Bank moves HQ from Barcelona to Valencia as Madrid eases relocation laws - Western Telegraph

Western TelegraphBank moves HQ from Barcelona to Valencia as Madrid eases relocation lawsWestern TelegraphBosses at Caixabank have agreed to move its base from Barcelona to the eastern city of Valencia, outside Spain's Catalonia region. The move confirms a trend that started after Catalans voted on Sunday for secession from Spain in a poll not recognised ...and more »

Europe waits for the dust to settle - Independent Online

Independent OnlineEurope waits for the dust to settleIndependent OnlineA man with an esteleda, or Catalonia independence flag, walks along a pedestrian crossing before the 'Yes' vote closing campaign in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. Catalonia's planned referendum on secession is due be held Sunday by the ...and more »

Catalonia referendum results: 90% voted FOR independence - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukCatalonia referendum results: 90% voted FOR independenceExpress.co.ukWith the overwhelming pro-independence result confirmed, pro-independence politicians in the Catalan parliament are planning a debate and vote on the matter as their first order of business for next week. The official declaration of independence is ...and more »

Catalan parliament defies Madrid pressure - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsCatalan parliament defies Madrid pressureABS-CBN NewsBARCELONA/MADRID - Catalan secessionists were working on Friday towards a unilateral declaration of independence from Spain that could be adopted next week in defiance of a court order and increased economic pressure from Madrid. After Spain's ...and more »

More companies quit Catalonia as break from Spain looms - WCYB

WCYBMore companies quit Catalonia as break from Spain loomsWCYBSpain's Banco de Sabadell SA is one of several companies to announce they would move their legal base out of Catalonia after last weekend's independence referendum. More companies quit Catalonia as break from Spain looms David Ramos/Getty Images.and more »

Catalan bank Sabadell moves legal base amid provincial independence turmoil - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizCatalan bank Sabadell moves legal base amid provincial independence turmoilGears Of BizSpain's fifth-largest bank has triggered process to move to Alicante to ensure it stays within the ECB's framework. Banco Sabadell. Spain's fifth largest bank and one of Catalonia's largest financial services provider – Banco Sabadell – said on Friday ...and more »

Spanish bank Caixabank says it will move its base from Barcelona to Valencia amid political uncertainty - Washington Post

Spanish bank Caixabank says it will move its base from Barcelona to Valencia amid political uncertaintyWashington PostBARCELONA, Spain — Spanish bank Caixabank says it will move its base from Barcelona to Valencia amid political uncertainty. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...and more »

Results of Catalan secession poll submitted to region's parliament - expressandstar.com

expressandstar.comResults of Catalan secession poll submitted to region's parliamentexpressandstar.comThe Catalan government has submitted to the regional parliament the final results of a disputed referendum on secession from Spain, a necessary step before declaring independence as separatist politicians have promised. Spain's central authorities have ...and more »

IMF Warns Spain of Economic Risks of Catalonia Tensions – IMF Chief in Spain - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalIMF Warns Spain of Economic Risks of Catalonia Tensions – IMF Chief in SpainSputnik InternationalAs several major companies based in Catalonia have announced plans to change their legal addresses after the independence referendum held in the region on Sunday, which is considered by Madrid to be illegal, the IMF warned Spain of the economic ...and more »

Catalonia Government Announces Final Independence Referendum Results - London South East (blog)

Catalonia Government Announces Final Independence Referendum ResultsLondon South East (blog)BARCELONA (Alliance News) - Catalonia's government has announced the final results of its referendum on independence from Spain, with little change from those announced just hours after polls were closed on Sunday. After counting all the votes, 90.18% ...and more »

Catalan parliament defies Madrid pressure, works on independence declaration - Reuters

ReutersCatalan parliament defies Madrid pressure, works on independence declarationReutersTiles with the Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) are displayed on a table covered with a Catalan flag at an arts and craft market four days after the banned independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera.and more »

The cost of Catalonia's independence drive - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleThe cost of Catalonia's independence driveDeutsche WelleWhat is the economic cost of Catalonia's drive for independence? Whether the region does succeeds in its ambition to break away of not, the uncertainty is already making businesses weigh up their options. And the government in Madrid has today passed a ...and more »

The Latest: Catalan officials submit final results of vote - Washington Post

Washington PostThe Latest: Catalan officials submit final results of voteWashington PostMADRID — The Latest on Spain's political crisis amid Catalonia's push for independence (all times local):. 5:45 p.m.. The Catalan government says it has submitted to the regional parliament the final results of a disputed referendum on secession from ...and more »

Spanish government representative apologises for Catalonia violence - DIGITALLOOK

DIGITALLOOKSpanish government representative apologises for Catalonia violenceDIGITALLOOKA representative for the Spanish government in Catalonia has apologised for the violence which marred Sunday's illegal referendum in the region. Enric Millo said the government "regrets and apologises on behalf of the officers that intervened" in ...and more »

Spain: No dialogue until Catalonia drops independence bid - CTV News

CTV NewsSpain: No dialogue until Catalonia drops independence bidCTV NewsMADRID -- The spokesman for Spain's government declared Friday that "coexistence is broken" in Catalonia, blaming separatist authorities in the wealthy northeastern region for pushing ahead with their independence bid. Government spokesman Inigo ...and more »

Spain apologises to injured Catalans - Geo News, Pakistan

Geo News, PakistanSpain apologises to injured CatalansGeo News, PakistanMADRID: A Spanish government official Friday offered the first apology to Catalans injured by police during their outlawed independence vote as the sides showed tentative signs of seeking an exit from the crisis. In Spain's deepest political crisis in ...and more »

Spanish utility Gas Natural moves legal base from Catalonia to Madrid - source - Reuters

ReutersSpanish utility Gas Natural moves legal base from Catalonia to Madrid - sourceReutersFILE PHOTO - The logo of Spanish utility company Gas Natural Fenosa is seen on top of one of its main buildings in Madrid February 17, 2015. REUTERS/Sergio Perez. MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish utility Gas Natural on Friday decided to move its legal base ...and more »

Why Does Catalonia Want To Leave Spain? Madrid Is Resisting Catalans' Vote For Independence - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizWhy Does Catalonia Want To Leave Spain? Madrid Is Resisting Catalans' Vote For IndependenceGears Of BizPolice from Madrid will attempt to forcibly stop a vote for independence from happening on Oct. 1 in Catalonia, a northeastern region of Spain. Boasting the internationally beloved city of Barcelona, Catalonia has long celebrated its distinctive ...and more »

Catalans and Kurds: Different worlds, same dreams of independence - Middle East Eye

Middle East EyeCatalans and Kurds: Different worlds, same dreams of independenceMiddle East EyeBARCELONA - Hundreds of thousands mobbed the streets of Catalonia this week to protest against violence during the region's independence referendum. According to Barcelona's local police force, which is run by city hall, 700,000 people gathered in the ...and more »

Spain's apology to Catalonia soothes financial market jitters - Reuters

ReutersSpain's apology to Catalonia soothes financial market jittersReutersFILE PHOTO - Traders talk as the IBEX 35 session is displayed on an electronic board at Madrid's stock exchange June 29, 2012. REUTERS/Susana Vera. LONDON (Reuters) - An apology from Spain for a violent police crackdown on Catalonia's ...and more »