Spain Papers Review - Wednesday January 17, 2018
Posted in: Today's Spanish Papers
Jan 17, 2018 - 11:45 AM

El País –‘The separatists have ignored the law and have chosen Puigdemont’ – the former president has convinced the ERC to be invested by video against the lawyers. The agreement places deputy Roger Torrent as the new president of the Catalan Parliament. Corruption and debts has obliged Convergence to place one of their headquarters on sale.
‘The PP has proposed that pensions can be calculated from all your working life’ – for those who have already contributed 35 years. Minister Fátima Báñez said the proposal would be voluntary for the worker.

HMS Duncan, the most modern British destroyer, docked in Málaga on Monday
Posted in: Málaga
Jan 18, 2018 - 1:15 PM

HMS Duncan is the most modern operative vessel in the British Royal Navy, the last of six Type 45 destroyers. She is the first of the class known as Daring, equipped with the Harpoon anti-boat radar guidance system.

Spain On This Day - January 18
Posted in: History
Jan 18, 2018 - 12:43 AM

1174 - Alfonso II of Aragon and Castile Sancha marry
1535 - the Spanish explorer and conquistador, Francisco Pizarro, founds the city of Lima, which he named Ciudad de los Reyes.
1610 - The Moors were expelled from Murcia.
1762 - Carlos III promulgates a pragmatic to set the exequatur regium, which implies total control of the papal documents.
1764 - In Barcelona the Physical-Mathematical Experimental Conference is created, based on the Academy of Sciences and Arts of the city.

Spain On This Day - January 17
Posted in: History
Jan 17, 2018 - 12:54 AM

1287 - Alfonso III of Aragón invades Menorca and frees the island from centuries of Moorish occupation.

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Spain On This Day - January 16
Posted in: History
Jan 16, 2018 - 12:00 AM

929 - Abderramán III proclaims himself Caliph of Córdoba.
1492 - The first grammar of the Spanish language is presented to Queen Isabella I.
1556 - The Holy Roman Emperor, Carlos I of Spain, gives up the crown of Castilla and Aragón in favour of his son, Felipe II.

Spain On This Day - January 15
Posted in: History
Jan 15, 2018 - 1:18 AM

1526 - A maritime expedition led by Diego García de Moguer left from La Coruna, and who is attributed the discovery of the River Plate

The body of a women found on a beach in Marbella this morning is British
Posted in: Costa del Sol
Jan 14, 2018 - 7:43 PM

Around 8,30am a passer by walking on Victor Beach, saw the body of a woman next to the shoreline, and according to the police there were no external signs of injury

Spain On This Day - January 14
Posted in: History
Jan 14, 2018 - 5:29 AM

1503 - Creation of the House of Trade of the Indies in Seville, designed to deposit America imported and exported goods.1539: Spain annexes Cuba.
1514 - Royal decree authorizing the marriage of Spaniards with Indians.
1526 - Treaty of Madrid, between Francis I of France and Carlos I of Spain, after the battle of Pavia.
1539 – Spain annexes Cuba.
1724 - King Philip V of Spain abdicates the throne.
1739 - El Pardo agreement: Agreement between Spain and England, which establishes the basis of trade in the American colonies.

Spain On This Day - January 13
Posted in: History
Jan 13, 2018 - 1:13 AM

0587 - Recaredo Visigoth king Hispanic, declares its commitment and that of his family to the Catholic faith.
1435 - Sicut Dudum, forbidding the enslavement of the Guanche natives in Canary Islands by the Spanish, is promulgated by Pope Eugene IV.
1532 - A royal decree signed in Seville prohibits the Indians mark with hot irons.

Spain On This Day - January 12
Posted in: History
Jan 12, 2018 - 7:43 AM

1072 - In Spain, after the battle of Golpejera, Sancho II was crowned King of Leon.
1230 - Jaime I conquers the island of Mallorca.
1610 - The decree for expulsion of the Moors from Andalusia is enacted.

Spain On This Day - January 11
Posted in: History
Jan 11, 2018 - 12:50 AM

1284 - In a compilation entitled Recognoverunt Proceres, Pedro III gives Barcelona civil and economic privileges.
1565 - The Spanish conquistador Miguel Lopez de Legazpi takes possession of the Eastern Carolinas, today Marshall Islands.
1866 - 220 people drown in the Bay of Biscay to sink the English ship passengers London.
1875 - Alfonso XII disembarks in Valencia, from Barcelona, and goes to Madrid to occupy the throne of Spain.

