Gibraltar border controls examined by EC amid UK-Spanish tensions European Commission carries out ‘fact-finding mission’ after summer dispute led to huge queues at Gibraltar border crossing.
Spain youth unemployment reaches record 56.1% Number of young Spaniards belonging to ‘lost generation’ is up 2% since June, despite government claims that the worst is over.
Gibraltar row: David Cameron considers EU legal action against Spain UK may invoke EU laws promoting free movement across EU borders as Madrid reportedly look to take dispute to UN.
Spain ‘to take Gibraltar dispute to UN’ El País reports that Spanish and Argentinian foreign ministers seek ‘united front’ over territorial disputes with United Kingdom.
Spanish PM promises to act over Gibraltar Mariano Rajoy is understood to have promised to de-escalate situation after complaint from David Cameron.
Formal UK complaint over Gibraltar Diplomatic protests intensify after Spain confirms it is considering the imposition of border fees.
Gibraltar row: UK underlines support amid fears of economic blockade British government says it will respond to action not rhetoric as Gibraltar’s first minister says threats may be smokescreen.
British insurance firms lodge complaints as holidaymakers in Spain are told to reclaim cost of health care from their insurer The European Commission is taking legal action against Spain after hospitals refused treatment to British holidaymakers carrying a European health insurance card (Ehic). Holidaymakers are advised to take an Ehic on their travels, giving them […]
Property developer looks to offload £244m retail assets, which have been hit by economic crisis in Spain and Portugal The property developer British Land is looking to sell its £255m portfolio of retail properties in mainland Europe after the assets lost almost a fifth of their value on the back of the economic crisis in […]
Eurogroup will decide today whether to approve aid tranches for Greece and Cyprus, after seeing fresh anti-austerity protests in Spain over the weekend Graeme Wearden