish football giant's legendary Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

‘Madrid is cleaner than New York City’

‘Madrid is cleaner than New York City’

With Madrid two days into a rubbish strike and the city having received plenty of negative press in recent times, what do US exchange students think of the much-maligned capital? Benjamin Fang from New York's Syracuse University found out.

Bank bosses called up in major fraud probe

Bank bosses called up in major fraud probe

A Spanish court on Wednesday ordered the arrest of five bankers in a fraud investigation into failed bank CAM, a casualty of the near-collapse of Spain's finance sector, an official said.

Famous writer’s lost tapes turn up in Madrid

Famous writer’s lost tapes turn up in Madrid

Hours of forgotten tape recordings of the master Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges have turned up in Spain and may soon be published, his widow and associates said on Tuesday.

Spain’s 17-cent king: Europe’s cheapest

Spain’s 17-cent king: Europe’s cheapest

Spain's ruling party has defended the government's budget for the country's royal family, saying the royal house costs each Spaniard a low 17 Euro cents (23 cents US) a year.

Apple opens Spain books in spy row

Apple opens Spain books in spy row

Spain is the country that made the third highest number of requests for private user data from Apple in the first half of 2013, a new transparency report by the technology company reveals.

Spain’s most active graffiti artist arrested

Spain’s most active graffiti artist arrested

Spanish police have arrested the country's most prolific train graffiti artist, whose works have appeared across Europe and the United States, officials said on Tuesday.

Broke Spanish region switches off public TV

Broke Spanish region switches off public TV

Financial problems forced Valencia in eastern Spain to shut down its highly popular public television and radio service on Tuesday, the latest casualty of crisis cuts in the country's heavily indebted regions.

Real almost through after thrilling draw with Juve

Real almost through after thrilling draw with Juve

Real Madrid is only one point away from qualifying for the last sixteen draw of the Champions League after a frantic 2-2 draw against Juventus in Turin.