Tag: Spain

SPORTS

History Making Spain Takes Home 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Spain won its first Women’s World Cup title, beating England 1-0 in the final on Sunday, August 20, 2023. It was a historic achievement for Spain, which had never reached the final before and had faced a near-mutiny by players last year over the management of coach Jorge Vilda. Spain showed its bold and brilliant style of play throughout the […]

BUSINESS

Spain Antitrust Watchdog Puts Amazon And Apple In A Spot Of Bother 

Spain’s antitrust regulator has imposed fines worth a total of 218 million dollars on Amazon and Apple for colluding to restrict competition on the Amazon website in Spain.  CNMC says the two contracts the companies signed on October 31, 2018, granting Amazon the status of authorized Apple dealer, included anti-competitive clauses that affected the online market for electronic devices in […]

SPORTS

Reggae Girlz Proves No Match For Spain

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz took a 3-nil shellacking from Spain in their opening match of the Cup of Nations at Central Coast Stadium in Australia on Thursday. The Spaniards were in command performance controlling the game from start to finish. Matie Oroz, Esther Gonzales, and Fiamma Benitez put their names on the goal sheet to place their team in a winning […]

Jamaica

Gains For Jamaica At Trade Fair In Spain

Jamaica’s presence at the recently concluded international trade fair in Spain has reaped tremendous benefits for the island’s recovering tourism sector, says Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett. In an interview with JIS News, Mr. Bartlett said the visit by a high-powered Jamaican delegation, which included Director of Tourism Donovan White and Chief Strategist and Senior Adviser in the Ministry […]

NEWS

WHO Applauds Spain’s Effort In COVID-19 Fight

World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has applauded the efforts of Spain in arresting the spread of the coronavirus disease in the country. “It is with great respect that I join the King of Spain, the Prime Minister, and the entire government of the country to pay tribute to the people who have fallen victim to COVID-19,” said […]

SPORTS

Jamaica’s Track Star Elaine Thompson Continues Her Winning Form

Jamaica national 200 meter champion, Elaine Thompson continued her winning ways by clocking a meet record of 10.90 second to win the 100 meters at the IAAF World Challenge meet in Madrid, Spain. Andrew Fisher of the University of Technology dipped below 10 seconds for the first time, recording a personal best 9.94 seconds for second in the men’s 100m, […]