Taxi app Uber defies ban in Spain after ruling

Taxi app Uber defies ban in Spain after ruling

Smartphone car-ride service Uber vowed on Friday to keep operating in Spain despite a ban following a lawsuit by taxi drivers and said it would fight the case in court.

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy promised on Friday the country's economy would "take off" again in 2015 but opponents branded his optimism "indecent" with many Spaniards still suffering from cutbacks.