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  • 6 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui & Co., Ltd. has entered into an agreement to invest in Gonvarri Eólica, S.L., which controls the GRI Renewable Industries Group of Spain, a manufacturer of wind turbine towers and flanges for wind power generation. Agreement documents were signed on March 5, 2015. Subject to regulatory approvals by the relevant authorities, Mitsui will acquire a […]

  • 6 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui & Co., Ltd. has entered into an agreement to invest in Gonvarri Eólica, S.L., which controls the GRI Renewable Industries Group of Spain, a manufacturer of wind turbine towers and flanges for wind power generation. Agreement documents were signed on March 5, 2015. Subject to regulatory approvals by the relevant authorities, Mitsui will acquire a […]

  • 27 March 2020
    Infrastructure

    Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in February 2020 jumped when compared to the corresponding month a year ago.

    LNG imports reached some 19.3 terawatt-hours (TWh) in February 2020, up from 12.4 TWh reported in February 2019, data by the LNG terminal ope

  • 13 September 2011

      On Saturday EU NAVFOR Operation Atalanta vessels intercepted and boarded a skiff suspected of involvement in an incident with the French Sailing Yacht, SY TRIBAL KAT. EU NAVFOR reports receiving a distress call from the SY TRIBAL KAT on Thursday, September 8. FGS BAYERN responded to the call, locating the yacht off the coast […]

  • 26 February 2020

    Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) soared in January when compared to the corresponding month last year, according to the monthly data by the LNG terminal operator Enagás.

  • 23 May 2007

    The tension is still on for the Spanish challenger Desafío Español, who will fight against Emirates Team New Zealand again today. The Spanish are potentially down to their final race today, but this is a team whom it would be dangerous to count out. Not many Cup pundits thought the rookie Spanish team could stretch […]

  • 21 May 2007

    Desafío Español 2007 continues to hold on to hope in its Semi Final series against the top ranked challenger Emirates Team New Zealand. A win by the Spanish on Sunday brought the scoreline to 4-2. The Kiwis need one more win to advance to the FInal, while Karol Jablonski’s Spanish squad is fighting for its […]

  • 27 March 2020

    Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in February 2020 jumped when compared to the corresponding month a year ago.

  • 18 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The General Court of the European Union has overturned the EU Commission’s decision that the Spanish tax lease system was illegal state aid. From May 2006 onwards the commission received several complaints against the Spanish Tax Lease System (the STLS), which alleged that the system allowed maritime shipping companies to benefit from a 20-30% price reduction when buying ships […]

  • 8 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    At least 6,500 Spanish dockworkers could be laid off according to the recently announced plan by the country’s Minister of Public Works to reform the port system.  Inigo de la Serna, the minister, aims to launch a decree issued by the European Union Court of Justice to reform the Spanish Port System, which would result in […]

  • 21 April 2020
    Infrastructure

    Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) jumped in March 2020.

  • 31 December 2019

    Spanish LNG terminal operator, Enagás reported that the demand for natural gas in Spain ended 2019 with the growth of 14 percent over the previous year, reaching 398 TWh, the highest figure since 2010.

  • 18 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    A dock worker died on Wednesday morning inside the hold of the Panama-flagged bulk carrier Hanjin Sines while moored in the outer port of Ferrol, Spain for unloading. The victim is a Spanish 57-year-old man from Ferrol, employed with the stevedore company at the port. According to local newpaper La Voz de Ferrol, the worker […]

  • 6 June 2007

    A Spanish court has ordered the interception of two US boats should they leave Gibraltar, amid a row over treasure from a shipwreck. A judge in Cadiz instructed police to capture the ships if they entered Spanish waters, Spanish media said.

  • 7 March 2017

    As the Spanish government postpones voting on the port reform for another week, international dockworkers unions from neighboring countries are planning to join industrial action in support of their Spanish colleagues. Namely, the bill amending the Ports Act of 2010 was scheduled to be debated and voted on in plenary session in congress on Thursday, as announced by […]

  • 25 February 2011

    The Spanish embassy is closely following the difficulties faced by Spanish fishing companies in the port of Montevideo, some of which have decided to stop operating in Uruguay. The issue according to Spanish diplomatic sources in Montevideo could be considered (out of agenda) with Uruguay’s Foreign Affairs minister Luis Almagro who is currently on an […]

  • 9 October 2017

    Seven seafarers have been arrested after Spanish authorities seized close to four tons of cocaine from an ocean-going tugboat in the mid-Atlantic on October 1.  Following the arrest of the seven men, six of them from Turkey and one from Azerbaijan, the Comoros-flagged vessel Thoran was towed into the Spanish port of Cadiz in the afternoon […]

  • 12 August 2008

    A new partner has agreed to join the Irish licence covering the Spanish Point prospect in the Porcupine Basin off the west coast of Ireland which could see two new wells drilled in the future. Prospect partners Providence Resources and Sosina Exploration have agreed the deal with privately-owned Chrysaor Holdings Limited under which Chrysaor will […]

  • 4 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Government of Spain has revealed plans to open a 3GW tender for renewable energy projects in the first quarter of 2017.

  • 19 May 2017

    Spanish parliament has adopted the royal decree of the country’s government aimed at reforming the port system in Spain, despite strong disapproval by dockworkers and upcoming strikes. The decision was made on May 18 with the parliament’s majority approval – 174 votes in favor, 165 against and eight abstentions. The royal decree was presented by Spanish Ministry of […]

  • 17 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Van Oord, a leading international contractor specialising in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects, has acquired all shares of its Spanish subsidiary Dravo S.A. Dravo S.A. has been owned, since 1987, by Van Oord (50%) and the Spanish company Dragados S.A. (50%), a subsidiary of ACS, the largest Spanish infrastructure contractor. The company will continue its […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Providence Resources P.l.c., (“Providence”) the Irish oil and gas exploration and production company, provides an update on Licensing Option 11/2 (“Spanish Point South”). Capricorn Ireland Limited (38%, Operator (wholly owned subsidiary of Cairn Energy)), Providence Resources (32%), Chrysaor E&P Ireland (26%) and Sosina Exploration (4%) were awarded Spanish Point South as part of the 2011 […]