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BBVA will cut 2935 jobs across Spain

The bank will cut 2935 jobs across Spain

It will see BBVA’s workforce cut by around 10%, rather than the 15% originally planned.

Catalonia is the territory with the largest number of redundancies planned, with 1001 representing over a third (34%) of the total. It will see 183 branches closed, out of a total of 480 across …

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Nightlife in Spain reopening plan out: compulsory face masks, no drinks on dancefloor

Spain’s health ministry could lift closure order in 4 to 8 weeks

Catalonia has revealed the reopening plan for nightclubs and other late-night venues, which will come into force once the closure order from Spain’s Health Ministry expires.

Procicat, the civil protection body, published the rules on Wednesday, including measures on ticketing, facemasks, dancefloors, ventilation and queueing.

The …

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French company Ouigo offers Barcelona-Madrid trips from €9

The French rail company Ouigo (SNCF) has launched its high-speed train service between Barcelona and Madrid on Monday, two days after the state of alarm in Spain has ended.

This means that regional borders will no longer be closed and all travel throughout Spain is once again permitted.

The new service run by private company Ouigo will …