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The Spanish Foreign Affairs Minister, José Manuel García-Margallo, on Wednesday (by J. Soler)

16 April 2014 09:41 PM

Spanish Foreign Affairs Minister accuses the Catalan Government of lying about independent Catalonia's EU membership

The Spanish Foreign Affairs Minister, José Manuel García-Margallo, has accused the Catalan Government of "not telling the whole truth" regarding the EU membership of an independent Catalonia. García-Margallo stated a month...

The Catalan Minister for the Presidency, Francesc Homs, reacting to the European Commission's comments (by P. Mateos)

15 April 2014 10:10 PM

Brussels repeats that EU Treaties would no longer apply in a seceded region but opens the door for nuances

A Spokesperson for the European Commission was asked on Tuesday about the report issued on Monday by the Catalan Government's Advisory Council for National Transition, which stated that EU Treaties did not include any provision regarding the...

The Catalan Government's Advisory Council for the National Transition met this Monday (by P. Mateos)

14 April 2014 09:46 PM

Catalan Government's Advisory Council: an independent Catalonia would not be excluded from the EU

An independent Catalonia would benefit from transition measures that would guarantee the continuity of European Union agreements, thus staying within the Schengen Area and the Euro Zone. This is the most likely scenario in the event of...

The Spanish Deputy PM on Friday (by La Moncloa)

12 April 2014 02:24 PM

The Spanish Government rejects a Constitution reform once again "because there is no consensus"

The Spanish Deputy Prime Minister, Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría, has asked the President of the Catalan Government, Artur Mas, to abandon his demands to organise a self-determination vote in order to start a dialogue. She was...

The Catalan President Artur Mas on Wednesday at the Catalan Parliament (by P. Solà)

10 April 2014 01:02 AM

Catalan President to Spanish PM: "set a day and a time" to talk and present a Constitutional reform

The day after the Spanish Parliament's debate about Catalonia's self-determination vote, the President of the Catalan Government, Artur Mas, asked the Spanish Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, to "set a day and a time" to start talking about the...

The Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy answering the Catalan Parliament's petition (by G. Sanz)

08 April 2014 11:56 PM

Rajoy gives another “no” to Catalonia and offers a banned Constitutional reform

On Tuesday evening the Spanish Parliament rejected a motion to transfer to the Catalan Government the power to organise a specific non-binding self-determination referendum, using Article 150.2 of the Constitution. 86% of all Spanish MPs...

The Spanish Parliament (by ACN)

07 April 2014 10:29 PM

Spanish Parliament to reject one of the legal ways for an agreed self-determination vote in Catalonia

The Catalan Parliament is formally requesting the Spanish authorities to transfer the power to organise referendums to the Catalan Government, using Article 150.2 of the Constitution in order to organise an agreed self-determination vote in...

04 April 2014 12:08 AM

Ibex 35 pharmaceutical Grífols' President supports the Catalan President's plans

Víctor Grífols, the President and part owner of the Catalan pharmaceutical company Grífols – which is one of the world leaders for blood-derivate products – has advised the President of the Catalan Government,...

Spanish Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, on Thursday in Brussels (by European Council)

04 April 2014 12:06 AM

Spanish PM Rajoy in Brussels: Catalans and Spaniards "share the same blood"

Spain's Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, did not want to disclose whether he will participate in the Spanish Parliament's debate on transferring referendum powers to the Catalan Government using Article 150.2 of the Constitution. The debate is...

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