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Education & Employment news & information for Spain

Record global rankings rise for Spanish universities
Education/Work Sat, Mar 10, 2018

Record global rankings rise for Spanish universities

THIS year's global university rankings includes 12 Spanish colleges in the top 50, a major improvement on the 2017 edition. The QS Subject Rankings list considers universities by subject, and the dozen in Spain...

Government clampdown on 'invoicing cooperatives' and temporary job contracts
Education/Work Thu, Jan 25, 2018

Government clampdown on 'invoicing cooperatives'...

A CRACKDOWN in the ministry of employment has led to over 6,000 people being forced to register as self-employed after their 'invoicing cooperative' schemes were declared illegal. These cooperatives take on...

Minimum wage increases planned for next three years
Education/Work Wed, Dec 20, 2017

Minimum wage increases planned for next three years

THE national minimum wage is set to go up by 4% before the end of 2017 and will steadily rise between now and the year 2020, Spanish president Mariano Rajoy has pledged. European Union recommendations state that the...

A fifth of Spaniards would work from home if they could
Education/Work Wed, Nov 29, 2017

A fifth of Spaniards would work from home if they could

According to the latest report by What Workers Want, 21% of Spanish employees would choose to work from home if they were given the possibility to do so by their employers, although this percentage drops dramatically to...

Cash workers 'ordered to hide in manure heap' if police turned up
Education/Work Sun, Sep 17, 2017

Cash workers 'ordered to hide in manure heap' if...

AN EMPLOYER who forced his workers to hide in manure heaps whenever the police came by has been arrested in Almoradí (Alicante province). The farm labourers were non-EU foreigners without papers and working cash-in...

Ryanair cabin-crew recruitment days in Spain
Education/Work Fri, Sep 15, 2017

Ryanair cabin-crew recruitment days in Spain

LOW-COST airline Ryanair is seeking cabin crew, and is actively recruiting across Spain. Successful candidates will be given a three-year contract, although there is no suggestion it will not be renewed if required...

Staff 'should be told what their colleagues earn', says PSOE
Education/Work Wed, Sep 13, 2017

Staff 'should be told what their colleagues earn',...

EMPLOYEES should have the right to know what all their colleagues in their company earn, the opposition socialists (PSOE) in Spain's government says. According to Pedro Sánchez, leader of the left-wing party and...

World's top universities include 29 in Spain
Education/Work Wed, Sep 6, 2017

World's top universities include 29 in Spain

THE world's top 1,000 universities include 29 in Spain – two more than last year – according to the (THE) ranking for the 2017-2018 academic year. Along with the UK and Spain, a further 75 countries are present...

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