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Free travel has been restored within Catalonia

Free travel has been restored within Catalonia as the county-level lockdown ended on Monday, as part of a broader reopening scheme brought about by the stabilization of coronavirus infections.

Other de-escalation measures include the restoration of in-person classes for pre-university exam-year school students (‘Batxillerat’ courses) and vocational training courses (‘Cicles Formatius’).

While the 6-people limit for social …

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Spain rules out extending state of alarm past May 9

Catalan government plans to ease mobility restrictions starting next Monday

The Spanish government has ruled out extending the state of alarm beyond its current expiry date, May 9, which will put an end to six months of constitutionally exceptional measures in place to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.

The end of the state of alarm will also mean …

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Half a million Catalans still left without work

There are now 505,900 jobless in Catalonia, an increase of 21.31% compared to the same month last year

Unemployment fell by 6,390 during the month of March compared to February, leaving a total of 505,900 people without work – a monthly decrease of 1.25% – according to figures released by the ministry of labour.

These figures represent …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Barcelona and its attractions

Barcelona (cat. Barcelona) is a city and metropolis located on the Mediterranean coast of the Iberian Peninsula. It is the capital of Catalonia, the region of Barcelonès and the province of Barcelona, as well as the second most populous and economically important city in the Iberian Peninsula after Madrid.

History

There are two different versions …

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Business and Economy

Economy of Catalonia

The economy of Catalonia, despite a certain lack of natural resources, is one of the richest in Europe.

Catalonia is a member of The Four Motors for Europe. Four Motors for Europe (4ME) is an association for interregional cooperation between the territories of Catalonia, Baden-Württemberg (BW), Lombardy (ITA) and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (AURA) with the aim of strengthening …

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Sport / Tourism

Bosc Virós: 29 km of cross-country skiing

Bosc Virós is a cross-country ski resort in the Spanish Pyrenees, located in Catalonia, in the Pallars Sobira county, in the Ferrera Valley.

Since 2001 Bosc Virós resort has been an alternative form of snowy mountain activities, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.

The resort is a new concept of relaxation in the luxurious surroundings of the Alt Pirineu …

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