30 billion euros of cuts to be announced this weekend

A new wave of “financial adjustments” (cuts) are expected to be announced this weekend or early next week by the Spanish government, totalling up to 30 billion euros according to some reports. The cuts are to meet EU demands in exchange for the 100 billion bailout. The IVA increase is expected to be among the changes. Other changes are likely to be further pay cuts in the public sector, a freeze on pensions and benefits, Continue reading 30 billion euros of cuts to be announced this weekend

Worker piddles in the coffee machine at Baza property registrar

A judicial investigation is underway after human urine was discovered in the coffee served to workers at Baza’s registro de la propiedad. El Mundo reports that workers there have complained of “strained relations” between the staff, and it appears that someone may have piddled in the coffee machine. The alarm was raised after several people complained about the new brand, only to be told that it was the same as always. “Why’s it taste different Continue reading Worker piddles in the coffee machine at Baza property registrar