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Electricity and fuel have already skyrocketed 37 euros per household in just 15 days
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Electricity and fuel have already skyrocketed 37 euros per household in just 15 days

Updated Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 00:2137 euros. The sharp rise in energy prices during this month of June is beginning to be felt strongly in the pockets of millions of homes and companies. Only during the first fortnight of the month has the average household seen its electric bill has Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}...
Alessandro Baricco: "Let’s hope that the pandemic does not lead us to a period of puritanism and ecological fanaticism."
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Alessandro Baricco: "Let’s hope that the pandemic does not lead us to a period of puritanism and ecological fanaticism."

The Italian novelist reunites in his new book reflections on the covid. "The pandemic has made civilization collide against a wall so that the weakest part fell," he says.The writer Alessandro Baricco.Jos Aym IRENE HERNNDEZ VELASCO Madrid Updated Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 22:44Paolo Giordano "We need a health system for the entire planet" Poetry in a state of alarm 9 unheard of poems about the coronavirus and confinement The myth is a collective construction, a figure through which human beings try to organize the chaotic material of their fears, their convictions, their memories, their knowledge, their ignorances or their dreams. "Mythical creatures are produ Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer...
Pedro Sánchez offers Argentina that Spain be its "front door" before the European Union
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Pedro Sánchez offers Argentina that Spain be its "front door" before the European Union

The Spanish president and Fernndez show their harmony and promise to lead a global debate to increase vaccine productionPedro Snchez and Alberto Fernndez, at the reception of the Spanish president at the Casa Rosada.Juan Ignacio RONCORONIEFEWith the reception at the Casa Rosada, the official visit of Pedro Sánchez began this morning in Argentina, an "important" trip for this country since he is the first foreign president to receive Alberto Fernández. The Andean president took office in December 2019 and the outbreak months after the pandemic has prevented the presence of leaders from other countries. However, Sánchez and Fernández met less than a month ago in Madrid, on the occasion of the Argentine leader's European tour, in search of support for his request to the Paris Club and the I...
The Government welcomes the new global corporate tax but would collect less than with its ‘Google rate’
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The Government welcomes the new global corporate tax but would collect less than with its ‘Google rate’

The keys now are to know the 'fine print' yet to be specified and the acceptance by large developing economies that are not represented in the G-7 and other low-taxed ones like Ireland.A worker cleans the carpet at the headquarters where the G-7 finance ministers meeting was held, in London.EXPANSINThe finance ministers of the G-7, the group that includes the seven developed economic powers of the world, reached an agreement this weekend to carry out a coordinated reform of taxation at the global level. Countries such as the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France ... - and others like Spain that did not participate in the summit but support the measure - declared themselves proud of what they consider "a historic advance". Even companies like Google o Facebook, against...
Spain will not enter the list of safe destinations in the United Kingdom
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Spain will not enter the list of safe destinations in the United Kingdom

They do not include the Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands in the 'green' listTwo British tourists consult a map in Tenerife Given the increase in cases and the risk of not being able to fully reopen the economy on June 21, Boris Johnson has decided to maintain the out door restrictions. A decision that will be announced this afternoon and that will mean that neither Spain, nor any other country in the world, will join the exclusive green list of safe destinations in which the British can spend their holidays without having to pay three tests. PCR on the return or do a 10-day quarantine that not all companies are willing to accept. A caution that has also resulted, for example, in Portugal having fallen from the green list to the amber.Not even the efforts of the Prime Minister, Ped...
Spain exceeds 80,000 official deaths from coronavirus after registering 66 in the last 24 hours
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Spain exceeds 80,000 official deaths from coronavirus after registering 66 in the last 24 hours

Spain has exceeded 80,000 deaths from coronavirus. This is how the Ministry of Health has communicated this Wednesday: after adding 66 new deaths, puts the total death toll at 80,049. Despite the downward trend in mortality in recent days, this figure represents a slight increase in deaths compared to last week, since 54 were reported seven days ago. Four autonomous regions (Asturias, Balearic Islands, Melilla and La Rioja) They have not reported any deaths in the last hours. Also 4,984 new cases of coronavirus have been reported, 23 less than a week ago (5,007). And, officially, coronavirus infections in our country since the beginning of the pandemic now amount to 3,697,762. For her part, Carolina Darias, the Minister of Health, has announced that the plan for the next school year, wh...
Colombia reopens the border with Venezuela after 14 months of closure due to the pandemic
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Colombia reopens the border with Venezuela after 14 months of closure due to the pandemic

Maduro opposes this "unilateral" measure. Both countries broke relations after Duque recognized GuaidSeveral people wait to be vaccinated in Medelln.AFPThe Government of Colombia announced that it will reopen its river and land borders with Venezuela, closed since March 2020 to tackle the coronavirus. In a resolution, the Ministry of the Interior ordered "the gradual reopening" of the 2,200-kilometer border crossings.The measure takes effect at 00.00 (07.00, in Spain) on Wednesday and nullifies a presidential decree that had extended the closure until September 1. On May 19, the country reopened the steps that connect it with Panama, Peru, Brazil and Ecuador, also closed to prevent the spread of the virus. Venezuela, which broke diplomatic relations with Bogota in February 2019, after ...
Ribera cedes and intervenes in the electricity market, limiting revenues from nuclear and hydroelectric plants
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Ribera cedes and intervenes in the electricity market, limiting revenues from nuclear and hydroelectric plants

The vice president of Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera.The Government finalizes measures to stop the sharp increase in the cost of electricity in 2021 and targets the income of the large nuclear and hydroelectric plants of the large energy groups that operate in the country.The vice president of Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera, plans to bring a draft bill to the Council of Ministers on Tuesday to reduce the benefits that these plants are reaping due to the sharp increase in the cost of electricity in recent weeks.For this increase is linked to the higher cost of CO2 emission rights in the European market, which ends up having an impact on the electricity generated by thermal power plants that have to incorporate this cost into their production processes. As it is a marginal marke...