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MADRID - Zara-owner Inditex posted a rise in first-half profits Wednesday thanks to what analysts said was a well-honed business model allowing the Spanish group to beat rivals in whisking new trends to the shopfloor...
22 Sep 2016
MADRID, SPAIN: Spain's government on Thursday defied Google's vow to shut down its Spanish online news service in protest at being made to pay for content, in its latest legal clash in Europe...
12 Dec 2014
BARCELONA, SPAIN: Fresh from a US$19bn takeover by Facebook, mobile messaging service WhatsApp said it will launch free voice calls by the middle of this year.
25 Feb 2014
MADRID, SPAIN: Spain's international telecommunications group Telefonica revealed slumping profits in the third quarter of 2013 on Friday but said underlying revenues were climbing and debt levels had dropped.
11 Nov 2013
MADRID, SPAIN: Heavily indebted Spanish telecoms firm Telefonica said Tuesday it had agreed to sell a 65.9% stake in its Czech unit to Czech financial group PPF for €2.47bn ($3.3bn).
6 Nov 2013
MADRID, SPAIN: Spanish textile company Inditex, owner of global fashion brand Zara, reported a slight rise in profits in the first half of 2013 on Wednesday, 18 September, saying it had made a solid start to sales in the second half.
19 Sep 2013
MADRID, SPAIN: Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's America Movil said Monday it is backing rival Spanish group Telefonica's sweetened takeover bid, valued at €8.55bn (US$11.4bn), for German mobile operator E-Plus.
27 Aug 2013
LONDON, UK / BERLIN, GERMANY / LISBON, PORTUGAL / MADRID, SPAIN: Vodafone celebrates a new era in telecoms by literally turning everything red.
26 Aug 2013
THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS: Dutch telecom operator KPN has announced that it had sold its German subsidiary E-Plus to Spain's Telefonica for €5bn in cash and a 17.6% stake in Telefonica Deutschland.
24 Jul 2013
LYON, FRANCE / ARAGON, MURCIA, SPAIN: Euronews is breaking into the Spanish free-to-air DTT following the agreements with two regional TV stations, Aragón TV (ATV) in Aragon and 7RM in Murcia to partially distribute its signal and content to almost 1 million homes combined. With the deal, the recently-created Euronews Network is also expanding with ATV as a new member, the first Spanish partner of the Network.
22 Jan 2013
MADRID, SPAIN: Spanish telecoms titan Telefonica erased the red ink and posted a third-quarter profit on Wednesday as it turned away from crisis-hit Europe to find riches in Latin America.
8 Nov 2012
NEW YORK, US: Purchases of environmentally protective products have grown significantly in two of the world's leading markets - China and Brazil; but the widespread perception that these products are too expensive may be blocking deeper adoption.
21 Aug 2012
BRASILIA, BRAZIL: Ad Dynamo announced its entry into Brazil yesterday. "Brazil represents an enormous growth market in both online and mobile advertising, and we're very pleased to be launching here with a relevant and established player such as Realmedia," says Sean Riley, CEO of Ad Dynamo.
26 Apr 2012
CUPERTINO, US: Apple has announced it has sold three million of its new iPad, since its launch on Friday, March 16. The new iPad features a new Retina display, Apple's new A5X chip with quad-core graphics, a 5 megapixel iSight camera with advanced optics for capturing photos and 1080p HD video, and the same all-day 10 hour battery life*.
22 Mar 2012