Rajoy optimistic about Almería’s prospects

Mariano Rajoy has been wandering around the Poniente, visiting tomato export centres and whatnot, and says he is “optimistic” about the future for the province. “Things are starting to get better” he declared. “I’m always proud to see people working hard and getting things right”. Mariano Rajoy examines cheap pulp thrillers at Almería’s feria del libro yesterday. Local PP worthies cluster around him.[/caption] ] Trouble was, he was talking about the farming sector in the Continue reading Rajoy optimistic about Almería’s prospects

CASI cooperative finds President has been dipping into the till

CASI, the massive farmers cooperative, has announced legal actions against their (now ex-) president José María Andújar after they discovered he’d been dipping into the till. The scandal started earlier this year when a number of cooperative members voiced suspicion about the multi million accounts of the cooperative. He retaliated by launching disciplinary measures against any member who dared voice complaint.