eBay buys Spain's Ticketbis for $165M to expand StubHub into Europe, Latin America, Asia
While EBay continues to build out its core marketplace for physical goods, it's also investing to expand other businesses and brands, too. Today the company announced that it has acquired Ticketbis, an online ticket marketplace based out of Bilbao.
Mariano Rajoy tells Spain: Choose me or the hard-left
In the early days, it advocated for a default on Spain's rising public debt and for a state-provided basic income for every citizen. Some of its proposals have mellowed, but it still wants to defy the EU-prescribed austerity measures implemented by Rajoy.
Bellota, Absinthe Group's new Spain-inspired restaurant, opens this week
Clockwise from top left--Croqueta--creamy clam and sea urchin fritter, pickled ramp, seaweed powder--Almeja--poached seasonal clam with carrot, saffro, fava--Cruda raw, grass-fed beef with oyster escabeche, harissa, benne--served at Bellota, a new high ...
Leak Reveals: Spain's Right Will Push Austerity If Wins Again
Mariano Rajoy, leader of Spain's right-wing People's Party and caretaker prime minister, promised more cuts and more austerity should his party win the June 26 general elections. His statements sharply contradict promises he made in the past when he ...
UNICEF, Canada, Netherlands assist Ghana in sanitation
Ghana Business News
The vehicles were funded by the United Nations Children and Education Fund (UNICEF), the governments of Canada and the Netherlands and their non-governmental partners. They comprise nine Toyota Hilux and two Toyota Land cruiser vehicles.
Dutch F-35s Land in the Netherlands
WASHINGTON – The Netherlands' first two F-35s landed at Leeuwarden Air Base yesterday, marking fifth-generation jet's first eastbound transatlantic crossing. The jets, known as AN-1 and AN-2, made the journey from Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., ...
Italy, Sweden and Netherlands Vie for Two Available Security Council Seats
May 23, 2016 – Elections for five new members of the Security Council take place next month with contested races in three of the five UN regional groups with only Bolivia running uncontested to replace Venezuela for the one available seat for Latin ...
Netherlands' Largest Hotel Chain, Fletcher Hotels Sold In Management Buyout
The Netherlands' largest hotel chain, Fletcher Hotels has been sold in a management buyout, the company announced Monday. The buyout was led by CEO Rob Hermans and CFO Edwin van Heteren, who teamed with equity partners NIBC Bank and ...