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Pere Aragonès will plant King Felipe VI at the Meeting of the Círculo de Economía
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Pere Aragonès will plant King Felipe VI at the Meeting of the Círculo de Economía

The Catalan president, in charge of delivering the opening speech of the event tomorrow, will be absent from the dinner attended by the Monarch and the president of South Korea.The President of the Generalitat, Pere Aragons.E. P.Although the first steps of Pere Aragons as president of the Generalitat had taken the path of matters most closely linked to economic policies, the Republican does not want to miss the first occasion of his mandate to stage the rejection of the independence movement to the monarch.The head of the Government will be absent tomorrow from the inaugural dinner of the Meeting of the Circle of Economics, attended by King Felipe VI. The institutional representation of the Autonomous Administration will be in charge of the vice-president Jordi Puigner, despite the fact t...
Snowden, Merkel, an espionage network at the highest level … this is how the United States investigated various world powers
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Snowden, Merkel, an espionage network at the highest level … this is how the United States investigated various world powers

Denmark's Defense Intelligence Service (FE) assisted the United States' National Security Agency (NSA) to spy on senior European officials, including Chancellor Angela Merkel between 2012 and 2014, as reported this Sunday by several European media.The medium Danmarks Radio has published this Sunday a report in collaboration with other European media in which it is pointed out that the NSA accessed text messages and phone conversations from senior European officials from Germany, France, Sweden and Norway via Danish telecommunication cables with the help of the FE.These types of accusations arose in 2013 when former NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked this type of information to the media.Snowd...
Apps and new banking habits: is the end of cash closer?
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Apps and new banking habits: is the end of cash closer?

When the pandemic broke out, hundreds of businesses hung up the 'Card payment preferable' sign. Many other establishments, which until then did not have this payment method or required a minimum amount to use it, quickly joined the payment through the dataphone. The possible risk of transmission of the coronavirus through banknotes and coins - due to going from hand to hand - the use of credit cards skyrocketed across Europe, despite the fact that the European Central Bank denied such risk.In Spain, payment by credit card and contactless has already advanced to payment in cash in the last year. According to a survey by the consulting firm Capgemini, 47% of Spaniards claimed to have increased...
The Ibex closes the week at 9,200 points and reaches its maximum level since February 2020
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The Ibex closes the week at 9,200 points and reaches its maximum level since February 2020

The Ibex 35 has closed the week with a rebound of 0.63%, which has led the selective to reach the level of 9,200 integers, on a day marked by the appearance of the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, in a context of uncertainty and fear of higher inflation. Specifically, the Madrid index has closed at 9,204 points, which means reaching its highest level since February 2020. Compared to the day of Thursday, it has achieved a rebound of 0.87%. Regarding the appearance of Lagarde, the president of the ECB has assured that it is "too early" and "in fact unnecessary" to discuss the possibility of reducing bond purchases under the emergency program due to t...
Lessons of 15-M: from Draghi to Yolanda Díaz
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Lessons of 15-M: from Draghi to Yolanda Díaz

The Italian prime minister resigns his salary while the leader of United We can ask his deputies not to do politics on Twitter.The Third Vice President and Minister of Labor and Social Economy, Yolanda Daz.BALLESTEROSEFEIn January 2016, between kisses, tears and hugs, the 69 deputies of Podemos entered the Congress with the baby of Carolina Bescansa In volandas. A veteran of the writing was ironic about the pre-adolescent show they starred in. Mara, who worked as an intern at Nacional, turned around and said: What is it, that you don't hug each other? They do what normal people do. Timidly, the aforementioned replied that normal people do not kiss at work, but in their private lives.The intern l Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take ...
Draghi launches his Recovery Plan with 86% parliamentary endorsement while Sánchez arrives weakened at 10-J
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Draghi launches his Recovery Plan with 86% parliamentary endorsement while Sánchez arrives weakened at 10-J

The first challenge for Italy and Spain is the June 10 meeting of the European Central Bank. The president of the Bundesbank calls for more toughness even if risk premiums rise in the SouthThe Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Draghi, and the President of the Government, Pedro Snchez, at a meeting in Moncloa when the Italian presides over the ECBJMCADENAS"The plans of the Government of Italy and that of Spain show a considerable degree of optimism in the capacity to implement the investment and absorb the financing", ironizes a study by the US investment bank Goldman Sachs due to the traditionally slow execution capacity of the funds. Europeans from both countries.There is, however, a difference now between Italy and Spain, starting with this lever destined to transform the third and fourth ...
Between ambition and realism: a decaffeinated Conference on the future of the European Union
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Between ambition and realism: a decaffeinated Conference on the future of the European Union

The project to redesign the EU and adapt its international role to a world of superpowers was born burdened by the fight against CovidMerkel listens to Macron after a Franco-German summit.REUTERS PABLO R. SUANZES Correspondent Brussels Updated Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 22:26Opinion Conference (on the future of) because the future is Europe After the Brexit referendum, Europe came out stunned. The breakdown of the Union was and is reason enough to call for deep and critical reflection, but the symptoms were many more. In 2016, the European Union had two blocks. Headed by the France of Francois Hollande, which asked for "more Europe", more integration, launching itself forward like never before to unite the continent in one of its lowest hours. The other, with Angela Merkel's Germany ...
The Bank of Spain is left out of the analysis on the new salaries of Goirigolzarri and Gortázar
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The Bank of Spain is left out of the analysis on the new salaries of Goirigolzarri and Gortázar

The Frob will decide its vote before the CaixaBank Board of Directors in a reduced version of the governing committee limited to positions of Economy and Finance.The Chairman of CaixaBank, Jos Ignacio Goirigolzarri, and the CEO, Gonzalo Gortzar.EUROPA PRESSWhile the Government asks the Bank of Spain to find formulas to limit the "unacceptable" salaries of the main bankers in the country, the body that directs Pablo Hernndez de Cos will be left out of the governing committee of the Frob to analyze the new salaries of Jos Ignacio Goirigolzarri Y Gonzalo gortzar as Chairman and CEO, respectively, of CaixaBank. The Fund for Orderly Bank Restructuring, through which the State holds a stake of 16 Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantag...
The Bank of Spain can no longer limit the salaries of bankers as required by Calviño
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The Bank of Spain can no longer limit the salaries of bankers as required by Calviño

The ECB's powers are limited to supervising and, where appropriate, cutting the bonus, although the bankers did not collect it in 2020. The Government could act on the fixed salary in coordination with Frankfurt.The governor of the Bank of Spain, Pablo Hernndez de Cos, and the economic vice president Nadia Calvio.EUROPA PRESS VCTOR MARTNEZ Updated Friday, April 23, 2021 - 22:47The European Central Bank and the Bank of Spain They have been intensively monitoring for a year the salaries of managers in the financial sector to ensure that they are compatible with the current capital ratios of entities and are adjusted to the impact suffered by the coronavirus. However, the current powers of the regulator are limited to the supervision of the retribucin variable o bonus, which represents on a...