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Catalan officials will finally collect extra pay of 2012

The government spokesman, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo, announced on Friday that the Ministry of Finance has authorized the payment of the pending 20% extra pay for Catalan officials suspended in 2012 at the height of the budget cut. The Government of the Generalitat has been paying the extra pay to Catalan public employees in small …

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Christopher Lee from Domenech Abogados

On Thursday night at 6pm, we were happy to have International Lawyer Christopher Lee with us at the studio. He specializes in International Private Law with a focus on child abduction and gave us a comprehensive overview of this extensive topic. There are different kinds of child abduction, but Christopher Lee and his multilingual team provide …

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Catalan pre-registration schools might include option of choosing Castilian

The Generalitat had so far avoided giving families the option to choose a school enrollment of 25% in Spanish and now the government is studying to include this option. The Ministry of Education is considering including the so-called language box in the pre-registration brochures of the schools in Catalonia. It is a section that allows …

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Meet Ro Bradley Big Room House

Every Thursday from 9-10pm CET we welcome Ro Bradley Big Room House to Barcelona City FM 107.3. Bradley Clark was born in England and is a dual citizen of Australia, though his family is from Hungary, Australia and Canada, so a colorful mix. Right now, he is in Toronto, spending a lot of time at …

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Madrid: Chaos with ambulance transfers due to computer failure

A problem in the SUMMA ambulance management and coordination computer system, specifically for non-urgent scheduled transfers, has caused hours of waiting since the weekend. Waiting times are up to six hours. At the moment, the most affected hospitals are La Paz and Ramón y Cajal, although any center may suffer delays while the computer failure …

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Anna Klevtsova: Klev&Vera International Law Firm

This Wednesday morning we had Anna Klevtsova, Managing Partner of Klev&Vera, with us at Barcelona City FM 107.3. Two years ago, she started her International Law Firm with another partner, Helen Pino Vera. The firm is situated in the center of Barcelona, Carrer de Valencia, and now has a team of 10 people. What they …

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Is Madrid using economic news as propaganda?

The Financial Times designated Catalonia to be the best region to invest in Southern Europe just yesterday.  The Financial Times drew this conclusion for both 2018 and 2019, by examining economic potential, human capital/lifestyle, profitability, connectivity and business climate, comparing Catalonia to 450 other European regions and cities!Catalonia was ranked first, followed by Madrid, Lombardy, Istanbul and …

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Jordi Perez: CEO of GOBAI

This Tuesday morning at 9am we had Jordi Perez, CEO of GOBAI Group, with us. GOBAI Group is a property project management firm that specialises in technical projects and gaining approval from authorities for activities and facilities in Barcelona and surroundings. The GOBAI Group includes engineers, architects and technicians with professional experience in managing renovations and …

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Satellite Terminal in El Prat before 2026

The on-going growth of Barcelona-El Prat airport has forced the Ministry of Development to draft a new master plan that responds to the situation. Constructing a satellite terminal is the main point of action to absorb the rising number of monthly passengers registered by the airport. Aena’s (Spanish airports and air navigation) construction, which was …

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DJ Katty on Drive Time

We welcome charismatic DJ Katty every Monday to Barcelona City FM Drive Time! Starting from 5pm, you can immerse in the hottest mix of UK Garage and House for two hours. Should you miss him do not despair! He is also playing on Saturday from 11 pm! DJ Katty loves UK Garage/House and told us …

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