Iberia hopes to bring 50,000 visitors from China to Spain with their new Shanghai route.

Iberia hopes to bring 50,000 visitors from China to Spain with their new Shanghai route.

The launch of a direct connection between Shanghai and Madrid has marked a historical moment for Iberia. Luis Gallego, the CEO, remarked shortly after the arrival of the first flight from Shanghai to Madrid that, whilst it is a complicated...

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IIM June 30, 2016 No Comments

Primark wants to double its presence in Spain

Primark wants to double its presence in Spain

“Spain is still a relatively new market for Primark. We have ample room to grow.” affirmed John Bason, the CFO of the Irish fashion chain, which has already become the largest fashion retailer in Spain by market share. According to...

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IIM June 7, 2016 No Comments

Aena launches its competition for the design and construction of hotels and offices at Barajas and El Prat airports

Aena launches its competition for the design and construction of hotels and offices at Barajas and El Prat airports

Aena, the operator of Spanish airports, has put into motion plans to develop property projects at Barajas and El Prat airports, where it wants to construct offices and hotels on the millions of square meters of empty land it owns....

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IIM May 30, 2016 No Comments

Madrid to welcome a corporate trip of 3,000 Chinese workers

Madrid to welcome a corporate trip of 3,000 Chinese workers

The Tiens Group, who in 2015 brought 6,500 employees to France has chosen Spain for its 2016 annual corporate trip. The trip which is awarded to a large part of Tiens’s workforce by CEO Li Jinyuan, one of China’s wealthiest...

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IIM April 25, 2016 No Comments

Spain and Madrid are the favorite Erasmus countries and cities

Spain and Madrid are the favorite Erasmus countries and cities

3 Spanish cities are among the top 10 preferred destinations for students going on an Erasmus which makes Spain the most popular country for European students. Madrid came in first place as the best Erasmus city according to the study...

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IIM April 14, 2016 No Comments

Ryanair to create 1,200 new jobs in Spain in 2015

Ryanair to create 1,200 new jobs in Spain in 2015

CEO of Irish airline Ryanair, Michael O´Leary, landed in Madrid on Tuesday, 24th March, to discuss their plans to increase operations in Spain with the creation of roughly 1,200 new jobs in 2015. According to Mr. O´Leary, the jobs will...

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IIM March 30, 2015 No Comments

Madrid, a 7 star shopping destination

Madrid, a 7 star shopping destination

The General Manager for Commerce of the Region of Madrid has launched the "Madrid 7 star" campaign to place Madrid as a luxury international shopping destination. The campaign is especially oriented towards the Asian market. Thus, specific shopping routes have...

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IIM March 30, 2015 No Comments