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Catalonia

“All About Damage Control”

Authored by Nick Corbishley via WolfStreet.com, Yesterday, my wife and I took our first walk to the beach since Spain entered lockdown almost three and a half months ago. From there, we meandered through El Born, which together with Sant Pere and Santa Caterina, forms one of the four barrios…
bubmag
June 25, 2020
Catalonia

Canizares: I feel very uneasy when Guardiola talks about Spain

Spain Played together at 1992 OlympicsLUIS GABRIEL, CHEMA REY Y MIGUEL RUIZMARCASantiago Canizares has questioned Pep Guardiola's previous comments about Spain.The current Manchester City boss is a proud Catalan and is often seen wearing a Catalan independence ribbon.Both Guardiola and Canizares represented Spain at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, winning the…
bubmag
June 19, 2020
Catalonia

Messi scores as Barcelona tops Leganés in return to Camp Nou

MADRID (AP) — In its first match without fans at the 99,000-capacity Camp Nou Stadium since the Spanish league was suspended because of the coronavirus, Barcelona defeated Leganés 2-0 Tuesday with a goal by Lionel Messi. Ansu Fati also scored as Barcelona overcame a slow start against its last-place opponent…
bubmag
June 17, 2020
Catalonia

Coronavirus reduces sparkle in Spain’s cava industry

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain's 1.2 billion euro cava sector has had a turbulent few years with a grape-farmers' strike, foreign buyouts of family firms and a sales hit from the Catalonia separatist crisis. And all that before the coronavirus came along. Spain's lockdown, one of Europe's strictest, crushed the tourism…
bubmag
June 1, 2020
Catalonia

Coronavirus reduces sparkle in Spain’s cava industry

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain’s 1.2 billion euro cava sector has had a turbulent few years with a grape-farmers’ strike, foreign buyouts of family firms and a sales hit from the Catalonia separatist crisis. And all that before the coronavirus came along. Spain’s lockdown, one of Europe’s strictest, crushed the tourism…
bubmag
June 1, 2020