Searching for a British woman who vanished from Marbella on January 2
Posted in: Costa del Sol
Jan 10, 2018 - 11:14 AM

The National Police are searching for Rebeca Muldoon a 35-year-old British resident and her disappearance was announced by a neighbour and her absence was confirmed by the National Police after they visited the family home.

Spain On This Day - January 10
Posted in: History
Jan 10, 2018 - 4:43 AM

1514 - The Complutense Bible is published, the first multilingual edition.
1544 - Viceroy Blasco Núñez de Vela, sent by Carlos I, arrives in Panama to cut off the abuses committed by some conquerors.
1601 - The Court of Felipe III moved from Madrid to Valladolid, according to an official order from the previous day.
1877 - Conscription (four years of active duty and four in the reserve) is established in Spain.
1973 - The Spanish filmmaker Luis Buñuel, Hollywood awarded the Oscar for best foreign film for "The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie".

How to Automatize Business Processes with help of Telecommunication Solutions
Posted in: Business & Finance
Jan 9, 2018 - 11:38 AM

The technologies IoT/IOT/M2M allow to automatize diverse business processes and save on communication and equipment`s services.

Spain On This Day - January 9
Posted in: History
Jan 9, 2018 - 12:34 AM

638 - Sixth Council of Toledo.
681 - Twelfth Council of Toledo: King Erwig of the Visigoths initiates a council in which he implements diverse measures against the Jews in Spain.
1316 - Felipe V becomes King of France and Navarre after the death of his nephew Juan I.
1809 - Arthur Wellesley arranges with Spain a treaty of friendship and military aid.
1812 - Valencia capitulates to French forces of Suchet, after four days of bombardment.

Spain On This Day - January 8
Posted in: History
Jan 8, 2018 - 5:35 AM

1870 - In Malaga, the first issue of the satirical newspaper "Brooms", led by Republican Teobaldo Nieva.
1885 - Treaty of peace and friendship between Spain and the Republic of Ecuador.
1924 - A royal decree suspended in Spain's parliamentary immunity.

Spain On This Day - January 7
Posted in: History
Jan 7, 2018 - 12:00 AM

1325 – Alfonso IV becomes King of Portugal.
1899 - In Madrid the first issue of the magazine Literary Life, directed by Jacinto Benavente appears, among whose contributors included Ruben Dario, Miguel de Unamuno and Antonio Machado.
1908 - In Spain it is promulgated the Law of the squadron, to provide the country with maritime forces, of which lacked after the disasters suffered in the wars in Cuba and the Philippines.

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Spain On This Day - January 6
Posted in: History
Jan 6, 2018 - 12:39 AM

1119 - Alfonso I el Batallador (King of Aragon), conquered Zaragoza
1233 - Fernando III of Castilla initiates the site of the city of Úbeda that culminates with its capitulation.
1416 - King Ferdinand I of Aragon abandons obedience to the Avignon popes.
1492 - The Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella enter Granada, completing the Reconquista.

Spain On This Day - January 5
Posted in: History
Jan 5, 2018 - 4:50 AM

0951 - Ramiro II of Leon abdicates.
1543 - In the port of San Francisco de Campeche (Mexico) lands the Spanish friar Bartolomé de las Casas, who will be distinguished as a tireless historian and defender of the aborigines of New Spain.
1813 - The Courts of Cadiz suppress the Tribunal of the Inquisition both in Spain and in America.
1977 - The Public Order Court is abolished, the National Court is created and the decree law on terrorism is repealed.
1978 - Euskadi preautonomy approved.
2009 - The last ride on the old roller coaster built in 1961, which after its dismantling, will be replaced by the new Muntanya Russa, will be held at Tibidabo Amusement Park in Barcelona.

Spain On This Day - January 4
Posted in: History
Jan 4, 2018 - 12:41 AM

1493 - Christopher Columbus began his journey back to Spain from the Spanish island, modern city of Santo Domingo, capital of Dominican Republic.

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